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    Hon. Reginald Berkeley Cole (1882-1925), 9th Lancers

    Leon Herschtritt´s portrait of the Baroness Karen Blixen, (1937)

    Denys Finch Hatton.

    Karen Blixen (1885-1962). Dansh writer also known by her pen name Isak Dinesen. Blixen is best known for "Out of Africa", her account of living in Kenya.

    Karen Blixen and Denys Finch-Hatton

    Karen Blixen + her little African owl in the living room of her "farm in Africa"... Kenya, 1923.

    The Lives of Beryl Markham: Out of Africa's Hidden Free Spirit and Denys Finch Hatton's Last Great Love

    THE DUKE OF WINDSOR'S younger brother PRINCE HENRY, THE DUKE OF GLOUCESTER. After being involved in a scandalous affair with Aviator Beryl Markham (who he met on a trip to Africa with David) he dutifully agreed to marry Lady Alice Montagu-Douglas-Scott - daughter of Scotland's largest landowner the Duke of Buccleuch.

    Denys Finch Hatton

    The Ghosts of Happy Valley: Searching for the Lost World of Africa's Infamous Aristocrats [Library Paperback] by Juliet Barnes

    Andrew was already a 'War Hero' since during the Boer War he had served in the 2nd Battalion and was awarded the Queens S Africa medal with clasps Wittebergen, Cape Colony and Transvaal and the Kings S Africa medal with clasps 1901,1902

    Denys Finch Hatton And Beryl Markham | So this Denys Finch Hatton. Who was he? Besides being played by Robert ...

    BERYL MARKHAM hunted gazelles in Africa at the age of 7, trained and raced horses, and became the first person to fly solo across the Atlantic. Hemingway said that she “has written so well, and marvelously well, that I was completely ashamed of myself as a writer." #history #adelinewoman #womancan

    10 November 1871 – Henry Morton Stanley locates missing explorer and missionary, Dr. David Livingstone in Ujiji, near Lake Tanganyika, famously greeting him with the words, "Dr. Livingstone, I presume?".

    1900's - standing with perfect posture and an air of elegance herself - her hands delicately framing the tea tray - a BEAUTIFUL maid with a BEAUTIFUL tea tray

    Elizabeth Blackwell said she turned to medicine after a close friend who was dying suggested she would have been spared her worst suffering if her physician had been a woman. She became the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register

    A friend in Africa - Berkeley Cole

    1909 - handsome woman posing inside a glass greenhouse. Found photo from lovedaylemon's flickr stream

    Seaman David Crazy Thunder (Oglala) and mother, Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota, 1945. Marquette University Archives

    Beryl Markam Who was Felicity in 'Out of Africa' written by Karen Blixen . Beryl wrote her own autobiography in 1942.