Catalogue description Home Office: Immigration (IMG Symbol Series) Files

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Details of HO 394
Reference: HO 394
Title: Home Office: Immigration (IMG Symbol Series) Files

This series contains files from the Home Office IMG (Immigration) file series created by the Immigration and Nationality Department which was formed in 1962. The files relate to policy and casework on a wide range of immigration issues.

Date: 1960-1998

The inclusion of a date following a file number (eg. IMG 47/72/7(61)) indicates the year in which the file is supposed to have been created, but often it only indicates the year in which the first subfile was raised on a particular subject.

Related material:

This file series (IMG) was preceeded by the ALG (Aliens General) series created by the Aliens Department, and these files are in:

HO 352

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: IMG Symbol file series
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Physical description: 1019 file(s)
Administrative / biographical background:

The IMG series succeeded the ALG (Aliens General) series and ALG files are in HO 352

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