The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database
  1. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Chinkak School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next funeral of Ang's daughter Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 funeral of Ang's daughter notes Chinkak Konyak Wakching 1937-05-17:1937-05-17 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of ..
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  2. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching village officials and their payment notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-17:1937-05-17 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (65) Shun-da, the Ou-wok-ba (Ben clan ..
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  3. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching village officials - Niengba notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-17:1937-05-17 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Niengba: Yonglong (Shayonghu) Aukh. Yongwe (..
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  4. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching bad dreams, lucky dreams notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-19:1937-05-19 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (67) Wakching 1951937 Bad dreams: to be chased by ..
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  5. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Medzong School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next funeral and rituals after evil death Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 funeral and rituals after evil death notes Medzong Konyak Wakching 1937-05-20:1937-05-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937..
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  6. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching rituals after man killed in war and his head taken notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-20:1937-05-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London When a man was killed in..
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  7. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching no Metahu clan notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-20:1937-05-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (76) Originally there was no Metahu clan in the Thepong. ..
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  8. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Limnia School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next diviners, shamans and the land of the dead Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 diviners, shamans and the land of the dead notes Limnia Konyak Wakching 1937-05-20:1937-05-20 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-..
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  9. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Limnia School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next diviners, shamans and were-tigers Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 diviners, shamans and were-tigers notes Limnia Konyak Wakching 1936-05-21:1936-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 ..
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  10. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching rituals at cutting jungle and preparing new fields notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-21:1937-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (86) Inf. Shankok In ..
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  11. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching rituals at first rice sowing notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-21:1937-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London notebook 9 p.54ff & 125ff (90) In the month, ..
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  12. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching taro planting and building field house notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-21:1937-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London notebook 9,p.56 In the month Tepili ..
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  13. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching various rituals notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-21:1937-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London notebook 12 p.145ff (91) In Oulingli is the Oulingbu (cf. ..
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  14. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching gifts and rituals concerned with sister's kin notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-21:1937-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London In Linghali on the 4th day ..
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  15. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching various rituals notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-21:1937-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London On the 7th day of Ponglongpongli is the Beang-wa-dzak-bu; a..
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  16. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching a bad month notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-21:1937-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (96) In Lia-li there is no genna at all. It is a bad month, ..
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  17. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching millet reaping ceremony notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-21:1937-05-21 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London notebook 3 p.97ff In Dzangha-li the millet is ..
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  18. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Weikok School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next burial of Weikok, a leper; nicknames Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 burial of Weikok, a leper; nicknames notes Weikok Konyak Wakching 1937-05-22:1937-05-22 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-..
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  19. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching pounding table, taboos concerning notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-22:1937-05-22 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (102) For a pounding table "shim" a prize..
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  20. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching songs and singing notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-22:1937-05-22 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (103) The boys and girls sing alternative songs when they..
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  21. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching history of peace making and alliances notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-23:1937-05-23 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (107) Wakching 2351937 Inf. Hamliem ..
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  22. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching tribute from various villages to Wakching morung notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-23:1937-05-23 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (109) Oukheang (sic) ..
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  23. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching tribute received by Balang morung notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-23:1937-05-23 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (112) Balang receives tribute from: ..
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  24. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching tribute received by the Ang of Wakching notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-23:1937-05-23 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (117) The Ang of Wakching receives ..
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  25. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Shankok School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next history of Shankok's family Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 history of Shankok's family notes Shankok Konyak Wakching 1937-05-24:1937-05-24 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of ..
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  26. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Shankok School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next field house and weeding, sacrifice Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 field house and weeding, sacrifice notes Shankok Konyak Wakching 1937-05-24:1937-05-24 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-..
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  27. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-24:1937-05-24 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (125-126) Inf. Dzingben. [konyak]. (127-128) Sayings about the origin of ..
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  28. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching spells for fishing notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-25:1937-05-25 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London notebook 3,p.189 (132) Wakching 2551937 Inf. Chinyang ..
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  29. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching spells for head hunting; alliances notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-25:1937-05-25 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London When going to war they say: [konyak]. (..
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  30. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching forbidden to kill a man at night notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-25:1937-05-25 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London It is genna to kill a man at night. ..
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  31. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching the first born notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-25:1937-05-25 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (138) nia yong niu - first born daughter dzei yong ba - ..
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  32. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching affairs and marriages of Ang girls notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-25:1937-05-25 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Chingang says that Ang girls very often ..
