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Civil War Mascot, 8th Wisconsin Infantry
Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
Pioneer Fur Trader
Wisconsin's First Scientist
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Sheriff
Legendary Guitarist and Electronics Innovator
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politican, "War Democrat", U.S. Congressman, U.S. Ambassador
America's Best-Known Folk Hero
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