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Learn about the lives of your favorite Wisconsin historical figures, from the famous to infamous, and their contributions to our state's history.
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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lumber Mill Owner, Founded the Town of Somerset
Father of Wildlife Ecology
Catholic Priest, Missionary, Architect and Scientist
Lawyer, Politician and Governor
Suffragist and Minister
Spiritualist and Psychic Healer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 15th Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Congressman
Conservationist, Preservationist and Writer
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