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: developments in Kohima
caption: increase in head-taking
medium: diaries
person: Pawsey/ CharlesArcher/ W.G.
location: Kohima
date: 23.8.1947
person: Archer/ Mildred
date: 9.7.1947-4.12.1947
text: This evening Pawsey and Bill have been discussing the rapid increase in head-taking and the need for bringing the 'control' area under ordinary Government. Pawsey thinks that only a discussion with the Governor can clarify the matter so Bill is leaving for Shillong tomorrow.