Letter from John Bulmer 8 February 1904
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This document contains references to the following people, places, and cultural groups
Bulmer, Reverend John
Howitt, Mr Alfred William
Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Content relates to the Kurnai of Gippsland. Letter also discusses the family tree of Colin Hood of the Western District of Victoria. Refers to marriage rules and how persons named after Bunjil, indicated that they were expert in catching the animal after which they were named, for example, Bunjil Tumbun (Perch), Bunjil Bundul (flathead) etc.
Letter, handwritten in ink. One sheet; two pages. Condition: good but the paper is thin and the handwriting from one side is visible from the other, making reading difficult.