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Booklet - 'A Handbook for Support Groups', Department of Immigration & Ethnic Affairs, 1983 Reg. No: HT 9147
- Booklet titled 'A Handbook for Support Groups participating in the Community Refugee Settlement Scheme', issued by the Department of Immigration & Ethnic Affairs and published by the Australian Government Publishing Service in 1983 It provides basic information for participants in Community Refugee Settlement Scheme on assisting refugees settle. This is a new edition which includes section on Eastern Europeans reflecting Polish intake in early 1980s, as well as Indo-Chinese refugees reflecting ongoing intake of refugees from Vietnam during this period.
- 24 page booklet plus cover, staple bound, blue cover with Commonwealth of Australia crest at masthead and two photographs of refugees receiving community assistance, white title text.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Ms Helen Sartinas - Museum Victoria Immigration Museum, 2005
|Dimensions:||24.90 cm (Height), 17.50 cm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||immigration, white australia policy, racism, discrimination, immigration debates, immigration policies, multiculturalism, australian citizenship act, racial discrimination act, refugees|
|Secondary Classification:||Community Activity|
|Tertiary Classification:||reference materials|
|Inscriptions:||Text, front cover: DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION AND ETHNIC AFFAIRS/A Handbook for/Support Groups/participating in the/Community Refugee/Settlement Scheme.|
|Issued By:||Department of Immigration & Ethnic Affairs, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 1983|
|Publisher:||Australian Government Publishing Service (AGPS), Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 1983|