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Learn about the lives of your favorite Wisconsin historical figures, from the famous to infamous, and their contributions to our state's history.
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Trader, Scout and Interpreter
Legendary Midwestern Artist
Lumberman, Resort Operator and Humorist
Pioneer Fur Trader
French Exploration of the North American Interior
Teacher, Newspaperman and Politician
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman, Founder of General Mills
Explorer and Trader
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