The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

letters from J.P. Mills to Henry Balfour

caption: Balfour's gift to Nagas who helped him of red cloths or waistcoats
medium: letters
person: Balfour/ HenryNgakuAhonNihuNikrihuChongsemoYimti
location: Mokokchung Kohima
date: 18.9.1924
person: Mills/ J.P.
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: Mills Ms.
text: Kohima
text: Sept. 18th 1924
text: My dear Balfour,
text: I have got the red cloth as you asked me - a cloth each for Ngaku and Ahon in Mokokchung, one each for Nihu and Nikrihu in Kohima, and a waist coat each for Chongsemo and Yimti, who helped to look after you....
text: Yours ever,
text: J.P. Mills