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Professor, Author and Historian
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lumberman
Pioneer and Hoaxer
Conservationist, Writer, Explorer
Trader, Scout and Interpreter
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician
Suffragist and Minister
Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 9th Governor of Wisconsin
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