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"Alexandra: A Journey Through History and Art" Step into the world of Alexandra, a name that resonates with significance in various realms

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Gresty Road Art - Crewe Alexandra

Gresty Road Art - Crewe Alexandra
Watercolour of Gresty Road, home of Crewe Alexandra F.C. 1906 - current day. Capacity 10, 153. Original painting size 20" x 16" created in 2001 by Kevin Fletcher

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Ornithoptera alexandrae, Queen Alexandras birdwing butterfly

Ornithoptera alexandrae, Queen Alexandras birdwing butterfly
A mounted specimen of Queen Alexandras birdwing butterfly from Papua New Guinea. Male specimen measuring 188 mm across wingtips. See 14964 for the female which is larger

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Tsar Nicholas II with his family

Tsar Nicholas II with his family
Tsar Nicholas II with his wife Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna and their five children, from left; Maria, Alexei (seated on floor), Olga, Tatiana and Anastasia

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Rasputin Caricature

Rasputin Caricature
GRIGORI RASPUTIN caricatured as the sinister leader of Russias ruling house, looming over the puppet-like figures of Nicolas II and Alexandra

Background imageAlexandra Collection: The Royal Family of Great Britain 1897

The Royal Family of Great Britain 1897 (the year of Queen Victorias Diamond Jubilee). 1897

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Princess Alexandra with her five children

Princess Alexandra with her five children
Princess Alexandra of Wales (1844 1925) (later Queen Alexandra consort) of Edward VII, photographed with her five children (left to right) Princess Victoria, who remained single

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Marriage certificate, Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip

Marriage certificate, Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip
Marriage certificate of Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor (Princess Elizabeth, later Queen Elizabeth II) and Philip Mountbatten (Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh)

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Alexandra Palace, the home of the B. B. C. The large transmitt

Alexandra Palace, the home of the B. B. C. The large transmitt
Alexandra Palace as the home of the B.B.C television service in 1936 showing the mast and transmitting aerials for vision and sound

Background imageAlexandra Collection: British and Russian Royal Families at Osborne House

British and Russian Royal Families at Osborne House, Isle of Wight on 4th August 1909. Pictured are Tsar (Czar) Nicholas and Tsarina (Czarina) Alix of Hesse and by Rhine, later Alexandra Feodorovna

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Design for Alexandra Palace, London, 1864

Design for Alexandra Palace, London, 1864
Engraving showing the exterior of a proposed design for the Alexandra Palace in London, produced in 1864

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Sheffield University - Portraits of Edward VI and Alexandra

Sheffield University - Portraits of Edward VI and Alexandra
Sheffield University - Inset portraits of Edward VI and Alexandra who opened the University in July, 1905. Date: 1905

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Cover of programme for the visit of HM King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra to Sheffield to open

Cover of programme for the visit of HM King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra to Sheffield to open the University of
Original at Sheffield Local Studies PAMP 322 SQ

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Glasgow University

Glasgow University
THE UNIVERSITY GALOP Edward and Alexandra are cheered as they leave after opening GLASGOW UNIVERSITY in its fine new building by George Gilbert Scott Date: 1870

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Wedding of George V

Wedding of George V
Wedding of King George V, then Duke of York, to Princess Victoria Mary of Teck, later Queen Mary on 6 July 1893. The couple are attended by numerous bridesmaids

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker (1906-1975) French singer in her dressing room at Alexandra Palace before taking part in a BBC cabaret show called Cafe Continental

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Queen Alexandra & Dogs

Queen Alexandra & Dogs
ALEXANDRA QUEEN TO EDWARD VII Shown here in a garden, possibly at Sandringham with her two Japanese Chin dogs, Haru and Togo

Background imageAlexandra Collection: The Alexandra Park Races, 1868

The Alexandra Park Races, 1868
Engraving showing one of the horse races held at Alexandra Park, Muswell Hill, during the summer of 1868. The large stand is clearly visible on the right of the image

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Alexandra Palace

Alexandra Palace, north London, England. The original 1873 building dramatically burnt down, only 16 days after it had opened. It was quickly rebuilt and re-opened in 1875

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Four daughters of Tsar Nicolas II

Four daughters of Tsar Nicolas II
MARIE, TATIANA, ANASTASIA & OLGA Daughters of Nicolas II and Alexandra of Russia

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Alexandra Palace

Alexandra Palace, north London, England. The original 1873 building dramatically burnt down, only 16 days after it had opened. It was quickly rebuilt and re-opened in 1875

