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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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Civil War Philanthropist, Wisconsin First Lady, Nurse, and Teacher
Confederacy President's Experience in Wisconsin
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Governor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman, Founder of General Mills
Fur Trader, Land Speculator, Politician and Founder of Milwaukee
Civil War veteran and Trappist Monk
Menominee war chief
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 15th Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Congressman
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