The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: good camp at Chongtore
medium: diaries
location: Chongtore
date: 15.11.1936
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: Our camp is quite good and the Chongtore people have set up a very nice house on a platform as a dining hall. Through its walls there is a dreadful draught. Anyway it is very cold and I can only keep somewhat warm by wearing a pullover and my tweed coat.