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Religious Leader, Politician and Self-proclaimed Monarch
Lawyer, Politician and Judge
Temperance Lecturer, Abolitionist and Newspaper Editor
A Brief Biography of Bill Harley and Arthur Davidson
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Fruit Famer, Postmaster
Professor, Geologist and University President
Politician and Industrialist
Spiritualist, Social Reformer and Politician
Professor, University President, Geologist and Author
Civil Rights Law
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