Holidays in Spain and Portugal with Thomas Cook
Cover illustration for Holidays in Spain and Portugal, the Balearic Isles, Andorra, Madeira, Malta, Gibraltar and Cyprus, with Thomas Cook & Son Ltd and Dean & Dawson Ltd. Showing a Spanish guitar and fishing nets in the foreground, with a harbour village and fishing boats in the background.
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The wedding of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and the Gran
Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and his Russian bride, Grand Duchess Marie Alexandrovna kneeling at the altar during the English wedding ceremony in the Alexander Hall of the Winter Palace on January 23rd 1874, conducted by Dr. Stanley, Dean of Westminster. Queen Victoria, who was reluctant to agree to the match, did not attend the wedding in St. Petersburg but Edward, Prince of Wales and Prince Arthur of Connaught were present. A Greek Orthodox ceremony was also carried out in the Imperial Chapel of the palace on the same day.
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George VI 1930
George VI, when Duke of York, as the official representative of his father, King George V. He leaves Westminster Abbey with the Dean after a memorial service to Lord Balfour.
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