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The Spiritual Father of Social Security
Newspaperman and Author
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Adventurer, Explorer and Real Life Indiana Jones
Fur Trader and Explorer
Librarian, Lecturer, Reformer and Author
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, 8th Wisconsin Governor
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