WorldCat Identities

Will, Tracy 1954-

Overview
Works: 21 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 1,742 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Local history  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Documentary television programs  Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Tracy Will
Wisconsin by Tracy Will( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history and culture of Wisconsin, describes the sights and attractions in each region of the state, and provides practical travel information
Forward! : a history of Dane : the capital county by Allen Ruff( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dane County place-names by Frederic G Cassidy( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The everything backyard book by Tracy Will( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19th century turn : the photography of Alvah Webber by Tracy Will( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Wisconsin stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of segments from the television series Wisconsin stories. Highlights some events, people, activities, and industrial and social changes in Wisconsin's history
Wisconsin by Tracy Will( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The H.H. Bennett Studio( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the State Historical Society of Wisconsin's restoration of the Bennett studio and the creation of an adjoining museum in Wisconsin Dells and tells the story of the photographer, H.H. Bennett. Explores how Bennett helped make the Wisconsin Dells an international tourist destination through distribution of his stereo photos and postcards in the late 19th century
The power of water( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a compilation of segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images to show how water has been important in the history of Wisconsin. Visits the reconstructed nineteenth century Herrling sawmill at the Wade House historic site in Greenbush; visits Waukesha and tells how the curative natural springs there promoted community development; and visits the restored Beckman Mill in Rock County, a nineteenth century gristmill where a new fish ladder has been built to protect fish
Spanish spoken here( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the Latino population in Wisconsin and how it has grown since 1990. Examines their struggles and their social and economic contributions to the state
Passing through( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images, tells of people who passed through Wisconsin, some of whom left lasting impact. Describes the heyday of some Wisconsin opera houses and the performers who visited; champion wrestler and Nekoosa native Ed "Strangler" Lewis; the Wisconsin picture postcards of traveling photographers Sherwin Gillette and L.L. Cook; and the founding and construction of Catholic churches in Wisconsin by Italian native Father Samuel Mazzuchelli
Wisconsin health policy report( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

School days( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Uses segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images to tell about some people who made special contributions to education in Wisconsin and had impact around the country. Looks at the work of Helen Parkhurst who promoted the Montessori method; one-room schools in the history of Wisconsin education; the principle of academic freedom fought for by the University of Wisconsin; and Milwaukee's St. Benedict the Moor boarding school for African American children
Our towns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In a compilation of individual segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images, visits four small Wisconsin towns, all different, but each started for a specific reason. Includes an ethnic Swiss town, and African-American resort town, a company-owned town, and a government-built town
More than a game( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tells that sports are part of local life in Wisconsin and can tell much about the state's history. Presents a compilation of segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images to look at some Wisconsin sports stories
Wisconsin stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the participation of Wisconsin in the American Civil War and describes the life of the soldiers
The Car show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images, describes some of Wisconsin's automotive history including manufacture, automobile travel, and racing. Tells about American Motors in Kenosha, formerly Nash Motors and prior to that, Jeffreys Car Company; the early days of motoring and the coast to coast Yellowstone Trail that ran through Wisconsin; and the Milwaukee Mile, the oldest continuously operating automobile racetrack in the country and the race car designs of Harry Miller
River & road( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tells that the Mississippi River borders many miles of Wisconsin and uses a compilation of segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images to describe aspects of the history of life and work on the river from the time of the early explorers to today
Let's go bowl!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In several segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images, describes bowling as being a big part of Wisconsin life and looks at ethnic and community ties to the sport and at how it became part of the fight against discrimination in sports
Camp co-op( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Describes cooperatives as a kind of business owned and operated by a group of people jointly making a product or offering a service. In a compilation of segments containing archival and contemporary footage and images, tells the history of cooperatives in Wisconsin and of the state's role in the national cooperative movement
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.02 for Dane Count ... to 0.84 for Wisconsin ...)

Wisconsin
Languages
English (35)

Covers
Dane County place-names