The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

published - Chapter II, 'Detailed Report on the Naga Hills Expedition of 1879-80', Capt. P.J. Maitland

caption: establishment of Naga Hills District
medium: reports
person: Gregory/ Lt.Butler/ Capt.
ethnicgroup: Angami
person: Maitland/ Capt. P.J.
date: 1880
person: India Office Library, London
refnum: IOR L/MIL/17/18/24
text: The Naga Hills District thus established proved a great success. The Angamis seeing that the British Government had turned over a new leaf, refrained from meddling with those under its protection, and Lieutenant Gregory, and his successor, Captain Butler, both excellent officers, obtained something approaching to real influence over them.