The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: visit to hospital , buying a cow
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 9.7.1936
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
text: (83) Wakching 9/7/1936 The first night here I slept beautifully. The morning was rather foggy and rainy. Before noon we visited the hospital. The moslem doctor is quite pleasant. We talked about my buying two cows so that I would always have fresh milk.