Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

Queen Victoria and Albert, Prince Consort. “I NEVER, NEVER spent such an evening!!! MY DEAREST DEAREST DEAR Albert … his excessive love & affection gave me feelings of heavenly love & happiness I never could have hoped to have felt before! He clasped me in his arms, & we kissed each other again & again! His beauty, his sweetness & gentleness – really how can I ever be thankful enough to have such a Husband! … to be called by names of tendernes...

The Romanovs and the House of Windsor | Queen Victoria's lifespan: 1819-1901 ~ Prince Albert's lifespan: 1840-1861 Children: Edward VII | Victoria, Princess Royal, Princess Alice of the UK | Princess Beatrice of the UK | Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg & Gotha | Princess Helena | Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll | Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught | Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany | Princess Beatrice

Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, with Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. Seated on the left is Alexandra, Tsarina of Russia, holding her baby daughter Grand Duchess Olga

The famous picture of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert with their daughter Victoria on her wedding day, 25 January 1858. The Queen is blurry because she couldn't stop shaking from the anxiety of her daughter leaving home.

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert in 1854, five years after their marriage. Albert may have been German, but his English was fluent - Today’s Royal family is British to the core

Sara Forbes Bonetta. Brighton, 1862. A young West African slave child rescued by a sea captain and given as a gift to Queen Victoria.

The nurses behind the Nazi 'Super Race Children': Inside the Aryan breeding wards where boys and girls were given UV treatment if their hair turned brown

Line of succession...Queen Elizabeth, Prince William holding baby Prince George and Prince Charles. The first time a British monarch has been pictured with three heirs since Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria ring

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert with all 9 children

King George VI proudly sits for a photograph with his young daughter and future monarch, Queen Elizabeth II

Princess Alice, (daughter of Queen Victoria) looking solemn here, married Ludwig of Hesse in July 1862. She was the mother of Alix and Elisabeth and a carrier of haemophilia. A tragic figure.

Prince Albert and Queen Victoria's tombs at Frogmore House.

then & now

The sweetest picture ever made for a royal engagement - Princess Irene of Hesse and Prince Heinrich of Prussia.

Queen Victoria’s wedding dress!

Queen Victoria & Albert

A real black princess. Sarah Forbes Bonetta was orphaned in African from inter tribal warfare. She was suppose to be sacrificed but was saved and brought to England by a Captain of the Royal Navy. She was presented to Queen Victoria and impressed her enough to be adopted as a Goddaughter of the queen and was raised in the middle class.

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