US Passport 1886 Legation London

US Passport 1886 Legation London

US Passport Legation London This large US passport was issued at the US legation in London in April 1886 to a 28-year-old Philippe Victor Lacoste traveling to Russia. The several visas and revenue stamps from Russia are wonderful and so…

NESSELRODE KARL – Russian Count and Diplomat

NESSELRODE KARL – Russian Count and Diplomat

NESSELRODE KARL – Russian Count and Diplomat. Attractive D.S., Comte Nesselrode, three pages, written to the first, third and fourth, on a 14.5 x 9 folio, Saint Petersburg, 17th July 1845, to Yakov Tolstoy, in Cyrillic. The partially printed document…

German Family Passport Tilsit – East Prussia

German Family Passport Tilsit – East Prussia

German Family Passport Issued In Tilsit – East Prussia Here comes a rare and beautiful family passport issued 1932 in Tilsit (East Prussia), which was then part of the German Empire. After WWII it became Russian territory, and the city…

This is the diplomatic passport of Raoul Wallenberg

This is the diplomatic passport of Raoul Wallenberg

This is the diplomatic passport of Raoul Wallenberg On 6 February 1957, the Soviet government released a document dated 17 July 1947, which stated “I report that the prisoner Wallenberg who is well-known to you, died suddenly in his cell…

Passports Of British Consul Arthur Woodhouse

Passports Of British Consul Arthur Woodhouse

Passports Of British Consul Arthur Woodhouse C.B.E. This is a remarkable document lot of ARTHUR WOODHOUSE, ESQ, C.B.E., who held several posts as British Consul. It’s quite unusual to find such documents all related to one Consul, and this makes…

United States Passport 1912 With Passport Picture

United States Passport 1912 With Passport Picture

United States Passport Picture 1912 At the first view, you might not see something special on this US passport issued May 1912 but the second view will reveal that this passport already has a passport picture included, which was only…

British King’s Courier Passport Of Ernest Frederick Gye

British King’s Courier Passport Of Ernest Frederick Gye

British King’s Courier Passport Of Ernest Frederick Gye This British King’s courier passport was issued on 7th December 1910 for travel to St. Petersburg, Russia, maybe in connection with the arrival of Sir George Buchanan the new British Ambassador. The…