4 search results for "rhodesia"

Passport Of Titanic Survivor

29 July, 2015

ANOTHER OUTSTANDING PASSPORT – TITANIC SURVIVOR EDITH BROWN HAISMAN As you can see sometimes awesome documents come in via my website. THIS is one of them which comes from a UK collector of TITANIC collectibles who got the document direct from Edith’s daughter Dorothy and was Edith’s personal property. Miss Edith Eileen Brown, 15, was born on 27 October 1896 in the Cape Colony, South Africa the daughter of...

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UNO Passport – Tamar Oppenheimer

20 April, 2015

Recently the United Nation Passport of Tamar M.Oppenheimer was at auction. Dr.Oppenheimer was the Director of the Narcotic Drug Division. The passport or to be more precise the Laissez-passer was issued in April 1982 at the headquarters of the UNO in New York and was valid till 1985. The document has various visa and stamps e.g. from Peru, Republic of Botswana, Republic of Singapore, England, Great Britain, Republic of...

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27 June, 2014

FANTASY AND CAMOUFLAGE PASSPORTS The following article “Fantasy and Camouflage Passports” was inspired by our fellow collector Theo as we discussed recently these kind of “passports”. Currently there are not less than 125 fantasy passports listed plus another 25 camouflage passports and 2 documents of territories which are not internationally recognized. The United Nation has currently 193 member states. Does it mean there are 193 different passports? No, because...

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Passport collector@work…

28 August, 2011

Almost 2 weeks back at home in Switzerland and still inspecting deliveries ordered in the last 9 month when I was in Thailand. You can say it’s some kind of early Christmas for me unpacking all the mail and inspecting collectibles. What will be in the next package to open? The German Reuss passport I ordered month ago or the German Diplomatic passports, Southern Rhodesia, South Africa or…finally the...

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