Re: U.S. Government documents with photos #general

Stan Goodman <SPAM_FOILER@...>

On Wed, 16 Nov 2005 20:23:17 UTC, iraleviton@... (Ira Leviton)

Dear Cousins,

A distant relative who does not have a photo of his great-grandmother
asked me recently about obtaining one. (He is 80 years old, and if his
grandmother is in any old family photos, there are no other relatives who
can identify her.) So I started to think about U.S. government documents.
Besides passports and declarations of intention to obtain citizenship,
does anybody have other suggestions?

Additionally, does anybody know the years that photographs were
required on these and other documents?

The woman in question came >from Europe to the U.S. at the end of the
19th or beginning of the 20th century, but answers don't have to apply to
her. (Driver's licenses are out, though.)

If the lady had ever been incarcerated, one could seek her mugshot
from the relevant authorities.
Stan Goodman, Qiryat Tiv'on, Israel

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