Person record: ALEXANDRA, Queen   (1844-1925)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameQueen ALEXANDRA
Genderfemale
Relevance of this personQueen of Great Britain, subject of lantern slides 
Main period of activityN/A
Relationships to other peoplemarried to EDWARD VII, King   (1841-1910)
mother of CLARENCE AND AVONDALE, Duke of   (1864-1892)
mother of GEORGE V, King   (1865-1936)
grandmother of EDWARD VIII, King   (1894-1972)
grandmother of GEORGE VI, King   (1895-1952)
grandmother of JOHN, Prince   (1905-1919)
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
1 December 1844born atCopenhagen, Denmark
20 November 192580died atSandringham House, Sandringham, Norfolk, England
Slide images showing this person Queen Alexandra -- slide 6 of <em>Celebrities from direct negatives</em> (portrait: York & Son, 146 slides, n.d.) Queen Alexandra -- slide 6 of <em>Celebrities from direct negatives</em> (portrait: York & Son, 146 slides, n.d.) Queen Alexandra -- slide 6 of <em>Celebrities from direct negatives</em> (portrait: York & Son, 146 slides, n.d.) The Kings Visit to Berlin -- Queen Alexandra and Empress en route -- slide 18 of <em>Tyler's topical slides: series 5</em> (news: Walter Tyler, 20 slides, 13 February 1909) Thy choicest gifts in store / On him be pleased to pour -- slide 2 of <em>God save the King</em> (song: York & Son, 3 slides, 1901) Portrait of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra -- unnumbered slide from <em>[Landers Collection: miscellaneous and unidentified slides]</em> (miscellaneous: maker unknown, at least 35 slides, n.d.) Copy of King and Queen -- unnumbered slide from <em>[Ilfracombe Museum Collection: miscellaneous and unidentified slides]</em> (miscellaneous: maker unknown, at least 24 slides, n.d.)
Slide set references

major subject of: Accession of Edward VII (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1901)

major subject of: Life of King Edward VII: chapter II -- a popular prince (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

major subject of: Life of King Edward VII: chapter IV -- 'the King is dead, long live the King!' (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

major subject of: Life of King Edward VII: chapter III -- Edward the Peacemaker (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

major subject of: The life of Queen Victoria and King Edward VII: series 2 (lecture: maker unknown, 12 slides, c.1901)

major subject of: The life of Queen Victoria and King Edward VII: series 3 (lecture: maker unknown, 12 slides, c.1901)

image appears in: [Ilfracombe Museum Collection: miscellaneous and unidentified slides] (miscellaneous: maker unknown, at least 24 slides, n.d.)

References
(* = main subject)

* The accession of Edward VII (London: W. Butcher & Sons, 1901)

* Life of King Edward VII: chapter II a popular prince (London: W. Butcher & Sons, 1910)

* Life of King Edward VII: chapter III a popular prince (London: W. Butcher & Sons, 1910)

* Life of King Edward VII: chapter IV 'the King is dead, long live the King!' (London: W. Butcher & Sons, 1910)

* The life of Queen Victoria and King Edward VII: series 2 (c.1901)

* The life of Queen Victoria and King Edward VII: series 3 (c.1901)

Lucerna ID no. 6002553Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 13 June 2017