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Brief biography of Reuben Gold Thwaites
Father of Wildlife Ecology
French Fur Trader
Female War Correspondent
Brief biography of Philip Danforth Armour who established one of the world's largest meat packing firms.
French Exploration of the North American Interior
Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
Wisconsin's First Scientist
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