386 illustrations of famous people including: Sebastian Cabot, Caesar, John C. Calhoun, Andrew Carnegie, Samuel Champlain, Li Hung Chang, Charlemagne, Geoffrey Chaucer, Henry Clay, Samuel Clemens, Grover Cleveland, Christopher Columbus, Confucius, Hernan Cortes, Stephen Crane, David Crockett, Oliver Cromwell, George Armstrong Custer, and many more

(1736-1812) American soldier that fought un the Frencs and Indian War and became a general during the War of Independence.

General James Clinton

(1736-1812) American soldier that fought un the Frencs and Indian War and became a general during the…

(1739-1812) General during the American Revolution and governor of New York. He was also Vice president under Thomas Jefferson and James Madison.

George Clinton

(1739-1812) General during the American Revolution and governor of New York. He was also Vice president…

First Governor of New York

George Clinton

First Governor of New York

(1739-1812) George Clinton, was governor of New York (1777-1795} and fourth vice president of the United States under Thomas Jefferson and James Madison.

George Clinton

(1739-1812) George Clinton, was governor of New York (1777-1795} and fourth vice president of the United…

(1738-1795) Soldier who fought in the Seven Years War

Sir Henry Clinton

(1738-1795) Soldier who fought in the Seven Years War

Lord Clive was a British officer who established the military and political supremacy of the East India Company.

Robert Clive

Lord Clive was a British officer who established the military and political supremacy of the East India…

Signer of the Declaration of Independence representing Pennsylvania

George Clymer

Signer of the Declaration of Independence representing Pennsylvania

He was an American political figure. A Southern Democrat, Cobb was a five-term member of the United States House of Representatives and Speaker of the House from 1849 to 1851. He also served as a Secretary of Treasury under President James Buchanan and Governor of Georgia.

Howell Cobb

He was an American political figure. A Southern Democrat, Cobb was a five-term member of the United…

A British statesman who helped form the Anti-Corn Law League.

Robert Cobden

A British statesman who helped form the Anti-Corn Law League.

Catharine Cochrane, the daughter of Philip J. Shuyler.

Catharine V.R. Cochrane

Catharine Cochrane, the daughter of Philip J. Shuyler.

(1845-1917)Frontiersman and showman who created "Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show"

W. F. Cody

(1845-1917)Frontiersman and showman who created "Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show"

Known as Buffalo Bill, a famous figure in the Old West.

William F. Cody

Known as Buffalo Bill, a famous figure in the Old West.

Jacques Coeur.

Jacques Coeur

Jacques Coeur.

Coffin was an author of children's stories, mostly. His books include, <em>Story of Liberty, Old Times in the Colonies, Building the Nation, Life of Garfield, Drum-Beat of the Nation,</em> and <em>Marching to Freedom</em>.

Charles Carleton Coffin

Coffin was an author of children's stories, mostly. His books include, Story of Liberty, Old Times

Colbert.

Colbert

Colbert.

The French minister of finance from 1665 to 1683 under King Louis XIV. He brought the economy back from the brink of bankruptcy.

Jean-Baptiste Colbert

The French minister of finance from 1665 to 1683 under King Louis XIV. He brought the economy back from…

Cadwallader Colden ( February 7, 1688 - September 20, 1776 ) was a physician, farmer, surveyor, botanist, and a lieutenant governor for the Province of New York.

Cadwallader Colden

Cadwallader Colden ( February 7, 1688 - September 20, 1776 ) was a physician, farmer, surveyor, botanist,…

(1688-1776) Physician, scientist and public official.

Doctor Cadwallader Colden

(1688-1776) Physician, scientist and public official.

Schuyler (pronounced "Sky-ler") Colfax, Jr. (March 23, 1823 - January 13, 1885) was a U.S. Representative from Indiana, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and the seventeenth Vice President of the United States.

