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Zoologist, Professor and University President
Musician and Concert Violinist
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
Civil War Philanthropist, Wisconsin First Lady, Nurse, and Teacher
Professor, University President, Geologist and Author
Brief biography of University of Wisconsin chemistry and natural history professor, Ezra Slocum Carr.
Urban Planning in Wisconsin
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