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  1. Mortuary ritual: mourners, some with clay smeared on bodies and faces as sign of mourning

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: 1962
    • Topic: Mourning customs--Papua New Guinea; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. 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
  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; 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
  4. 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
  5. Men eating gwasu taro and coconut pudding.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Boys--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. Smothering a pig in o'oba lean-to.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. Priest chews betel before performing a sacramental rite for women's descent group.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Betel nut--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Lakenoniwane for the death of Ga'enaafou priest Gooboo is carved.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Bono chews betel in preparation for ribanga ni geni, women's ribanga.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  10. Women gathered for ribanga watching priest Bono cut gwasu taro and coconut pudding.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  11. Ribanga desacralizaton spitting on congregation by priest Joe Bono.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. Ritual washing as preparation for ribanga in desacralization ritual connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga'enaafou priest.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Water supply--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  13. Cutting up pork.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Pork--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Ribanga desacralizaton spitting on congregation by priest Joe Bono.

    • 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; Smoking--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  15. Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Boys--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Smothering pig in shrine.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Shrines--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Senior Ga'enaafou woman undergoes ribanga at fa'asafina rite after death of the priest Gooboo.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Lakenoniwane for the death of Ga'enaafou priest Gooboo is carved.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Bono does ribanga ni geni, women's ribanga.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  21. Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  22. Unwrapping pudding to be eaten as part of desacralization connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga'enaafou priest.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  23. Men eating gwasu taro and coconut pudding.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  24. Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  25. Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  26. Lakenoniwane for the death of Ga'enaafou priest Gooboo is carved.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Cookery--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  27. Butchering pig, pork being spread out on leaves.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  28. Men eating gwasu taro and coconut pudding.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  29. Bono does ribanganigene.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Children--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  30. Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  31. Unwrapping pudding to be eaten as part of desacralization connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga'enaafou priest.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  32. Unwrapping pudding to be eaten as part of desacralization connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga'enaafou priest.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  33. Batalamo puts bata together to pay a debt. Men with shell money at Furii'au III

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between December 1963 and January 1964
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  34. Lakenoniwane for the death of Ga'enaafou priest Gooboo is carved.

    • 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); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  35. Bono does ribanganigene.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  36. Ritual washing as preparation for ribanga in desacralization ritual connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga'enaafou priest.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Boys--Solomon Islands; Water supply--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  37. People entering the mortuary feast with their shell money valuables on poles.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  38. Women's priest' Bono ritually washes the men who will undergo ribanga in desacralization after the death of Gooboo, the Ga'enaafou priest.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Water supply--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  39. Bono cuts gwasu pudding for women.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  40. Women taking portions of ribanganigeni food as Geleniu points to them.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  41. New bark wrapper containing skull, in shrine.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Shrines--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  42. Smothering a pig in o'oba lean-to.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  43. Pork cooking at feast at night.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Pork--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Cookery--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  44. Bono cuts gwasu pudding for women.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Magic--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  45. Man carrying a taro pudding for fa'asafinga desacralization ritual connected with mourning for recent death.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  46. Bono cuts gwasu pudding for women.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  47. Singeing a pig in a shrine.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Pork--Solomon Islands; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Shrines--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Swine--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  48. Unwrapping pudding to be eaten as part of desacralization connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga'enaafou priest.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Magic--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  49. Smothering a pig in o'oba lean-to.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Swine--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  50. Grave being made

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: between 1958-1961
    • Topic: Choiseul Islanders (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Burial--Solomon Islands; Mourning customs--Solomon Islands; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image