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Old 12-21-2003, 01:14 PM
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King Edward VII (1841-1910) and Queen Alexandra (1844-1925)

Her Majesty Queen Alexandra with His Royal Highness Prince George the Duke of York
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Old 12-21-2003, 01:16 PM
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Her Majesty Queen Alexandra at the Coronation
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Old 12-21-2003, 01:31 PM
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Her Majesty Queen Alexandra
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Old 12-21-2003, 02:02 PM
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Her Majesty Queen Alexandra
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Old 12-21-2003, 02:12 PM
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Their Majesties King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra
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Old 12-23-2003, 08:03 PM
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Her Majesty Queen Alexandra: 18441925, Queen consort of Edward VII of Great Britain, whom she married in 1863. She was the daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark, sister of Empress Marie Feodorovna of Russia.
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Old 12-26-2003, 02:20 PM
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She was especially patient with her hubby's infidelity. And her people loved her. She had a big switch going from the danish lifestyle to the British, but seems to have had adapted well. I love the fact she introduced some new jewels to the RF. It's a pity at least one tiara was sold.
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Old 01-02-2004, 01:30 PM
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I see a strong resemblance to her in Queen Margrethe and the Queen M.'s niece Alexandra. Thank you for posting the pictures.
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Old 01-05-2004, 01:39 PM
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I believe she had problems with her hearing for most of her adult life. I don't think she used sign language though.
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Old 01-05-2004, 02:30 PM
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She used to call King Olav of Norway for "my little Hamlet" since he was born Prince of Denmark.
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Old 01-10-2004, 09:33 AM
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The portrait of the new Princess of Wales, by Winterhalter, 1863.
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Old 01-10-2004, 09:35 AM
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Alexandra, Princess of Wales.
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Old 01-10-2004, 10:21 AM
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Posing with her daughters at the marriage of her son, the future King George V and Princess May of Teck, the future Queen Mary.
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Old 01-10-2004, 10:24 AM
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When she and her husband, King Edward VII, first held their Court Presentation.

A debutante is curtesying to her and her husband.
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Old 01-22-2004, 06:04 PM
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an amethyst tiara of HM was sold by the Queen Mother.
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Old 01-23-2004, 05:28 AM
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Great pictures!

She is one of the most beautiful and elegant queen I have ever seen.
Even though she had a problem on hearing but she still gained the love and admiration of the people.
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Old 05-19-2005, 09:19 AM
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Thank you Poppy for all of the amazing pics.
I love Queen Alexandra. She's like a beautiful page in the english history books.
She will always be remembered.
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Pics from my personal collection

1. 1856--Earliest known photograph of Princess Alexandra. Seen here with her sisters Dagmar (facing forward) and Thyra (on the pony).
2. 1860--This was one of the photographs that brought the Princess to the notice of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert as a possible wife for their oldest son Prince Albert Edward 'Bertie' (later King Edward VII).
3. 1862--Alix with her sister Dagmar (later Empress Marie Feodorovna of Russia)
4. 1863--Newly married couple
5. 1864--Alix with her first born, Prince Albert Victor (Eddy)
6. 1876--Alix with her children, Prince Albert Victor (facing forward), Prince George (leaning with his elbow), Princess Louise (on the floor), Princess Victoria (facing forward), Princess Maud (leaning against her mother).
7. 1884--Princess Alexandra, Princess of Wales
8. 1892--Alix with her oldest granddaughter, Lady Alexandra Duff (daughter of Princess Louise)
9. 1895--Prince and Princess of Wales
10. 1921--Queen Alexandra (her son was now King George V)
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Thank you Pdas1201 for the lovely pictures. She was such a beautiful woman and she certainly had an elegance about her - something that didn't disappear at all as she aged.
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Thank you so, so much! Where did you find them?
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