The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript - J.P. Mills, tour diary, January 1928

caption: start of tour; meeting with Engineer; arrangements for coolies
medium: notestours
person: Salberg/ MrCalvert/ W.H.
ethnicgroup: Lhota
location: Haflong Mokokchung
date: 17.1.1928
person: Mills/ J.P.
date: 1.1928
refnum: (from): J.P.Mills and others, "Tour Diaries and Administrative Notes from the North Cachar Hills, Assam. 1928-1940. Unpublished Government Papers" at SOAS Library, London. Pam. Assam B 314349.
text: 17th Jan. 1928. To Haflong. Left 6-30 by train. Arrived 1 pm Mr. Salberg, the new District Engineer was on the train and we were able to settle most outstanding questions.
text: Knowing the difficulties of touring in the North Cachar Hills I had arranged for volunteer Lhota coolies from Mokokchung Subdivision. They met me with Mr. Calvert. I went to office for a short time in the afternoon.