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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
Professor, University President, Geologist and Author
Father of Wildlife Ecology
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Three-Term Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Diplomat
Urban Planning in Wisconsin
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Governor's Guard
Brief biography of Reuben Gold Thwaites
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Manufacturer
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