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Letter [manuscript] : to J. A. Ferguson 1916 July 7
Bib ID 1570061
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Meston, A
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1916 
3 p. 
Summary

Letter to J. A. Ferguson about a pamphlet by James Ives, "Language and some customs of the Botany Bay black natives", published by the Sydney Gazette in 1814. Discusses the origin and meaning of the word 'gin'.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 3303.

Source of Acquisition Sir John Ferguson Collection. 
Subjects Meston, A. -- Correspondence.  |  Ferguson, John Alexander, 1881-1969 -- Correspondence.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Sydney Region -- Social life and customs.
Time Coverage 1916 
Other authors/contributors Ferguson, John Alexander, 1881-1969

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