Howitt to Fison 17 August 1880

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Date 17 August 1880
Letter From Howitt, Alfred William
Letter To Fison, Reverend Lorimer
Country Australia
Colony/State Victoria
Holding Institution St Mark's National Theological Centre
Collection Name Alan Tippett/Lorimer Fison Collection
Registration Number tip70-10-34-15
Medium Letter
Region Gippsland
Locality Sale
Summary Discussion of meeting with Mukjarawaint informants and kinship information shared. Discussion of 'great groups' within Victoria and Johann Bachofen's work on Orestes and Greek kinship and Howitt and Fison's work Kamilaroi and Kurnai.
Physical Description Handwritten in black ink, signed and dated. Writing in top margin of first page. Creases from folding of pages evident.