Schuyler Colfax

Schuyler (pronounced "Sky-ler") Colfax, Jr. (March 23, 1823 - January 13, 1885) was a U.S. Representative…

Novelist, painter, and playwrighter. He published <em>Antonina and Basil</em>.

Wilkie Collins

Novelist, painter, and playwrighter. He published Antonina and Basil.

Famous clergyman and abolitionist.

Robert Collyer

Famous clergyman and abolitionist.

Appointed commissioner of agriculture in 1885.

Norman J. Colman

Appointed commissioner of agriculture in 1885.

An portrait of Colonel Henry W. Vick who was known for his experimentation with various cotton seeds and developed the "one hundred seed".

Colonel Vick

An portrait of Colonel Henry W. Vick who was known for his experimentation with various cotton seeds…

Columbus by Bartlett.

Columbus

Columbus by Bartlett.

Bartholomew Columbus, Christopher Columbus' brother.

Bartholomew Columbus

Bartholomew Columbus, Christopher Columbus' brother.

(1451-1506) Italian mariner and navigator. Discovered route to the Americas while in search of the Indies

Christopher Columbus

(1451-1506) Italian mariner and navigator. Discovered route to the Americas while in search of the Indies

(1451-1506) Italian mariner and navigator. Discovered route to the Americas while in search of the Indies

Christopher Columbus

(1451-1506) Italian mariner and navigator. Discovered route to the Americas while in search of the Indies

(1451-1506) Italian mariner and navigator. Discovered route to the Americas while in search of the Indies

Christopher Columbus

(1451-1506) Italian mariner and navigator. Discovered route to the Americas while in search of the Indies

Portrait of Christopher Columbus.

Portrait of Christopher Columbus

Portrait of Christopher Columbus.

Famous explorer and trader who reached the Americas in 1492.

Christopher Columbus

Famous explorer and trader who reached the Americas in 1492.

The De Bry portrait of Columbus. A famous explorer and trader who reached the Americas in 1492.

Christopher Columbus

The De Bry portrait of Columbus. A famous explorer and trader who reached the Americas in 1492.

Columbus, the Havana Medallion. A famous explorer and trader who reached the Americas in 1492.

Christopher Columbus

Columbus, the Havana Medallion. A famous explorer and trader who reached the Americas in 1492.

Christopher Columbus (between August 25 and October 31, 1451 &ndash; May 20, 1506) was a Genoese navigator, colonizer and explorer whose voyages across the Atlantic Ocean&mdash;funded by Queen Isabella of Spain&mdash;led to general European awareness of the American continents in the Western Hemisphere. Although not the first to reach the Americas from Europe&mdash;he was preceded by the Norse, led by Leif Ericsson, who built a temporary settlement 500 years earlier at L'Anse aux Meadows&mdash; Columbus initiated widespread contact between Europeans and indigenous Americans.

Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus (between August 25 and October 31, 1451 – May 20, 1506) was a Genoese navigator,…

(1451-1506) Spanish explorer

Christopher Columbus

(1451-1506) Spanish explorer

Famous explorer and trader who reached the Americas in 1492.

Christopher Columbus

Famous explorer and trader who reached the Americas in 1492.

(1446-1506) Made the "discovery" of the New World in 1492.

Christopher Columbus

(1446-1506) Made the "discovery" of the New World in 1492.

(1451-1506) Famous for his voyage to the New World in 1492.

Christopher Columbus

(1451-1506) Famous for his voyage to the New World in 1492.

An Italian explorer whose voyages across the Atlantic Ocean led to general European awareness of the American continents.

Christopher Columbus

An Italian explorer whose voyages across the Atlantic Ocean led to general European awareness of the…

An Italian explorer who crossed the Atlantic Ocean and landed in the American continents.

Christopher Columbus

An Italian explorer who crossed the Atlantic Ocean and landed in the American continents.

Ferdinand Columbus of Spain, Christopher Columbus' son.

Ferdinand Columbus

Ferdinand Columbus of Spain, Christopher Columbus' son.

