Scott to Howitt Port Stephens words and phrases 19/8/1883

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Date 19 August 1883
Letter From Scott, William
Letter To Howitt, Alfred William
Author
Country Australia
Colony/State New South Wales
Holding Institution State Library of Victoria
Collection Name
Registration Number MS9356/147
Medium Letter
Region
Locality Bega
Summary MS 9356 [Series] Correspondence and notes concerning aboriginal tribes - Aboriginal tribes of New South Wales . [Sub Series] Geawegal and Gringai tribe [Item Title] Letter from William Scott to A. W. Howitt. Letter includes English and Aboriginal, St Stephens tribe list of words and phases.. [Summary note] Australian Stock Bank, Bega. 11 pages. 1883 August 19. Box 1050 [Folder] 1(d) [State Library Victoria record 2018]
Physical Description Handwritten in black ink on purple paper, signed and dated. Blue pencil used to write numbers on top right of pages and to draw vertical line through text. Small tear in alternating top left and right of pages. Creases evident from folding of pages. Hand drawn figure on page four. Pages seven to eleven have hand drawn tables of language, with ruled blue lines.