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: head-taking in the tribal area
caption: two Kalyu-Kengyu villages attack a third
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Kalyu-Kengyu
date: 30.7.19473.1947
person: Archer/ Mildred
date: 9.7.1947-4.12.1947
text: All this year head-taking raids have been gradually increasing. In March two Kalyu-Kengyu villages in the 'tribal area' attacked a third and took twenty heads.