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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lumber Mill Owner, Founded the Town of Somerset
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer
Conservationist, Writer, Explorer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Sheriff
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Medal of Honor Recipient
Last Known Female Ho-Chunk Chief
Menominee War Chief
Brief biography of Cyrus Hall McCormick
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politician
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