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Almedingen

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Favorite Romanov/Royalty Web Sites
« on: February 10, 2004, 01:21:34 PM »
I'd like to know what other websites you have found about the Romanovs.

Here are some of my favorites:

For pictures of St. Petersburg Wandering Camera
http://www.enlight.ru/camera/index_e.htm

My favorite page on the Wandering Camera website that shows the datchas on the islands:
http://www.enlight.ru/camera/31/index_e.html

For Grand Duchess Olga:
http://www.kulikovsky.com/Kulikovskyx.html

Good Reading:
http://www.rkb-law.com/RR/books/menzies/gmenzies.htm#x

Bernstorff Slot (where Alexander III and Marie went for family reunions)
http://www.beredskabsstyrelsen.dk/brcl/english/history.htm

Ipatiev House
http://www.romanov-memorial.com/Links.htm

Irene (Alexandra’s Sister)
http://www.geocities.com/jesusib/Irene.html

Grand Duke Alexis’ Palace
http://www.photofora.com/eugene/kolomna/aapalace/index_2.htm

Conversation with Mary Orbeliani, sister of Alexander Bulatovich, June 3- 4, 1973
http://www.samizdat.com/heroorb2.html

Livadia and the Crimea
http://livadia.russian-women.net/livadia_08684.shtml

Nevsky Prospect
http://www.nevsky-prospekt.com/photos/photosnorthside.html

Description of visit to Martha & Mary Convent
http://www.orthodoxengland.btinternet.co.uk/atconv.htm

Peterhof/Strelna
http://www.peterhof.org/museums/strelny/ind1.html

Strelna
http://www.strelna.ru/en/

Letters of a Victorian Lady
http://www.barnardf.demon.co.uk/index.htm#Index

Pictures of Royal Ladies
http://community.webshots.com/album/83453903rUjmvv

Mariinsky Theater – Take the virtual tour
http://www.mariinsky.ru/en/info/tour

Royalty Pages
http://www.worldroots.com/brigitte/royal/bio/mariemecklenburgbio.html

Atlantis Magazine
http://atlantis-magazine.com/
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Almedingen

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Re: Favorite Romanov/Royalty Web Sites
« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2004, 02:00:35 PM »
Here are some more sites:

Wolfsgarten
http://fruehstueckstreff.de/64297/03-05-29-jagdschloss-wolfsgarten.html#?56,37

Old Graphic of Wolfsgarten
http://www.antiqpaper.de/index.html?d_Wolfsgarten_Langen__Jagdschlos_Wolfsgarten__Original_Holzstich__18481626.htm

Alexandra’s brother Ernie
http://www.geocities.com/jesusib/Ernie.html

Alexander III and Marie’s Fishing Lodge in Finland
http://www.wathenadesigns.com/Finland/Historic_homes/Langin/langin.html

Oranienbaum
http://www.fortunecity.com/victorian/hornton/890/Oranien.html

Pictures, etc.  I believe the second item contains some pictures of Ropsha.  If anyone reads Russian can you please give us some more detail.
http://www.arch-image.org/links.php :-*

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Almedingen

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« Reply #5 on: February 10, 2004, 04:02:38 PM »
Picture of Marie, Grand Duchess George
http://lafayette.150m.com/olg7535.html

More on Marie, Grand Duchess George
http://www.katoufs.com/marie.html

Grand Duchess Victoria Melita
http://www.geocities.com/jesusib/Melita.html

Remembering the murdered Romanovs
http://members.fortunecity.com/abnic/namesanddeaths/murdermain.html

Photos from the Galitzine family (encourage him to keep on with his work)
http://www3.sympatico.ca/galitzine/memorabilia.html

Picture of a young Grand Duchess Xenia
http://www.picturehistory.com/find/p/7799/mcms.html

Russian Imperial Message board
http://members5.boardhost.com/houseofwillis/

Pictures of Alexandra, Ella, etc. (the name of the site is rather funny, I think)
http://www.staylace.com/gallery/gallery05/

Another Royalty Forum
http://www.royalarchive.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=phpBB2&file=index&sid=06ddf34875f1a19d94371203a358b2b6





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Re: Favorite Romanov/Royalty Web Sites
« Reply #6 on: February 10, 2004, 11:04:58 PM »
Romanov Album
http://www-hoover.stanford.edu/hila/exhibits_prev/romanoff/Romanov/Romanov3.html

Picture of Grand Duke Paul
http://www.picturehistory.com/find/p/7773/mcms.html

Picture of Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich
http://www.firstworldwar.com/bio/nikolai.htm

