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Pioneer in Home Economics
Professor, Geologist and University President
Teacher, Newspaperman and Politician
Menominee War Chief
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Newspaper Editor, Philanthropist
Fur Trader and Chief Justice
Journalist, Revolutionary and Union Army Officer
Religious Leader, Politician and Self-proclaimed Monarch
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