Notes from P M Byrne June 1 1892

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Document Details

Date 01 Jun 1892
Letter From
Letter To
Author Byrne, Patrick Michael
Country Australia
Colony/State Northern Territory
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 104
Medium Notes
Locality Charlotte Waters
Summary A.W. Howitt's notes or transcript of a letter based on information from Paddy Byrne, Telegraphist at Charlotte Waters in the Northern Territory to Mr French. Notes provide information on the rituals performed by a rainmaker, including wearing of 'Coordeitcha' [Kurdaitcha] boots to break a drought.
Physical Description Notes, handwritten in ink. One foolscap sheet. Condition: good.