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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman
Brief biography of Reuben Gold Thwaites
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Governor
A Brief Biography of Bill Harley and Arthur Davidson
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Attorney General and State Senator
Last Socialist to Run a Major American City
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Father of the Social Security Act
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