Princess Elizabeth, aged 14, and nine-year-old Princess Margaret, with their mother, then Queen Elizabeth.

Princess Elizabeth, aged 14, and nine-year-old Princess Margaret, with their mother, then Queen Elizabeth.

The marriage of Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyons (Later the Queen Mother) to the Duke of York (Later King George VI) at Westminster Abbey in London, on 26th April, 1923. It was the first royal wedding at the Abbey since 1383. The newly formed British Broadcasting Company wanted to record and broadcast the event on radio, but the Abbey Chapter vetoed the idea.

The marriage of Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyons (Later the Queen Mother) to the Duke of York (Later King George VI) at Westminster Abbey in London, on 26th April, 1923. It was the first royal wedding at the Abbey since 1383. The newly formed British Broadcasting Company wanted to record and broadcast the event on radio, but the Abbey Chapter vetoed the idea.

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother on her wedding day in 1923 to King George VI, wearing a dress crafted by Madame Handley Seymour.

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother on her wedding day in 1923 to King George VI, wearing a dress crafted by Madame Handley Seymour.

Queen Elizabeth,later the Queen Mother, 1939, very elegant, very glamorous,  very chic in a dress designed by Sir Norman Hartnell and photographed by Sir Cecil Beaton in the gardens of Buckingham Palace.

Queen Elizabeth,later the Queen Mother, 1939, very elegant, very glamorous, very chic in a dress designed by Sir Norman Hartnell and photographed by Sir Cecil Beaton in the gardens of Buckingham Palace.

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. The King adored his wife and children and their love and protection made it possible for him to do his job.

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. The King adored his wife and children and their love and protection made it possible for him to do his job.

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