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How Wisconsin Eliminated the Death Penalty
The Story of Lost Bird
3,000 Dam the Red River
Two Lawyers Spur Abolitionist Reform and Universal Voting Rights
All-American Girls Baseball League Thrives During World War II
A Good Mother, a Good Friend and a Good Woman
A History of Disease in Wisconsin
How One Woman Changed Wisconsin During the Civil War
The Naughty City
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