Contact Us

Contact Information:

Bay View Historical Society (General Info): Margaret Herzfeld, President (

Beulah Brinton House Rental Information:

Financial Information: Dana Hansen,

Membership Information:


Got an Idea for a Newsletter Story?

We’re always looking for story ideas for The Bay View Historian, our quarterly newsletter.

To submit an idea for a story that you’d like to see published in our newsletter, email:


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Our newsletter, The Bay View Historian is published four times per year. To access The Historian use the publications tab on our website.


Got a Question?


Questions about the BVHS:

If you have a question about the Bay View Historical Society send an email to:


Questions about research:

If you have a research question, we will do our best to get back to you with an answer. Heads-Up – we have a limited volunteers to conduct research on the many questions that we receive through our web site, so it may take several weeks before we are able to respond.

For a quicker response to your research question, you may want to try contacting the following resources:

  • Milwaukee Public Library Ready Reference: 414-286-3011
  • Milwaukee Public Library Humanities Room: 414-286-3061
  • Milwaukee County Historical Society Research Library: 414-273-8288


Questions about home research:

If you’re interested in researching the history of your home or other building, please visit the Milwaukee Department of City Development (DCD) web site:

DCD Historic Preservation Research

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