The Passport From Princess Natalja Of Montenegro Is Back To It`s Family

The Passport From Princess Natalja Of Montenegro Is Back To It`s Family

By Géraldine Cerf de Dudzeele, Paris – repost from 2013 Passport Princess Natalja Montenegro Natalija Konstantinović was born in Trieste (Italy) in 1882 as the daughter of Alexander Konstantinović and Milena Opuić. She was descended from the Obrenović dynasty which…

Forced Laborer Third Reich Alien Passport 1944

Forced Laborer Third Reich Alien Passport 1944

This Third Reich Fremdenpass (Alien passport) was issued to Italian Emilio Guarnieri from Piacenza, born 28 Oct 1916. His occupation is documented as Landarbeiter (Laborer). The next German word I can read as “Entl.” (abbreviation for dismissed), the following wording…

Opera Star Enrico Caruso Passport 1919 Issued In New York

Opera Star Enrico Caruso Passport 1919 Issued In New York

Opera Star Enrico Caruso Passport 1919 Issued In New York What a significant finding is this Italian passport of Enrico Caruso from 1919 issued in New York! His travel document included his 2nd wife Dorothy Park Benjamin (the daughter of…

Italian Social Republic Passport

Italian Social Republic Passport

Italian Social Republic passport issued in September 1944 Repubblica Sociale Italiana (RSI) The Italian Social Republic (Italian: Repubblica Sociale Italiana, RSI), informally known as the Republic of Salò (Italian: Repubblica di Salò), was a puppet state of Nazi Germany during…

Giacomo Casanova’s Passport

Giacomo Casanova’s Passport

Look at this fantastic travel document presented by Kathleen Ann Gonzales. Her Blog SeductiveVenice follows her journey as researcher and writer about Venice, Casanova, and Gondolas. I am glad to found her great article about this outstanding passport! Kathleen gave…

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…

Archibald Philip 5th Earl Rosebery 1894

Archibald Philip 5th Earl Rosebery 1894

Archibald Philip Earl Rosebery Here comes a beautiful British passport issued 1894 in London issued to Mr. W. Eccles (probably William Henry Eccles FRS (23 August 1875 – 29 April 1966) a British physicist and a pioneer in the development…

Italian Diplomatic Passport 1943 With A Huge Watermark

Italian Diplomatic Passport 1943 With A Huge Watermark

Italian Diplomatic Passport 1943 With A Huge Watermark This is the first document of this type I ever could acquire and it has a beautiful hidden feature – a fantastic & unusual watermark of Victor Emmanuel III! Besides that the…

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…