Soviet Russia Passport Tolerance

In Soviet Russia everyone had to have a passport. And everybody had to state his race in the passport. If you were Russian (slavic) you had to write “Russian”, but if you were Jewish or Polish you had to write…

Reisepässe – Norddeutscher Bund

Die Reisepässe im Norddeutschen Bunde Durch das unter dem 12. Oktober v. J. erlassene Bundes-Paßgesetz, welches mit dem 1. Januar 1868 in Wirksamkeit getreten, ist für die zum Norddeutschen Bunde gehörigen Staaten die Paßpflichtigkeit der Reisenden aufgehoben worden. Es hängt…

1684 Flanders – rare early passport

Rare Original Passport from 1684 with Wax Seal of the French Sun King Louis XIV Issued in Versailles for travel in Flanders in today’s Belgium Seventeenth Century Passport from Historic Flanders Authorized by the King Valid for 1 Month from…

TAIPING REBEL PASS at $7001

TAIPING REBEL PASS CIRCA 1870 I am not sure of the exact date of this but I know it was in the mid to late 1800s.  This is a pass allowing the bearer to travel into rebel held territory with…