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Conservationist, Preservationist and Writer
Poet and Temperance Advocate
Wisconsin Civil War Historian and Author
Novelist, Biographer, Scholar and Teacher
Explorer and Author
Author and Publisher
Author, Diplomat, Editor and Professor
Fort Atkinson Poet
Educator, University President and Author
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