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  33. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching chungas for carrying water notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-25:1937-05-25 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (142) 3 chungas for carrying water The carved ..
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  34. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching cooking and food notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-25:1937-05-25 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (143) Cooking: The rice is cooked and eaten quite plain, ..
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  35. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Dzingben School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next shares of food given to relatives at Oulingbu ritual Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 shares of food given to relatives at Oulingbu ritual notes Dzingben Konyak Wakching 1937-05-26:1937-05-..
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  36. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching the times of the day notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-26:1937-05-26 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London notebook 9,pp.110-1 (152) The times of the day: (cf. ..
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  37. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching quarrels and oaths notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-26:1937-05-26 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (155) Quarrels are sometimes settled by taking oaths (..
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  38. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching gifts to kin at rituals notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-26:1937-05-26 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (156) Great-grand father = "epha ebha" or "phushun"..
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  39. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching games notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-26:1937-05-26 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (160) Games: A girl's game with stones, which they try to hit with ..
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  40. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching Konyak terms for other tribes notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-26:1937-05-26 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (162) _______Ao__________Digba ..
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  41. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching killing of slaves to cure dysentery notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-29:1937-05-29 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (163) Wakching 2951937 Price paid by ..
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  42. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching founding a village notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-30:1937-05-30 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (167) Wakching 3051937 Inf. Chinyang When a village is ..
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  43. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching shell ornaments; rituals before making notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-30:1937-05-30 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (169) When a man cuts a tridacna ..
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  44. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching tiger hunting notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-31:1937-05-31 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (170) Wakching 3151937 Tiger hunting: If a man kills a tiger ..
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  45. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching funeral custom notes Konyak Wakching 1937-05-31:1937-05-31 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (174) Funeral custom: If a married woman dies in the house ..
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  46. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching cases of suicide notes Konyak Wakching 1937-06-01:1937-06-01 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (175) Wakching 161937 Cases of suicide: Three years ago ..
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  47. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching war, messengers and go-betweens notes Konyak Wakching 1937-06-01:1937-06-01 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (179) War: Ya-ba is a messenger between ..
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  48. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    Shankok School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 notes Next productivity of land Furer-Haimendorf Previous Konyak 84 productivity of land notes Shankok Konyak Wakching 1937-06-01:1937-06-01 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and ..
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  49. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching relations with Chintang notes Konyak Wakching 1937-06-03:1937-06-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (183) Wakching 361937 Inf. Yongang The Chingtang ..
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  50. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching song at the dragging in of a drum notes Konyak Wakching 1937-06-03:1937-06-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London (185) Song at the dragging in of a drum: ..
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  51. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook fourteen
    1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London Wakching rebuilding morungs, sacrifices etc notes Konyak Wakching 1937-06-03:1937-06-03 Furer-Haimendorf 1937-05-01:1937-06-03 School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London At the rebuilding of the Bala: One of ..
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  52. manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Wakching notebook
    1937-01-01:1937-12-31 private collection Wakching Next houselist of the Thepong morung notes Konyak Wakching Furer-Haimendorf 1937-01-01:1937-12-31 private collection (part of this notebook was annotated on Furer-Haimendorf's return to Wakching in 1970) Thepong SKETCH P.1 1 MENGLING (Shayonghu) = ..
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  53. letter from E.T.D. Lambert to J.H. Hutton
    Hutton J.H. Mills Pawsey Luvisilie Blah Inaho Nizekhu of Vekahomi Hezekhu Hekiya Kohazu Nye Capt. Gimson Stewart Thevoni Kohoto Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford Kohima Totok Chi (Chui) Apan Mokokchung Shichemi Litami Lotesami Changki (Chanki) Lakhuni Changchang Natami Sakhalu Baimho Sheyepu Next ..
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  54. letter from E.T.D. Lambert to J.H. Hutton
    Hutton J.H. Blah Lightfoot Pawsey Mills Walker Milward Mrs Nihu of Kohima Doketsa of Khonoma Putsonyi Chehozu Nungshimeren of Ungma Ghosalie Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford Kohima Tophema Gariphema Next 1938-05-15:1938-05-15 letters acting D.C. in Kohima, but moving soon to Dhubri; reference to ..
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  55. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Hutton J.H. private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next draft of Letter to J.H.Hutton Graham Bower Ursula 27 draft of Letter to J.H.Hutton letters notes photographs Hutton J.H. 1939-01-01:1939-12-31 Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Dear Sir, Though the ..
