The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary three

caption: journey to Chentang
medium: diaries
location: Chentang
date: 7.12.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 28.11.1936-11.2.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (39) Camp Chentang 7/12/1936
text: The night was less cold than we had expected at such a height and exposed position of our camp. Soon after seven we started off and in not more than three hours we reached our camp at Chentang where we had left behind most of the coolies with several sepoys.