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Witnesses Tell Their Stories
It's not What You Might Think
The Path of a Fur Trader and Fort Builder
How Wisconsin Eliminated the Death Penalty
From Sacred Calumets to Ashtrays
The Remarkable History of the Telephone
Beyond Beer and Brats
The Midwestern Heritage of One of the 20th Century's Greatest Poetic Innovators
A Priest Follows Another Priest's 300-Year-Old Path to Death
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