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Flyer - 'With the Compliments of the Honorable Arthur A Calwell', Department of Immigration,17 Jan 1949 Document Reg. No: HT 15755

Summary:
Flyer issued by the Honorable Arthur A Calwell MHR, Minister for Immigration, on 17 January 1949. Despite his often strict interpretation of the White Australia Policy, Arthur Calwell was a friend of the Gung family and assisted them with immigration matters. The Gung family collection documents their experiences of immigrating and living in Australia from the 1920s to the 1960s and the gradual easing of the White Australia policy.
Description:
Green paper with black printed text and Department of Immigration logo. Date in black type.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Jeff Gung, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 12.00 cm (Width), 20.40 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: chinese immigration, immigration, immigration selection, immigration policies, citizenship, government departments, white australia policy
Themes this item is part of: Gung Family Collection, Migration Collection, Samuel Gung, Son of Chinese Migrants (1920-1993)
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Banking & Finance
Tertiary Classification: correspondence
Inscriptions: Text: DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION/COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA./With the Compliments/of the/Honorable Arthur A. Calwell,/M.H.R.,/Minister for Immigration./MELBOURNE/17th January, 1949.
Issued By: Mr Arthur Calwell, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 17 Jan 1949
Issued To: Mr Samuel Gung, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 17 Jan 1949

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