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Brief biography of University of Wisconsin chemistry and natural history professor, Ezra Slocum Carr.
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Congressional Medal of Honor, Spanish-American War Soldier,
Civil Rights Law
Last Known Female Ho-Chunk Chief
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Civil War Philanthropist, Wisconsin First Lady, Nurse, and Teacher
A Short Biography
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