Local History & Genealogy


Digital Material


  • Portage County Historical Society includes the Malcolm Rosholt Online Archives
  • UWSP Library's Area Research Center  Contains public records, corporate records, personal papers and genealogical sources pertaining to Portage County and eight other counties in central and north central Wisconsin. 
  • Stevens Point Area Genealogical Society
  • Recollection Wisconsin, this website provides Wisconsin residents and audiences worldwide with free access to a growing set of historical resources from the collections of libraries, archives, museums and historical societies across the state. But this site is a place for more than just viewing digital resources. You’re also invited to contribute your own memories, images, knowledge and thoughts.
  • Portage County Groundwater Home Page, this site was created by the Groundwater Citizens Advisory Committee. People of all ages and backgrounds who want to learn about the water they drink and use every day, ways to help, and other resources should explore these pages.

updated 1/17/2015