The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 8.8.19369.8.1936
text: Wakching 9/8/1936. The flood of salesmen has increased and I now start to barter for every anna. Much time is spent inspecting and talking about the objects but it is not a wasted activity. I also use this Sunday to put many things in order.
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