The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: talk to Tanquist and others
medium: diaries
person: ThevoniTanquistDixonSmith
ethnicgroup: Angami
location: Kohima
date: 1.7.1936-3.7.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 2.6.1936-11.7.1936
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
seealso: notebook 2,pp.33ff
text: (72) July 1st to 3rd
text: During these days it was hot even in Kohima and it rained frequently. Thevoni has returned and has given me some final details about the Thevo and the stone-placing ceremony. On July 2nd I visited the Mission and spoke for some time with the American missionary, Mr Tanquist. In the evening Dixon and Smith came for dinner.