Vincent Colyer (1825 - July 12, 1888) was a successful American artist noted for the images he created of the American West and a humanitarian who worked with philanthropic and Christian groups and the U.S. government to try to help freed black slaves and Native Americans.

Vincent Colyer

Vincent Colyer (1825 - July 12, 1888) was a successful American artist noted for the images he created…

(1793-1881) — of Kentucky. Born in 1793. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; Speaker of the Kentucky State House of Representatives, 1846-47.

Leslie Combs

(1793-1881) — of Kentucky. Born in 1793. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; Speaker of…

Lucius Aurelius Commodus Antoninus (31 August 161 – 31 December 192) was a Roman Emperor who ruled from 180 to 192 (also with his father, Marcus Aurelius, from 177 until 180). The name given here was his official name at his accession to sole rule; see Changes of name for earlier and later forms. His accession as emperor was the first time a son had succeeded his father since Titus succeeded Vespasian in 79. Commodus was the first emperor "born to the purple"; i.e., born during his father's reign.

Bust of Commodus

Lucius Aurelius Commodus Antoninus (31 August 161 – 31 December 192) was a Roman Emperor who ruled…

Philip de Commynes.

Philip de Commynes

Philip de Commynes.

Comstock served in the Civil War and created the New York Society for the Suppression of Vice. He is also famous for the Comstock law and the term <em>comstockery</em> meaning censorship because of perceived obscenity or immorality.

Anthony Comstock

Comstock served in the Civil War and created the New York Society for the Suppression of Vice. He is…

Elizabeth Comstock, an early member of the reform movement in the United States.

Elizabeth Comstock

Elizabeth Comstock, an early member of the reform movement in the United States.

The Great Conde.

Conde

The Great Conde.

(551 B.C.-478 B.C.) Confucius was a Chinese Philosopher and very involved in his community.

Confucius

(551 B.C.-478 B.C.) Confucius was a Chinese Philosopher and very involved in his community.

(550-478 B.C.) Famous Chinese teacher and philosopher.

Confucius

(550-478 B.C.) Famous Chinese teacher and philosopher.

Edwin Hurd Conger (March 7, 1843 - May 18, 1907) was a nineteenth century politician, lawyer and banker from Illinois and Iowa.

Edwin Hurd Conger

Edwin Hurd Conger (March 7, 1843 - May 18, 1907) was a nineteenth century politician, lawyer and banker…

(1829-1888) US representative and senator from New York who was confirmed a Supreme Court Justice.

Roscoe Conkling

(1829-1888) US representative and senator from New York who was confirmed a Supreme Court Justice.

Roscoe Conkling (October 30, 1829 - April 18, 1888) was a politician from New York who served both as a member of the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. He was the leader of the Stalwart faction of the Republican Party.

Roscoe Conkling

Roscoe Conkling (October 30, 1829 - April 18, 1888) was a politician from New York who served both as…

(1776-1837) English Romantic painter famous for his landscapes.

John Constable

(1776-1837) English Romantic painter famous for his landscapes.

Roman emperor, declared Christianity state religion.

Constantine

Roman emperor, declared Christianity state religion.

Famous British navigator.

Captain James Cook

Famous British navigator.

A British explorer who made detailed maps of Newfoundland before he achieved the first European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands.

Captain James Cook

A British explorer who made detailed maps of Newfoundland before he achieved the first European contact…

Judge and professor, known for publishing <em>Digest of Michigan Reports</em> and <em>Treatise on Constitutional Limitations of the Legislative Power of the States.</em>

Judge Thomas M. Cooley

Judge and professor, known for publishing Digest of Michigan Reports and Treatise on Constitutional

Earl of Shaftesbury, also known as Lord Shaftesbury.

Ashley Cooper

Earl of Shaftesbury, also known as Lord Shaftesbury.

(1789-1851) American author

James Fenimore Cooper

(1789-1851) American author