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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. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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); Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  8. 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; Girls--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. Ribanganigeni ritual; priest spits on each, individual portions on the leaf.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Magic--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Folofo'u bespells the plant material for langwalee'ai magic.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1979
    • Topic: Landscape--Solomon Islands; Gardening--Solomon Islands; Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Preparing for ribanga ritual.

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

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. 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; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  17. 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
  18. Kwa'ilamo performing ribanga on a woman.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  19. A kwai'okoa'i birth helper climbs with the new infant to the Uka'oi clearing for the first time.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Traditional medicine--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Birth customs--Solomon Islands; Infants--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Man holding leaf in ritual, reciting spell.

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