This series consists of immigration policy files relating to the assimilation, welfare and education of migrants. File subjects include, for example, Acts relating to immigration, migrant organisations, transport, sponsorship schemes, housing and accommodation, conferences, child-youth migration, refugees and restricted immigration policy.
Please note that this series is also known as Correspondence Files, Multiple Number Series, 1951-55. According to RecordSearch and the Research Guide "Good British Stock", the dates 1951-1955 refer to the time the files were "accumulated" by the Department of Immigration.
Paper files, 29 linear metres.
Sources used to compile this entry: Coldrey, Barry, Good British stock: child and youth migration to Australia, National Archives of Australia, 1999, https://www.naa.gov.au/help-your-research/research-guides/good-british-stock-child-and-youth-migration-australia; National Archives of Australia RecordSearch, Series Notes for Series A445, (accessed June 2010).
Prepared by: Rosemary Francis
Created: 26 October 2011, Last modified: 26 November 2020