Ledger of Passport Renewals, USSR
United States 1926
This State Department ledger records information about the issuance and renewal of passports for Americans living in or traveling to the Soviet Union (USSR), including details of specific individuals' cases, dating from 1926 through the late 1930s. The case of Robert N. Robinson, an African American engineer who ended up trapped in the Soviet Union for over 40 years, is documented in entries in this ledger. Robinson's case reflects the intersection of citizenship, race, and fear of Communism in the United States.
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(1926). Ledger of Passport Renewals, USSR [Object]. National Museum of American Diplomacy, Washington, D.C., United States. https://diplomacy.state.gov/items/ledger-of-passport-renewals-ussr