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A Short Biography
Fur Trader, Land Speculator, Politician and Founder of Milwaukee
Missionary and Clergyman
Newspaperman, Politician and Inventor
Lumberman, Financier and Congressman
Canadian Clergyman, Missionary and Con Artist
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