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 Kotsenyu
caption: trip to Kohima
caption: Tseminyu inspection bungalow
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Rengma
location: Kotsenyu Tseminyu
person: Archer/ Mildred
date: 9.7.1947-4.12.1947
text: This evening there are clouds clinging round the bungalow and the hill-top is like a floating island. To the west the mist is torn and through a ragged hole we can glimpse a blue mysterious hill, thin and fragile below an apricot and silvery sky. It is the image of a watercolour by Towne.