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Roger M. Keesing Photographs

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  • 1963-1989
Description

Photographs created by American anthropologist Roger M. Keesing, in the context of field research with the Kwaio people of Malaita, Solomon Islands. The photographs document village life, rituals such as bride price exchanges, material culture, dance, and other cultural topics. The images were digitized from original photographs held by the UC San Diego Library.

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3868 digital objects.

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From the Roger M. Keesing Papers, MSS 427. http://libraries.ucsd.edu/speccoll/testing/html/mss0427a.html