Inspector Priest favours the fingerprint system

Minute paper

Inspector Priest favours the fingerprint system
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Title: Inspector Priest favours the fingerprint system
Subtitle: Minute paper
Date: Circa 15 March 1909
Content creator: Custom and Excise Office, South Australia
Keywords: Chinese, Customs, White Australia Policy, identification, thumbprint, handprint, alien, fingerprint
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