38 search results for "french passports"

FANTASY AND CAMOUFLAGE PASSPORTS (update)

FANTASY AND CAMOUFLAGE PASSPORTS Currently there are not less than 140 fantasy passports listed plus another 29 camouflage passports and 3 documents of territories which are not internationally recognized. A total of 172 documents! Such documents were increasingly used by…

U.S. Ships Passports Behind Expectations

FOUR SHIP’S PASSPORTS issued and signed by Jackson, Jefferson, Madison and Monroe ended UNSOLD and far below expectations at an US auction. James Madison and James Monroe Four Language Ship’s Papers Signed. One partially-printed page, 20.5″ x 15.75″ (sight), December 21,…

French Passport on Sheep Skin (!)

Well, here just an example of a readers request for support… Subject: 19th Century French Passport This is a very unusual passport in that it is dated 1801 and printed on sheepskin. The owner contacted me to help him place…

First International Passports (video)

This article was first posted at my website in July 2011 now updated and republished. First International (European) passports for Steel-Coal Community officials, Luxembourg – 7 October 1953 Steel-Coal Community officials going through customs and show their national passports. At…

Diplomatic Passports

Diplomatic passports are a interesting collection field, even when it is hard to cover as these types of documents are everything else than common. This is the first time I saw a French Diplomatic passport and I could acquire this…

Passports, Travel, Nations: Landmarks

This page highlights landmarks in the history of passport, citizenship documentation and travel surveillance schemes. 1557 de Vitoria’s De Indis Noviter Inventis 1562 Edict of Saint-Germain-de-Pres grants limited rights of assembly to French Huguenots 1646 Grotius’ De Iure Belli ac…