LOOKING FOR A PRESIDENTS PASSPORT?

16 May, 2012
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Diplomatic passport of Burundi President Sylvestre Ntibantunganya (born 8 May 1956) is a Burundi politician. He was Speaker of the National Assembly of Burundi from December 1993 to 1 October 1994 and President of Burundi from 6 April 1994 to 25 July 1996 (interim to October 1994). Ntibantunganya was born in Gishubi, Gitega, and is an ethnic Hutu. He served as foreign minister briefly during 1993. He came into...

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International Passport Collectors – First Meeting held in Berlin/Germany

15 May, 2012
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BERLIN, May 12/13 – The place to be as passport collector Our small but fine group of passionate international passport collectors met at the Brandenburg Gate on Saturday evening for German food and beer. The participants from Belgium, France, Germany, Romania, Singapore, UK and Switzerland truly showed commitment to the community by taking the efforts to come to Berlin. So it is my desire to thank you all for...

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The Nansen Passport

4 May, 2012

  has a good website abou te Nansen passport. The idea for the Nansen passport came from a representative from the International Red Cross, Edouard August Frick. In the autumn of 1921, he proposed an identity card that could work as a passport recognized through international agreements. Frick named it “the Nansen passport”. Hugh McKinnon, second in command in the League of Nations’ legal department, handled the details. The...

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Immigration Officer Ian Foot (Video)

1 May, 2012
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Attention: Comedy! Come Fly With Me – BBC One

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RARE “J” STAMPED PASSPORTS

29 April, 2012
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1938 REICHSGESETZBLATT, PART I, PAGE 1342 Law on Passports of Jews on 5 October 1938 Based on the law on passport, alien police and registration affairs as well as on identification affairs of 11 May 1934 (Reichsgesetzblatt I, Page 589) the following is ordered in agreement with the Reich Minister of Justice: Article 1 (1) All German passports of Jews (Article 5 of the first law to the Reich...

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Edite Grinberga – Passports in Art

24 April, 2012
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As I said many times, old passports are some kind of art. Edite brings passports in art… Dear Edite, it`s nice to see what you made with the passports you got from me. Congratulation! “Reisepass” or  “Two Passports”, size 70 x 100cm, oil on canvas, EUR 4300,-. Galerie Friedmann-Hahn    

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Passport-collector.com joins Ephemera Society UK

22 April, 2012
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I hope to have a table at the next Ephemera Society London Fair on May 27th to promote passport collecting and to offer some passports to the audience. The society listed passport-collector.com as member site and also as other sources for ephemera. I am looking forward to the new upcoming network. Click on the logo to visit the society`s website.

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International Collectors Meeting – Schedule

22 April, 2012
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INTERNATIONAL PASSPORT COLLECTORS MEETING IN BERLIN / GERMANY – 12/13 MAY, 2012 Schedule  12th May – BRANDENBURG GATE at 6pm “Come together” at the Beer Garden near Brandenburg Gate Meet & Greet your fellow collectors during a good dinner and German beer or wine… Open end 13th May – NH-HOTEL BERLIN MITTE at 10am (Meeting room “Ludwig Erhard”) Show & Tell (about your collectibles, collection) Buy, Sell, Exchange some...

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German Passport Regulations (1936 & 1960)

20 April, 2012
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Lucky to find 2 other books on German passport regulation which gives us passport collectors a better understanding of our items of desire…  

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A closer look at your collectibles

17 April, 2012
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Recently I bought a couple of German passports with the big red “J” stamp. I was somehow astonished about the excellent and fresh condition of the documents. After more than seventy years there was almost no wear to see, even the clips to attach the passport picture was not rusty at all. I paid quite a price for the documents and had some doubts if they are genuine. I...

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