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Israel – Diplomatic Passport 1951

Interesting and early diplomatic passport of Israel… Here is the biography of this Israeli diplomat. Ehud Avriel (1917 – August 27, 1980) was an Israeli diplomat and politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Mapai between 1955…

U.N. diplomatic visa

Avi, a collector friend from L.A. has send in this interesting U.N. Visa which was issued on a "Ben Franklin" passport issued only 1993-1994 by the U.S. State Dept., to commemorate the 200th birthday of the U.S. Foreign Service. It…

Astronaut – Donald “Deke” Slayton

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Described by Life Magazine as “frank and stubborn,” Slayton once joked that people were always trying to stop him from exploring. Indeed, the Air Force almost rejected him when they discovered that his left ring finger, which had been severed…

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…

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ZEPPELIN.ORG (ITALY) “Want To Know How a North Korean Passport Looks Like”. The Italian magazine for international politics also published the article. CONDE NAST TRAVELLER (NEW YORK, USA) “This Is What a North Korean Passport Looks Like”. Katherine Lagrave just…