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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman, Founder of General Mills
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Fruit Famer, Postmaster
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Helped Draft the Wisconsin Constitution
Wisconsin Civil War Office, Wisconsin Registrar of Lands
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Brief biography of University of Wisconsin chemistry and natural history professor, Ezra Slocum Carr.
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
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