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The Power of the Pumpkin
A Good Mother, a Good Friend and a Good Woman
The Story of Lost Bird
The Surprise and Aftermath of a Miraculous Birth
A Dishonest Democrat and a Radical Republican
The Printer and the Priest
First Woman Notary Public
From Slave to Healer
How Wisconsin Eliminated the Death Penalty
Some Interesting Stories of the Winnebago Chief
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