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Librarian, Lecturer, Reformer and Author
A Wisconsin Educator
Pioneer and Hoaxer
Politician and Industrialist
Brief biography of University of Wisconsin chemistry and natural history professor, Ezra Slocum Carr.
French Official, Captain and Fur Trader
Land Speculator and Businessman
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