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Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Land Speculator and Businessman
Last Known Female Ho-Chunk Chief
Lumberman and Timber Mogul
Menominee War Chief
Civil Rights Advocate and Legislator
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