Library Digital Collections

Search

Search Results

  1. Alefo in lead with other men with cordyline leaves in hand after ritual washing for taualea, feasting shelter, ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. 'Asugeni's wife brings her new baby back to the clearing.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Infants--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. Bono does ribanganigene.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Bono does ribanganigene.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Bono does ribanganigene.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Children--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. Bono does ribanganigene.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. Bui'a and his kin scream as they carry pigs to a feast.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Swine--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Building fire to cook pig and bake taro; note temporary leaf canopy over fire to keep of rain.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Building fire to cook pig and bake taro; note temporary leaf canopy over fire to keep off rain.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. Child by ribanga food portions.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Children--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Dangeabe'u and Maenaa'adi with cordyline and other plants for ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. Eating ritual pork in front of men's house: the man with his hand on the house is Boofanalamo.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Eating ritual pork in front of men's house.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Eating ritual pork in front of men's house.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Pork--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. Eating ritual pork in front of men's house.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Pork--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Folofo'u of Uka'oi, Kwailala'e.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Portraits--Solomon Islands; Fences--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Fuamae, an old priest from Tofu, performing ribanga rite on those partaking of the pork.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Fuamae, an old priest from Tofu, performing ribanga rite on those partaking of the pork.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  19. Fuamae, an old priest from Tofu, possessed by ancestor, in a dissociated state during sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Fuamae, an old priest from Tofu, possessed by ancestor, in a dissociated state during sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  21. Fuamae, an old priest from Tofu, possessed by ancestor, in a dissociated state during sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  22. Fuamae, an old priest from Tofu.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  23. Fuamae, an old priest, goes into a dissociated state during sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  24. Geleniu eating areca nut, probably part of ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  25. Geleniu eating areca nut, probably part of ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  26. Geleniu with cordyline and coconut for ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  27. Geleniu with cordyline and coconut for ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  28. Getting ready to butcher a pig for ribanga ritual.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  29. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Taro--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  30. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  31. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Taro--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  32. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Taro--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  33. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  34. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  35. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Taro--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  36. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Taro--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  37. Ibaa in foreground, Larikeni background husking the coconut.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  38. Ibaa, son of Larikeni, with stakes to ritually husk coconut.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Buildings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Swine--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  39. Ibaa, son of Larikeni, with stakes to ritually husk coconut.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Buildings--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Swine--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  40. Ibaa, son of Larikeni, with stakes to ritually husk coconut.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Swine--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  41. Kids lined up for ribanga ritual.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  42. Kids lined up for ribanga ritual.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  43. Laete'eboo and bamboo with shell money string on it, first of the mortuary feast; it will go in the ruu ritual bundle for mamu magic.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Children--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  44. Laete'eboo and bamboo with shell money string on it, first of the mortuary feast; it will go in the ruu ritual bundle for mamu magic.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  45. Laete'eboo the priest, holding object that is probably matala ancestral relic he is going to use in the ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Portraits--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  46. Laete'eboo, main priest of Kwailala'e, prepares for ribanga by bespelling leaf and chewing areca (betel) nut.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  47. Laete'eboo, main priest of Kwailala'e, prepares for ribanga by bespelling leaf and chewing areca (betel) nut.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  48. Laete'eboo, main priest of Kwailala'e, prepares for ribanga by bespelling leaf and chewing areca (betel) nut.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  49. Laete'eboo, main priest of Kwailala'e, prepares for ribanga by bespelling leaf and chewing areca (betel) nut.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  50. Laete'eboo, main priest of Kwailala'e, prepares for ribanga by bespelling leaf and chewing areca (betel) nut.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image