I understand that there is some difficulty in correctly taking handprints of Chinese

Memorandum for the Inspector

I understand that there is some difficulty in correctly taking handprints of Chinese
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Title: I understand that there is some difficulty in correctly taking handprints of Chinese
Subtitle: Memorandum for the Inspector
Date: 19 December 1908
Content creator: Collector of Customs, Port Adelaide
Keywords: immigration, Chinese, White Australia Policy, thumbprint, alien, instructions
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