Handprints have served the Department admirably

Memorandum

Handprints have served the Department admirably
Page(s): 1  
Title: Handprints have served the Department admirably
Subtitle: Memorandum
Date: 14 September 1909
Content creator: HH Lewis
Keywords: immigration, Chinese, White Australia Policy, thumbprint, handprint, alien, instructions, immigration regulations
Record creator: Department of External Affairs, Melbourne
Reference: A1, 1909/10495

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A rolled print of the left thumb may be taken in addition

A rolled print of the left thumb may be taken in addition

Memorandum for the Secretary of the Department of External Affairs

26 August 1909

Fingerprints should also be secured

Fingerprints should also be secured

Minute paper

15 March 1909

The efficiency of the fingerprint system

The efficiency of the fingerprint system

Memorandum

17 September 1909