This Is What Life In Wisconsin Looked Like In 1941. WOW.

Especially this time of year, it’s great to look back and see how far we’ve come. In this article, we are looking at our history as a state. Specifically, in the year 1941. Things were quite different back then, but while some things have changed, our reliance on the dairy industry–as heavily documented here–has not. Scroll down for some awesome photos of life in Wisconsin in 1941.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Were you alive in Wisconsin during 1941? Are those photos an accurate representation of what life was like?