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Old 03-02-2010, 06:18 PM
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This picture was taken on the occasion of the 806th birthday of king Gustav V. in 1938.
Seated in the first row the third lady is huis sister-in-law Grand Duchess Hilda of Baden,
in the second row: fifth from left: Princess Thyra of Denmark (has to be here as she earlier owned the tiara which is now in Norway), Margracine Theodora of baden, Princess Ingeborg
I like how sometimes in these group photos, if you can't identify people from their faces, you can at least identify the ladies from their jewelry, especially the tiaras!
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Old 03-04-2010, 05:44 AM
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Only if you know all the tiaras...
Btw, 2nd row, first from left is Prince Vilhelm of Sweden. And isn't Prince Bertil the one standing between Prince Vilhelm and Prince Carl?
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Old 06-29-2010, 07:13 AM
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Queen Victoria of Sweden 1930

hi,

some knows a good photo source
from royal house of sweden, im looking for old photos
round about 1930
like this:
Queen Victoria of Sweden Photo

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their marriage was a political one his father oscar admired the germans and and he want the other fellow to seen as equal since some refuse to recognize the bernadotte as a equals and whith a marriage to a granddaughter of the german kaiser and of princess sophie of sweden daughter of king gustav iv adolf it was a way to bring the lines of the legitimate house of holstein-gottorp into the bernadotte who was adopted also victoria father was seen by some who refuse to recognize the bernadotte reings as the claimant and her offspring will without a doubt claim the holsten gottorp title of pretense and become king .also he will be the first king to be born into a somewhat full royal parent and i read thats why he was so upset when his sons went on to marry commoners or nobles
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A photo of Queen Victoria is at an auction at Stockholms Stadsauktion, by clicking it you get a big photo.
https://www.stadsauktion.se/1302/170...00170061_4.jpg
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Old 02-12-2013, 03:19 AM
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I like how sometimes in these group photos, if you can't identify people from their faces, you can at least identify the ladies from their jewelry, especially the tiaras!
What a wonderful picture and dressed as they are and with all the magificant beards and mustaches, they really do look lik royals.
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I miss King Leopold III , the late Queen Astrid's Husband.
Was their Relationship bad because the King was guilty for their terrible car crash ?
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Old 02-25-2013, 04:12 PM
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Photos of Gustav V when he was young
http://img.tradera.com/images/428/16...d419f83199.jpg
10 years old
http://media1.vgregion.se/vastarvet/...45033_1786.jpg
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Such a long lived King,I read that he holds the record of being the oldest Swedish monarch and the second-longest reigning after Magnus IV.
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http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8048/8...1c41bd06_o.jpg
here's a photo of Queen Victoria in uniform
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A colour lithography "The arrival of crown prince Gustaf and crown princess Victoria to Stockholm, 1881", is in auction at the Stockholms Stadsauktionsverk.
http://www.stadsauktion.se/1305/1851...2500185146.jpg
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Old 09-23-2013, 03:22 PM
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Queen Victoria with her dog Tom. Painter Otto Propheter 1910.
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One of king Gustav V:s hobbies was to do embroidery: Radiofynd: Vad har du för hobby? - SR Minnen | Sveriges Radio Maybe it's from him his great-granddaughter queen Margrethe have inherited her interrest in embroidery: http://www.wendelboe.dk/jul2011/?sid...o=2011_broderi
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Oscar III?

King Gustaf V's full name was Oscar Gustaf Adolf. Are there any early records where he was listed as Prince Oscar of Sweden?
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King Gustaf V's full name was Oscar Gustaf Adolf. Are there any early records where he was listed as Prince Oscar of Sweden?
No. His spoken name from birth was his 2:nd name Gustaf :)
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King Gustaf V writes autographs
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Portrait of queen Victoria
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Footage of the State Funeral of H.M.King Gustav V in 1950

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On Grand Ladies website, SUBALBUM on Victoria of Baden mentioned:

Victoria of Baden made immense contributions to making Sweden a constitutional monarchy by her opposition to progressive forces in Sweden and her pro-German policies during World War I and, probably, with her Prussian demeanor.
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