Category: History

German Passport – State Of Baden 1947 – Unusual!

German Passport State Baden

German Passport State Baden The document states “LAND BADEN – FRANZÖSISCHES BESATZUNGSGEBIET – REISEPASS” (State of Baden – French Occupation Zone – Passport). A German fellow collector send me these pictures of a quite unusual passport type which I’ve never…

MUHAMMAD ALI 1976-1981 PASSPORT SOLD

A United States of America passport issued to Muhammad Ali on March 2, 1976, as a replacement for a previously issued passport. Originally limited to expire on June 2, 1976, the Department of State Passport Agency in Chicago extended its…

Kings Messenger Badge 1820

This King´s messenger badge from 1820 was recently sold at an auction These badges are rare and when offered at the collectors market they always go well. However messenger badges are rather more likely to find than King´s or Queen´s…

Who was Walter Foster?

You don´t find nowadays many passports of African American people. Why? One reason is surely there were not many in early 20th Century (or before) who had a passport issued. This topic would be definitely an most interesting one to…