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Historical Essay

The Man with the Iron Hand

Learn about explorer Robert de La Salle's iron-handed chief lieutenant, Henri de Tonty, and what resulted in most likely the worst winter of his life.

Learn about the canal era and the use of steamboats on Wisconsin waterways and lakes in the 19-th century.
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