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  1. Compensation orchestrated by Arika and 'Elota.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. 'Elota , right, as mediator and Tome Arika, with knapsack, ponder how to settle an angry confrontation over a seduction.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Meetings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. 'Elota hangs up a contribution to a compensation.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Fences--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. 'Elota hangs up valuables for the opening payment of his son's marriage.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. 'Elota talks, with a shell valuable for the wa'i brideprice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. 'Elota, right, as mediator: Here he and strong and able Tome Arika, with knapsack, ponder how to settle an angry confrontation over a seduction.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Meetings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  7. Folofo'u arranges his shell valuable for presentation.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Galomae hangs up his contribution.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Fences--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Galomae hangs up his contribution.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Boys--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. Hanging up brideprice by the side of a wall.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Hanging up brideprice by the side of a wall.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. Kwaito bata, shell valuables.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Man hanging shell money on the corner of a house.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Man hanging shell money on the corner of a house.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  15. Man hanging up compensation contribution.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Man hanging up compensation contribution.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Man hanging up compensation contribution.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Man looking at the payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Fences--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Man looking at the payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Fences--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Man presenting a shell valuable at feast. Woman with her valuable in front of him.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  21. People in house at wedding payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  22. Putting down a pig at a wedding payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  23. Tome Arika in front of men's house at a compensation payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Meetings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  24. Tome Arika in front of men's house at a compensation payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Meetings--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  25. A return marriage: Larikeni's daughter hands up valuables for her brother's 1974 marriage to 'Elota's daughter Funaa.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  26. Another man adds a payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  27. Another man adds a payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  28. Another man adds a payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  29. 'Augeni, Funaa--the bride.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  30. 'Augeni, Funaa--the bride.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Portraits--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  31. Discussion of brideprice payment, in wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  32. Discussion of brideprice payment, in wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  33. Dooka and his sister, siblings of the groom Biri Foowa'i.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  34. Dooka and his sister, siblings of the groom Biri Foowa'i.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  35. Dooka, left, and Taaboo, right, at wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  36. Funaa, 'Augeni.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  37. Funaa, 'Augeni.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  38. Gwaalau, also Gwalau, ties up contribution to brideprice, in wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  39. Gwalau and Dooka look on as Laeniamae ties up contribution to brideprice.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  40. Larikeni and Gwalau, father and mother of the groom, inspect the marriage payment they are offering.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  41. Man ties up contribution for a wa'i opening marriage payment.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  42. Man ties up contribution to brideprice while Taaboo looks on.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  43. Tension mounts as Larikeni, the father of the groom, inspects the amount they are offering.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  44. Wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Portraits--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  45. Wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  46. Wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  47. Wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  48. Wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Boys--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image