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Document Details

Date 1908 - 1898
Letter From
Letter To
Author Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Country Australia
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 611
Medium Notes
Summary Request to have tribal boundaries marked on a map which A.W. Howitt had obtained from Mr Craig of Cardwell. Howitt is seeking information on class names and lines of descent, and boundaries of cultural groups. Geographical area is not identified. Refers to class names - Wa-ga-maia, Kia-maia, War-ung-u, Bi-ai and Naua-ji. Howitt makes reference to a ball game played in Victoria 'where one class played against the other'. The map referred to in the notes is not attached/identified.
Physical Description Notes, handwritten in ink, undated. One foolscap sheet, one page. List of questions numbered 1 to 4, 5 is blank. Condition: good.