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Catalog Number 1987.10.057
Title Passports (Louis Armstrong)
Object Type Papers, Personal
Collection Louis Armstrong Collection
Description Four passports used by Louis Armstrong from 1932 to 1967. Contents include:

1932-1934. Includes Louis' home address in Chicago; Johnny Collins' telephone number; Joe Glaser's address, and stamps from England, France, Italy, Switzerland.

1956-1961. Includes stamps from: Massachusets, New York, England, France, Jamaica, Italy, Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Switzerland, Belgium, Holland, Uruguay, Greece, Kenya, Rhodesia, Nyasaland, Cameroun, Togo, Venezuela, Turkey, Israel, Germany, Lebanon, Liberia, Canada, Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago, Curacao, Nigeria, Congo, Sweden, Leopoldville, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Cameroun, Guinea, Senegal.

1960-1965. Includes Louis' home address in Corona (in his own hand); stamps from: Guinea, West Berlin, Czechoslovakia, France, Hungary, Sweden, East Germany, Senegal, Sudan, France, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia, Liberia, Mali, Egypt, New Zealand, Australia, India, China, England, Portugal, Chile, Korea, Trinidad and Tobago, Holland.

1967-1970. Includes stamps from: New York, New Orleans, France, Spain, Egypt, Denmark, Mexico, England, California.
People Collins, Johnny
Glaser, Joe
Search Terms Africa
Australia
Berlin
Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Czechoslovakia
Denmark
Eastern europe
Egypt
England
France
Germany
Italy
Leopoldville
Mexico
New Orleans
Sierra Leone
Sweden
Switzerland
Year Range from 1932.0
Year Range to 1970.0
Caption 1987.10.57 - 1932 Passport
Accession number 1987.10
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