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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Mao dancing.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Villages--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Man tying cordyline on stake where men will sing to accompany mao dancing.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  6. Man performing aringa divination as children look on.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Portraits--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. 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; Mortuary feasts; Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Building--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Platforms--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Binding on crossed sticks with la'e aromatic plant on it, used in rituals to get Mamu to magically gain wealth.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1974
    • Topic: Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Gardening--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Two photos of priest spitting on (ribasia) women in ribanganigeni ritual.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. Ri'imalefo divination, continued.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Aru'abu, priest of 'Olo'Oloa bespells sango

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Divination--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Platforms--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  12. 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
  13. Semu Siori working on katee'au

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands; Gardening--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. 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: Mortuary feasts; Building--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Platforms--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  15. Folofo'u doing divination with cordyline leaves.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1978 or 1979
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Conversations with ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: May 1964
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  17. Ma'aanamae of 'Ai'eda posing with a taba dancestick from sango dancing.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Conversations with ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: May 1964
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. 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; Platforms--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Building--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Bataafuna of Ga'enaafou consecrates a feasting platform with bespelled cordyline, ensuring that malevolent spirits will be magically kept away from the feast.

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