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« Reply #40 on: July 28, 2018, 03:01:04 am »

An illustration of Princess Alice's wedding from The Life & Times of Queen Victoria by Robert Wilson.   
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« Reply #41 on: August 03, 2018, 02:59:00 am »

Princess Louise was allowed to have art lessons from the acclaimed sculptress, Mary Thorneycroft. In 1868 she was enrolled at art school in Kensington.
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« Reply #42 on: September 07, 2018, 02:56:22 am »

The wedding dress of Princess Louise 
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« Reply #43 on: October 05, 2018, 01:34:41 am »

Prince Leopold in his cap and gown at Oxford University   
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« Reply #44 on: October 27, 2018, 01:10:39 am »

In 1893 Princess Louise completed the marble sculpture of Queen Victoria that stands in Kensington Gardens.   
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« Reply #45 on: November 03, 2018, 12:07:13 am »

The installation of Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany in the House of Lords occurred in 1881.   
http://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-royalty-installation-of-prince-leopold-duke-albany-house-of-lords-122573499.html
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« Reply #46 on: December 03, 2018, 11:13:59 pm »

Princess Beatrice wrote A Birthday Book.   
http://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/birthday-book-royal-highness-princess-1783459722   
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« Reply #47 on: December 31, 2018, 08:02:45 pm »

Princess Helena was one of the founding members of the British Red Cross.
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« Reply #48 on: January 17, 2019, 09:42:14 pm »

In the summer of 1901, Frederick Ponsonby, then Private Secretary to King Edward VII, followed Edward to Germany to visit Victoria (Empress Frederick). She asked Ponsonby to take all her private papers to England.
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« Reply #49 on: January 19, 2019, 11:25:53 pm »

Princess Beatrice's five day honeymoon at Quarr Abbey House was interrupted twice by visits from her mother Victoria.
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« Reply #50 on: February 14, 2019, 10:04:54 pm »

Princess Alice was called the family caregiver. During the Austro-Prussian War, Alice visited the sick in the Grand Duchy of Hesse. Her charities took over the running of the state military hospitals.
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« Reply #51 on: February 23, 2019, 10:54:40 pm »

When Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh became Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, he lost his 15,000 lbs. per annum as an English royal duke.
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« Reply #52 on: March 18, 2019, 10:36:33 pm »

Queen Victoria had a dark room installed at her home on the Isle of Wight as photography was a hobby of Princess Beatrice's.
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« Reply #53 on: Today at 01:33:17 am »

Empress Dowager Frederick (Victoria, Princess Royal) criticized her son Wilhelm II's policies and behavior especially when he declared that "the will of the king is the supreme law".
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