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Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
How Wisconsin was Divided
Creating the Wisconsin Territory
The Birth of the Badgers
A Wisconsin Civil War Story
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