The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: setting up camp
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Sangtam
location: Phire-Ahire
date: 14.11.1936
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: Several mounds and a fairly even space in between had been completely cleared and enough wood and bamboo was ready for building the huts for coolies and sepoys. While they built their shelter we ate our lunch and shortly afterwards Mills, Williams and I went back into the village.