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  1. Forge film 04A - Yam display and exchange, male and female initiation rites

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: circa 1963
    • Topic: Headdresses; Weapons; Rites and ceremonies; Ceremonial exchange; Dance; Musicians; Menstruation; Initiation rites; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Masks; Yams
    • Format: video
  2. Forge film 04B - Tambaran cult: ritual parading of large ancestral masks, and other phases of initiation ritual at Mandje

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: March 29, 1963
    • Topic: Dance; Haus tambaran; Initiation rites; Painting; Body marking; Masks; Headdresses; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: video
  3. Forge film 05 - Ritualized aggression: large groups of men with spears threaten and harangue each other prior to exchange of a hostage

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: January 7, 1963
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies; Weapons; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Social conflict
    • Format: video
  4. Forge film 02 - Ritualized aggression: large groups of men with spears threaten and harangue each other prior to exchange of a hostage

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: January 7, 1963
    • Topic: Social conflict; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies; Weapons
    • Format: video
  5. Forge film 03 - Ritualized aggression: large groups of men with spears threaten and harangue each other prior to exchange of a hostage

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: January 7, 1963
    • Topic: Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Social conflict; Weapons; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: video
  6. Forge film 07 - Haus tambaran: painting and construction of facade

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: September 1962
    • Topic: Shell money; Wood-carving; Rites and ceremonies; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Painting; Haus tambaran
    • Format: video
  7. Forge film 10 - Tambaran cult: male initiates parade in central plaza wearing elaborate headdresses

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: circa 1963
    • Topic: Initiation rites; Rites and ceremonies; Musical instruments; Headdresses; Haus tambaran; Body marking; Dance; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: video
  8. Forge film 13 - Female initiation: feast to mark young woman's menarche

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: circa 1963
    • Topic: Initiation rites; Children; Rites and ceremonies; Women; Menstruation; Ceremonial exchange; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: video
  9. Forge film 11 - Yam display and exchange

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: circa 1963
    • Topic: Haus tambaran; Yams; Ceremonial exchange; Musical instruments; Betel nut; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: video
  10. Forge film 09 - Tambaran cult: male initiates parade in central plaza wearing elaborate headdresses

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: circa 1963
    • Topic: Headdresses; Rites and ceremonies; Haus tambaran; Painting; Musical instruments; Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Initiation rites
    • Format: video
  11. Forge film 12 - Haus tambaran construction and tambaran cult rituals

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    • Collection: Anthony Forge Films and Recordings
    • Name: Forge, Anthony
    • Date: circa 1963
    • Topic: Abelam (Papua New Guinean people); Yams; Headdresses; Dance; Painting; Haus tambaran; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: video
  12. Etchel Planting Mwele Stake

    • Collection: William Rodman and Margaret Critchlow Photographs
    • Name: Critchlow, Margaret; Rodman, William L.
    • Date: June 18, 1970
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  13. Sleeping Mats

    • Collection: William Rodman and Margaret Critchlow Photographs
    • Name: Rodman, William L.; Critchlow, Margaret
    • Date: 1970
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies; Mats
    • Format: image
  14. John Banga Kills Boar 1 of 3

    • Collection: William Rodman and Margaret Critchlow Photographs
    • Name: Critchlow, Margaret; Rodman, William L.; Banga, John
    • Date: November 9, 1982
    • Topic: Loincloth; swine; Rites and ceremonies; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  15. Mats

    • Collection: William Rodman and Margaret Critchlow Photographs
    • Name: Rodman, William L.; Critchlow, Margaret
    • Date: 1982
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Mats; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  16. Anthony Forge Films and Recordings

    • Films and sound recordings taken by British anthropologist, Anthony Forge (1929-1991), during his research with the Abelam and neighboring peoples of the Sepik River region in Papua New Guinea. The films depict Abelam life, particularly ritual and artistic aspects, such as the building of ‘haus tambaran’ (spirit cult houses).
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    • Creation Date: 1958-1995
  17. Lunda Mutomboko Documentary

    • Collection: Zambian Storytellers
    • Name: Cancel, Robert
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Speeches, addresses, etc.; Music; Rites and ceremonies; rural areas; Musicians; Ritual; Percussion idiophones; Loudspeakers; Shouting; Documentary films; Biography; Costume; Dance; Festivals; Princes; Interviews; Ceremonial swords; Crowds; Kings and rulers; Anthropology--Fieldwork; singers; Parades
    • Format: video
  18. The anthropologist, John Leroy, and a local headman stand next to a longhouse (yaeada) under construction for upcoming pig ceremony

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    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Building; Rites and ceremonies; Children; Pig ceremony; Anthropologists; Dwellings
    • Format: image
  19. Young man wears face paint, baler shell valuable, red headdress decorated with yellow cockatoo feathers and marsupial fur

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Jewelry; Body marking; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Portraits; Pig ceremony; Headdresses; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  20. Women on the sidelines during a ceremonial pork exchange, wearing mission-approved attire

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Women; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Ceremonial exchange; Pig ceremony; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image