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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, Fond du Lac Manufacturer
Father of Wildlife Ecology
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politician, 6th Wisconsin Governor, Presidential Cabinet Member
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 9th Wisconsin Secretary of State, Newspaper Publisher
Civil War Mascot, 8th Wisconsin Infantry
Father of the Wisconsin Dairy Industry, Wisconsin Governor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Authtor, Attorney, State Senator
Wisconsin Civil War Historian and Author
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