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Author, Economist and Social Critic
French Exploration of the North American Interior
Menominee War Chief
Canadian Clergyman, Missionary and Con Artist
Founder of Sauk City
Temperance Lecturer, Abolitionist and Newspaper Editor
A Wisconsin Educator
Religious Leader, Politician and Self-proclaimed Monarch
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