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  1. Item

    'Ubuni on left and Sale 'Oirukua on right, both of Kwailala'e, wash a pig, possibly one they have drowned.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: pigs; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Cookery; Men
    • Format: image
  2. Item

    Bataafuna (and Bataafuna Sika'u) putting layered leaves on roof of new house and binding it down with bamboo.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Building; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men; Buildings; Dwellings
    • Format: image
  3. Item

    Maenaa'andi

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1989
    • Topic: Portraits; Dwellings; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men
    • Format: image
  4. Item

    Compensation demands. Stylized confrontational fighting stance.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: String bags; Men; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings
    • Format: image
  5. Item

    Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men; Platforms; Mortuary feasts; Building; Divination
    • Format: image
  6. Item

    Folofo'u bespells plants for langwalee'ai magic, associated with the return of a mother and newborn infant from the childbrith and menstrual hut areas.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1979
    • Topic: Landscape; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Gardening; Magic; Men; Birth customs
    • Format: image
  7. Item

    Boofanalamo, Batalamo's brother, talking to Ru'uboo on his right.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Cookery; Women; Eating & drinking; Men
    • Format: image
  8. Item

    Portrait of a woman.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women; Portraits
    • Format: image
  9. Item

    Taaboo tending fire to cook the sacrificial pig.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Sacrifice; Men; pigs; Ancestor worship; Cookery; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  10. Item

    Sango dancing by 'Ai'eda people.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between December 1963 and January 1964
    • Topic: Men; Dance; Children; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  11. Item

    Settlement with two clearings separated by scrub meant to protect the upper men's area from pollution from the lower women's area.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Villages; Dwellings
    • Format: image
  12. Item

    Keesing's children in their house

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Boys; Dwellings; Children
    • Format: image
  13. Item

    Woman with kome rings on necklace

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women; Jewelry; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Portraits; Smoking
    • Format: image
  14. Item

    Alefo playing panpipes.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 1970
    • Topic: Music; Children; Musical instruments; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men
    • Format: image
  15. Item

    Pigs for ritual purposes are killed by suffocation. Note the sacred vine around the pig's snout.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1974
    • Topic: Shrines; Men; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); pigs; Sacrifice; Smoking; Ancestor worship
    • Format: image
  16. Item

    Airplanes of balsa-like wood made by young boys for fun.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1989?
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  17. Item

    National Library of Australia, Canberra.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: probably 1978
    • Topic: Buildings
    • Format: image
  18. Item

    Hamlet in the sun.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Dwellings; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Landscape; Villages
    • Format: image
  19. Item

    Closeup of Arika's niu'igani offering of taro and coconuts to the ancestors, to ensure good weather for his feast.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Coconuts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Taro; Landscape; Ancestor worship; Divination
    • Format: image
  20. Item

    Sango dancers at Ngarinaasuru.

    • Part of: Roger M. Keesing Collection
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Probably 1977
    • Topic: Music; Clothing and dress; Men; Dance; Musical instruments; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image