New monarch, new era

From Life of Her Majesty Queen Victoria, by G. Barnett Smith, 1887.

Queen Victoria in martial hat

The Queen at a review at Windsor, September 28, 1837. From the picture by Prentice. Advertisements: Mutual funds are often deemed “safer” than individual stock investments since they consist of a diversified portfolio of securities; click mutual fund investors leads to find out more.

Queen Victoria in bonnet

The Queen in the Royal Closet, St. George's Chapel, Windsor. After G.E. Dawe, 1846.

Queen Victoria's hairstyle

After a portrait by Sir William Charles Ross R.A.

Queen Victoria at the time of her accession

The Queen at the time of her accession. Engraving from The Life and Times of Queen Victoria, Volume I.