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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Three-Term Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Diplomat
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Manufacturer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Attorney General and State Senator
Brief biography of University of Wisconsin chemistry and natural history professor, Ezra Slocum Carr.
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
Father of Wildlife Ecology
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Civil War Mascot, 8th Wisconsin Infantry
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