The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: mixed crops ; elephant tracks
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 13.7.1936
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: Further down we passed through wide fields where millet, rice, maize and taro had been planted. Often two or three kinds of grain are mixed together. I photographed a woman and children in front of a field hut (film 17 nos. 18-19)