ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS: TATIANA ROMANOV. 22 OCTOBER, 1916.

ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS: TATIANA ROMANOV. 22 OCTOBER, 1916.   From the 1916 diary of Tatiana Romanov: Saturday, 22 October. In the morning [we] two went with Mama to “Znamenie”, from there – to the infirmary. Took photographs in two stages in the sitting room, since last…

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ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS: TATIANA ROMANOV. 23 SEPTEMBER, 1916.

ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS: TATIANA ROMANOV. 23 SEPTEMBER, 1916.   1916 letter from Tatiana Romanov to Nicholas II: 23 September. Papa, my dear. I am sitting now in the morning before lessons, while Maria and Anastasia are playing the gramophone and raising the flag. Playing the March…

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ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS: TATIANA ROMANOV. 13 SEPTEMBER, 1914.

ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS: TATIANA ROMANOV. 13 SEPTEMBER, 1914.     From the 1914 diary of Tatiana Romanov: Saturday, 13 September. Had a lesson in the morning. Saw Nikolai Pavlovich for one minute. Then to “Znamenie”, from there to our infirmary. Today we had two surgeries, my…

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OLGA ROMANOV: HER LAST LOVE, DMITRI (“MITYA”) SHAKH-BAGOV

OLGA ROMANOV: HER LAST LOVE, DMITRI (“MITYA”) SHAKH-BAGOV   From the 1915-1916 diaries of Olga Romanov: “… Spoke with Mitya, he is sad for some reason, poor little thing…. ” “… Looked at a [photo] album with Mitya and others. Stopped by [to see] everyone and [sat] on the balcony with Mitya…

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