The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript 'Journey to Nagaland', by Mildred Archer. An account of six months spent in the Naga Hills in 1947

caption: visit to Chungtia
caption: walk to Mokokchung
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Ao
location: Chungtia
date: 12.7.1947
person: Archer/ Mildred
date: 9.7.1947-4.12.1947
text: In the afternoon after the day's march is finished we go and visit a village. Today we went to Chungtia. As we approached along a shady footpath through feathery bamboo clumps, we were joined by a long line of men and women returning from their (6) rice fields in the damp valleys.