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Abel Niépce de Saint-Victor

Abel Niépce de Saint-Victor

was a French photographic inventor. He started experimenting in 1847 with negatives made with albumen on glass.

Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton

Anna Mary Howitt

Anna Mary Howitt

An English writer, painter, and feminist.

Caleb Nichols Bement

Caleb Nichols Bement

Writer

Charles Spurgeon

Charles Spurgeon

British Particular Baptist preacher.

Charles Willson Peale

Charles Willson Peale

Artist

Daniel Shays

Daniel Shays

was an American soldier, revolutionary, and farmer.

Eli Whitney

Eli Whitney

An American inventor famous for inventing the cotton gin.

Elias Howe

Elias Howe
An American inventor who is credited with perfecting the sewing machine.

Eugène Sue

Novelist, Eugene Sue

French writer and novelist. Famous for creating the concept of the serial novel.

Gabriel Franchère

Gabriel Franchère

Was born in 1786 and died in 1863. Mr. Franchere was a French Canadian explorer of the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.

Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau

was an American naturalist, poet, author, philosopher, abolitionist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, and historian.

James Fenimore Cooper

A prolific American writer.

Opechanchanough

Opechanchanough

Roger Williams

Roger Williams

English Protestant theologian, a student of Native American languages.

Timothy Shay Arthur

Timothy Shay Arthur

Writer

William Henry Harrison

William Henry Harrison

William Penn

William Penn

William Penn

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