18th Century Protection Letter For Jewish Family

18th Century Protection Letter For Jewish Family

18th Century Protection Letter For Jewish Family As a side topic, I do collect also protection letters & passes from the Holocaust which includes documents issued and signed by several “righteous diplomats”. But to get the chance to secure such…

Swiss Protection Letter – Escaping The Holocaust In Budapest 1944

Swiss Protection Letter – Escaping The Holocaust In Budapest 1944

Swiss Protection Letter Holocaust The Nazis took over Budapest in 1944 and wanted to deport finally as much as possible Jews to death camps in the East. Mostly to Auschwitz  – the largest Nazi facility for systematic mass murder. But…

East German Passport Of A Dancer Traveling To Iraq

East German Passport Of A Dancer Traveling To Iraq

East German Passport Dancer This is an early East German (GDR) passport issued in Berlin for a female dancer who frequently traveled, even to Iraq (besides Poland and Austria), and that was admittedly unusual for East Germans at this time…

United Nation Passport Oppenheimer 1982

United Nation Passport Oppenheimer 1982

United Nation Passport Tamar Oppenheimer Recently the United Nation Passport of Tamar M.Oppenheimer was at auction. Dr.Oppenheimer was the Director of the Narcotic Drug Division. The passport or to be more precise the Laissez-passer was issued in April 1982 at…

AMERICAN SEAMAN’S PROTECTION CERTIFICATE

AMERICAN SEAMAN’S PROTECTION CERTIFICATE

Seamen’s Protection Certificates were usually printed documents, varying in size and style, that were carried by American seamen as proof of citizenship. The certificate was obtained by the individual through the customhouse, public notary, or U.S. Consul when required in…

MUSSOLINI’S ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION

MUSSOLINI’S ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION

MUSSOLINI’S ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION Passport of the Hon Violet Gibson, used by her on her journey to Rome where she attempted to assassinate Benito Mussolini, together with other family papers, the collection comprising: her passport no. 158876, issued to “The Honourable…

Passport Of Professional Footballer Paul Parker – Manchester United

Passport Of Professional Footballer Paul Parker – Manchester United

Passport Of Professional Footballer Paul Parker – Manchester United The story of his passport which was available at eGreedy made quite some “noise” in the British newspapers. But I have more details for you… Paul Andrew Parker (born 4 April…

One Of The Very First Federal Republic Of Germany Passport

One Of The Very First Federal Republic Of Germany Passport

One Of The Very First Federal Republic Of Germany Passport As a vivid researcher and collector of German passports it gives me today a great pleasure to display the very first “Federal Republic Of Germany” passport. After WWII Germany was…