87 illustrations of famous people including: Napoleon, Thomas Nast, Nero, Sir Isaac Newton, Adolf Nordenskjold, James Oglethorpe, Richard Olney, Edward Ord, Osceola, James Otis, and more

This illustration shows the glove of Oliver Cromwell, a 17th century English military and political leader.

Glove of Oliver Cromwell

This illustration shows the glove of Oliver Cromwell, a 17th century English military and political…

(1861-1930) Norwegian Arctic explorer

Fridtjof Nansen

(1861-1930) Norwegian Arctic explorer

Arctic explorer, born in Christiania, Norway, Oct. 10, 1861.

Fridtjof Nansen

Arctic explorer, born in Christiania, Norway, Oct. 10, 1861.

The 'Last Days of Napoleon' by the Swiss sculptor, Vincenzo Vela.

Last Day of Napoleon

The 'Last Days of Napoleon' by the Swiss sculptor, Vincenzo Vela.

"France under Napoleon. The consulate was the form of government established after the overthrow of the Directory was peculiar. Republican forms were retained, but all the power was in the lands of the first Consul, and the man chosen to fill this office was Napoleon. He had two colleagues, each of whom was called Consul and enjoyed an appearance of authority, but from the first Napoleon as First Consul exercised all the powers of the state. He alone could promulgate the laws, and although there were a Tribunate, a Legislative Body, and a Senate, the men chosen as members of these bodies were Napoleon's friends. This constitution was submitted to the people and approved by a large majority."—Colby, 1899

Napoleon

"France under Napoleon. The consulate was the form of government established after the overthrow of…

Napoleon as First Consul.

Napoleon

Napoleon as First Consul.

A general of the French Revoltion, and the ruler of France as First Consul of the French Republic from Nov. 11, 1799 to May 18, 1804, then as Emperor of the French and King of Italy under the name Napoleon I from May 18, 1804 to April 6, 1814, and again briefly from March 20 to June 22, 1815

Napoleon

A general of the French Revoltion, and the ruler of France as First Consul of the French Republic from…

An illustration of Napoleon; Napoleon Bonaparte, later known as Emperor Napoleon I, was a military and political leader of France whose actions shaped European politics in the early 19th century.

Napoleon

An illustration of Napoleon; Napoleon Bonaparte, later known as Emperor Napoleon I, was a military and…

President of the Second Republic of France and Emperor of France

Napoleon III

President of the Second Republic of France and Emperor of France

Napoleon III

Napoleon III

Napoleon III

A portrait of Napoleon III and Eugénie.

Napoleon III and Eugénie

A portrait of Napoleon III and Eugénie.

The Emperor of France from 1852 to 1870.

Napoleon III of France

The Emperor of France from 1852 to 1870.

Beau Nash (18 October 1674 - 3 February 1762), born Richard Nash, was a celebrated dandy and leader of fashion in 18th-century Britain. He is best remembered as the Master of Ceremonies at the spa town of Bath.

Beau Nash

Beau Nash (18 October 1674 - 3 February 1762), born Richard Nash, was a celebrated dandy and leader…

Nast was a famous caricaturist and editorial cartoonist.

Thomas Nast

Nast was a famous caricaturist and editorial cartoonist.

A caricaturist, born in Landau, Germany, Sept. 27, 1840; died Dec. 7, 1902.

Thomas Nast

A caricaturist, born in Landau, Germany, Sept. 27, 1840; died Dec. 7, 1902.

Charles Willis Needham (1848-1935) was the seventh president of George Washington University.

Charles Willis Needham

Charles Willis Needham (1848-1935) was the seventh president of George Washington University.

A noted admiral, born at Burnham Thorpe, England, Sept. 29, 1758; died Oct. 21, 1805.

Horatio Nelson

A noted admiral, born at Burnham Thorpe, England, Sept. 29, 1758; died Oct. 21, 1805.

A British flag officer who is well known for his victory in the Battle of Trafalgar.

Horatio Nelson

A British flag officer who is well known for his victory in the Battle of Trafalgar.

