The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript tour diary of W.G. Archer, S.D.O. Mokokchung 1947

caption: visit to Jotsoma
caption: lack of house horns or carvings, apart from school
medium: tours
person: PawseyBose/ Subas ChandraSingh/ Gobind
location: Jotsoma
date: 8.1.1947
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 31.12.1946-14.2.1947
text: Unlike Kigwema where almost all roof tops are adorned with horns and many frontal planks are carved, Jotsoma is strangely ascetic. There are no horns or carvings on any dwellings
text: From the school I went down the spur and visited the Kroma and Thekronoma clans.