Picture of  Alexander II
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28131)))

Picture of Alexander III
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28133)))

Picture of Grand Duchess Marie (who married Prince Alfred)
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28142)))

Picture of Marie Pavlovnaa (wife of Vladimir)
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28144)))

Picture of Grand Duchess Elizabeth (Ella)
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28145)))

Picture of Grand Duke Aleksei Aleksandrovich
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28140)))

Picture of Konstantin Konstantinovich
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28136)))

Picture of Grand Duke Konstantin Nicolaevich
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28137)))

Picture of Paul Alexandrovich
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28134)))

Picture of Grand Duke Vladimir
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28139)))

Photo -- Young Grand Duke Vladimir
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?intldl/mtfront:@OR(@field(NUMBER+@band(cph+3c28138)))

Photo -- Princess Dagmar (later Empress)
http://international.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/D?mtfront:2:./temp/~intldl_a16y::







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Re: Favorite Romanov/Royalty Web Sites
« Reply #7 on: February 11, 2004, 09:52:47 AM »
Take a virtual visit of the Hermitage
http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/html_En/08/hm88_0.html

Nice pictures of royal family from Queen Alexandra’s Christmas Gift book
http://homepages.tesco.net/~patio/new/royal.htm

Article on the Tsar’s Mother Maria Feodorovna
http://www.eurohistory.com/dagmar.html

Article on Victoria Melita and Cyril
http://www.geocities.com/jesusib/Melita.html

Queen Victoria and Family
http://www.geocities.com/jesusib/QueenVictoria.html

Museum of Romanov, Perm
http://www.permonline.ru/~museum/romanov/

A royal family
http://www.dr.dk/aroyalfamily/forside.html

Dagmar’s Children
http://www.geocities.com/christian9den/Dagmarchildren.html

An article on Grand Duchess Olga
http://collections.ic.gc.ca/heirloom_series/volume7/countries/russia9.html

Picture of Grand Duchess Olga’s grave
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=4175

Almedingen

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Re: Favorite Romanov/Royalty Web Sites
« Reply #8 on: February 11, 2004, 12:48:43 PM »
Grand Duchess Marie (The Duke and Duchess and Edinburgh’s anniversary)
http://Page from the London Illustrated News
http://www.printsoldandrare.com/royalty/


Photos of Palaces at Tsarskoye Selo
http://www.xenophongi.org/ruscity/stpete/tsarskoyeselo/catherinepalace.htm

Royal Ladies
http://community.webshots.com/album/77945460DHOjsJ/0


Article from San Francisco Chronicle re Grand Duchess Vladimir
http://www.holy-trinity.org/history/1900/09.04.SFChron.html




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Re: Favorite Romanov/Royalty Web Sites
« Reply #10 on: February 12, 2004, 09:27:44 AM »
The following two sites I think are some of the most beautifully created about the Romanovs, aside of course from the Alexander Palace site which is my absolute favorite. They were created by Romanov "fans" such as ourselves and you can tell that a lot of love and work went into them:

1. Kali Pappas's www.livadia.org, which contains many pictures, letters, diary excerpts, and bios for each child.

2. Alia Sagara Petrey's www.naotmaa.com, which contained similar features as Kali's, plus info. on Nicholas and Alexandra and more, and was also beautifully and touchingly done. However, I recently checked if this site was up and it doesn't seem to be working. Alia, I have seen you post here; if you see this, let us know if your site is down for good?

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Almedingen

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Re: Favorite Romanov/Royalty Web Sites
« Reply #13 on: February 12, 2004, 02:05:39 PM »
The Greek Royal Family
http://www.christinesroyalty.net/royalfamilies/greece/history.html

Interview of Constantine of Greece on Larry King
http://www-cgi.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/0204/26/lkl.00.html

Grave of Grand Duchess Olga
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8142920&pt=Olga%20Oldenburg

Postcards some of Grand Duchesses Helen and Olga and other Greek family members
http://www.postcardman.net/greece_royalty.html

Mon Repo (summer place of Greek Royal Family)
http://gogreece.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?site=http://www.corfuweb.gr/gb%2Dwalk1.htm

Queen Olga of Greece’s children
http://www.geocities.com/christian9den/Greekchildren.html

Historical Boys Royal Costume
http://www.histclo.hispeed.com/royal/gre/royal-greg1.htm

Painting of Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna and her daughter Maria
http://www.abcgallery.com/B/briullov/briullov10.html

