J. G. Frazer to Howitt 23 October 1906

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Trinity College
23 October 1906

My dear Dr Howitt
I received your letter of 10th
September about ten days ago. I am
sorry that I kept you so long in
suspense. But I put off writing to
you till I had received the
reprints of your Folklore paper, and
these did not reach me till well on
in July. They were sent out by Mr
on the 20th September, as
I judged that that would be a
better time than in July or August,
when people are mostly absent on
holidays. The papers were sent
1) To all members of the Anthropo-
logical Institute, excepting such as are
members of the Folklore Society (who
would read the paper in "Folklore")
2) To the principal English papers
and anthropological journals both British
and foreign (with the exception of the
American Journal of Folklore, the address
of which Mr Rogers failed to find).
3) To a list of the principal anthropo-
logists in America and Europe, to whom

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Document Details

Date 23-Oct-06
Letter From Frazer, James George
Letter To Howitt, Alfred William
Country England
Holding Institution State Library of Victoria
Collection Name
Registration Number MS9356/57
Medium Letter
Locality Cambridge
Summary MS 9356 [Series] General correspondence with anthropologists. [Sub Series] James George Frazer to A. W. Howitt [Item Title] Letter from James George Fraser to A.W. Howitt. [Summary note] Trinity College, Cambridge. 11 pages. 1906 October 23. Box 1049 [Folder] 6(b) [State Library Victoria record 2018]
Physical Description Handwritten in ink. Signed and dated.