Please choose an option below to get started:  


Type your story into an online form

Click on the link below to launch our online form. First, you'll be asked some brief biographical questions that will help us archive your stories properly.

Next, you'll find a variety of story themes and questions to respond to. You can submit after one story, or type in as many submissions as you like.



Record your story as a video or audio file

First, download the Story Guide below. The guide will provide technical tips on recording your submission, as well as interview questions to respond to.

You can interview yourself, or ask a friend or relative to interview you.

After completing the recording, please click the button below to upload your recording.

Mail in a written story

Download the question list below, and then mail in your handwritten or typed responses to:
Wisconsin Historical Society, c/o Kara O'Keeffe, 816 State St, Madison, WI 53706.