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Pioneer in Home Economics
Soldier, Fur Trader and "Father of Wisconsin"
Trader, Scout and Interpreter
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Newspaper Editor, Philanthropist
Author and Publisher
Fur Trader, Merchant, Judge and Territorial Legislator
Chief of the Sauk Indians
United States Supreme Court Justice
Last Known Female Ho-Chunk Chief
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