Collection Items

Background Material - Official [MGD F1]
Departmental pre-visit briefing materials for Delegation members. Includes summary document on defence cooperation, 'Restricted' Dept of Foreign Affairs bound volume with McIntosh annotations, biographical notes on Indonesian officials and others…

Letters and other materials collected pre-visit. Generally background information from Australian and Timorese associates, for McIntosh's private use. Includes names of people to contact in Timor.

Procedural Papers [MGD F3]
Includes letters, press releases from Delegation leader, draft itinerary, pre-visit briefing record.

Collected Materials [MGD F4]
Includes original list of dead or missing political prisoners passed to McIntosh on Atauro. Also contains photocopies of list and original typescript of translated version. Other items include folder of Indonesian news media articles about the…

Chance Meeting with Fretilin [MGD F5]
Includes photocopy and translations of letter handed to Delegation, and McIntosh office's involvement in dispute on interpretations of Fretilin member's spoken words.

Records of Conversation: Drafts [MGD F6]
Drafts of official records of conversations recorded during official delegation meetings. Includes some McIntosh corrections, annotations.

Official Report - Appendices - Draft [MGD F7]
Probably first official draft of report appendices, including records of conversations. Some annotated by McIntosh or staff. Also includes copies of discussion with Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Jakarta, which was not published in…

Official Report: Early Draft [MGD F8]
Probably first draft of report discussed by Delegation members. Includes many annotations by McIntosh and unidentified staff person.

Official Report: Annotated Draft [MGD F9]
Photocopy of annotated draft (annotations not by McIntosh).

McIntosh: Dissenting Report [MGD F10]
Research notes and drafts for McIntosh's dissenting report. Also includes some records on McIntosh's complaint of unethical behaviour of Delegation leader Bill Morrison, incorporating criticism of dissenting report in the Delegation's formal report.

Three copies with annotations by McIntosh's research staff (Steve Wakeham and John Waddingham).

Parliamentary Proceedings on Report [MGD F12]
Proof copy of Hansard record of tabling speeches in the Senate and House of Representatives (Morrison, Dobie - incomplete).

Mass Media reportage [MGD F13]
Contains transcript of ABC Background Briefing programme analysing the visit. Also includes sheaf of Australian media reports on the Delegation's visit.

Includes internal McIntosh office notes on contentious elements of final report.
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