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How the Natives Lost Their Land
Confederacy President's Experience in Wisconsin
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
A Warrior Prepared to Die is Disappointed
A Plot of Land Becomes a City
Military Outposts in Wisconsin
An Old Man's Tall Tale
From Slave to Healer
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