Our Club's History

The Wisconsin Geological Society has been around since 1936!  Check this page often as we continue to update our club's history.

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1935 - the early beginnings of WGS

1935 - Early Days

WGS Christmas Party
December 13, 1937 at Downer College

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Image Credit:

The Silurian trilobite Calymene celebra Raymond, 1916; Racine Dolomite Formation, inter-reef; Brookfield, Wisconsin; K.C. Gass collection. Wisconsin’s State fossil