The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

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

caption: Flood damage; village guns; earthquake tremor
medium: tours
location: Cheswezumi Runguzumi (Rangozumi) Chezumi (Chazubama-Nasami) Dayang valley
date: 2.8.1926
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 5.7.1926-4.8.1926
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: Hutton Ms. Box 2
text: 2/8/1926 To Cheswezumi. Rangozumi complained of damage by floods.
text: The Cheswezuma gaonburas complained that they were to be deprived of their contact for repairing the fence and outhouses of the I.B.
text: Chazubama-Nasami applied for a village gun. They are a biggish village with land in the Dayang valley and probably need one.
text: There was an earthquake here - a tremor rather - lasting 5" at 12.45 p.m., the floor shook and the doors and windows rattled.