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The Spiritual Father of Social Security
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman, Founder of General Mills
Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lumberman
Brief biography of John Plankinton, a meat packer and businessman.
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