1. Fill out the form below. Either print it out and mail it, or hit "Submit" to Email it to us.
2. To mail this form include a specific research/reference request and payment to:
Sauk County Historical Society
P.O. Box 651
Baraboo, WI 53913
3. Payment by check or money order. You may also pay using
PayPal or a major credit card (see bottom of page).
4. Allow up to 4 weeks from receipt of payment for response.
Research service Fee schedule
$15 Initial request. Then $15/hour after that.
$15.00 initial request. Then $25/hour after that*
$.50 per page
$1.00 per page
*Note: You may wish to become a member at $20/year to get the cheaper SCHS Membership rate.
You must include $15.00 with your request to initiate a preliminary search.
You will then be notified what we found and of any additional research & copy fees.
In order to maximize the potential results of your request, please keep the following
suggestions in mind as you prepare your query:
Directed Research Clearly define the scope of your query. For example, please
provide specific names, dates, locations, etc. (when known). Keep in mind that
our collections emphasize Sauk County area history and genealogy.
Research Objectives It is important that you explicitly state your intended research
objectives. Essentially, what do you know and what do you want to find out?
Prior Sources In an effort to prevent repetitive research, please be sure to indicate
the sources that you have already consulted during the course of any
Sorry, we can not conduct research without this form and initial payment.
After you fill out the Research Request form above, you must click the "Submit" button before you enter your payment below. Scroll down to see the buttons if necessary. Select either Initial Research or Payment for Research Materials Otherwise we will not know what your payment is for. Thanks.
Payment for Research Materials Such as Xerox copies, Etc.