Union of South Africa Passport issued in1923

Union of South Africa Passport issued in1923

Union of South Africa Passport 1923 If you see this precious piece you could think the passport is covered in Elephant leather (which is of course not the case). Meet Shopkeeper David Weinberg, born in Lithuania in 1894. His Union…

USSR Passport, Ukraine 1925 Jewish Girl and Man To Palestine

USSR Passport, Ukraine 1925 Jewish Girl and Man To Palestine

USSR Passport, Ukraine 1925 Jewish Girl and Man To Palestine Here is a USSR-UKRAINE passport which is pretty rare. Issued to Yosef and Roselli Sander, leaving from the port of Odesa in 1925, arriving in Palestine on October 5, 1925, also bearing the…

German Jewish Passport With J-Stamp Issued In Jerusalem

German Jewish Passport With J-Stamp Issued In Jerusalem

German Jewish Passport Issued In Jerusalem I have seen many German passports marked with the large red “J” for Jew, but one issued in Jerusalem is surely something extremely rare. This is the passport of JULIUS ROSENBERGER, born in Berlin 1893….

Government Of Palestine 1924 Early & Rare Emergency Laissez Passer

Government Of Palestine 1924 Early & Rare Emergency Laissez Passer

Government Of Palestine 1924 Early & Rare Emergency Laissez Passer Prior to official Mandatory issued passports, the British issued Laissez Passer documents, as seen in this example from 1924. The issuing entity is given as “Palestine” in English, “فلسطين” (Palestine)…

Jewish Austrian Passports For Two Families Going To Palestine

Jewish Austrian Passports For Two Families Going To Palestine

These Jewish Austrian Passports For Two Families Going To Palestine were at an auction but unfortunately, I missed them. My congrats to the buyer who grabbed these historical travel documents related to the Nazi-Germany oppression of Jews for his collection….

German Prussian Passport 1922 – Palestine Wanderer

German Prussian Passport 1922 – Palestine Wanderer

German Prussian Passport 1922 – Palestine Wanderer This German Prussian passport from 1922 was issued in Breslau an bears a early visa for Palestine (via Egypt) issued by the British at their embassy in Berlin plus an Austrian visa marked…

British Passport 1897 – Consul in Jerusalem

British Passport 1897 – Consul in Jerusalem

Rare British Passport 1897 Ottoman Rule – Consul in Jerusalem This is an outstanding and significant British passport issued and hand signed 1897 by the BRITISH CONSUL JOHN DICKSON, ESCQUIRE IN JERUSALEM, which was Palestine then but still under OTTOMAN…

Palestine Certificate Of Naturalization 1942

Palestine Certificate Of Naturalization 1942

Palestine Certificate Of Naturalization 1942 Without this document you could not get a British Palestine passport or ID card so it’s related to passport history. To find such a document is unusual I would say. How many Palestinians will still…

Polish Aliyah Passports – Jewish Records Index

Polish Aliyah Passports – Jewish Records Index

Polish Aliyah Passports Aliyah is the immigration of Jews from the diaspora to the land of Israel. Also defined as “the act of going up” or as in progressing towards Jerusalem. It is one of the most basic tenets of…