1 portrait of Gertie Millar
by Rita Martin, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, early 1910s
5 3/8 in. x 3 1/2 in. (138 mm x 88 mm) overall
Given by Norman McCann, 2011
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- Gertie Millar, Countess of Dudley: From Stage to Society (16 April 2012 - 16 December 2012)
Events of 1910back to top
Current affairsGeorge V succeeds Edward VII to the throne.
The Liberals win narrow victories after calling two General Elections following escalating tension between the Liberal administration and the Lords reached crisis point with the Lords' unprecedented rejection of Lloyd George's 1909 budget. The budget included tax reform intended to fund social reform and a rearmament programme, but was seen by the Conservative Lords as an assault on property.