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  1. Anne Scheffler sitting beside a grave carving

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: between 1967-1969
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Rendova Islanders (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  2. Feast, celebrating coming of Holy Spirit

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: August 10, 1967
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Villages--Solomon Islands; Rendova Islanders (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. Grave carving

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: February 1968
    • Topic: Rendova Islanders (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Men drawing on rock carvings

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: between 1967-1969
    • Topic: Rendova Islanders (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Stone carved petroglyph

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: February 1968
    • Topic: Rendova Islanders (Solomon Islands people); Sculpture--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  11. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Alefo bespelling material in curled leaf, which probably contains pulverized barks or other materials used for curing.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Medical care--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Alefo bespells a bundle of cordyline to ward off malevolent spirits from a feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  15. Alefo of 'Ai'eda bespelling cordyline leaves for the gwelagwela platform magic for the mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Alefo of 'Ai'eda bespelling cordyline leaves for the gwelagwela platform magic for the mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  17. Arika explains to his ancestors that this offering of taro and coconuts is to ensure clear weather for his feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Aru'abu, priest of 'Olo'Oloa

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Platforms--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. 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
  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: Platforms--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image