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  1. A childbirth attendant sprinkles wood shavings to purify her first entry to the father's house.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Infants--Solomon Islands; Traditional medicine--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  2. A kwai'okoa'i birth helper climbs with the new infant to the Uka'oi clearing for the first time.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Infants--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Traditional medicine--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. A kwai'okoa'i birth helper climbs with the new infant to the Uka'oi clearing for the first time.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Traditional medicine--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Infants--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. A kwai'okoa'i birth helper climbs with the new infant to the Uka'oi clearing for the first time.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Traditional medicine--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Infants--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. A kwai'okoa'i birth helper climbs with the new infant to the Uka'oi clearing for the first time.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Infants--Solomon Islands; Traditional medicine--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. A kwai'okoa'i birth helper climbs with the new infant to the Uka'oi clearing for the first time.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Traditional medicine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Infants--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. A kwai'okoa'i birth helper climbs with the new infant to the Uka'oi clearing for the first time.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Infants--Solomon Islands; Traditional medicine--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. A return marriage: Larikeni's daughter hands up valuables for her brother's 1974 marriage to 'Elota's daughter Funaa.

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    • 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
  9. A woman and two children.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. Abia, Wa'ifurina's wife, talks with another woman

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Abia, Wa'ifurina's wife, talks with another woman

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  12. Around the food for the mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; String bags--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  13. Aru'a on left, and Folofo'u at Uka'oi.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Aru'a on left, and Folofo'u at Uka'oi.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Tattooing--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. Aru'a on left, and Folofo'u at Uka'oi.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Aru'a on left, and Folofo'u at Uka'oi.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Tattooing--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Aru'a on left, and Folofo'u at Uka'oi.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Tattooing--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Aru'a on left, and Folofo'u at Uka'oi. Aru'a is daughter of Folofo'u's brother. She is married to Dooka, son of Larikeni.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. '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
  20. 'Augeni, Funaa--the bride.

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    • 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
  21. 'Augeni, Funaa--the bride.

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    • 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
  22. Batalamo and family. Eldest son Fe'oka at left

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1977
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Portraits--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  23. Bono does ribanganigene.

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    • 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
  24. Bono does ribanganigene.

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    • 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
  25. Boori'au taking back from woman; seated is Folofo'u's wife, and Folofo'u standing behind.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  26. Boori'au, 'Ubuni's mother, carrying child, Kwailala'e.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: probably 1978
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Portraits--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  27. Boori'au, 'Ubuni's mother, carrying child, Kwailala'e.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: probably 1978
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  28. Boori'au, 'Ubuni's mother, carrying child, Kwailala'e.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: probably 1978
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Portraits--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  29. Boori'au, woman, and little girl Saafa.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  30. Counting the money from the mortuary feast for Tome Arika's sister's death.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Children--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  31. Counting the money from the mortuary feast for Tome Arika's sister's death.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  32. Counting the money from the mortuary feast for Tome Arika's sister's death.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Jewelry--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  33. Cutting up pork.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Pork--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Cookery--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  34. Cutting up pork..

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Children--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  35. Dooka and his sister, siblings of the groom Biri Foowa'i.

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    • 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
  36. Dooka and his sister, siblings of the groom Biri Foowa'i.

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    • 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
  37. Eldest daughter Aru'a hands up another big valuable.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  38. Fa'ani, Funaa's sister.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  39. Fa'ani, Funaa's sister.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Portraits--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  40. Fe'oka with bow.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Weapons--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  41. Folofo'u and Taaboo with stones for stone oven.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  42. Folofo'u doing divination with cordyline leaves.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1978 or 1979
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  43. Folofo'u doing divination with cordyline leaves.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1978 or 1979
    • Topic: Divination--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  44. Folofo'u doing divination with cordyline leaves.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1978 or 1979
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  45. Folofo'u doing divination with cordyline leaves.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1978 or 1979
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  46. Folofo'u holds knotted divining leaves as he and his wife Boori'au ponder possible causes of a grandchild's illness.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  47. Folofo'u in front of his house at Uka'oi.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Schreiner, Shelley
    • Date: 1978 or 1979
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  48. Folofo'u in front of his house at Uka'oi.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Schreiner, Shelley
    • Date: 1978 or 1979
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  49. Folofo'u performing divination with cordyline leaves.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  50. Folofo'u performing divination with cordyline leaves.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between July and August 1979
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image