The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary one

caption: labelling collection
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 24.8.1936
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: (218) Wakching 24/8/1936. Most of today I spent labelling ethnographic objects. My collection exceeds one hundred objects apart from the stone tools of which alone I already have more than one hundred. I also already spent a considerable amount on them.