Powell Lecture Notes

Scope and Content

The collection consists of lecture notes taken when Powell was a student at Oxford, and notes for his own course of lectures at University College London.

Administrative / Biographical History

Raphael Powell was educated at Oxford University from 1922 to 1929. In 1931 he was appointed Assistant in Law at University College London. He left in 1932 to become Lecturer in Law at the University of Leeds until 1936. He was Head of the Law Department at University College Hull from 1937 to 1949. In 1949 he returned to University College London where he held the position of Reader in Law until 1955. From 1955 to 1964 he was Professor of Roman Law at University College London.

Access Information


The papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Law Faculty of University College London, in September 1982.

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List available on the online catalogue.

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