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Legendary Green Bay Packers Coach
Explorer and Author
Spiritualist, Social Reformer and Politician
Brief biography of University of Wisconsin chemistry and natural history professor, Ezra Slocum Carr.
Lumberman, Financier and Congressman
Lumberman, Businessman, Politician, Educator and Philanthropist
Legendary Midwestern Artist
Journalist, Revolutionary and Union Army Officer
Wisconsin's first Methodist Missionary
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