Tag: UK

New British Passport Launched Today

…and William Shakespeare, appears in a new high security watermark design on each page. Other pages feature Stephenson’s Rocket, the SS Great Britain, the London Underground, and multi-cultural festivals such as Caribbean carnivals, Asian melas and Chinese New Year. Additional…

Archibald Philip 5th Earl of 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 of radio communication). The…

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…