Two soldiers from the 5th Royal Canadian Artillery Regiment pose by a gun at Fort Macaulay - Esquimalt, Canada. August 4, 1914.
Slovak pilots having a good time at EVA thermal baths (still open for business) in Piešťany, Slovakia.
Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth on 12 May 1937. The young Princess Margaret is seen waving happily to the crowd, she didn’t go unnoticed by her grandmother Queen Mary.
It doesn’t matter what it was for (Halloween, a party, just felt like it). I want to see how many other people have done this.
Also feel free to add which brother(s).
The Grand Duchesses were charming – the picture of freshness and health. It would have been difficult to find four sisters with characters more dissimilar and yet so perfectly blended in an affection which did not exclude personal independence, and, in spite of contrasting temperaments, kept them a most united family. With the initials of their Christian names they had formed a composite Christian name, OTMA, and under this common signature they frequently gave their presents or sent letters written by one of them on behalf of all.
– Pierre Gilliard, Thirteen Years at the Russian Court (1921)
Slovak mechanics and ground staff next to a Bf-109E of the Slovak Air Force.
The imperial family greeting sailors, 1912.
Maria Nikolaevna Romanova ♥
American and French photographers during the Great War.