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The British Monarchy's Flickr Account: Princes, Princesses, and Archival Images of Queen Elizabeth II From 1928

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The British Monarchy is a lot of things, but we didn't think social-media-savvy was one of them—until today, when the internets started buzzing about the monarchy's Flickr account.

Chock full of digitized archival images of the royal family, ceremonies, diplomatic visits, and other newsworthy events—including some pretty adorbs photos of Prince William and Prince Harry—we're kind of obsessed with all the amazing images of Queen Elizabeth II dating from 1928.

Her Majesty the Queen:

Royal events and ceremonies:

· British Monarchy [Flickr]