ALLIED MILITARY TRAVEL PERMITS FOR GERMANY 1947-1951

ALLIED MILITARY TRAVEL PERMITS FOR GERMANY 1947-1951

ALLIED MILITARY TRAVEL PERMITS FOR GERMANY 1947-1951 Theo J.F. Schalke – adapted from the text of the award-winning single frame exhibit (16 pages) of Joe Ross, Cal – Revenuers Chapter of the American Revenue Society, with examples from my own…

Ferdinand Ludwig von Zeppelin Passport 1828

Ferdinand Ludwig von Zeppelin Passport 1828

Ferdinand Ludwig von Zeppelin Passport 1828 I am delighted to share with you this excellent document which I could only acquire with the support of a great fellow collector. Theo, you are the best! Another superb example of a collector`s…

Passport issued by Count Friedrich von Zeppelin 1828

Passport issued by Count Friedrich von Zeppelin 1828

Passport issued by Count Friedrich von Zeppelin 1828 I am delighted to share with you this excellent document which I could only acquire with the support of a great fellow collector. Theo, you are the best! Another superb example of…

Austrian passport issued in Shanghai – Return from escape to Europe/USA

Austrian passport issued in Shanghai – Return from escape to Europe/USA

Austrian passport issued in Shanghai – Return from escape to Europe/USA The Austrian passport is quite interesting as it was issued in 1948 in Shanghai. Its Jewish bearer was most likely fleeing from the Nazis. Shanghai was during the Nazi area,…

Prince Heinrich XV. Reuss zu Greiz  – Passport 1814

Prince Heinrich XV. Reuss zu Greiz – Passport 1814

Passport to travel from Venice to Bologna, for Anna Maria Bugratti. Venice, 28 November 1814. 34 x 42 cm. In Italian. Red wax seal. The passport description states: Age 27, blonde hair, blue eyes, of beautiful face color. She must…

Traveling In Wartime Germany, Austria & Turkey Under A False Passport

Traveling In Wartime Germany, Austria & Turkey Under A False Passport (by Jim Grundy, Great War Forum) One of the stranger stories to be reported in Hucknall was that of a journalist, Harold Jeffrey Darnton-Fraser, who spoke at a recruiting…

Passport of Magda Lutz, a Wife of a Hero

Passport of Magda Lutz, a Wife of a Hero

Passport of Magda Lutz, the Wife of a Hero CARL LUTZ will be forever remembered as the Swiss Diplomat who saved sixty-thousand Jewish lives by issuing so-called SCHUTZBRIEFE (Protection Letters) in Budapest in 1944. Lutz divorced his first wife, Gertrud…

Very Interesting Austrian Post World War II Passport

Very Interesting Austrian Post World War II Passport

Very Interesting Austrian Post World War II Passport Thanks to my fellow collector from Germany who offered this quite unusual document, I can display it’s pictures and tell a bit about the document. Direct after WWII Swastika free documents did…

German Nazi Alien Passport With Stamp EVACUATED

German Nazi Alien Passport With Stamp EVACUATED

German Nazi Alien Passport With Stamp EVACUATED Earlier this year I received an inquiry from a reader asking me about the document of his grandmother. The passport is quite interesting because of two characteristics. The red “J” stamp The large…