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*[http://yourlocaladda.com/forum/history-43/delhi-durbar-1903-a-3442/ Delhi Durbar 1903] yourlocaladda.com Includes commentary and photographs.
 
*[http://yourlocaladda.com/forum/history-43/delhi-durbar-1903-a-3442/ Delhi Durbar 1903] yourlocaladda.com Includes commentary and photographs.
 
*[http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2074369/ROBERT-HARDMAN-celebrates-greatest-earth.html The greatest show on earth: the  [1911<nowiki>]</nowiki> pageant that marked the high point of Empire] Mail Online 15 December 2011
 
*[http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2074369/ROBERT-HARDMAN-celebrates-greatest-earth.html The greatest show on earth: the  [1911<nowiki>]</nowiki> pageant that marked the high point of Empire] Mail Online 15 December 2011
*[http://majorpillinger.com/coronation-durbar/ The Coronation Durbar – Delhi December 1911] from the website "Major Roland Pillinger", who was in the [[10th (The Prince of Wales's Own) Royal Hussars|10th Hussars]]
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*[http://www.majorpillinger.co.uk/coronation-durbar/ The Coronation Durbar – Delhi December 1911] from the website "Major Roland Pillinger", who was in the [[10th (The Prince of Wales's Own) Royal Hussars|10th Hussars]]
 
*[http://www.glimpseofempire.com Details] of the book ''A Glimpse of Empire''  by  Jessica Douglas-Home, 2011, based on the diary and photographs of Lilah Wingfield who attended the 1911 Delhi Durbar. The website includes [http://www.glimpseofempire.com/photos  Slideshow of photographs by Lilah Wingfield]
 
*[http://www.glimpseofempire.com Details] of the book ''A Glimpse of Empire''  by  Jessica Douglas-Home, 2011, based on the diary and photographs of Lilah Wingfield who attended the 1911 Delhi Durbar. The website includes [http://www.glimpseofempire.com/photos  Slideshow of photographs by Lilah Wingfield]
 
**[http://standpointmag.co.uk/node/4205/full Eye-witness to the Final Crowning Glory of the Raj] by Jessica Douglas-Home standpointmag.co.uk
 
**[http://standpointmag.co.uk/node/4205/full Eye-witness to the Final Crowning Glory of the Raj] by Jessica Douglas-Home standpointmag.co.uk
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**[http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204190704577025294014629240.html?mod=WSJINDIA_hps_MIDDLELSMini#slide/1: Slideshow of 8 photographs]  
 
**[http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204190704577025294014629240.html?mod=WSJINDIA_hps_MIDDLELSMini#slide/1: Slideshow of 8 photographs]  
 
*[http://www.colonialfilm.org.uk/node/1455 Delhi Durbar 1911] Colonial Film: Moving Images of the British Empire
 
*[http://www.colonialfilm.org.uk/node/1455 Delhi Durbar 1911] Colonial Film: Moving Images of the British Empire
*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VCpkplKUf8&feature=related The Delhi Durbar 1911] www.youtube.com.  Colour footage of the regimental marchpast at the Delhi Durbar 1911 from 'The British Empire in Colour' series, probably Program 1. The red coated unit marching past at the start is the [[66th Regiment of Foot|2nd Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment]].<ref>[http://www.victorianwars.com/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=6353#p25763 Victorian Wars Forum thread] dated 17 December 2011</ref>
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*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VCpkplKUf8&feature=related The Delhi Durbar 1911] www.youtube.com.  Colour footage of the regimental marchpast at the Delhi Durbar 1911 from 'The British Empire in Colour' series, probably Program 1. The red coated unit marching past at the start is the [[66th Regiment of Foot|2nd Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment]].<ref> ''Victorian Wars Forum'' thread dated 17 December 2011, now no longer available. <nowiki>http://www.victorianwars.com/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=6353#p25763</nowiki>. </ref>
 
*[http://www.branchcollective.org/?ps_articles=julie-codell-on-the-delhi-coronation-durbars-1877-1903-1911 "On the Delhi Coronation Durbars, 1877, 1903, 1911"] by Julie Codell BRANCH (Britain, Representation, and Nineteenth-Century History) website
 
*[http://www.branchcollective.org/?ps_articles=julie-codell-on-the-delhi-coronation-durbars-1877-1903-1911 "On the Delhi Coronation Durbars, 1877, 1903, 1911"] by Julie Codell BRANCH (Britain, Representation, and Nineteenth-Century History) website
 
*[http://madrasmusings.com/Vol%2021%20No%2017/a-footnote-on-the-centenary-of-the-coronation-durbar.html A footnote on the Centenary of the Coronation Durbar: 1911 Rupee Coins] by D. Chakravarthy, Coins of India ''Madras Musings''  Vol. XXI No. 17, December 16-31, 2011
 
*[http://madrasmusings.com/Vol%2021%20No%2017/a-footnote-on-the-centenary-of-the-coronation-durbar.html A footnote on the Centenary of the Coronation Durbar: 1911 Rupee Coins] by D. Chakravarthy, Coins of India ''Madras Musings''  Vol. XXI No. 17, December 16-31, 2011

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and Royal Visits

Delhi Durbar Their Majesties at the Fort, Delhi

Also see Medals

FIBIS Resources

External links

Historical books online

Delhi Durbar 1911. Royal Procession

1869-1870

The visit by Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, 2nd son of Queen Victoria, in India 26 December 1869- March 1870. He was the first member of the royal family to visit British India.

1875-1876

The visit by Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII 1875-1876

1882

Part of a world cruise by Prince Albert Victor and Prince George of Wales 1879-1882. Includes Singapore and Ceylon in 1882.

1889-1890

The visit by Prince Albert Victor (1864-1892), eldest son of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales and the grandson of Queen Victoria. who embarked on seven months tour to India in October 1889.

1903

1906

The visit by the Prince and Princess of Wales, (later King George V and Queen Mary) November 1905 to March 1906

1911-1912

1921-1922

The visit by Edward, Prince of Wales, later Duke of Windsor, November 17, 1921-March 7, 1922

References

  1. Victorian Wars Forum thread dated 17 December 2011, now no longer available. http://www.victorianwars.com/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=6353#p25763.