The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - 'Diary of a Tour in the Naga Hills, 1922-1923' by Henry Balfour

caption: Visit to the Colonial Exhibition at Marseilles
medium: diaries
date: 16.8.1922-17.8.1922
person: Balfour/ Henry
date: 1922-1923
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
text: Wed., Aug. 16th
text: Fine & warm, but with cool breeze. Hardly any life to be seen. Off Cape San Antonio (?) [sic] c. 11 a.m.
text: Thurs. 17th
text: Arrived at Marseilles at 10 a.m. & went into No. 5 Dock. Stayed on board for lunch. Went with P.S. Quarry (of the Indian Police) and his niece, Miss M.A. Stewart, to the Colonial Exhibition, parts of which were interesting & well arranged. Returned on board for dinner.