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Important Saxony Passport 1842

Important Saxony Passport 1842 Thanks to the support of a good fellow collector I had the chance to acquire this important passport of Saxony issued by honorable Johannes von Minckwitz. This noble family was first mentioned in 1168 and still…

Der Passexpedient – A Book Review

Der Passexpedient

One of the most famous travel documents in history is the “Safe Conduct” by Emperor Charles V for Martin Luther’s journey to the Imperial Diet of Worms in 1521. During the Middle Ages and early modern period, such documents were…