Atbara and Khartoum – Sir H. H. Kitchener’s Dispatches – 1898.
 The Private life of Napoleon by Arthur Lévy; Stephen Louis Simeon; Richard Bentley and Son: Published 1894.
 Daniel Maclise RA (1806 – 1870) was an Irish historian painter, literary and portrait painter, and illustrator, who worked for most of his life in London, England.
 Madame de Staël-Holstein (1766-1817), stood for a perception of Europe as shaped by its longstanding intellectual and cultural values.
 Sarah Siddons (née Kemble; 1755 – 1831) was a Welsh-born English actress, the best-known tragedienne of the 18th century.
 Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt was a Prussian polymath, geographer, naturalist, explorer, and influential proponent of Romantic philosophy and science.
 Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (née Byron; 10 December 1815 – 27 November 1852) was an English mathematician and writer, chiefly known for her work on Charles Babbage’s proposed mechanical general-purpose computer, the Analytical Engine.
 Queenborough Harbour is conveniently situated in North Kent where the rivers Swale, Medway & Thames meet and an ideal base for cruising to or from the East Coast, London, Ramsgate or the Continent.
 SS Nederland In 1887, the day service between Vlissingen (Flushing) and Queenborough became twice-daily, with three new paddle steamers, the Duitschland, Engeland and Nederland being used.
 The Friedrichstraße (lit. Frederick Street) is a major culture and shopping street in central Berlin.
 Opava is a city in the eastern Czech Republic on the river Opava, located to the north-west of Ostrava. Opava is one of the historical centres of Silesia. German: Troppau.
 Otto von Bismarck (1815–1898), Prussian statesman and first Chancellor of Germany.
 An Open-Eyed Conspiracy: An Idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells, published 1897.