ALP Cameron to Howitt 24 July 1883

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Date 24 Jul 1883
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 120
Medium Letter
Locality Mulurulu
Summary Letter refers to groups from Victoria. Discussion of marriage laws and use of resources. Discusses the Wimera group obtaining water from mallee roots and that there was a mutual avoidance between mother in laws and son in laws. A.L.P. Cameron opens by noting that he is sending his 'paper on the Aborigines of NSW' [not with letter].
Physical Description Letter, handwritten in ink. Two quarto sheets, four pages. Text 'struck through' [by Howitt] with blue-pencil lines. Condition: loss of paper (and some text from a post script) torn from bottom of one corner of second sheet.