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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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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, University of Wisconsin Regent
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Governor
Wisconsin Civil War Soldier, U. S. Senator, German-Language Newpaper Editor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman
Lumberman, Financier and Congressman
Lawyer, Judge, Politician and Land Speculator
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Lawyer, Politician, Land Speculator, Promoter and Author
Teacher, Newspaperman and Politician
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