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Urban Planning in Wisconsin
A Brief Biography of Bill Harley and Arthur Davidson
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Conservationist, Writer, Explorer
French Exploration of the North American Interior
Brief biography of John Plankinton, a meat packer and businessman.
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Sheriff
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