Second Delhi Coronation Durbar

1 January 1903 saw the Second Delhi Coronation Durbar. It was Organized by Viceroy George Curzon (Conservative) to celebrate the coronation of Edward VII and Queen Alexandra as Emperor and Empress of India. The king sent his brother the Duke of Connaught to Delhi represent the Crown. Image: Photograph of the wedding of Prince Albert Edward (later King Edward VII) and Alexandra of Denmark, London, 1863, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall. This image is in the public domain in the United States as its copyright has expired.


Julie Codell, “On the Delhi Coronation Durbars, 1877, 1903, 1911″

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1 Jan 1903

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