The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black & white photographs taken by Ursula Graham Bower between 1937 and 1946

caption: Fishing: using boulders to make a dam
medium: photographs
form: 35mm negatives
person: Graham Bower/ Ursula
date: 1941-1942
note: information based on catalogue compiled by photographer unless in square brackets
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: BT NO 1713:1)-6)
Caption:Boulders are heaved and levered into place to make a dam to lower the water in a pool; this is only possible during the dry weather