Brook to Howitt 5 May 1885

This document has been transcribed, but is currently awaiting cultural approval before publishing. To enquire about access to this document, please contact the Holding Institution

This document contains references to the following people, places, and cultural groups



Document Details

Date 05 May 1885
Letter From Brooke, Mr Jocelyn
Letter To Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Country Australia
Colony/State Queensland
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 66
Medium Letter
Locality Cooktown
Summary Includes a table indicating totems for men women and children and class systems. The group the information relates to is the Kaiabara. This is attributed based on other correspondence with J. Brooke.
Physical Description Letter, handwritten, ink. Table included on second half. Single sheet, one side only used. Good condition.