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Last Socialist to Run a Major American City
Wisconsin's First Scientist
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Marshall, Wisconsin Board of Regents Member
Brief biography of George H. Walker railroad promoter and politician who was twice mayor of Milwaukee (1851, 1853).
Brief biography of Philip Danforth Armour who established one of the world's largest meat packing firms.
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politician, 6th Wisconsin Governor, Presidential Cabinet Member
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