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IMMIGRATION BRANCH, VICTORIA OFFICE, LOOKOUT AND HINDU AND CHINESE CASE FILES. [textual records]. 

Date(s)

1920-1970

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

5.40 m.
Textual records
32: Restricted by law
Box
from 1 to 18
32: Restricted by law
Former archival reference no.
Other accession no.
1984-85/279 GAD
VFRC#FAD83-27 VFRC

Textual records: CONSULT FINDING AID 76-81. (Paper)

Additional information

THESE REGIONAL FILES BREAK DOWN INTO THREE AREAS. THE FIRST AND FIFTH BOXES OF "H" FILES ARE CASE FILES RELATING TO HINDU IMMIGRATION FROM THE 1920S TO 1960S, INCLUDING SPONSORSHIPS, CASE HISTORIES, ETC. "LOOKOUT FILES" FOR UNDESIRABLES WHO MAY HAVE ATTEMPTED TO ENTER THE COUNTRY, WITH A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF ALIASES, CRIMINAL ACTIVITY, ETC. FOR THE USE OF IMMIGRATION AGENTS AT POINTS OF ENTRY, FILL THE NEXT THREE BOXES. BOXES 6-18 CONTAIN "CH" FILES WHICH ARE CASE FILES FOR CHINESE IMMIGRANTS.

Government

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