Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that the National Archives' website and collection contain the names, images and voices of people who have died.
Some records include terms and views that are not appropriate today. They reflect the period in which they were created and are not the views of the National Archives.
This is a government bulletin that was published in Australia in 1948 by the newly formed Department of Immigration.
A brochure illustration related to the Million Farms Campaign.
This is a four page prospectus for a pro-White Australia publication, circa 1913.
A letter from 1941 written by John J Dedman in response to a letter from Robert J Caldwell, about the acceptance of refugees escaping Nazi oppression.
This is a brochure illustration showing a population comparison between Australia and Japan.
A brochure illustration showing the size of European countries compared to Australia.
A brochure detailing population statistics related to Australia.
This is a memorandum regarding the White Australia Policy, 29 May 1941.
This is a black-and-white map of Australia showing areas of 'habitability', based on the quality of agricultural or pastoral land.