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The Passport Photo And It’s History

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2015 was actually the 100th anniversary of the passport photo but it was unfortunately not much communicated or even celebrated. Only the British newspaper “The Sunday Post” published a brief article in March 2015. The history of Man’s most travelled…

Ballet Dancer Anna Pavlova Passport

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THE FIRST BALLERINA TO TOUR THE WORLD Pavlova left the Imperial Ballet in 1913 to form her own company, with which she toured continuously from 1914 onwards. The many stamps in this passport reflect her impact as an ambassador for…

ABOUT ME

        I’m a fervent researcher & passport collector since 2003 when I explored the “Art” in old passports at some flea market in Kyoto, Japan. More than a decade now I study passports & their history. Travel…