Harry Aldridge notes

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Document Details

Date 1904 - 1882
Letter From
Letter To
Author Aldridge, Harry Edgar
Country Australia
Colony/State Queensland
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 12
Medium Notes
Locality Maryborough
Summary Discussion of customs relating to groups from and around Maryborough, Queensland. Left hand side of sheet one has Harry E. Aldridge across the top. Discusses the practices of child rearing and customs relating to keeping children healthy. Discussion of the practice of pulling facial her out of a man's face. Myth of two young boys who were turned into rocks due to disobedience.
Physical Description Notes, possibly a letter, incomplete. Handwritten and undated. Three separate sheets, three pages, with top sheet labelled (1). Good condition