Photograph of Grand Duchesses Maria, Olga, Anastasia and Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia in captivity at Tsarskoe Selo in the spring of Anastasia's King Charles Spaniel was called Jimmy and Tatiana's French Bulldog was called Ortino.
I love crystals! I hang crystal ornaments on a mini tree in my office at Christmas, and have gorgeous pink, purple, white, and orange crystals on my desk. I even have a little pink crystal 'worry stone' I keep in my pocket when I travel. Its fun to rub
After the 1917 revolution, Russia’s new rulers debated what to do with the crown jewels. This 1925 photo shows the collection. However, a 1922 album at the U. Geological Survey includes photos of four items that are missing from the 1925 photo.