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  56. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next Angami raids against the Zemi Graham Bower Ursula Previous Angami Zemi 27 Angami raids against the Zemi notes Namkia Angami Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection After one of the Angami raids the angry Zemis ..
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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 sexual liaisons among the Zemi notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Though liaisons appear to be conducted pretty freely between boys and girls, and even between older visitors and girls, if the visitor be attractive and ..
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  58. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection sexual liaisons among the Zemi illegitimate children and abortion notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Illegitimate children are secretly made away with, but abortion is practised if the girl realises her condition in time;..
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  59. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection sexual liaisons among the Zemi sexual liaisons between young people notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection The young men's visits to the dekaichang take place pretty well nightly, and they sleep there till morning, when they ..
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  60. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection sexual liaisons among the Zemi marriage notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection In contrast to the freedom before marriage, absolute fidelity is expected, at least of the wife, after it; if the husband has one or two lapses, ..
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  61. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection sexual liaisons among the Zemi illegitimate children notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection If a girl has only had one lover, and has a child by him, she may take the child straight to his house and say that he is the father...
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  62. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Gaidelue Namkiagh of Impoi private collection Hajaichak Nenglo Kepelo Impoi Asalu 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next moving village sites Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 moving village sites notes Gaidelue Namkiagh of Impoi Zemi Hajaichak Nenglo Kepelo Impoi Asalu Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:..
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  63. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection childbirth taboos notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection For 30 days after the birth of a child a father may not sleep on the same bed as his wife nor cohabit with her; any attempt to do so would be a gross breach of custom ..
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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 menstrual taboos notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Blood from a woman's genital organs, i.e. blood from a birth, or menstrual discharge - is absolutely unclean to a man and he may on no account whatever touch it. If he ..
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  65. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Nriami clan Neomi clan Namkiagh private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next 'The Ancestors of the Zemi' - myth Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 'The Ancestors of the Zemi' - myth notes Nriami clan Neomi clan Namkiagh Zemi 1940-07-01:1940-07-31 Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 ..
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  66. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection jew's harp - musical instrument notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Ntho - Jew's Harp May not be played while grain is ripening, for fear of damage to the crop. SKETCH nagamiscS46446.jpg A.String pulled B.Body of ..
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  67. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection games: kaisang, taoki and kaina notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection "Kaisang" SKETCH nagamiscS46447.jpg Players put out counters alternately; player getting 3 in a line (as noughts & crosses) removes opponents' piece ..
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  68. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection cannibalism notes Zemi Angami Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Cannibalism A tradition is extant that once the Angamis made a big raid and drove out a number of Zemi, and burnt their village. The survivors were starving in the ..
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  69. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Luikai private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next medical remedies Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 medical remedies notes Luikai Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Luikai recommends a little ginger chewed slowly for sore throat, and a raw egg for stomach..
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  70. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection adultery notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection While great freedom is allowed to the unmarried (provided they do not carry on a liaison with one of their own clan) absolute fidelity is expected of the married woman. A breach..
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  71. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection divorce notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection If a woman is not divorced for adultery or other fault but merely for incompatibility, her husband must pay some damages, usually small, as compensation for the shame to which ..
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  72. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection homicide and murder notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Homicide Accidental killing, e.g. spearing a fellow villager in the confusion of a tiger-hunt, is punished with expulsion. An inquiry is held, and if it is settled ..
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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 theft notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Petty theft is not, and was not, punished. Major thefts are not common and were settled by restitution of the stolen goods; may still be. Sometimes the whole village was called ..
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  74. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next giving birth Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 giving birth notes Namkia Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Birth Delivery on a mat spread on the floor. (Query:" Burria aurat pakara, maurat bhi pakara," ..
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  75. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection rats notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection When the bamboos die, the rats come. King of the Rats. huge rat leads party. One said to have been shot by Kukis; every 50 years. If there are good crops 2 or 3 years running, the ..
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  76. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next bewitching tigers Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 bewitching tigers notes Namkia Zemi 1940-07-20:1940-07-20 Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection A man who has lost many cattle or mithan by a tiger will do magic ..
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  77. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection bad dreams notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Dreams To avert the consequences of a really bad dream, a man will go at once on rising, bath thoroughly and cut his hair, throwing the cuttings away. Next R86223 R86223 ..
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  78. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next hair-cutting Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 hair-cutting notes Namkia Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection After an illness or indisposition a man will cut off a few hairs and throw them away "To cut off ..
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  79. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection meaning of dreams notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Dreams A tooth falling out means death or illness to near relative. To see a snake means the dreamer may receive a wound or hurt. To lose the way and not find it, or to..
