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WWII Air Ace
Conservationist, Writer, Explorer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Fond du Lac Manufacturer
Land Speculator and Businessman
Fur Trader and Settler
Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Lawyer, Land Agent, Banker and Lumberman
Fort Atkinson Poet
Fur Trader, Merchant, Judge and Territorial Legislator
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