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Learn about the lives of your favorite Wisconsin historical figures, from the famous to infamous, and their contributions to our state's history.
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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
A Short Biography
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Congressional Medal of Honor, Spanish-American War Soldier,
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Three-Term Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Diplomat
Civil War Mascot, 8th Wisconsin Infantry
Wisconsin Civil War Soldier, U. S. Senator, German-Language Newpaper Editor
Civil War Philanthropist, Wisconsin First Lady, Nurse, and Teacher
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lumber Mill Owner, Founded the Town of Somerset
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Governor's Guard
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Manufacturer
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