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Influential Early Wisconsin Settlers
Father of Wildlife Ecology
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer
Pulitzer Prize for Drama
A Brief Biography of Bill Harley and Arthur Davidson
Israel's First Female Prime Minister
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 15th Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Congressman
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