The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

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

caption: Chama - Raluma land disputes; a shield mad of corrugated iron
medium: tours
location: Lakema Chama Rawuma (Raluma) Ridima
date: 10.5.1929-11.5.1929
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 6.5.1929-27.5.1929
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: Hutton Ms. Box 2
text: 10 May.
text: To Lakema, after dealing with a more or less perennial land dispute between Chama and Raluma. On the way I visited Ridima and reassessed it. In the afternoon renewed gun licenses, heard complaints etc.
text: 11 May.
text: Halted Lakema. Went up to the village, where I gave a few remissions. In the afternoon a dak came in. Fewer cases here than usual. I saw a shield here made of corrugated iron and used for the shikar of dangerous animals.