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Father of the Social Security Act
Brief biography of George H. Walker railroad promoter and politician who was twice mayor of Milwaukee (1851, 1853).
French Fur Trader
Urban Planning in Wisconsin
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
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