Harry Aldridge to Howitt 29 October 1883

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October 29th 1883

A.W.Howitt Esq.
Sale - Victoria

I have to thank you for two
pamphlets duly received I have also received
a printed circular asking for information
about the aboriginals, having been away
from home rather much lately correspondence
has been unanswered hence my silence.
To answer the printed circular properly
it would take more time & application
than I am disposed to give, but as I
shall be passing through Melbourne
about next March I shall - if you think
it worth while - come to Sale & give you
all the information I know of & I am
convinced there are very few that have

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Document Details

Date 29 Oct 1883
Letter From Aldridge, Harry Edgar
Letter To Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Country Australia
Colony/State Queensland
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 5
Medium Letter
Locality Maryborough
Summary "Acknowledgement of A.W. Howitt's correspondence, mentions articles by John Mann in the ""Sydney Mail"" and is doubtful of the value of the information."
Physical Description Letter, handwritten, ink. One sheet, two pages. Condition: good.