Draft letter to Mr Byrne 1 September 1892
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01 Sep 1892
Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Byrne, Patrick Michael
Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Draft written by A.W. Howitt describes the social organisation of the Aroondah tribe and Kurnai tribe. Seeking information from Mr Byrne at Charlotte Waters, South Australia on the Aroondah tribe. Content also refers to class structure and to initiation practices such as 'pointing of the bone' (in Victoria).
Draft letter, handwritten in ink. Two sheets; three pages. Annotation: 'Sent 1/9/92'. Condition: good.