Howitt to Fison 29 October 1878

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Sale Victoria
Oct 29 1878

My dear Mr Fison
I send you by this post
Hearn's Aryan Family which
I think it is necessary you should
see. When you have read please
send back as I may want
it before finally dispatching
our joint work. I am still at
my portion and have made
a number of additions which
I here shortly note.

The dead were kept with the
survivors for years and carried
about - we can therefore easily
The Revd Lorimer Fison

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Document Details

Date 29 October 1878
Letter From Howitt, Alfred William
Letter To Fison, Reverend Lorimer
Country Australia
Holding Institution St Mark's National Theological Centre
Collection Name Alan Tippett/Lorimer Fison Collection
Registration Number tip70-10-33-22
Medium Letter
Region Gippsland
Locality Sale
Summary Discussion of certain beliefs and practices of the Kurnai relating to marriage and mortuary. In addition mention of possible working title for their joint publication.
Physical Description Handwritten in ink, signed and dated.