Letter from ALP Cameron 4 October 1881

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Date 04 Oct 1881
Letter From Cameron, A L P
Letter To Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Country Australia
Colony/State New South Wales
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 112
Medium Letter
Locality Mulurulu
Summary Content relates to the Wiradjuri of New South Wales. Letter refers to mortuary practices, belief that spirits of the deceased wander about their graves, communicating with friends and partaking of food.
Physical Description Letter, handwritten in ink. Two quarto sheets, four pages. Condition: good; faint foxing.