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  1. Dancers holding sango cordyline leaves outstretched in dance step.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Sculpture--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. Crowd of people watching kwaio dancing.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Meltzoff, Sarah K.
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dance--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. Orchestra comes through the middle.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Music--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Musical instruments--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. The dance, while 'Elota exhorts.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Boys--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  5. Dancing, part of sango ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Musical instruments--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Music--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Sculpture--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. Girls of a kin group wearing pubic aprons as though they were married, ritually hold 'weewela'a sprouting coconut (out of view), symbolizing the kin group looking after its ancestral skulls as a mother looks after her child.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between December 1963 and January 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. Sango performance, Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Circa 1977
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dance--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Music--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Sango performance, Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Circa 1977
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dance--Solomon Islands; Carving--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Dancing, part of sango ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Boys--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  10. Women entering sango dance ground area for dauweewela part of ritual.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between December 1963 and January 1964
    • Topic: Divination--Solomon Islands; Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dance--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Galomae strikes down the sorcerer Na'oni'au.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Dance--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts; Boys--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Sculpture--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. Girls of a kin group wearing pubic aprons as though they were married, ritually hold 'weewela'a sprouting coconut (out of view), symbolizing the kin group looking after its ancestral skulls as a mother looks after her child.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between December 1963 and January 1964
    • Topic: Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Sango performance, Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Circa 1977
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Carving--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  14. Si'owane, dancing with supportive staffs around the dancers in a sacred rites, in his capacity as Gounaile priest.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Sculpture--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dance--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. Sango performance, Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Circa 1977
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts; Dance--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Carving--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Sango performance, Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Circa 1977
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts; Dance--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Sango performance at Ngarinaasuru on coastal slope, undated, but probably 1977.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Music--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Musical instruments--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  18. Sango dancers between numbers, and the spectators.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dance--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Sango performance at Ngarinaasuru on coastal slope, undated, but probably 1977.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Music--Solomon Islands; Musical instruments--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Sango performance at Ngarinaasuru on coastal slope, undated, but probably 1977.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Sculpture--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image