Letter

Scope and Content

Letter from J. W. Beattie to H. Ling Roth reports his visit to Plenty Quarry, with Mr Rayner, acquires some stones there. Rayner has a manuscript about the Aborigines, "an elaborate account"; Beattie is not sure it is of its value but suggests could offer him 40 shillings for it [this appears to be the document in HLR/2/6].

Original Reference B.9.