Item 96 - Copy letter from A. W. Howitt to J. G. Frazer

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Add. MS b/36/96


Copy letter from A. W. Howitt to J. G. Frazer


  • c 1947-c 1955 (Creation)

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24 Ladbroke Gardens, Notting Hill, W. Dated 12 July, 1904 - Thanks him for the trouble he has taken on the Attic Tribes but has decided to omit the whole section [of his book 'Native Tribes of South East Australia'], and will write to [Lorimer] Fison to explain his reasons; has written a paragraph defending the 'All Father business' in view of [Baldwin] Spencer's objections; went to see Mr [William Napier?] Shaw [at the Meteorological Office?] but he was away and he found nothing of use, at the British Museum he found the Queensland Rain Map which he sends Frazer.

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      Lacunae in typescript filled in, in R. A. Downie's hand.

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