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: letters from Mills to Archer
caption: Archer's tour in Konyak area
medium: lettersnotes
person: Mills/ J.P.Archer/ W.G.
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching Tirap F.T. Dikhu R.
date: 24.3.1947
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 10:4
text: Shillong
text: 24/3/47
text: ....Adam's tell us you have been on tour in the Wakching area. The weather will rather have spoilt things, but I'm eager to hear what you think of their art.
text: I can quite understand that the Wakching area does not want to go to Tirap, but it will be best for them in the end, I think. The Dikhu is a good natural boundary, and the Konyaks ought to be under the same administration. (J.P. Mills)