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: Malaria attack
medium: diaries
date: 23.1.1923
person: Balfour/ Henry
date: 1922-1923
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
text: Tuesday, 23.
text: Fine and calm. I went down with my weekly attack of fever during the morning. Violent shivering & a high temperature. Aching all over. I lay on my bunk for the rest of the day & turned in before dinner, only semiconscious & feeling thoroughly bad. (Run, 194 Km.)