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Lumberman, Businessman, Politician, Educator and Philanthropist
Adventurer, Explorer and Real Life Indiana Jones
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Wisconsin Attorney General and State Senator
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Mexican-American War Officer
Brief biography of John Plankinton, a meat packer and businessman.
A Wisconsin Educator
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