UCC and Wisconsin Conference History

Kay Hallanger, member at First Congregational Church, Baraboo, compiled these informational bulletins to celebrate the past 60 years of the United Church of Christ. In addition to general UCC history, her bulletins address some of the major areas of focus for our conference right now, from a historical perspective: race, gender, immigration and peace. Check them out here>

500th Anniversary of the Reformation Event

James Mohr, chair of the Historical Committee, wrote an article about the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation. Check it out here>

Archives and Research

The State Historical Society of Wisconsin Archives house historical material of the Wisconsin Conference of the United Church of Christ including:

Congregational Church
Evangelical and Reformed Church
United Church of Christ
Church history
Church records
(Name of individual church)

The records were generated by many different church agencies and include minutes, correspondence, reports, scrapbooks, programs, directories, financial records, constitutions and other materials dated from 1839.

If you are interested in researching your church or the United Church of Christ, contact them at:

Address: 816 State Street, Madison WI 53706-1482
Phone: 608-264-6400
Web addresses: Library catalog includes books, pamphlets, broadsides, newspapers and periodicals madcat.library.wisc.edu

Archive catalog includes church records, papers of individuals and records of organizations
The American Missionary Association (AMA)

Wisconsin Churches on the Eve of the Civil War by the Rev. Ramon R. Hernandez


Sign up for our newsletter!


Contact Us

(608) 846-7880