Item is a half-tone magazine print of Peter Gow, born 1818 and died 1886, Ontario businessman and political figure. He was a member of the Ontario Legislative Assembly from 1867 to 1876. Engraved from a photograph by Notman & Fraser.
Item is a coloured Lithograph by Roplh Smith of Robert Gowan; Judge; Born 1815- died 1909. Lithigraphed by Ralph Smith from a painting by Hohn Stephen Barrie and published by J.H. Morgan, London. Print of signature included.
Item is an electro-steel engraving of General Thomas Graham, 1st Baron Lynedoch, born 1748 and died 1843, Scottish politician, aristocrat, and British Army officer who fought in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. Engraved by Henry Meyer from a painting by Sir Thomas Lawrence P.R.A. Published by Fisher, Son & Co.
Item is an electro-steel engraving of Joseph-Louis Lagrange, born Giuseppe Lodovico Lagrangia, born 1736 and died 1813, Italian Enlightenment Era mathmetician and astronomer. He made great contributions to the areas of analysis, number theory, and classical and celestial mechanics. Engraved by Robert Hart from a bust in the Library of the Institute of France under the superintendance of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Published by Charles Knight (Pall Mall East).
Item is an electro-steel engraving of Lady Octavia Grosvenor, born 1829 and died 1921, daughter of Richard Grosvenor, 2nd Marquess of Westminster and married to Colonel Sir Michael Robert Shaw-Stewart, 7th Baronet. Engraved by W.H. Mote from an image by John Eayter. Published by David Bogue (Fleet Street, London).
Item is an electro-steel engraving of Hugo Grotius, born 1583 and died 1645, Dutch jurist who laid the foundations for international law, based on natural law. Engraved by J. Posselwhite from an original picture by J. Mirevelt in the possession of the publisher. Published under the superintendance of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (Ludgate Street, London).