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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Author
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Helped Draft the Wisconsin Constitution
Conservationist, Preservationist and Writer
Influential Early Wisconsin Settlers
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politican, "War Democrat", U.S. Congressman, U.S. Ambassador
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Marshall, Wisconsin Board of Regents Member
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Attorney, Internal Revenue Department
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