The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database
  1. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    .. private collection Impoi Gareoloa Asalu Gamvom Ngalsong Hakaokhang Tole Pangmual Longkhai (Longkai) 1937-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection Scarcity in the Impoi Group of Zemi Villages,..
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  2. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Nriami clan Neomi clan private collection 1937-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection Exogamous Groups The Zemi have two main divisions,..
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  3. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Nenglo notes on Nenglo village notes Zemi Nenglo Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Notes on Nenglo Village (Zemi Naga), North Cachar Hills...
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  4. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection head-taking notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Ho Ho asan Ka-ha-zam!..
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  5. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection conditions of marriage incest notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Incest It would seem that while originally the Nriami and probably the Nkuoami were strictly exogamous groups,..
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  6. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection conditions of marriage love marriages notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Many marriages are the result of a couple falling in love and of a courtship in the dekachang and elsewhere,..
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  7. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection conditions of marriage parents' role in marriage-making notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection When the parents of an eligible young man feel it is time he married,..
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  8. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection conditions of marriage bride-price notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection On the day,..
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  9. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection conditions of marriage elopement notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection The above-mentioned ceremonies are those customary in a formal marriage,..
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  10. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection conditions of marriage residence after marriage notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Residence and place of cohabitation Husband and wife live in the same house...
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  11. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Asalu conditions of marriage bride-price notes Zemi Asalu Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection One girl in Asalu cost her father-in-law - nominally,..
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  12. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Naga nationalism notes articles 1961-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection [9] [draft article] The Commonwealth's Unknown War :..
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  13. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection agriculture - harvesting notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Agriculture If a villager is having difficulty in getting his crop reaped,..
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  14. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection [11] Halei-Na (March) (Heramui must be performed before this genna...
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  15. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna first day. Harrok-na (jhum-firing genna) notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 1st day...
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  16. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna second day. Halei-na notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 2nd day...
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  17. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna third day. Ka-ntoa-na notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 3rd day...
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  18. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna fourth day. Kangim-bu-na notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 4th day...
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  19. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna fifth day. Ntoa-gwa-na notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 5th day...
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  20. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna sixth day. Haba-para-piak-penna notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 6th day...
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  21. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna seventh day. Kan-tsi-na notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 7th day...
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  22. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna eighth day. Heliem-zao-na notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 8th day...
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  23. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Halei-na genna ninth day. Heliem-na notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 9th day...
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  24. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Abung Shamshu Arjun Jeffery C.F. Gaideleu private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next letters from Ursula Graham Bower preparations for trip to Kakadan Graham Bower Ursula Previous 27 letters from Ursula Graham Bower preparations for trip to Kakadan letters notes Abung Shamshu Arjun..
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  25. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Ukhrul letters from Ursula Graham Bower preparations for trip to Nungbi and Chingjaroi letters notes Ukhrul 1939-02-12:..1946-12-31 private collection Feb 12th 1939 Ukhrul,..
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  26. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Luikai of Nungbi Khunao Abung Saknio of Ukhrul Chinaorang of Nungbi Khunao private collection Chingjaroi 1937-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection 30... mali to my collection of orchids,..
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  27. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Jessami letters from Ursula Graham Bower witchcraft at Jessami letters notes Khizami Jessami 1939-03-30:..1946-12-31 private collection We had a spot of bother on arriving here from Kharasom...
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  28. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Luchai letters from Ursula Graham Bower were-tiger letters notes Luchai 1939-03-30:..1946-12-31 private collection On my last trip I went to a Tangkhul village called Luchai,..
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  29. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Saknio private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next letters from Ursula Graham Bower flirting Graham Bower Ursula Previous 27 letters from Ursula Graham Bower flirting letters notes Saknio 1939-03-30:..1946-12-31 private collection We have just been holding the morning dispensary,..
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  30. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection letters from Ursula Graham Bower women;..1946-12-31 private collection All the women who have nothing else to do have come into the basha uninvitd and are having a field-day among my possessions while I sit like an island of concentration in the middle...
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  31. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection letters from Ursula Graham Bower film letters notes 1939-03-30:..1946-12-31 private collection Kodaks have sent up a parcel of cine films,..
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  32. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection letters from Ursula Graham Bower medical work letters notes 1939-03-30:..1946-12-31 private collection I am due back in Imphal on April 20th,..
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  33. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection letters from Ursula Graham Bower back to Imphal;..1946-12-31 private collection April 21st Well,..
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  34. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Luikai private collection 1937-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection [first part of letter missing] [Luikai] first arrived as my permanent coolie on March 14th,..
