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How One Woman Changed Wisconsin During the Civil War
The Surprise and Aftermath of a Miraculous Birth
The First White Men in Madison
3,000 Dam the Red River
Evidence of First Feasts
Spirits Lead a Woman to Fortune
From Slave to Healer
A Bizarre Story of Land Prospecting Gone Awry
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