Archival records from Locating and surveying early religious and related records in Mizoram, India (EAP454)

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  • Pi Lalengliani collection of Chaltlang chief R. D. Leta's materials ...

    Collection Ref: EAP454/2
    Held at Pi Lalengliani's home in Chaltlang, these materials are mainly those of her great-grandfather, R. D. Leta, Chief of Chaltlang, and cluster around themes of judgement, education, government, religion, and everyday life in Aizawl, from 1906 to 1929. ...
  • Pi Thanbuangi's collection of Dr. Zokhuma's materials [1914-1977]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/3
    The custodian, Pi Thanbuangi, said that much more material is available; however, she is planning to publish these materials and did not wish to share them with us, considering they would then be made freely and publicly available. She mentioned that her r ...
  • Pi Lalzami's collection, consisting of a single manuscript [undated]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/4
    The collection consists of one, bound manuscript called Pathian Robawm, which was an important early publication in Christian literature in South Lushai Hills.Collection consists of one, rare, bound manuscript.Additional online resources from the Lushai Hi ...
  • C. Vanlallawma's collection of one photograph from Chhingchhip [1918]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/5
    Pu. C. Vanlallawma''s single photo depicts the Chhingchhip Kohhran (the church of the village Chhingchhip) in 1918. One photographAdditional online resources from the Lushai Hillas are available at the British Museum:Objects from the Lushai Hills http://ww ...
  • Reverend C. L. Hminga's Collection of Ecclesiastical Records and Early...

    Collection Ref: EAP454/6
    This collection is centred on South Lushai Hills and Serkawn--regions typically underrepresented in Mizoram's historiography. Particularly strong on ecclesiastical themes, the collection contains rare photographs of the earliest Lushai evangelists, pastors ...
  • Serkawn Dispensary Collection of Medical Records [1923-1950]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/7
    The only two extant record books from the historical Serkawn Dispensary of the Baptist Missionary Society. Records begin from the 1920s, and allow a glimpse into the geographic reach of the Dispensary's activities, the common ailments suffered by locales, ...
  • C. S. Zawna's Collection of Ecclesiastical and Personal Records [1929-1953]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/8
    C. S. Zawna's collection is a wide-ranging one, and the largest personal collection that EAP454 encountered in southern Mizoram. C. S. Zawna was principal at 'sikul pui' (what is now known as Government Serkawn Middle School). He was highly involved in the ...
  • Lunglei Office of the District Commissioner's collection of manuscripts ...

    Collection Ref: EAP454/9
    This collection consists of administrative books produced by the British Raj through and for governing the northeast extremities of India. Tragically, the DC Office in Lunglei has disposed of its earliest records. The rare books that EAP454 digitized there ...
  • Sakawlh-Lal Manna Vanthar Bu. "How to Destroy the Beast" Collection...

    Collection Ref: EAP454/10
    This collection is formed of 27 hand-written exercise books of the brands 'Elephant Exercise Book' and 'The Sirdar Exercise Book'. Each exercise book contains 64 pages of hand writing. No date is given, though we can infer these books were written circa 19 ...
  • L. Sawithanga's collection of old photographs [1928-1980]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/11
    A small collection of historical photographs, many of which Upa Sawithanga was unable to identify the content of.A small collection of 11 black-and-white photographs.Additional online resources from the Lushai Hillas are available at the British Museum:Obj ...
  • M. Suaka Records and Photographs [1907-1950]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/12
    The custodian had plastic wrapped the poster board on which the photos are pasted. The wrap covered the photos, but this was removed for us to take pictures. The poster boards (which are actually the cardboard box packaging of a television set) each measur ...
  • Prof. Laltluangliana's collection of manuscripts, diaries, and...

    Collection Ref: EAP454/13
    This very large collection concerns chiefly the life and times of Pu Liangkhaia, the famous Mizo poet, author, community leader, pastor, and activist. This material has been well-kept and promoted by Prof. Laltluangliana Khiangte, who maintains his own pub ...
  • Pi Violi and Pu Mark's collection of Saikao/Serkawr materials [1908-1950]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/14
    This collection is held at the original residence of R. A. Lorrain, founder of the Lakher Pioneer Mission to the Mara or Lakher tribe of eastern Lushai Hills (what is today Maraland in Mizoram). The collection is unique in providing a glimpse into the reli ...
  • Serkawn Government School collection of student results [1904-1952]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/15
    This collection contains the examination results of some of the earliest school students in Lushai Hills.One book and one loose set of sheets concerning student recordsAdditional online resources from the Lushai Hillas are available at the British Museum:O ...
  • Thanzingi collection of one photograph of Challiana [undated]

    Collection Ref: EAP454/16
    This collection consists of a single photograph, featuring the famous Mizo named Challiana on his visit to the UK.One photographAdditional online resources from the Lushai Hillas are available at the British Museum:Objects from the Lushai Hills http://www. ...