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  35. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Jangsang private collection Jessami 1937-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection Jangsang the Demon King - I mean compounder - insisted on going to Imphal from Chingjaroi,..
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  36. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection letters from Ursula Graham Bower from Jessami to Huining letters notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection From Jessami we turned south again to Kharasom and Chingjaroi,..
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  37. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Mills J.P. Betts Tim Godfrey private collection 1937-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection Camp Pire November 30 1945 My dear Ursula,..
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  38. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Mills J.P. Archer private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next letters from J...1946-12-31 private collection Camp Mai 6 November 1945 My dear Ursula,..
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  39. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Mills J.P. Betts Tim private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next letters from J.P. Mills to Ursula Graham Bower Graham Bower Ursula Previous 27 letters from J...1946-12-31 private collection Oct 29th 1945 Stonylands,..
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  40. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Mills J.P. Perry Betts Tim private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next letters from J...1946-12-31 private collection October 23rd 1945 Stonylands,..
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  41. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Mills J.P. Archer private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next letters from J.P. Mills to Ursula Graham Bower Graham Bower Ursula Previous 27 letters from J...1946-12-31 private collection Stonylands,..
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  42. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Gobin Laisong marriage notes Zemi Gobin Laisong Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Marriage...
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  43. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Ngwobuing of Thingje private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next marriage and 'apotia' deaths Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 marriage and 'apotia' deaths notes Ngwobuing of Thingje Zemi 1944-02-01:..1946-12-31 private collection MARRIAGE AND "APOTIA" DEATHS...
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  44. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection food taboos notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Food Taboos...
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  45. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection use of personal names notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Personal names The use of these is very restricted,..
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  46. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection theft notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Thefts Thefts of dhan from another village were punished - if the culprits were traced - by heavy fines,..
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  47. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection games notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Boys 1) A brass earring is put in a hole in the ground,..
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  48. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Nungbi Khunou (Nungbi Khunao) artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower Tangkhul pottery notes Tangkhul Nungbi Khunou (Nungbi Khunao) 1940-02-15:..1946-12-31 private collection Tangkhul pottery,..
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  49. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Ngapum artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower married woman's walking stick notes Tangkhul Ngapum 1940-02-15:..1946-12-31 private collection 3) "Theithing" - Tangkhul married woman's walking stick...
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  50. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Nungbi Khunou (Nungbi Khunao) artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower girl's necklace notes Tangkhul Nungbi Khunou (Nungbi Khunao) Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 4) "Cha" - Tangkhul girl's necklace...
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  51. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Nungha (Nunghar) artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower Tangkhul spear notes Nungha (Nunghar) 1940-02-15:..1946-12-31 private collection 5) "Kachei" - Tangkhul spear;..
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  52. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkiabuing of Impoi Haichangnang private collection Mandu 1937-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection Nkeu-rup-pu-bung Zemi stone-bowled tobacco pipe...
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  53. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Laisong artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower young man's ear-plus and feather ornaments notes Laisong Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Buck's ear-plugs and feather ornaments...
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  54. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower drinking vessel 'trran' notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Trran Drinking-vessel for zao-kasang,..
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  55. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower wooden dishes notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hekwok-pi (2) Wooden dishes on legs;..
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  56. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Zhekhuingba of Laisong private collection Khangnam Laisong 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower wooden models of daos Graham Bower Ursula Previous 27 artefacts collected by Ursula Graham Bower wooden models of daos notes Zhekhuingba of Laisong Khangnam Laisong..
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  57. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection food taboos notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Tiger &..
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  58. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection costume cane leggings notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Article obsolete or of special interest Cane leggings were formerly worn but have been abandoned (hada = cane leggings;..
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  59. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection costume collars of boars' tusks or sections of conch shell,..1946-12-31 private collection Mpe Collars of boars' tusks or of sections of conch-shell,..
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  60. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection costume armlets made of wild boars' tusks notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Nkia-peo-gim-tha ("Wild boar's tusk armlet") Armlets made of two tushes joined to form a ring are worn,..
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  61. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection costume headdress of hornbill feathers denoting sexual conquests notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Tala-na This headdress of hornbills' feathers may be worn by men of standing and of ability,..
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  62. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection costume baldric denoting sexual conquests notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Kalang pung-ra heloma-gu This is the highest token of success in love-affairs that a man can win...
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  63. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection costume kilt notes Maruong Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection The kilt was formerly assumed much later that it is nowadays (i...
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  64. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection costume hornbill feathers notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hornbill tail-feathers:..
