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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, Lumberman
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 9th Governor of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician
Professor, Author and Historian
Trader, Scout and Interpreter
Suffragist and Minister
Pioneer and Hoaxer
Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Conservationist, Writer, Explorer
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