Guide to the Papers of Lyndel Prott and Patrick O'Keefe


MS Acc07.084

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Collection Summary

Lyndel Prott and Patrick O'Keefe
Papers of Lyndel Prott and Patrick O'Keefe
Date Range
Collection Number
MS Acc07.084
0.45 metres (3 boxes)
Language of Materials
National Library of Australia


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Conditions Governing Use

Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions. For such material, written permission to publish must be obtained from the copyright holder(s). Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.

Preferred Citation

Items from this collection should be cited as '[Title or description of manuscript item], Papers of Lyndel Prott and Patrick O'Keefe, National Library of Australia, MS Acc07.084, [box number and series and/or file number]'.

Finding Aid Source(s)

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Item Descriptions

Correspondence files, 1978-1988 (File) - Box 1

Includes correspondence on legal issues and national legislation re protection of cultural heritage. Note some files from this run were retrained by Dr O'Keefe and will be deposited at a later date.

Manuscript (annotated) "Trade in Antiquities. Reducing Destruction and theft - A report for UNESCO. Dr P.J O'Keefe (File) - Box 2

Litigation papers re "Trade in Antiquities" (settled) (File) - Box 2

Lectures and teaching notes for Dr Prott's academic lectures at University of Sydney, 1980 (File) - Box 3

Faculty of Law - Department of Jurisprudence. Strand F (a new course and the first run of lectures) [possibly the Law of the Control of Conflict?].

Papers from 'The protection of cultural property' conference in Italy, XIIIth International Congress of Comparative Law (File) - Box 3

UNESCO Papers (Dr Prott), 1997-2003 (File) - Box 3

Includes early performance review for Prott, UNSECO handwritten meeting notes including: policy discussion on UCM Convention briefing; notes mtg in Ukraine 1997 on return of cultural property; Consideration of reaction to looting in Iraq 2003; Draft memorandum - report on mission to Melbourne 1997; Planning for meeting on cultural policies, stockholm 1995; Drafting of Annex to UNESCO Convention on underwater cultural heritage, April 2001

School Essays (exercise book), aged 15 (File) - Box 3