The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript - J.H. Hutton tour diary in the Naga Hills

caption: reassessment of Laruri and request for help with rice terraces
medium: tours
person: BorKingdon Ward/ Capt. F.Hartland/ Capt.
location: Laruri
date: 7.3.1935-8.3.1935
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 21.2.1935-26.3.1935
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: Hutton Ms. Box 2
text: 7th. To Laruri. - About 8 miles. Met Bor on the way and in the evening Capt. Kingdon Ward arrived. The land on which Inspection Bungalow is built was never paid for. I valued it for acquisition purposes as Rs. 5/- for the Inspection Bungalow and the land between the Inspection Bungalow and the river, with its trees. 8th. Halted Laruri. Capt. Hartland arrived with 50 rifles. Reassessed the village house tax. Laruri apply for help to make terraces for wet rice.