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Elizabeth I, Queen Elizabeth's Response to the Parliament's Request She Marry

Queen Elizabeth on Marriage.pdf

Elizabeth I, Queen Elizabeth's Response to the Parliament's Request She Marry, http://www.luminarium.org/renlit/responseparl1559.htm, February 10, 1559

This is an address that Queen Elizabeth made to Parliament in response to a formal request that she marry to form a political alliance. She delivered…

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Controller of Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, Theresa May Portrait

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Controller of Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, Theresa May Portrait, Government of the United Kingdom, 2017-02-02

Theresa May is a British politician who has served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since July 2016, the…

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Attributed to George Gower, Armada Portrait

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Attributed to George Gower, Armada Portrait, Wikimedia, Luminarium: Anthology of English Literature, c. 1588

The portrait was made to commemorate the defeat of the Spanish Armada (depicted in the background). Elizabeth I's international power is reflected by…

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Attributed to Nicholas Hilliard, Pelican Portrait

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Attributed to Nicholas Hilliard, Pelican Portrait, Wikimedia Commons, housed at Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, England, c. 1575

The "Pelican Portrait" of Queen Elizabeth

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Attributed to William Segar and Nicholas Hilliard, Ermine Portrait

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Attributed to William Segar and Nicholas Hilliard, Ermine Portrait, Hatfield House, c. 1585

Segar, Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I, known as The Ermine Portrait of Elizabeth I of England (c.1586), Hatfield House, Hatfield Hertfordshire, UK

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Elizabeth I, The Princess Elizabeth to King Edward VI, 1553

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Elizabeth I, The Princess Elizabeth to King Edward VI, 1553, British Library, MS Harley 6986, art. 16, fol. 23, c. 1553

From a letter by Princess Elizabeth, to her younger brother, Edward, King Edward VI of England. Although the letter is not dated, he was already in…

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