SYMHC Classics: Rival Queens -- Mary Stuart and Elizabeth I


The Rival Queens – Mary Queen of Scots Defying Queen Elizabeth, circa 1857-72. Currier & Ives/Public domain, via the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Wikimedia Commons

Today we revisit an episode from 2009 in preparation for a new episode coming this week about the Babington Plot. Although they were cousins, Elizabeth I and Mary Stuart had little in the way of familial affection. Previous hosts Katie and Sarah take a closer look at the infamous rivalry between Mary Stuart and Elizabeth I.

Here's the original episode: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/rival-queens-mary-stuart-and-elizabeth-i.htm

Topics in this Podcast: SYMHC Classics