Notes by Howitt on Kulin from Barak

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Capt Turnbull lived where the Bushe Inn is near the
Ganangil Hill. Barak's mother came from there. Barak's
father's mother was Turnbull's sister. Turnbull was Bunjil

Barak father mother BunjilTurnbull Bunjil

Barak father Waa

Barak Waa
Billybillary married Turnbull's sister — He was Waa.
Turnbull + Billebillary were mates. Ningūlabŭl =
stone tomahawk.
Turnbull had charge of the stone tomahawk place
Mukjeak was called by Woiworung Nŭl lŭrp
The Quarak is called by [?Harry Steven?] - also Lūmbarak

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Document Details

Letter From
Letter To
Author Howitt, Alfred William
Country Australia
Colony/State Victoria
Holding Institution State Library of Victoria
Collection Name Alfred W. Howitt Collection
Registration Number MS9356/391
Medium Notes
Summary MS 9356 [Series] Correspondence and notes concerning aboriginal tribes - Aboriginal tribes of Victoria. [Sub Series] Kulin Nation [Item Title] Notes by Howitt titled 'The Kulin tribe. Informant 'Ber-uk' otherwise King William of the Yarra tribe'. [Summary note] 103 pages. Box 1053 [Folder] 2(b) & (c) [State Library Victoria record 2018]
Physical Description Handwritten notes, undated and numbered pages. Additional notations and annotations in the left hand margins; includes a newspaper article.