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

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Swine--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  2. Bataafuna (and Bataafuna Sika'u) putting layered leaves on roof of new house and binding it down with bamboo.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Building--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Buildings--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. Compensation demands. Stylized confrontational fighting stance.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  4. Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Divination--Solomon Islands; Building--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Platforms--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Magic--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. 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.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1979
    • Topic: Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Gardening--Solomon Islands; Landscape--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. Boofanalamo, Batalamo's brother, talking to Ru'uboo on his right.

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

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Portraits--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  8. Taaboo tending fire to cook the sacrificial pig.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  9. Settlement with two clearings separated by scrub meant to protect the upper men's area from pollution from the lower women's area.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Villages--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  10. Keesing's children in their house

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Woman with kome rings on necklace

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Portraits--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. Alefo playing panpipes.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 1970
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands; Music--Solomon Islands; Musical instruments--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Pigs for ritual purposes are killed by suffocation. Note the sacred vine around the pig's snout.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1974
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Shrines--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Sacrifice--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. 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
  15. Hamlet in the sun.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Landscape--Solomon Islands; Villages--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Closeup of Arika's niu'igani offering of taro and coconuts to the ancestors, to ensure good weather for his feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Landscape--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Sango dancers at Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Probably 1977
    • Topic: Music--Solomon Islands; Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Musical instruments--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Folofo'u bespells the plant material for langwalee'ai magic.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Landscape--Solomon Islands; Gardening--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Fire for heating stones at mortuary feast given by Tome Arika for the death of his sister.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Preparing for ribanga ritual.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image