Unusual Nazi Passport 1946

Unusual Nazi Passport 1946

Unusual Nazi Passport The Allied Forces defeated Nazi Germany, and WWII was already over after more than one year. However, the passport office in Cologne / Germany still issued this passport with Swastika for Elise Wolber, a housewife from Cologne…

Former Pope Benedict XVI Died

Former Pope Benedict XVI Died

 Pope Benedict XVI Died Former Pope Benedict XVI dies at 95 The first German-born pope in 500 years, ex-Pope Benedict XVI, passed away on Saturday at 95 in the Vatican. Previously, Benedict was described as being “extremely unwell” by his…

Football Legend PELE Died

Football Legend PELE Died

Pelé, a soccer icon on a global scale, Death at 82. Pelé, whose native Brazil named him a national treasure, became famous worldwide and promoted the game everywhere. Football Legend PELE Has Died Pelé passed away on Dec 29, 2022,…

Ionian Islands Passport 1856

Ionian Islands Passport 1856

The United States of the Ionian Islands was a state and Protectorate of the United Kingdom between 1815 and 1864. It was the successor state of the Septinsular Republic. It covered the territory of the Ionian Islands, located in modern…

Siam Passport Document – Bunnag Family

Siam Passport Document – Bunnag Family

On Christmas morning, Manuel texted me to ask if I was interested in an old Siam passport document. Of course, I was, as Siam passport-related documents are scarce to find. It took me, e.g., a decade to find a 1937…

David Ben-Gurion Diplomatic Passport

David Ben-Gurion Diplomatic Passport

David Ben-Gurion Diplomatic Passport 1951 was sold on 13. Oct 2013. I spoke to Dov Hazan from Tiroche Auction House in Israel, and he told me that the document was also offered by them back in 1999 and sold for…

King Louis XVI Passport 1782

King Louis XVI Passport 1782

Louis XVI, King of France. Passport, printed and handwritten, signed “Louis”, for m. Felix Soffiet “fabriquant de bas”, for a journey from Paris to Gothenburg. Dated Versailles March 3, 1782, 1 page in folio, some tears in the foldings. Countersigned…

Extremely Rare North Korea Passport 1950s

Extremely Rare North Korea Passport 1950s

Description North Korean Passport 1950s   You see an extremely rare DPRK blank passport from the 1950s. Language: Russian, Korean, and (traditional) Chinese.   This is a passport (foreign travel) of North Korea (People’s Korean Democratic Republic, DPRK). It has…

No More Queens Messenger Passports

No More Queens Messenger Passports

  Messenger passports, as shown below, are gone with her passing and becoming valuable passport historical items. But make no mistake, these documents must be returned after duty. Finding such a document on the collectors/auction market will most likely be…