Lord Nelson

Lord Nelson

Lord Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence representing Virginia

Thomas Nelson, Jr.

Signer of the Declaration of Independence representing Virginia

(54-68 A.D.) Reigned over Rome

Nero

(54-68 A.D.) Reigned over Rome

Roman emperor, son of Sneius Domitius Ahenobarbus and Agrippina, daughter of Germanicus, born at Antium, Dec. 15, 37 A.D.; suicided June 9, 68 A. D.

Nero

Roman emperor, son of Sneius Domitius Ahenobarbus and Agrippina, daughter of Germanicus, born at Antium,…

"Nerva, the successor of Domitian, and one of the most virtuous of the Roman emperors. He was born in Umbria in 32 A.D.; died 98 A.D. He was twice consul, and was elected emperor on the death of Domitian in 96. He adopted Trajan, who succeeded him." — Winston's Encyclopedia, 1919

Nerva

"Nerva, the successor of Domitian, and one of the most virtuous of the Roman emperors. He was born in…

Emperor of Rome from 96 to 98 A.D.

Nerva

Emperor of Rome from 96 to 98 A.D.

Marshal Nev.

Nev

Marshal Nev.

(1835-1909) American astronomer and mathematician.

Simon Newcomb

(1835-1909) American astronomer and mathematician.

Simon Newcomb (March 12, 1835 – July 11, 1909) was a Canadian-American astronomer and mathematician.

Simon Newcomb

Simon Newcomb (March 12, 1835 – July 11, 1909) was a Canadian-American astronomer and mathematician.

(1801-1890) Roman Catholic cardinal and venerable.

Cardinal John Henry Newman

(1801-1890) Roman Catholic cardinal and venerable.

The death mask of Sir Isaac Newton, who discovered the law of gravitation.

Death Mask of Sir Isaac Newton

The death mask of Sir Isaac Newton, who discovered the law of gravitation.

"General Newton, born in Norfolk, Va., August 24th 1823. He was graduated at the United States Military Academy in 1842."— Frank Leslie, 1896

General John Newton

"General Newton, born in Norfolk, Va., August 24th 1823. He was graduated at the United States Military…

(1642-1727) English natural philosopher, mathematician, and physicist most famous for gravity and his laws of motion.

Sir Isaac Newton

(1642-1727) English natural philosopher, mathematician, and physicist most famous for gravity and his…

Discoverer and inventor

Sir Isaac Newton

Discoverer and inventor

Philosopher and mathematician, born at Woolsthorpe, England, Dec. 25, 1642; died March 20, 1727.

Sir Isaac Newton

Philosopher and mathematician, born at Woolsthorpe, England, Dec. 25, 1642; died March 20, 1727.

Czar of Russia, born in St. Petersburg, May 18, 1868.

Nicholas

Czar of Russia, born in St. Petersburg, May 18, 1868.

The emperor of Russia from 1825 to 1855.

Nicholas I

The emperor of Russia from 1825 to 1855.

The last emperor of Russia, ruling from 1894 until his abdication in 1917.

Nicholas II of Russia

The last emperor of Russia, ruling from 1894 until his abdication in 1917.

Prince of Mingrelia and colonel in the Russian army.

Nicholas of Mingrelia

Prince of Mingrelia and colonel in the Russian army.

A Russian general in World War I.

The Grand Duke Nicholas

A Russian general in World War I.

"Miss Florence Nightingale did remarkable work during the Crimean War for the relief of sick and wounded British soldiers. To her self-sacrificing labors are also due many improvements in hospital management, sanitation, and the training of nurses."—Webster, 1920

Florence Nightingale

"Miss Florence Nightingale did remarkable work during the Crimean War for the relief of sick and wounded…

A Swedish operatic soprano.

Christine Nilsson

A Swedish operatic soprano.

(1832-1901) A geologist who was an arctic explorer.

Baron Adolf Erik Nordenskiold

(1832-1901) A geologist who was an arctic explorer.

(1832-1901) Arctic explorer

Adolf Erik Nordenskjold

(1832-1901) Arctic explorer

Nordenskjold was a geologist, mineralogist, and arctic explorer. He is famoius for the <em>Vega</em> expedition.

