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A Wisconsin Educator
Conservationist, Writer, Explorer
Legendary Guitarist and Electronics Innovator
Brief biography of George H. Walker railroad promoter and politician who was twice mayor of Milwaukee (1851, 1853).
French Fur Trader
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
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