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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 warrior's dress notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Warrior's Equipment A man going on the warpath fastens one cloth round him like a coat, and two, roughly folded, round his waist and abdomen, as protection against blows...
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  81. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Jadonang private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next extracts on the arrest of Jadonang Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi Kabui 27 extracts on the arrest of Jadonang letters notes Jadonang Zemi Kabui 1931-02-28:1931-02-28 Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection ..
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  82. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Gaidileu Gaipuiga of Kambiron Khengui of Kambiron Macdonald Jillakpon Jaddonang private collection Pulomi (Kenoma) Kambiron 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 letters notes Next extracts on the arrest of Gaidileu Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 extracts on the arrest of Gaidileu letters notes Gaidileu ..
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  83. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia Gumtuing of Nenglo private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next 'The Lovers' - myth Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 'The Lovers' - myth notes suicide Namkia Gumtuing of Nenglo Zemi 1940-05-30:1940-05-31 Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Many, many, many..
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  84. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next bees as messengers of love Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 bees as messengers of love notes Namkia Zemi 1940-03-16:1940-03-16 Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection In the old days it was said among the Zemis that..
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  85. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection rainbow round the sun notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection A big rainbow ring round the sun, such as is sometimes seen, is said to be "Heaven holding court" ("bichar") i.e., a court of discussion or justice. Next R86231 ..
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  86. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection stars; celts notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Shooting Stars Shooting stars are said to be stars "looking for a wife", "going to get married" or merely changing their places because they don't like them. Kacharis say ..
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  87. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 'The Bird which would not Work' - myth notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Once upon a time everyone went to dig out the beds of the streams,- everybody, Nagas and spirits too - all but one bird, which would not help; so ..
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  88. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection celts and lightning notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection CELTS. (See Hutton, ANGAMIS, 403 et seq.) Celts are found in the fields and jungle. They are the "bullets" of the lightning. Meteorites are believed to be stars ..
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  89. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next 'The Owl and the Barking Deer' - myth Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 'The Owl and the Barking Deer' - myth notes Namkia Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection When the chief God of all was creating all the ..
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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 were-tigers notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Were-tigers are known by their pug-marks, which have five toes instead of only four. The old men say there is a spring far away to the east, and whoever drinks it turns into ..
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  91. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection earthquakes notes herapeo Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Earthquakes are caused by a herapeo trying to turn the earth over with a crowbar. The scavenger beetle goes and tells him there are no men left, so he starts to turn ..
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  92. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next 'Nkiqui' - myth Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 'Nkiqui' - myth notes Namkia Zemi 1940-07-16:1940-07-16 Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Once upon a time there was a girl, an orphan, who got herself into ..
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  93. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection 'The Daughters-in-Law' - myth notes Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Once there was an old man who had eight sons, and he got wives for all of them. Now the old man had a fine necklace, very valuable and very heavy, and all ..
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  94. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next 'How Men learned to Fight' - myth Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 'How Men learned to Fight' - myth notes head-taking Namkia Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Once upon a time a girl went to fetch water,..
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  95. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Ramgakpa Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next 'How Men got Rice' - myth Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 'How Men got Rice' - myth notes Ramgakpa Namkia Zemi 1940-07-01:1940-07-31 Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Hutton, 'Angami Nagas' p.269 ..
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  96. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Mahadeo Mt. Japvo Mt. 'The Birth of the Spirits' - creation myth notes Katsingpeo Tsiuperai Zemi Mahadeo Mt. Japvo Mt. Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Once there was a herapeo who lived alone, and he dreamed that if he cut off ..
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  97. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next digging sticks Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 digging sticks notes Namkia Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection TRADITIONS Many years ago, many, many years, the Nagas only had a few daos, which belonged to ..
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  98. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next dancing daos Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 dancing daos notes Namkia Zemi Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Dancing daos were once common, but are now obsolete, though old men want them for their grave-..
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  99. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection Semkhor 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next salt Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi 27 salt notes Namkia Zemi Semkhor Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection Once, too, the Nagas got no bazaar salt, but got the brine from Semkhor well, and either they or ..
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  100. miscellaneous papers, notebooks and letters on Nagas by Ursula Graham Bower, 1937-1947
    Namkia private collection 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 notes Next Angami raiding Graham Bower Ursula Previous Zemi Angami 27 Angami raiding notes Namkia Zemi Angami Graham Bower Ursula 1937-01-01:1946-12-31 private collection In the old days the Angamis used to raid as far as Impoi. On one occasion the ..
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