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Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 9th Governor of Wisconsin
Newspaperman, Politician and Inventor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman
Pioneer and Hoaxer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politican, "War Democrat", U.S. Congressman, U.S. Ambassador
Lawyer, Politician and Judge
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