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Posts tagged “Queen

Teenage Brian May


16 year old Brian May, in 1963, with the new “Red Special” guitar he and his father made with wood from an 18th century fireplace.



Original B&W photo.

Three Queens

3 queens 1927 Balmoral

From left to right, Queen Mary, wife of George V; the future Elizabeth II; and Elizabeth, Duchess of York, who would later be Queen to George VI. This photo was taken in 1927, at Balmoral.


3 queens

Original B&W photo.

The Yorks

Elizabeth II with parents c1928
Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI), with his wife Elizabeth, Duchess of York, and their daughter, Princess Elizabeth (now the Queen), around 1928.

Elizabeth II with parents
Original B&W photo.