LET PASS OR DIE – Passport History Book

LET PASS OR DIE – Passport History Book

An educational + entertaining BOOK about the HISTORY of the PASSPORT. 353 pages with amazing stories including 183 astonishing pictures which are impossible to use today in your passport – well, almost. Passport History Book Why This Book? This book…

Louis Joseph, Prince of Conde – Passport 1797

Louis Joseph, Prince of Conde – Passport 1797

Louis Joseph de Bourbon (9 August 1736 – 13 May 1818) was Prince of Condé from 1740 to his death. A member of the House of Bourbon, he held the prestigious rank of Prince du Sang. During both the reigns of King Louis XV and his grandson, King…

Papal State Passport Ercole Consalvi 1818

Papal State Passport Ercole Consalvi 1818

Ercole Consalvi, (born June 8, 1757, Rome—died Jan. 24, 1824, at age 66, Anzio, Papal States), Italian cardinal and statesman, who played the leading role in Vatican politics during the first quarter of the 19th century; he sought a modus vivendi between…

Former President of Texas – Handwritten Passport

Former President of Texas – Handwritten Passport

Department of State Republic of Texas President Texas Handwritten Passport Late President General Sam Houston, a citizen of the Republic of Texas, has represented and made known to this Department his intention to travel in the United States of American;…

Sir Anselm Adornes – Ambassador to Persia 1474

Sir Anselm Adornes – Ambassador to Persia 1474

Charles de Valois-Bourgogne (the Bold), Duke of Burgundy Charles de Valois-Bourgogne, Duke of Burgundy (1433-1477) – Safe-conduct for the Ambassador to Persia Sir Anselm Adornes Ambassador Mechelen, 11. II. 1474. Latin ms. on vellum. 378 x 210 mm. Papered seal….

Global Passport Fees in 2022

Global Passport Fees in 2022

Global Passport Fees 2022 Passports are a necessity in today’s global world, and so are the fees someone has to pay for a travel document. In the best case, you pay this fee only every ten years, as this is…

Passport Johann Philipp von Schönborn 1658

Passport Johann Philipp von Schönborn 1658

Schönborn, Johann Philipp von, Elector and Archbishop of Mainz (1605-1673). Passport with his signature. Mainz, Martinsburg, 7. I. 1658. Passport for German diplomat Philipp Otto von Herzelles (died. 1662). Old German text: “Wir […] ersuchen hiemit alle und iede hohe…

The Pass Tokens of German Southwest Africa

The Pass Tokens of German Southwest Africa

The German Colonial Administration felt that order and control for the local natives in the Colony of German Southwest Africa had to be introduced. Already during 1900, it was proposed that a pass system be introduced, but nothing materialized until…

US Philippines Island Booklet 1929, Gov. Davis

US Philippines Island Booklet 1929, Gov. Davis

Passport No. 26352, United States of America, Philippine Islands. 32-page passport booklet in excellent condition. Issued to “William W. Herndon, Soldier, U. S. Army, traveling on official duty, U. S. Army. The bearer is accompanied by his wife, Madge Herndon.” Includes b/w…