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Wisconsin Civil War Soldier, U. S. Senator, German-Language Newpaper Editor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Fond du Lac Manufacturer
Brief biography of Philip Danforth Armour who established one of the world's largest meat packing firms.
Symbol of Milwaukee Socialism
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman, Founder of General Mills
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Three-Term Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Diplomat
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lumberman
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