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    1913 Anastasia selfie “Russian Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna at the age of 13 was one of the first teenagers to take her own picture using a mirror to send to a friend in 1914. In the letter that accompanied the photograph, she wrote, “I took this picture of myself looking at the mirror. It was very hard as my hands were trembling.”

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    • Erica Helm

      Selfie taken by Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova to send to a friend in 1914, using a Kodak Brownie camera . In the letter that accompanied the photograph, she wrote, "I took this picture of myself looking at the mirror. It was very hard as my hands were trembling."

    • Myla Wiley

      Russian Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna uses a mirror and a Kodak Brownie box camera to take a self-portrait on October 1914.

    • Susan Liem

      Russian Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna in 1914. She was 13 at the time and wrote to the recipients, "I took this picture of myself looking at the mirror. It was very hard as my hands were trembling.

    • Mr. Braintree

      Self photographic portrait using a mirror and Kodak Brownie box camera taken by Russian Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna, October 1914.

    • Scout Paget

      World's First Selfie: “Russian Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna at the age of 13 was one of the first teenagers to take her own picture using a mirror to send to a friend in 1914. In the letter that accompanied the photograph, she wrote, “I took this picture of myself looking at the mirror. It was very hard as my hands were trembling.” - Wikipedia

    • Caity Hamilton

      One of the first selfies ever taken by a teenager and sent to a friend was snapped by Russian Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna in 1914. She was 13 at the time and wrote to the recipients, "I took this picture of myself looking at the mirror. It was very hard as my hands were trembling."

    • Katie Kukulka

      a rare self-portrait by legendary russian monarch | the grand duchess anastasia nikolaevna romanova.

    • Ginger Elaine Frodsham

      The Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia, (youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II) uses a Kodak Brownie to photograph herself. She sent it to a friend with a letter dated October 28, 1914. "I took this picture of myself looking at the mirror. It was very hard as my hands were trembling."

    • Carol Curtis Prather

      A self portrait of the Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov, 1914.

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