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Female War Correspondent
Brief biography of Reuben Gold Thwaites
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Congressional Medal of Honor, Spanish-American War Soldier,
Pioneer in Home Economics
French Fur Trader
Wisconsin Civil War Officer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Fruit Famer, Postmaster
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Medal of Honor Recipient
Brief biography of George H. Walker railroad promoter and politician who was twice mayor of Milwaukee (1851, 1853).
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