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Dan Snow Dec 14
Queen Victoria's husband Albert died today in 1861. In a census she'd listed him as head of the household & her own occupation: 'The Queen'.
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 15
Napoleon's body finally rests on French soil, 15/15/1840...
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 15
The invention that changed the world: Margarine!!
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 14
14/12/1809 > Annulment of the marriage of Napoleon and Josephine > Find out more in our special dossier here
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 14
Entertaining yourself, 19th-century style...
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Photography History Dec 13
December 14, 1829: Niépce signs an agreement with Daguerre for a ten-year partnership. Plan was to perfect Niépce's invention and share the profits equally. Niépce died in 1833. Explore contract on
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 13
Compiègne, This month's object, the 2-metre-long, steerable, model imperial yacht, Jérôme-Napoléon
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 13
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Age of Revolutions Dec 11
"Think Globally, Act Historically: Teaching the French Revolution and Napoleon" by Lynn Hunt and Jack R. Censer () -
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 11
Special Napoleon death mask dossier in this week's newsletter. Enjoy!!
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Laura O'Brien Dec 10
10 December 1848: Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte is elected president of the French Republic with a landslide victory. Image (via ) shows him being sworn in at the Assembly on 20 Dec.
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 11
Napoleon's launch back in Brest in 2018
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 11
Napoleon and Josephine's whirlwind romance...
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H-Albion Dec 8
Enfilade: Frick Acquires Gérard’s Portrait of Prince Camillo Borghese - Press release (5 December 2017) from The Frick Collection: François-Pascal-Simon Gérard, Camillo Borghese, ca. 1810, oil on canvas, 84 x 55 (New York: The Frick Collection). The F...
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 8
How the Battle of Waterloo became a theatrical spectacular
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 8
British Commander Henry Fitzhardinge Berkeley Maxse during the War, 1855
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 8
Signs of a hasty departure... "in a nearby storeroom, ready for the next sojourn (put there summer 1870), lay boxes marked 'Empress' containing presents, provisions, trinkets, party gear and theatrical costumes..." c. 1885
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 8
This lamp shone above Napoleon's coffin on the voyage from St Helena to France. Now exhibited (from 20 Dec 2017) at Malmaison)
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 7
Bicentenary of the arrival of Duchess Maria Louisa di Borbone in Lucca, 1817-2017
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Fondation Napoléon Dec 7
7/12/1894 death of Ferdinand de Lesseps. Why not visit our Suez Canal special dossier in his honour?
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