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Horse falls over on his majesty

Unknown, 1917, Document, Press cutting
of 74
Horse falls over on his majesty
Horse falls over on his majesty
Horse falls over on his majesty
Horse falls over on his majesty
Library Item
29857
Horse falls over on his majesty; The King and Queen at the seat of war; The Royal House change of name - Windsor adopted
A page from a World War One scrapbook (vol 1) showing press cuttings relating to the Royal Family: the King experiencing a horse riding accident whilst in France and the published proclamation of the adoption of the House of Windsor to replace the Germanic Saxe-Coburg-Gotha:

'By the King - A Proclamation declaring that the name Windsor is to be borne by His Royal House and Family, and relinquishing the use of all German titles and dignities.'

The page also includes an Edinburgh Tank Week, contributor's badge.
1917
27.5 x 21.8 cm
Edinburgh and Scottish Collection