Legends and origins

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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 536
Medium Notes
Summary Creation stories of the Tongaranka, New South Wales. A.W. Howitt notes that the Tongaranka believe that their origin is from the winds: Mukwara (north wind); Kilpara (south wind); Tawara (hot wind); Koliarta (wet rainy wind).
Physical Description Notes, handwritten in ink, undated. Two sheets, two pages. Numbered 15 & 16. Condition: light foxing.