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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Governor's Guard
Brief biography of Philip Danforth Armour who established one of the world's largest meat packing firms.
Legendary Guitarist and Electronics Innovator
Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, University of Wisconsin Regent
Wisconsin Civil War Historian and Author
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman, Founder of General Mills
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