March on Milwaukee relaunched!

The award-winning March on Milwaukee Civil Rights History Project was relaunched this week. The updated digital collection, which provides online access to primary sources telling the story of the Milwaukee civil rights movement, has been entirely redesigned. New content includes over 500 pages from the papers of Vel Phillips, the first woman and first African-American to serve on the Common Council, recently donated to the Wisconsin … Continue reading March on Milwaukee relaunched!

AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW) Digital Collection Launches Today

In recognition of World AIDS Day, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Archives and Digital Collections announce the launch of the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW) digital collection.  The digital collection includes posters, photographs and selected audio-visual materials documenting ARCW’s pioneering work to eradicate HIV/AIDS in Wisconsin.  The digitized items represent a small portion of a much larger collection of ARCW records that were donated to … Continue reading AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW) Digital Collection Launches Today