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Creating the Wisconsin Territory
The Power of the Pumpkin
An Unreliable Text and Other Evidence
An Old Man's Tall Tale
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
How Wisconsin was Divided
A Bizarre Story of Land Prospecting Gone Awry
Wisconsin's Involvement with the war on the French, British and Natives
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