The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: continued malaria
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 2.11.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 2.6.1936-11.7.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: Wakching 2/11/1936.
text: Had a temperature of 37.5o celsius in the morning but got up for a while. Castle and Ashfield soon started on their way home. After the meal of which I hardly ate anything I went to bed. In the evening I had a fever of 40o but apart from a slight stomach pain I felt relatively all right.