1 Reply Latest reply on May 3, 2021 11:02 AM by Amanda Pritchard

    Looking for my grandparent's passport application

    Edward Clendenin Newbie

      They were living in Chicago. It was 1917, and he had accepted a job in South America.  His name is Frank Lawrence Smith.  His wife's name was May and they had a daughter.

        • Re: Looking for my grandparent's passport application
          Amanda Pritchard Adventurer

          Dear Mr. Clendenin,

           

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          The National Archives and Records Administration holds Passport Application records for 1914-1925 that were submitted to passport offices in Chicago, New York City, New Orleans, San Francisco, and Seattle.

           

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