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Influential Early Wisconsin Settlers

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How One Family Helped Build the Modern Tourist Destination

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Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Reebok baby shoes beaded by Ho-Chunk artist Linda Lucero, c. 1990. (Museum object #1993.102A-B)

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A Warrior Prepared to Die is Disappointed

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Historical Essay

Life in Early Madison

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An Unreliable Text and Other Evidence

Wisconsin History books teach that Jean Nicolet was the first white person to reach the state, but he may have been the second.
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