Pirrauru No 2

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Document Details

Date 1908 - 1904
Letter From
Letter To
Author Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Country Australia
Holding Institution Museums Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number XM 660
Medium Notes
Summary Discussion of social organisation, classes, marriage rules and relationship terms, with reference to groups in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, and South and Central Australia. Last sheet is a table headed 'Filial Terms', comparing terms used by 14 different groups. Mentions Mr Lang's theories.
Physical Description Notes, typed, undated. Cover sheet (envelope) and 17 sheets, 20 pages. Handwritten annotations and corrections throughout. Condition: fragile; some sheets are brittle; some need repair.