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  1. 'Elota giving directions at mortuary feast, at far left is Riuboo.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. 'Elota in entrance to his men's house.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: Buildings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. 'Elota, with string of kofu shell money behind ears, probably the first received for the feast, which will go in his ruu ritual bundle.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Man standing with bushknife and functional kafa comb in hair.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Gardening--Solomon Islands; Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Moruka, the oldest living daughter of 'Elota, with a heavy sack of garden vegetables on a carying strap (1969).

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. People standing around at the feast; Kwailoboo, 'Elota's younger brother, is at right with machete.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. In the shrine, for a sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Shrines--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Maefanaomea with young son.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Infants--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Taking care of the pork.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. Women at coast, probably waiting for market with sea people.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Markets--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Basuka omea preparations for mortuary feast.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: November 1964
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; String bags--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. Basuka omea preparations for mortuary feast.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: November 1964
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Basuka omea preparations for mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: November 1964
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. People gathered to discuss wa'i marriage payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: April 1964
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. People gathered to discuss wa'i marriage payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: April 1964
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. People looking into the meeting house at Ngarianaasuru.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: April 1964
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Portrait of man.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: November 1964
    • Topic: Portraits--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Weaving--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Building--Solomon Islands; Baskets--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Baskets--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Weaving--Solomon Islands; Building--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. A man measuring a lousu'u of newly-made kofu, standard shell money denomination.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image