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Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Librarian, Lecturer, Reformer and Author
Pioneer and Hoaxer
Fur Trader, Merchant, Judge and Territorial Legislator
Lawyer, Politician, Land Speculator, Promoter and Author
Pulitzer Prize for Drama
French Fur Trader
Teacher, Newspaperman and Politician
Pioneer Fur Trader
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