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A Bizarre Story of Land Prospecting Gone Awry
Creating the Wisconsin Territory
An Old Man's Tall Tale
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
A Bizarre Story of Scientific Progress
Evidence of First Feasts
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