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Menominee war chief
Trader, Scout and Interpreter
Wisconsin's first Methodist Missionary
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Governor
Republican Congressman and American diplomat
Last Socialist to Run a Major American City
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Civil Rights Advocate and Legislator
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