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French Exploration of the North American Interior
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
Brief biography of George H. Walker railroad promoter and politician who was twice mayor of Milwaukee (1851, 1853).
Influential Early Wisconsin Settlers
Female War Correspondent
Founder of Earth Day
Menominee War Chief
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