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Old 09-13-2013, 03:08 PM
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That is a Great Photo! Probably the best I have seen of Queen Victoria. When I ever Ii see Videos or photos of her it almost Brings her back to life in a life. She is the first British monarch to be Photograph or be Filmed and seen on video which is pretty cool.

Before her all the monarchs were portraits or paintings.
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Old 10-28-2013, 03:00 AM
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I came across this Colorize Photo of Queen Victoria with her Grandkids including Prince Albert Victor 'Eddy'

This is the first tine I have ever seen a colorize photo of Queen Victoria.
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I came across this Colorize Photo of Queen Victoria with her Grandkids including Prince Albert Victor 'Eddy'

This is the first tine I have ever seen a colorize photo of Queen Victoria.
Neat find. Thanks. Queen Victoria didn't look very happy in this one, did she?
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Neat find. Thanks. Queen Victoria didn't look very happy in this one, did she?
Well, Queen Victoria never looked very happy.
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Old 10-28-2013, 10:12 PM
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Well, Queen Victoria never looked very happy.
Hahahaha!!! I just finished reading a book about Queen Victoria's life, and she seemed to have smiled much while her consort Albert was alive and then ceased when he died. Very sad. What was interesting that I learned was that she become somewhat of a "mother figure" to her deceased daughter Alice's children, which I found very touching. She really took them to heart emotionally following Alice's death at such a young age. Gave me a new insight into a most complicated monarch.
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Well, Queen Victoria never looked very happy.
Au contraire:
Happy and Glorious: Myths and Facts: Queen Victoria Never Smiled

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Old 10-28-2013, 10:21 PM
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OMG!!! Thank you very much for that link - wonderful!!
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Old 10-28-2013, 10:26 PM
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Actually there are a few pictures of Queen Victoria smiling in her widow Years.
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Queen Victoria Smiling.

One thing we have to remember is it took a long time to take photos back then
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Queen Victoria Smiling.

One thing we have to remember is it took a long time to take photos back then
Who is the child that the Queen is holding? Lovely photo
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Who is the child that the Queen is holding? Lovely photo
Princess Margaret of Connaught (Crown Princess of Sweden)
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Thanks much! Such a nice pic
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Definitely Albert Victor

When Queen Victoria's daughter-in-law, the Princess of Wales, became the mother of a first son. did Victoria definitely declare that the boy's name had to be Albert Victor?
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According to Wikipedia, he was named Albert Victor because it was amongst Queen Victoria's wishes. (Although he was nicknamed "Eddy".)

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A love letter highlighting the heartfelt passion between Queen Victoria and Prince Albert is to go on display for the first time.
In the document, written shortly before their marriage, the prince describes how the 20-year-old queen had stirred passions which burned so brightly they filled his “whole soul”.
The letter, which will be seen at an exhibition in Windsor Castle in the new year, is one of a series of love letters Albert wrote during their engagement, which are filled with poetic expressions of desire for his “deeply loved” fiancée.
Dearest deeply loved Victoria ... your image fills my whole soul - Telegraph
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I was just looking at this delightful find and how remarkable Prince Albert's handwriting looks from the article!
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Historical Photo of Queen Victoria

Today marks 113 Years since the Death of Her Late Majesty Queen Victoria. A while back I came across a very Historical Photo of Queen Victoria which I wanted to share here. This Photo is very rare and is rarely seen, The photo is of Queen Victoria after her Death and just before her Funeral. She is laid out on the floor in her weddng dress with a picture of Prince Albert above. The Photo is very historical and the Queen look very peaceful. I wanted to share because of it historical context.

The Photo is in the next post. There are Some members who may prefer not to view the image in the following post...
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Historical Photo of Queen Victoria Before Her Funeral. Peaceful s one word that comes to mind.
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Queen Victoria lying in State
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Wow. Thanks for sharing this. It does look like she is sleeping and at peace. These are amazing pictures. What is the second picture though? Is that a casket?

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Yes the second one is her casket. You can see the small crown on top of it
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