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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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Novelist, Biographer, Scholar and Teacher
Lawyer, Politician and Judge
Soldier, Fur Trader and "Father of Wisconsin"
Suffragist and Lecturer
Lawyer, Land Agent, Banker and Lumberman
Educator, University President and Author
Documented and Legendary Accounts of Lincoln's Visits to Wisconsin
Indian Sachem and Leader
Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
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