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Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Three-Term Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Diplomat
French Official, Captain and Fur Trader
Wisconsin Civil War Soldier, U. S. Senator, German-Language Newpaper Editor
Wisconsin Civil War Historian and Author
Explorer and Author
Author and Publisher
Symbol of Milwaukee Socialism
Spiritualist, Social Reformer and Politician
Pulitzer Prize for Drama
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