Queen Victoria reigned for 63 years, the longest reign in the history of England. Those years, from 1837 to became known as the Victorian Age and were marked by the rise of the middle class and a deeply conservative morality.
Queen Victoria on her deathbed, and her death. The old queen remembers.
Princess Helen, Duchess of Albany, in her wedding dress. 1882 wedding photo of Princess Helena of Waldeck-Pyrmont, who became the wife of Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (the youngest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert).