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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. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 'Elota bending over pork at mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. A mortuary feast.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: April 1970
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • 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); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dance--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Handing out pork portions 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: Mortuary feasts; Fences--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Villages--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. 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
  10. Women of 'Ai'eda take part in a ritual to consecrate a new skull house.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  11. 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
  12. Division of pork at mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Pork--Solomon Islands; Mats--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. 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
  14. Pigs staked out.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. Handing out pork portions at mortuary feast given by Tome Arika for the death of his sister.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Fences--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. 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
  20. Untying shell money from poles.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  21. 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
  22. Sango performance, Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Circa 1977
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Music--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Musical instruments--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  23. Men standing under raised house at feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Buildings--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  24. Tagwa, 'Asi'alolo, Telegeni, ans two other women, from left to right.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  25. 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
  26. 'Elota with pork.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Pork--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  27. Telegeni of 'Ai'eda with pork at mortuary feast.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  28. Preparing food around the fire.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  29. People entering the mortuary feast with their shell money valuables on poles.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  30. 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
  31. A mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: April 1970
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Shrines--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  32. Men present shell valuables from the gwelagwela.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Platforms--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  33. Na'oni'au and Ruita.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Boys--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dance--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Sculpture--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  34. After the ritual, people waiting for ribanga and food.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Mats--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  35. Sango performance, Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Circa 1977
    • Topic: Dance--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Carving--Solomon Islands; Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  36. Giving shell money.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  37. 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: Dance--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  38. People outside a hamlet preparing to enter the clearing with shell money and pigs.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  39. Live pigs being brought as contributions to a mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  40. More pork division at mortuary feast given by Tome Arika for the death of his sister.

    • 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; Children--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Fences--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  41. 'Elota beside food preparation at mortuary feast.

    • 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); Mortuary feasts; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  42. Sango performance, Ngarinaasuru.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: Circa 1977
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Carving--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Dance--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  43. Men on platform presenting shell money at mortuary feast

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Platforms--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  44. People talking by open-sided house constructed for the feast.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Buildings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  45. Telegeni of 'Ai'eda with pork at mortuary feast.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: August 1979
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Pork--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  46. Woman, lighting her pipe with a burning ember. She wears a tale'ebebe, a string of girimalaile pendants.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  47. Pounding taro in preparation for ritual before mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  48. Handing out pork portions at mortuary feast given by Tome Arika for the death of his sister.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Villages--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  49. Tagwa, left standing; 'Asi'alolo, back to camera; Telegeni, sitting.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  50. 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; Children--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image