Chapter VI Tribal Governments
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1904 - 1899
Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Draft for A.W. Howitt's 'Native Tribes of South East Australia: Chapter VI Tribal Government' 1904. Howitt lists the names of a number of headmen for the broader Melbourne region: Billibellary, Bebejern (father of Berak), Bungerim, Ningulabul (Captain Turnbull), King Bobby (of Jaja'rung), Malkom, and Benbow. Rupelli is also noted as headmen of the Narrinyeri.
Draft notes, typed and handwritten, undated. 59 pages consisting of 47 foolscap sheets, 8 half-pages, and 3 slips. With annotations, attachments and corrections throughout. Condition: some sheets with torn and tattered edges; some with foxing.