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A Short Biography
Wisconsin Civil War Historian and Author
Civil War Philanthropist, Wisconsin First Lady, Nurse, and Teacher
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 15th Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Congressman
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Three-Term Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Diplomat
Wisconsin Civil War Soldier, U. S. Senator, German-Language Newpaper Editor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 9th Governor of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Author
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer
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