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Alexandra kollontai, russian revolutionary, social theorist and stateswoman (1872-1952)

Alexandra kollontai, russian revolutionary, social theorist and stateswoman (1872-1952), kollontai in 1910

Background imageAlexandra Collection: The Duke and Duchess of Kent and children

The Duke and Duchess of Kent and children
Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942), Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent (1906-1968) and their two eldest children, Edward (born 1935 and the current Duke of Kent) and Alexandra (born 1936)

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Last photograph taken of Queen Alexandra at Sandringham

Last photograph taken of Queen Alexandra at Sandringham
Last photograph taken of Queen Alexandra (1844 1925) consort to Edward VII, at Sandringham Estate, Norfolk, holding her favourite dog Pekingese. Date: 1925

Background imageAlexandra Collection: The coronation of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra

The coronation of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra
The Coronation of His Majesty King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra. 1902. 1902

Background imageAlexandra Collection: The Royal Oak - Queen Victoria and descendents family tree

The Royal Oak - Queen Victoria and descendents family tree
A spectacular family tree produced by The Illustrated London News to mark the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria in 1887. The beautifully drawn oak tree is hung with portraits of Victoria and Albert

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Thomas Fall with Borzoi

Thomas Fall with Borzoi
The original Thomas Fall, dog photographer, with a Borzoi owned by H.M. Queen Alexandra. Date: 1893

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Of the Imperial Cadet Corps, 1903. Artist: Mortimer L Menpes

Of the Imperial Cadet Corps, 1903. Artist: Mortimer L Menpes
Of the Imperial Cadet Corps, 1903. From The Durbar, by Mortimer Menpes. Text by Dorothy Menpes. [Adam and Charles Black, London, 1903]

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Tsar Nicholas II at the opening ceremony of the first Duma, St Petersburg, Russia, 1906

Tsar Nicholas II at the opening ceremony of the first Duma, St Petersburg, Russia, 1906. The Duma, the elected legislative assembly of the Russian Empire

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Queen consorts crowned in Westminster Abbey, 1937

Queen consorts crowned in Westminster Abbey, 1937. The central portrait is Elizabeth, Queen Consort of George VI. The others, clockwise from top are: Alexandra, Consort of Edward VII; Isabel

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Empire Day - May 24th, 1909

Empire Day - May 24th, 1909
One King. One Fleet. One Flag. One Empire. Celebration postcard to commemorate Empire Day - May 24th, 1909. Members of the British Empire celebrate beneath a statue of Queen Victoria above a

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Queen Alexandra - Downey Photograph on a postcard

Queen Alexandra - Downey Photograph on a postcard
Alexandra of Denmark (Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia - 18441925) - Queen consort of the United Kingdom and Empress of India as the wife of King-Emperor Edward VII

Background imageAlexandra Collection: The crew of the royal yacht Victoria and Albert III, Norway, 1904 (1908). Artist: Queen Alexandra

The crew of the royal yacht Victoria and Albert III, Norway, 1904 (1908). Artist: Queen Alexandra
The crew of the royal yacht Victoria and Albert III, Norway, 1904 (1908). From Queen Alexandras Christmas Gift Book, Photographs from My Camera, by Queen Alexandra

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Advert, Atkinson & Barkers Royal Infants Preservative

Advert, Atkinson & Barkers Royal Infants Preservative
Atkinson & Barkers Royal Infants Preservative, claimed to be the best medicine in the world, by royal appointment, with portraits of Queen Victoria and Princess Alexandra in their bridal dresses

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Major Metcalfe, Mrs F. Cripps, and Lady Alexandra Metcalfe

Major Metcalfe, Mrs F. Cripps, and Lady Alexandra Metcalfe
Edward Dudley Metcalfe, MVO, MC, (16 January 1887 18 November 1957), known as Fruity Metcalfe, officer in the British Indian Army, a close friend and equerry of Edward VIII

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Imperial Russian Royal Family - Tsar Nicholas II

Imperial Russian Royal Family - Tsar Nicholas II with his wife Alexandra Feodorovna and their four girls. Photograph by L. Levitsky taken at the Peterhof Palace on 16th August, 1901. Date: 1901

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Rows of old wrecked cars in junk yard near Alexandra Louisana parts and repairs for autos

Rows of old wrecked cars in junk yard near Alexandra Louisana parts and repairs for autos
Rows of old wrecked cars in junk yard near Alexandra Louisiana parts and repairs for autos

