30 September, 2014

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New US Passport In 2016

15 October, 2014
USpassport

A new US Passport is scheduled for 2016 and here are the core facts… The chip, embedded in the information page, will be protected by a...

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ID-Card Of A German Princess

12 October, 2014
ID-Card Of A German Princess

Usually I do not collect ID-Cards but this German PASS-KARTE from Prussia is a exception because it was issued to Princss Marie zu Sayn-Wittgenstein,...

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US Passport 1796 issued by David Humphreys

9 October, 2014
US Passport 1796 issued by David Humphreys

US Passport 1796 issued by David Humphreys – THIS is one of the most exceptional passports a collector can get! A historical treasure of...

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Experiences as a Queen’s Messenger

1 October, 2014
Experiences as a Queen’s Messenger

Experiences as a Queen’s Messenger by Lieutenant Colonel Kimmins John Kimmins had an army career which started in Sandhurst from where he joined a...

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US Passport signed by Minister Rufus King 1798

28 September, 2014
US Passport signed by Minister Rufus  King 1798

(Source: U.S. Diplomacy Center) Rufus King, a signer of the U.S. Constitution, also served as a diplomat and authorized this passport, giving David Hinckley...

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What does your passport mean to you?

23 September, 2014
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What does your passport mean to you? It might represent your nationality or your ability to live and work in a certain country. Perhaps...

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Meet Ruth Bielaski Shipley

19 September, 2014
Meet Ruth Bielaski Shipley

Ruth Bielaski Shipley (April 20, 1885 – November 3, 1966) was head of the Passport Division of the United States Department of State for...

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British Agent (Wife’s Passport)

13 September, 2014
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Major Ian Pirie was a British agent working for the Secret Service – SOE. The Special Operations Executive (SOE) was a British World War...

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Interpol Stolen and Lost Travel Documents Database

8 September, 2014
INTERPOL

INTERPOL’s Stolen and Lost Travel Documents (SLTD) database enables INTERPOL National Central Bureaus and other authorized law enforcement entities (such as immigration and border...

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Two New Books On Passport History! A MUST HAVE For Any Serious Collector! Click for details!