Imperial Korean Passport

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1905 Imperial Korean passport The passport shown here was issued by the Imperial Korean Foreign Office in Seoul on the 27th day of the 3rd month of the 9th year of 光武 (E Kwangmu, F Kwangmon). As a solar date…

Early Israeli Passport 1953

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Interesting Early Israeli Passport 1953 – Not Valid For Germany Over the years I collected several Israeli passports including the old British Palestine passports but not often you find such early types with a stamp „Not valid for Germany“ in…

History Of Passports – Inyan Magazine

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Dear fellow collectors, as announced earlier here comes another article with an interview with me promoting passports and their history. This time for the US weekly Inyan – Hamodia magazine which covers a range of Jewish relevant topics that inform…

Sugihara UNESCO Memory of the World Program

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Sugihara’s home city and museum in Yaotsu, Japan is applying to cover Sugihara Chinue’s documents, which saved so many lifes during the Holocaust, within the UNESCO Memory of the World Program. UNESCO’s Memory of the World Programme is an international…