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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman, Founder of General Mills
A Short Biography
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Sheriff
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lumberman
Female War Correspondent
Influential Early Wisconsin Settlers
Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Civil Rights Law
Brief biography of University of Wisconsin chemistry and natural history professor, Ezra Slocum Carr.
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Helped Draft the Wisconsin Constitution
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