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  65. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Zingkaolang of Maguilong Khutuing of Maguilong private collection Magulong (Maguilong) Paisa (Peisia) 1937-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection No man may wear a woman's petticoat,..
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  66. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection 'deo-moni' necklaces notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection When a man buys a new necklace he puts it round the neck of a "lao" (gourd) for a few minutes before putting it on for the first time...
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  67. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection new house ritual notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Houses When a new house is completed and the family move in,..
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  68. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection spirits notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection House-spirits All house and the village water-supply have benevolent spirits attached to them...
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  69. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Khangnam dekachangs notes nzun-ze Zemi Khangnam Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Nzun-ze:..
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  70. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection divorce notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection General Divorce is allowed for incompatibility and desertion and adultery on the part of the wife;..
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  71. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection jhuming notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Cultivation (laws and customs relating to) Jhuming of virgin jungle:..
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  72. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection gennas sickness genna - 'haraitsak' notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Haraitsak (Haraichak) (genna against sickness) Used 1) When a man taken ill outside his village is brought in;..
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  73. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hangrum gennas sickness genna - 'hera-na' notes Hangrum 1943-08-01:..1946-12-31 private collection Hera-na (Hangrum) (1...
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  74. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection field gennas 'hemeo-kezab-ra' notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hemeo-kezab-ra If the ground in a field cracks through drought or other causes,..
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  75. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection field gennas 'huzam-kia' notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Huzam-kia Done for a slip in the jhums...
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  76. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection field gennas 'nei-ku-ra' notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Nei-ku-ra Performed if a dhan-stalk is found with 10 nodes or joints...
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  77. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection field gennas 'ting-teo-go' notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Ting-teo-go (Laisong &..
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  78. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection field gennas 'kaleo-da-ge-na' notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Another genna to stop rain:..
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  79. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection field gennas 'hazam kia-hera-teora' notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hazam kia-hera-teora Performed if a field house catches fire;..
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  80. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Laisong gennas laxity over gennas notes Laisong 1946-01-24:..1946-12-31 private collection Note:..
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  81. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection scented creeper worn as decoration notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Nam-nieng This scented creeper,..
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  82. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection gennas personal gennas concerning domestic animals notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Personal gennas If a goat gives birth or a sow farrows,..
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  83. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection hunting rituals notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hunting When a deer has been killed the carcase may not be cut up (though the throat may be cut if the deer is not quite dead) until someone who knows the formula has cut off the right..
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  84. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection dangers of being well-known or famous notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hamui (hamui-hera) The unusually well-known or famous or anyone liable to be talked about is apt to become weighed down or weakened by being mentioned by so many ..
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  85. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection luck stones notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hga ("luck stones") The right kind of stone makes a nest for itself of grass,..
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  86. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection gennas village genna concerning tiger kill notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Tigers If a tiger has taken a mithan or other animal,..
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  87. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Magulong (Maguilong) Asalu stone monuments notes Magulong (Maguilong) Asalu 1941-11-15:..1946-12-31 private collection Heramleo built by Maguilong men at Asalu Sketch-plan,..
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  88. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Hangrum Asalu death and funerals notes Hangrum Asalu Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Death,..
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  89. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Laisong funeral at Laisong notes Laisong 1942-10-15:..1946-12-31 private collection Funeral seen at Laisong,..
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  90. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Asalu death in childbirth;..1946-12-31 private collection Death in childbirth or through miscarriage is most unfortunate,..
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  91. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Impoi women's grave ornaments notes Impoi 1943-01-01:..1946-12-31 private collection They also put up near the grave (as for all men) a pole with carved edges and an affair at the top like nothing so much as Japanese windbells,..
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  92. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection death during harvest genna notes 1942-10-19:..1946-12-31 private collection A death while the crops are ripe and the harvest is being gathered entails a day's na called 'neo-sit-na...
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  93. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection dreams notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection To dream of eating sugar or anything similar means the dreamer will have a cold in the head...
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  94. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection Khangnam stones at Khangnam notes Khangnam 1946-01-11:..1946-12-31 private collection A newly-erected line of stones near Khangnam,..
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  95. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection charms and medicines notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Kapeo...
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  96. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection omens notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection The croaking of a certain small frog in a house is a sign that the house will soon be empty and is particularly unlucky if anyone in the house be ill,..
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  97. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection beliefs with regard to animals - barking deer;..1946-12-31 private collection The barking deer's blood and bite are both said to be bad...
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  98. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection plant lore notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection The wild fig-tree (v...
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  99. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    ..1946-12-31 private collection proverbs and sayings notes Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Thak-ga-mina thakteone paigamina paikivubane...
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