Adolf Erik Nordenskjold

Nordenskjold was a geologist, mineralogist, and arctic explorer. He is famoius for the Vega

A Swedish naturalist and explorer, born in Helsingfors, Finland, Nov. 18, 1832; died Aug. 12, 1901. He was an explorer of the polar seas.

Adolf Erik Nordenskjold

A Swedish naturalist and explorer, born in Helsingfors, Finland, Nov. 18, 1832; died Aug. 12, 1901.…

(1859- ) The stage name of Mrs. Zoltan F. Dome, as an opera singer

Lillian Nordica

(1859- ) The stage name of Mrs. Zoltan F. Dome, as an opera singer

Frederick North was the Prime Minister of Great Britain from 1770 to 1782. He led Great Britain through most of the American Revolutionary War.

Lord North

Frederick North was the Prime Minister of Great Britain from 1770 to 1782. He led Great Britain through…

(--) Head of English state

Frederic, Lord North, Earl of Guilford

(--) Head of English state

Known as Bill Nye, he was a journalist and humorist.

Edgar Wilson Nye

Known as Bill Nye, he was a journalist and humorist.

(  -1847) Elected Member of Parliament 1828, Roman Catholic

Daniel O'Connell

( -1847) Elected Member of Parliament 1828, Roman Catholic

An Alsatian pastor and philanthropist.

John Oberlin

An Alsatian pastor and philanthropist.

King Milan I of Serbia

Milan Obrenovic IV

King Milan I of Serbia

Odo of Bayeux (c. 1036 – February 1097, Palermo), Norman bishop and English earl, was the half-brother of William the Conqueror, and was for a time second only to the king in power in England.

Odo of Bayeux

Odo of Bayeux (c. 1036 – February 1097, Palermo), Norman bishop and English earl, was the half-brother…

(1756-1838) Captain of the Revolution

Aaron Ogden

(1756-1838) Captain of the Revolution

"General Oglesby, born in Oldham County, Ky., July 25th, 1824. Served in the Mexican War; was present at the siege of Vera Cruz and the battle of Cerro Gordo. In 1860 he was elected to the State Senate, but resigned to accept the colonelcy of the Eighth Illinois Volunteers. He commanded a brigade at the capture of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson, and was promoted, for gallantry, brigadier general of volunteers, March 21st, 1862. He added to his reputation at Corinth, where he was severely wounded and disabled from duty until April, 1863. In the meantime he had been made major general of volunteers, and assigned to the command of the Sixteenth Army Corps. This commission he resigned in May, 1864." &mdash;Leslie, 1896

General Richard J. Oglesby

"General Oglesby, born in Oldham County, Ky., July 25th, 1824. Served in the Mexican War; was present…

Known as "Uncle Dick," an American politician. Served as governor and senator from Illinois.

Richard J. Oglesby

Known as "Uncle Dick," an American politician. Served as governor and senator from Illinois.

James Oglethorpe (1/2/22/1696 - 6/30/1785) was a British general, a philanthropist and was the founder of the colony of Georgia. A social reformer in England, he hoped to resettle England's poor, especially those in debtors prison, in the New World. Oglethorpe sailed for 88 days, arriving in Charleston, South Carolina on the ship Anne, in late 1732, and settled near the present site of Savannah, Georgia on February 12, 1733.

General James Oglethorpe

James Oglethorpe (1/2/22/1696 - 6/30/1785) was a British general, a philanthropist and was the founder…

(1696-1785) Soldier and founder of Georgia.

General James Edward Oglethorpe

(1696-1785) Soldier and founder of Georgia.

Portrait of Oglethorpe

James Oglethorpe

Portrait of Oglethorpe

Oglethorpe was a member of the British parliament and settled Savannah.

James Oglethorpe

Oglethorpe was a member of the British parliament and settled Savannah.

(1696-1785) Soldier and founder of Georgia.

James Oglethorpe

(1696-1785) Soldier and founder of Georgia.