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Fort Atkinson Poet
Wisconsin Civil War Soldier, U. S. Senator, German-Language Newpaper Editor
Lawyer, Politician and Governor
Suffragist and Lecturer
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, 9th Wisconsin Secretary of State, Newspaper Publisher
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Fond du Lac Manufacturer
America's Best-Known Folk Hero
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, 8th Wisconsin Governor
Musician and Concert Violinist
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