Background imageAlexandra Collection: 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

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Royal Wedding 1896 -- Princess Maud of Wales

Royal Wedding 1896 -- Princess Maud of Wales
Prince Charles (or Carl) of Denmark, later King Haakon VII, King of Norway, and Princess Maud of Wales (1869-1938), youngest daughter of Edward VII and Queen Alexandra

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Princess Alexandra on her wedding day

Princess Alexandra on her wedding day
Princess Alexandra of Denmark, later Princess of Wales and Queen Alexandra (1844-1925) on her wedding day to Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII in March 1863. Date: 1863

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Queen Victoria and her family

Queen Victoria and her family
Queen Victoria shown with members of her family shortly after the wedding of the Prince and Princess of Wales, mourning a bust of her late husband, Prince Albert

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Albert Edward, Prince of Wales with Alexandra, Princess of W

Albert Edward, Prince of Wales with Alexandra, Princess of W
Photographic portrait of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales (later Edward VII) together with his wife, Alexandra, Princess of Wales circa. 1865. Date: c.1865

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Edward VII Wedding

Edward VII Wedding
Wedding of Edward VII and Alexandra of Denmark in 1863. Date: March 1863

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Maria Feodorovna and Alexandra, Princess of Wales

Maria Feodorovna and Alexandra, Princess of Wales
The sisters, Maria Feodorovna, Empress of Russia, formerly Princess Dagmar of Denmark on holiday with her sister, Alexandra, Princess of Wales (later Queen Alexandra)

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Danish, British and Russian royal families at Bernstorff

Danish, British and Russian royal families at Bernstorff
The three daughters of King Christian IX of Denmark assembled at Bernstorff in 1871 with their families. From the top, Maria Feodorovna

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Queen Alexandra and Empress Marie, Maundy Thursday

Queen Alexandra and Empress Marie, Maundy Thursday
Queen Alexandra (1844-1925) and her sister Empress Maria Feodorovna of Russia, formerly Princess Dagmar of Denmark (1847-1928), leaving the Maundy Thursday distribution ceremony at Westminster Abbey

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Queen Alexandra and Empress Marie leaving Victoria Station

Queen Alexandra and Empress Marie leaving Victoria Station
Queen Alexandra (1844-1925) and her sister Empress Maria Feodorovna of Russia, formerly Princess Dagmar of Denmark (1847-1928), in an open carriage, leaving Victoria Station, Central London

Background imageAlexandra Collection: Dining Hall, Alexandra Orphanage, Haverstock Hill, London

Dining Hall, Alexandra Orphanage, Haverstock Hill, London
The dining hall of the Alexandra Orphanage on Maitland Park Road, Haverstock Hill, North London. Sausages appear to be the dish of the day



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"Alexandra: A Journey Through History and Art" Step into the world of Alexandra, a name that resonates with significance in various realms. From Gresty Road Art to Crewe Alexandra, this caption invites you to explore the diverse facets associated with this captivating name. Delve into the realm of nature as we encounter Ornithoptera alexandrae, also known as Queen Alexandra's birdwing butterfly. With its vibrant colors and graceful flight, it symbolizes beauty and elegance. Intrigue awaits as we uncover the Rasputin Caricature, a portrayal of one of history's most enigmatic figures. This artwork captures the mystique surrounding Rasputin's influence on Tsar Nicholas II and his family during Russia's tumultuous times. Love takes center stage with Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip's marriage certificate. Witness their union as they embark on a journey destined for greatness within the British monarchy. Travel back in time to 1864 when plans were laid out for Alexandra Palace in London. Discover how this architectural marvel has stood tall throughout history, serving various purposes while leaving an indelible mark on England's capital city. The Royal Family of Great Britain graces our narrative next, capturing hearts since 1897. Explore their lineage and witness how each member contributes to shaping modern-day royalty. Uncover secrets behind Alexandra Palace becoming home to B. B. C. , hosting countless iconic moments through its large transmitter. It stands as a testament to technological advancements intertwined with cultural significance. Witness unity between British and Russian Royal Families at Osborne House—a meeting point where traditions merge amidst friendship and diplomacy—forging bonds that transcend borders. Sheffield University unveils portraits depicting Edward VI alongside Alexandra—an homage paid by academia to these influential historical figures who shaped nations through their reigns. Immerse yourself in grandeur during HM King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra's visit to Sheffield University in 1905—the opening ceremony forever etched in history, symbolizing progress and education.