The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary four

caption: difficulties of fieldwork
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Oting
date: 2.3.1937
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 12.2.1937-31.3.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (118) Oting 2/3/1937
text: A dull morning and a mostly overcast day. Just as on the preceding days it only clears up towards evening. In addition Chingai has a slight cold which makes my work more difficult as he is not in as good a mood as usual.