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The Museum has some books for sale that may be of interest to Vernon County historians. You may order and pay on line with our convenient online order form.

"Barns Without Corners"


by Kevin and Patsy Alderson
The history of Vernon County's round barns.
(Includes photos, paintings, and a map)
Softbound, 43 pages
$15.95 plus $3.00 shipping

"Alphabetical Index to 1878 Vernon County WI Plat Map"

1878 index

All name index and map of each township
Softbound, 98 pages
$12.00 plus $3.00 shipping

"Vernon County Cemetery Locations and Histories"


by Judy Mathison
Guide to finding cemeteries in Vernon County
(with pictures)
$15.00 plus $3.00 shipping

"Viroqua's Main Street History 1846 - 1996"

main st

researched by Vic & Donna Navrestad
A history of each building by address giving a chronological listing of owners and their business, indexed.
Illustrated 353 pages
$75.00 plus $5.00 shipping

"Hometown Heritage, A Celebration of Viroqua's 150th Birthday"


by Maurine Fritz
A History of Viroqua, Wisconsin
Easy reading for children and adults
(Including pictures that kids may want to color)
Softbound, 28 pages
$5.00 plus $3.00 shipping

"Vernon County Courthouse Viroqua, WI 1880 - 1998"


Listing of Vernon Co. supervisors since 1852.
Also includes the history of the jail.
Softbound, 31 pages
$5.00 plus $3.00 shipping

"Vernon County Teachers College Graduates 1908-1971 Viroqua, WI"


Softbound, 44 pages
$12.00 plus $3.00 shipping

"Index to Birth Registrations for Vernon County, WI 1859-1902"


Softbound, 167 pages
$40.00 plus $3.00 shipping

"Marriage Index for Vernon County, WI
Dec 1850-1914"


(Bad Ax County until 1862)
compiled by Elsa Banta
Alphabetical by groom and bride's maiden name
Softbound, 224 pages
$50.00 plus $5.00 shipping

"Memories of Newton Valley"


by June Zalewski
Photos, maps and reminiscences of Newton, WI
Softbound, 118 pages
$20.00 plus $3.00 shipping

"Little Indian Girl in the Big Basket"

Little Girl in the Big Basket

by June Pedretti
A picture book for kids
Spiralbound, 11 sturdy pages
$15.00 plus $3.00 shipping

"Bella Danger"

Bella Danger

by Patrick J. Rash
contains photos, maps, and information about 32 steamboats that sank on the Upper Mississippi River in the 19th century
Softbound, 24 pages
$5 plus $3 shipping