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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #15 on: July 04, 2008, 08:14:51 AM »
Good point, CorisCapnSkip!







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« Reply #16 on: July 04, 2008, 08:36:59 AM »



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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #17 on: July 18, 2008, 05:56:14 PM »
You're very welcome! Here are two more:

The First one, 1915, the second, 1912.
Anymore are welcome!

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« Reply #18 on: August 02, 2008, 06:43:56 AM »
Tsar and Tsarevich, 1906:

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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #19 on: August 02, 2008, 07:00:07 AM »
We missed to psted this:


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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #20 on: August 10, 2008, 04:08:04 AM »
Alexej 1910



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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #22 on: October 10, 2008, 06:05:07 PM »
I still don't get why boys wore dresses when they were little. Can anyone explain?
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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #23 on: October 10, 2008, 06:38:32 PM »
Well, for one thing, much easier to change their diapers!

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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #24 on: October 10, 2008, 06:41:29 PM »
Back then, people were scared of evil spirits. So in order to confuse this so called evil spirits, they dressed their baby boys in dresses. So the evil spirits will be confused if it's a boy or a girl! :)

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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #25 on: October 11, 2008, 12:48:50 AM »
was this because boys were typically valued more than little girls? (just curious)

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« Reply #26 on: October 11, 2008, 09:47:12 AM »
I'm not too sure. I hope somebody else can answer it for us. :)

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« Reply #27 on: October 16, 2008, 07:20:20 PM »


I found this picture in a book from my church, it was a book about the Romanovs. it was only label "Frame, Child, 1900s." It looks like Alexei.  :-\

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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #28 on: October 25, 2008, 08:42:43 PM »
Baby really looks like Aleksei!


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Re: Aleksei's Formal pictures
« Reply #29 on: November 09, 2008, 01:59:42 PM »
Alexei 1911