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Lawyer, Politician, Senator, Cabinet Officer and Philanthropist
Brief biography of University of Wisconsin chemistry and natural history professor, Ezra Slocum Carr.
Religious Leader, Politician and Self-proclaimed Monarch
Legendary Guitarist and Electronics Innovator
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Marshall, Wisconsin Board of Regents Member
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