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The Czar (LOC)

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

The Czar

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Notes:
Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Photo shows Czar Nicholas II on horseback. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Subjects:
Nicholas--II,--Emperor of Russia,--1868-1918.

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.11125

Call Number: LC-B2- 2474-12

Rettig to Rumble, LukeSkytoker, and 23 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. cotinis 72 months ago | reply

    Wow, that is Czar Nicholas II of Russia. Is that a postcard?

  2. captainslack 72 months ago | reply

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicholas_II_of_Russia

    Poor Nicky. He wasn't a good ruler, but he & his family didn't deserve to get gunned down like that.

  3. The Library of Congress 72 months ago | reply

    Thanks! We'll put his complete name in the source data and reload the description.

  4. rkeim38 37 months ago | reply

    Any idea what kind of horse that is?

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