Colony Of North Borneo

Colony Of North Borneo

North Borneo was a British protectorate under the sovereign  North Borneo Chartered Company from 1882 to 1946. After World War II, it became a  crown colony…

Denmark Sea Passport 1823

Denmark Sea Passport 1823

This document is a “Translation Of The Sea-Passport”, a partly printed document with handwritten additions issued at the island of St. Thomas for the vessel…

A Queens Messenger by LTC Kimmins

A Queens Messenger by LTC Kimmins

Queens Messenger LTC Kimmins John Kimmins had an army career that started in Sandhurst, where he joined a Cavalry regiment. On retirement at 55, he…

The Evolution of the Australian Passport

The Evolution of the Australian Passport

Early Australian passports are rare to spot. If your collection focus is Australia, you should grab such early documents whenever they appear. Evolution Australian Passport…