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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Congressman, Founder of General Mills
Wisconsin Civil War Office, Wisconsin Registrar of Lands
Father of the Social Security Act
French Fur Trader
Brief biography of George H. Walker railroad promoter and politician who was twice mayor of Milwaukee (1851, 1853).
Brief biography of Reuben Gold Thwaites
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