Grand Duke Alexei’s trip to New Orleans
http://publications.neworleans.com/no_magazine/37.5.-ALETTER.html

Grand Duke Alexis
http://www.wclynx.com/burntofferings/packsdukealexis.html

Nicolas Romanov
http://news.ft.com/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=FT.com/StoryFT/FullStory&c=StoryFT&cid=1059479926553&p=1012571727132

Photo of Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich
http://www.geh.org/ar/chus/unident/m197501112269_ful.html

Grand Duke Michael and his secret marriage
http://www.brabazon.org.uk/brab44.htm

Smolny Institute (This is where Alexander II’s 2nd wife attended school)
http://www.lindsayfincher.com/russia/smolny.html

Smolny
http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/bryant/russia/russia-IV.html

Smolny http://home.comset.net/freshspb/sights/smolny.html

Smolny
http://www.faculty.virginia.edu/dostoevsky/texts/smolny_inst.html

Smolny
http://www.friends-partners.org/partners/spbweb/lifestyl/114/whatever.html

Picture of Smolny Institute
http://www.unilib.neva.ru/city/views/album1/album1_2.html

Smolny Institute Museum
http://www.destinationrussia.info/content/spb_SMOLNY.asp

Smolny Cathedral
http://www.geocities.com/petanque3/sobor.htm

Smolny Pupils’ portraits commissioned by Catherine II
http://www.abcgallery.com/L/levitzky/levitzkybio.html

Life in the Smolny Institute
http://pages.ivillage.com/anyuta/BK4.html

Women’s education/Smolny
http://www.we-myi.org/issues/22/history.html

Article on Teacher from Smolny
http://www.swarthmore.edu/bulletin/dec02/em_lamkert.html

Summer Gardens
http://home.comset.net/freshspb/sights/summer.html

Article by Alex Shoumatoff (I don't know where part II is)
http://www.dispatchesfromthevanishingworld.com/pastdispatches/oldrussia/printerrussiapart1.html

Giacomo Quarenghi
http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/html_En/04/b2003/hm4_1_011.html

St. Petersburg 300th Birthday Tribute
http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/html_En/04/b2003/hm4_2_021.html

Catherine II
http://members.tripod.com/~Nevermore/CGREAT7.HTM






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Re: Favorite Romanov/Royalty Web Sites
« Reply #14 on: February 12, 2004, 03:34:12 PM »
The man who would be Tsar – Vladimir Kirilovich
http://www.westminster.edu/staff/martinre/facultyforum/cover.htm

Some nice pictures
http://travel.inc.ru/services/excurs/

Ladies Dress (contains a nice article on the Dowager Empress Marie and Tsarina Alexandra)
http://www.koshka-the-cat.com/russian.html

St. Petersburg in Architecture
http://www.tcaup.umich.edu/stpetersburg/mapindex.html

Everyday costumes in Russia
http://www.costumes.org/history/100pages/camerongallery.htm

Court Dress
http://lafayette.150m.com/thumbscourt.html

Some Costumes at the Hermitage
http://www.worldkidmag.com/hermcostume2.htm

Description of royal items at State Armory in Moscow
http://www.voentour.com/excursion/armory.shtml

Russia’s Dark Enlightenment
http://www.historyhouse.com/in_history/russian_enlightenment/

When Russia Spoke French
http://expo.interros.ru/eng/about/article_6/

Best of Russia
http://www.bestofrussia.ca/index.html

Article The Golden Hours of the Romanovs
http://www.yalealumnimagazine.com/issues/03_07/Romanovs.html

Beinecke Albums
http://highway49.library.yale.edu/romanov/default.htm

Princess Paley Doll
http://kukulla.tripod.com/1920/P5.htm

Charles Worth’s dresses – exhibition
http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/html_En/04/b2003/hm4_1y.html

Royal Martyrs
http://www.holy-transfiguration.org/

Russia and the holy land
http://www.idc.nl/catalog/down/412_brochure.pdf

Palaces of St. Petersburg
http://300spb.internord.ru/pdf/99.pdf

Article regarding Romanov Remains
http://www.times.spb.ru/special/tsar/russia.htm

Kunstkammer
http://www.kunstkamera.ru/english/exhibition/imper.htm

Romanov Grave
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8100

Funeral of Romanovs
http://www.romanovfundforrussia.org/family/funeral.html

Galitzine
http://www3.sympatico.ca/galitzine/obituary.html

Imperial Porcelain
http://www.alvr.com/porcelain/pcottage.html

Grand Duchess Olga’s Paintings
http://www.ballerupegnsmuseum.dk/

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