The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: writing letters
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 8.8.1936
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: I spent a greater part of the day writing letters: father, Koppers, Clarke, Claus, Mrs Barnardo, Gottlieb, Bakeman, Mills, Mishra, Grandmama. The Doctor will take them to Borjan tomorrow. Today my cow arrived plus a very sweet little calf. She cost Rs 25 plus Rs 3 for transport.