Letter from William Flowers 30 December 1883
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30 Dec 1883
Flowers, William H
Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Detailed notes regarding the Kuinmurbura Tribe and include social organisation, marriage rules, relationship terms, burial practices. Notes are subtitled: 'According to information collected by Mr W.H. Flowers, Pine Mountain, Rockhampton'.
Letter, circular and notes. The letter and circular have been completed by W H Flowers and the notes are in Howitt's handwriting with annotations by Flowers. Letter consists of one sheet, four pages; questionnaire/circular consists of two sheets, two pages and notes consist of seventeen sheets, twenty-four pages. Letter includes two pages of relationship terms. Notes include two completed questionnaire sheets of relationship terms ('call names'). Detailed annotations and a number of hand-drawn tables throughout. Condition: generally good, but three of the smaller sheets are tattered along right edge.