Wimbaio Letter for Sgt. Carter

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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 542
Medium Notes
Summary List of 20 items including questions to ask informants/correspondents, things to do and information to be compiled. Predominantly related to Wimbaio and Ta-ta-thi groups. Information required on Ta-ta-thi, Wimbaio, Barkinji, legends, burial practices, and relationship terms. Questions for Sergeants Carter and Fortescue, amongst others.
Physical Description Notes, handwritten in ink, undated. One sheet; one page. Condition: staining; paper loss from bottom right corner.