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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Manufacturer
Professor, Geologist and University President
Educator, University President and Author
Father of the Wisconsin Dairy Industry, Wisconsin Governor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Governor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Attorney General and State Senator
Lawyer and Politician
Lawyer, Politician, Senator, Cabinet Officer and Philanthropist
Civil War Mascot, 8th Wisconsin Infantry
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