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An Old Man's Tall Tale
Two Lawyers Spur Abolitionist Reform and Universal Voting Rights
Beyond Beer and Brats
The Virgin Mary Appears to an Illiterate Peasant Girl
A Good Mother, a Good Friend and a Good Woman
An Unreliable Text and Other Evidence
The Civil Right's Leader Shows his Support
Wisconsin's Brigham Young
The Brief Stay of Rutherford B. Hayes
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