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A Short Biography
Fur Trader and Explorer
Soldier, Fur Trader and "Father of Wisconsin"
Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
French Official, Captain and Fur Trader
Canadian Clergyman, Missionary and Con Artist
Newspaperman, Politician and Inventor
Artist and Author
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