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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Helped Draft the Wisconsin Constitution
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politician, 6th Wisconsin Governor, Presidential Cabinet Member
Brief biography of John Plankinton, a meat packer and businessman.
Pioneer Fur Trader
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Medal of Honor Recipient
Last Socialist to Run a Major American City
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
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