Bunjil Notes from William Thomas

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Document Details

Date 1908 - 1880
Letter From
Letter To
Author Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Country Australia
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 533
Medium Notes
Summary Creation stories related to the making of the earth, trees, animals, and men and women. Notes include mention of 'Pundgil' (sic), his brother 'Palban', son 'Binbeal' (Rainbow), daughter 'Karakarerk', and wife 'Bir'Bri' - amongst others.
Physical Description Notes, handwritten in ink, undated. One foolscap sheet, one page. Note at foot of text 'Mr Thomas, La Trobe Papers p. 55'. Condition: small tears from edges.