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Wisconsin's First Scientist
Wisconsin Civil War Soldier, U. S. Senator, German-Language Newpaper Editor
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, University of Wisconsin Regent
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politician
French Exploration of the North American Interior
Father of the Wisconsin Dairy Industry, Wisconsin Governor
Brief biography of Philip Danforth Armour who established one of the world's largest meat packing firms.
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