147 illustrations of famous people including: William Taft, Zachary Taylor, Tecumseh, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Nikola Tesla, William Thackeray, George Thomas, Henry David Thoreau, Samuel Tilden, Titian, Mark Twain, John Tyler, John Tyndall, and more
(1828- ) Russian novelist
(1823-1894) a Roman Catholic archbishop.
An American sculptor, writer and educator, was born in Elmwood, Illinois in 1860.
An American politician, the 27th President of the United States, and the 10th Chief Justice of the United…
(1857-1930) Taft was the 27th President of the United States, 10th Chief Justice of the United States,…
A profile view of Queen Tai, the wife of Amenophis III, pharaoh of Egypt.
(--) Captain for a new organization of the navy during the Revolutionary War
Silas Talbot (11 January 1751 - 30 June 1813) was an officer in the Continental Army and in the Continental…
A French diplomat.
(1754-1835) Captain during the Revolutionary War
Benjamin Tallmadge (11 February 1754 - 7 March 1835) entered the patriot army as lieutenant of a Connecticut…
An American Presbyterian preacher.
"Roger B. Taney was Presiden Jackson's Secretary of Treasury."—E. Benjamin Andrews, 1895
The fifth Chief Justice of the United States from 1836 until his death in 1864.
(1777-1864) "Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, who gave the decision in the Dred Scott…
"The emperor of China, Taou-Kwang, was born in 1782, and is a grandson of Kien-long. He succeeded his…
(1754-1833) British soldier who fought in the American War of Independence
General Sir Banastre Tarleton, 1st Baronet, GCB (21 August 1754 – 16 January 1833) was a British…
(1544-1595) Italian poet most famous for "Jerusalem Delivered."
A printer and bookseller, born near Leipsic, Germany, Oct. 29, 1761; died there Jan. 14, 1836.
Author and traveler, born in Kennett Square, Penn., Jan. 11, 1825; died in Berlin, Germany, Dec. 19,…
Bayard Taylor (James) (January 11, 1825 – December 19, 1878) was an American poet, literary critic,…
Commanded the battle of Okechobee against the seminoles.
Jeremy Taylor (1613 – 13 August 1667) was a clergyman in the Church of England who achieved fame…
"Zachary Taylor, president of the United States."—E. Benjamin Andrews 1895
The twelfth president of the United States, born in Orange county, Virginia, Nov. 24, 1784; died in…
(1784-1850) Twlefth President of the United States.
President Zachary Taylor, twelfth president of the United States. He died in office.
"Tecumseh led the Indians in battles."—E. Benjamin Andrews, 1895
An Indian chief of the Shawnees, born near the site of Springfield, Ohio, about 1768; slain Oct. 12,…
Tecumseh (March 1768 – October 5, 1813), also Tecumtha or Tekamthi, was a famous Native American…
William Tell from Burglen was known as an expert marksman with the crossbow.
Born in Newport, Rhode Island in 1814; died in Newark, N.J., Spet. 20, 1883. Completed Benton's "Abridgment…
Famous poet who wrote The Lady of Shalott.
One of the most popular English poets of his time.
A portrait of Alfred Tennyson. Tennyson is known as one of the most popular English Poets of the 19th…
(1608-1681) Dutch painter of portraits and genres.
(1848-1928) English actress
Famous actress from England
(1827-1890) American soldier
"General Terry served in the Civil War."— Frank Leslie, 1896
(1857- ) Austria-Hungarian electrician, physicist, and inventor
An electrician and inventor, born in Herzegovina, Austria, in 1858.
A novelist and humorist, born in Calcutta, India, July 18, 1811; died Dec. 24, 1863.
(1811-1863) English novelist
(1811-1863) English author, most famous for Vanity Fair.
(1811-1863) English novelist
"Joseph Brant or Thayendanegea, part of the Wabash Indians."—E. Benjamin Andrews, 1895
President of France (1871-1873) and first president of the Third Republic
"Themistocles (So-called)" — Morey, 1903
A general and statesman of Athens, born about 514; died in Magnesia, Asia Minor, about 449 B.C.
Maria Theresa was the only female ruler of the Habsburg dominions. She reigned over Austria, Hungary,…