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Series ID13136
Previous System LocationIMM/258; PRV8934
TitleStaff Register [Immigration Department]
Parent Series
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Start Date Circa 1/1/1855
End Date Circa 1/2/1940
Date Statement The start date is taken from the first entries for dates of employees' allowances and fees, as these indicate that the register was begun in 1890; the end date is taken from an entry on one of the cards regarding a particular employee's leave dates.
Date Notes The earliest entries were copied into this register in approximately 1890, but dates of first appointments to the public service commence December 1855.

Register of persons employed within the Immigration Department including their previous history of public service employment

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Items Total Items: 1
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Departmental NumbersN/A
System of Arrangement Under each name, entries are chronological by dates from and to various positions held; there is an alphabetical index to names and pages in the front of the register
How To Use Series This register may be accessed not only for employees and dates of the positions they held within the Immigration Department but also for any public service positions they held prior to joining the Immigration Department.

Creating Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
1514Immigration Department 1/1/1890 1/2/1940
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Access and Restrictions

Access Category30 Years
Access Procedure 
Agency Now Responsible
Agency ID: 11843
Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs
Restriction DetailsN/A
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Related Series

Series IDTitleRelationship
13106Staff files [Immigration Department]staff records
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Copyright State of Queensland
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With the closure of the Immigration Department in 1940, staff were transferred to the Premier and Chief Secretary's Department.
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This series consists of a register of persons employed by the Immigration Department. The register, however, not only includes an employee's position/s within the department but also includes any previously held positions within the public service. Each entry includes the name of the employee, date of birth and date of first appointment to the public service. Details are then entered for offices held at various times, date from and to, salaries, allowances and fees, classification and remarks. Remarks include resignations, services dispensed with, leave, etc.

Included in the register are a loose page with names and dates, and some cards which registered staff names and details of employment (these card names are listed in the item extended description).
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Series ID 13136, Staff Register [Immigration Department]
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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