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Catholic Priest, Missionary, Architect and Scientist
Confederacy President's Experience in Wisconsin
An Old Man's Tall Tale
Fur Trader and Settler
Pioneer and Hoaxer
Missionary and Clergyman
Fur Trader, Merchant, Judge and Territorial Legislator
Wisconsin's first Methodist Missionary
Military Outposts in Wisconsin
A Bizarre Story of Scientific Progress
Pioneer Settler and Indian Trader
Evidence of First Feasts
When the Beaver was King
From Slave to Healer
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Creating the Wisconsin Territory
A Plot of Land Becomes a City
Lawyer, Judge, Politician and Land Speculator
Land Speculator and Businessman
Artist and Author
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