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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lumberman
Brief biography of Cyrus Hall McCormick
Wisconsin Civil War Historian and Author
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Medal of Honor Recipient
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 9th Governor of Wisconsin
Civil War Philanthropist, Wisconsin First Lady, Nurse, and Teacher
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, 8th Wisconsin Governor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Three-Term Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Diplomat
Civil War Mascot, 8th Wisconsin Infantry
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