ROMANOV FAMILY: RARE FOOTAGE
Below is another rare video of the Romanov family with individual scene descriptions.
ROMANOV FAMILY: EMPRESS ALEXANDRA DOLL
As some of you may know, I am a big fan of historical dolls – especially (surprise!) the Romanov family dolls – and although I don’t find the resemblance of this Empress Alexandra doll to be particularly strong, I still think it’s pretty and well made. Read more ROMANOV FAMILY: EMPRESS ALEXANDRA DOLL
ODE TO EMPRESS ALEXANDRA FEODOROVNA
Written by Alexander Myslovsky
Everything passes like a dream in this life
And in the darkness it disappears without a trace.
Only love, like the sun in its zenith,
Will burn forever in this world …
And like a lily in the Garden of Eden,
You bloomed under its living rays.
And like a fairytale princess,
You dreamed about a beautiful prince.
And in the path of unknown fate Read more ODE TO EMPRESS ALEXANDRA FEODOROVNA
ROMANOV FAMILY: RARE 1900 EASTER PROCESSION VIDEO
Easter procession of the Romanov family: Tsar Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, their eldest daughter Grand Duchess Olga and the extended Romanov family and the court. They are walking down the Parade Staircase of the Moscow Kremlin on Palm Sunday (on April 2, 1900). Read more ROMANOV FAMILY: RARE 1900 EASTER PROCESSION VIDEO