The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript - J.H. Hutton's tour diary in the Naga Hills

caption: Details of exemptions from taxation at Puchama
medium: tours
person: Melhukse/ of PuchamaTolhule/ of PuchamaKetsonye/ of PuchamaNipuvile/ of PuchamaZeheli/ of PuchamaRakwell/ of PuchamaNuputsuli/ of PuchamaKrulhule/ of PuchamaZasilhule/ of PuchamaRedelhule/ of PuchamaTsosele/ of PuchamaVisale/ of PuchamaSapzuzu/ of PuchamaNilhuli/ of Puchama
location: Kohima Phesama Pfuchama (Puchama)
date: 29.7.1925
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 23.7.1925-29.7.1925
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: Hutton Ms. Box 2
text: 29th
text: To Kohima via Phesama, where I left the cart road, and Puchama, counting these two villages. Puchama
text: Assessed 43 Exempted 14; total 57; exemptions:- Melhukse G.B. Tolhule-Zhevo Ketsonye-Burier Nipuvile O.W. [old woman] Zeheli O.W. Rakwell G.B. Nuputsuli - F.R. [first reaper] Krulhule cripple Zasilhule O.W. Redelhule O.W. Tsosele Visale Kemovo Sapzuzu cretin Nilhuli O.W.
text: There are too many gaonburas here and a note should be made in the book that when the next one dies or retires a substitute is not needed, probably two are not, but as a new khel is being started, two may be needed in time.
text: Got back to Kohima through cantonments.