The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript notes made by W.G. Archer between 1946 & 1948, and miscellaneous papers and letters

caption: Yimchungr Nagas morungs and log-drums
medium: notes
person: Hutton
ethnicgroup: Yimchungr
location: Sangpurr Cheshorr Yimtsong-Awenrr (Yimchungr Anrr) Huchirr
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 16:3
text: A similar waning interest is reflected in the state of the log-drums and morungs. Even in Dr. Hutton's time certain villages such as Sangpurr (?) had replaced the large drum-houses with little empty morungs, but nowadays villages such as Cheshorr, Yimchungr Anrr and Huchirr possess neither.