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Certificate of Exemption - Issued to Zofia Antoniszyn, Commonwealth of Australia, 29 Apr 1949 Object Reg. No: HT 3465

Summary:
Certificate of Exemption issued to Zofia Antoniszyn by the Commonwealth of Australia, dated 29 April 1949. The certificate allows the holder to to remain in Australia for two years from the date of issue without being subject to the provisions of the Immigration Act which restrict entry and length of stay. The certificate lists Zofia's nationality (Polish), birthplace (Poland), age (33) and occupation (domestic), and it is also stamped with the requirement for compulsory Commonwealth employment.
Description:
Paper document with black printed text, details in black ink and numerous purple stamps. The reverse of document outlines regulations and requirements for Exemption status.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Stefan Anthony, 2004
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 19.00 cm (Width), 19.60 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, white australia policy, settlement, immigration policies, refugees, polish communities, polish immigration, immigration selection, the government of exemption, arthur gar lock chang
Themes this item is part of: Cultural Diversity Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Arrival
Tertiary Classification: certificates
Inscriptions: Text: FORM No. 2. COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA/Immigrationn Act 1901-1940/Number 497031/State of NEW SOUTH WALES/Port of SYDNEY/Date of Issue 29 APR 1949 19/CERTIFICATE OF EXEMPTION/This is ti Certify that Zofia ANTONISZYN/who is described hereunder, is authorized to enter or remain in the Commonwealth without being/subject to any of the provisions of the Immigration Act 1901-1940 restricting entry into or stay in the/Commonwealth.
Issued By: Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 29 Apr 1949
Issued To: Zofia Antoniszyn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 29 Apr 1949

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