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United States. Bureau of Customs



found: LC manual auth. cd. (hdg.: United States. Customs Service; Division of Customs of Treasury Dept. created 1875; in 1927 division abolished and Bureau of Customs (also informally referred to as Customs Service) was established; in 1973 name of Bureau of Customs changed to Customs Service)


found: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection web site, May 28, 2003: menu selection: Welcome (CBP became an official agency of the Department of Homeland Security on March 1, 2003, combining employees from the Department of Agriculture, the Immigration and Naturalization Service, the Border Patrol and the U.S. Customs Service) menu selection: Mission (single unified border agency of the United States; on Mar. 1, 2003, the U.S. Customs Service transfered to the new department. Customs and the Border Patrol, the INS, and APHIS joined together to form the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection)


ound: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement web site, July 2, 2003: click on "reorganized"/Press Room, Press Kit, Border Reorganization Fact Sheet, U.S. Department of Homeland Security Press Office/under heading: Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Bureau brings together the enforcement and investigation arms of the Customs Service, the investigative and enforcement functions of [the] Immigration and Naturalization Service, and the Federal Protective Services)

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from S. Wolf to C.D. Spivak, 1911 August 5

Identifier: B002.01.0104.0146.00009

Letter from S. Wolf to C.D. Spivak. Wolf tells Spivak that JCRS will be doing a great act of humanity by accepting Schwartz to JCRS so that she is not deported. Wolf asks Spivak to write to him immediately about Schwartz’s acceptance so that she can file a letter with the Bureau of Immigration and then travel to Denver.

Dates: 1911 August 5

Report from Washington. Customs Amendment, 1965 April 29

Identifier: M085.10.0198.00099
Abstract Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers his weekly radio address, Report from Washington, on Apr. 28, 1965. Sen. Dominick discusses topics including his proposal to amend the United States Tariff Acts of 1911 and 1930 to allow the U.S. Customs Bureau to perform services on nights, weekends, and holidays on ships, railways, and at airports without charging the passenger extra. He advocates parity with the after-hours service currently available at no extra charge to persons entering by...
Dates: 1965 April 29

Senator Dominick (Customs-Tariffs Amendment), 1963 September 12

Identifier: M085.10.0204.00043
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Series 10 of 11 Includes foreign relations trip materials, newsletters, radio scripts, press releases, weekly reports, and audio and video tapes.

Dates: 1963 September 12

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Denver (Colo.) 1
Immigrants 1
Letters 1
Patient records 1