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Title Report of the Commonwealth Immigration Advisory Committee
Date 27 Feb 1946
Document Type Report
Publisher Information Commonwealth Immigration Advisory Committee (Australia)
Reference UDS2016451-113
Library / Archive University of Melbourne Archives
Description Report of a Committee assigned to investigate post-war migration to Australia from Britain and elsewhere in Europe, how it might be promoted, the availability of shipping, and attracting new industries to Australia. The report is introduced with a foreword written by Arthur A. Caldwell, Minister for Immigration and Information, and includes both copies of correspondence and interview transcripts with interested parties. An alternative version of this report is also available.
Theme(s) Politics, Legislation and Governance; Motives for Emigration; Ships and Shipping Lines
Country (from) Great Britain; Switzerland; Ireland; Finland; Estonia; Latvia; Norway; Denmark; Netherlands; Sweden; France; Poland
Country (to) Australia
Nationality English; Scottish; Swiss; Irish; Finnish; Estonian; Latvian; Norwegian; Danish; Dutch; Swedish; French; Polish; European
Keywords immigration, assisted emigration, industry, labour, farming, agriculture, population, administration, finance, cost of living, money, labour union, legislature, legislation, army veteran, navy veteran, refugee, child migration, employment, unemployment, wages
Catalogue Link University of Melbourne Catalogue
Language English
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