THE ONLY SOURCE FOR PASSPORTS & THEIR HISTORY

30 September, 2014
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What International Air Travel Was Like in the 1930s

19 December, 2014
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When we talk about passports we talk about travelling – in this case international air travel in the 1930s. Today we largely take international...

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Border Control System

16 December, 2014
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Did you ever wonder how the procedure of checking your passports looks like when you arrive at borders? Well, here you can see the...

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World Service Authority

13 December, 2014
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Remembering Garry Davis – First Citizen Of The World His radical proposal — hailed by supporters as the way of the future — was...

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Tons of Albert Einstein Documents Are Now Online

9 December, 2014
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On Friday Digital Einstein went live, bringing with it a treasure trove of Einstein letters, correspondences, postcards, and notes detailing the life of one...

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Captain Henry Rodolph Davies In China

7 December, 2014
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Look at this GIANT Chinese passport issued to a soldier from the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry more than 100 years ago. Captain Henry...

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Denmark Sea Passport 1823

4 December, 2014
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This document is a “Translation Of The Sea-Passport”, a partly printed document with handwritten additions issued at the island of St. Thomas for the...

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Another Film Poject Supported

1 December, 2014
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In meantime my website is also well acknowledged by Film and TV productions. BBC, ITV, Kaufman Astoria are just some references. I can even...

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PASSPORT MARSHAL PETAIN

28 November, 2014
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Currently you have the chance to grab a document of significant French history – the passport of later Chief of State (Chef de l’État Français)...

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Collectors Market Flash

28 November, 2014
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Reflections on the current market for collectors of historical passports. To find historical passports was and is never easy. Of course today with internet...

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Old Register Of Passports

25 November, 2014
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It’s usually unlikely that you will see such old register of passports. Here is a nice example from the city of Bremen / Germany....

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