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Civil Rights Advocate and Legislator
Fort Atkinson Poet
Chief of the Menominee Indians
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
French Exploration of the North American Interior
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Authtor, Attorney, State Senator
Teacher, Newspaperman and Politician
Suffragist, Social Worker and Reformer
Lawyer, Politician and Governor
Pioneer in Home Economics
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