The Royal Gathering at Windsor
The Royal Gathering at Windsor, November 17th 1907.
The Princess Royal, Duke of Connaught, Queen of Norway, German Emperor, Princess of Wales, Princess Patricia, Prince of Wales, King of Spain, German Empress, Prince Arthur of Connaught, Queen Alexandra, Grand Duke Vladimir of Russia, Queen of Spain, Duchess of Connaught, Princess Victoria, Prince Johann of Saxony, Prince Olaf, King Edward, The Infanta Isabel of Spain, Princess Henry of Battenberg, Grand Duchess Vladimir, Queen of Portugal, Duchess DAosta, Princess Johann of Saxony.
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Viktor Wladimir Rolla
Captain Viktor Wladimir Rolla (1870-90) performer in his air balloon In 1890 Captain Victor Rolla plunged to the ground and died when demonstrating his balloon at Mosebacke, Stockholm. The picture shows his funeral at The New Cementary, Stockholm Date: 1890
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Russian aristocrats on the Riviera, 1906
From Revolution to Riviera - Some of the Many Russian Aristocrats now in the South of France. Page from The Sketch reporting on some of the notable members of the Russian nobility who had colonised the French Riviera following the revolution. Portraits featured here include the Grand Duke Kyril (Cyril) and Grand Duchess Kyril (formerly Princess Victoria Melita of Edinburgh), Grand Duke Michael Michailovitch, Grand Duke Vladimir, Grand Duke Nicolai, Grand Duke Nicolai, Grand Duke Andrei Vladimirovitch and Grand Duke Nicholas Nicolaievitch. Date: 1906
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