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Learn about the lives of your favorite Wisconsin historical figures, from the famous to infamous, and their contributions to our state's history.
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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Governor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Attorney General and State Senator
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Three-Term Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Diplomat
Civil War Mascot, 8th Wisconsin Infantry
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 9th Wisconsin Secretary of State, Newspaper Publisher
Father of Wildlife Ecology
Civil War Philanthropist, Wisconsin First Lady, Nurse, and Teacher
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