Curr Vocabulary List

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Document Details

Date 1908 - 1875
Letter From
Letter To
Author Bulmer, Reverend John
Country Australia
Colony/State Victoria
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 100
Medium Questionnaire
Summary Prepared by Edward M. Curr on Australian Aboriginal vocabulary/language. Curr gives his address as Chief Inspector of Sheep, Melbourne. Name of respondent is not identified, but annotation 'Lake Tyers' on front page and handwriting indicates it was Rev. J. Bulmer. The table contains a list of English words (114) and is seeking their equivalent in what is described as 'Australian Aboriginal Language'.
Physical Description Printed questionnaire, handwritten responses in ink, undated. One sheet, two pages. Printed list of English words with handwritten entries. Condition: good