Tag: Video


Churchill pp

SIR W. CHURCHILL HONORARY US-CITIZENSHIP Washington D.C., United States of America (USA) & London – 15.04.1963 In 1963 Sir Winston Churchill was honored by President J.F.K. with honorary US citizenship. You can see how this special passport is handed over…

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…

The Man Behind the Badge (video)

The man behind the badge – US Immigration agent in 1955

An US immigration agent goes undercover to bust up a fake passport scheme. Great writing here and a fascinating story. Original Air Date: February 26, 1955

Thank you for this great link, Theo!

Source: http://www.archive.org

League Of Nations Assembly 1926 (video)

7th assembly of the League of Nations; 1926 Germany joins League – Geneva, Sep 8, 1926 2 very rare silent video about the assembly! Beside Germany joins the League, the number of non-permanent Members elected by the Assembly to the…

The Nansen Passport (incl. Video)


The National Archives Of Norway published a excellent website about the Nansen Passport with nice pictures and detailed background information. The idea for the Nansen passport came from a representative from the International Red Cross, Edouard August Frick. In the…

Allies Sign Control Law For Germany (Video)

1945/06/14 “The Allied Control Commission for the conduct of affairs in civil Germany is brought into being by the military signatories for hte four powers who will administer the quadruple occupation of Germany. General Eisenhower signs for the United States,…

How a US passport is made (video)

From the State Department’s YouTube channel: “Under Secretary for Management Patrick F. Kennedy and State Department Spokesman Sean McCormack discuss the production process for creating a passport and its security features.”