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  1. Closeup of Arika's niu'igani offering of taro and coconuts to the ancestors, to ensure good weather for his feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Landscape--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. Sinalagu Harbour from taro gardens at about 1500'.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Taro--Solomon Islands; Landscape--Solomon Islands; Gardening--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  3. 'Uutaageni scraping taro to use in making pudding.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Children--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Taro garden

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Gardening--Solomon Islands; Landscape--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  5. Women scraping taro for pudding. Farui'a on right.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Children--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Cookery--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. More food piled on taro, with a pig as well.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Cookery--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. Boori'au roasting taro

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1974
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Woman wearing a cross, cooking and scraping taro on fire at Ngarinaasuru, above Sinalagu.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  9. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Taro--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. 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
  11. Sacrificial meal.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Taro--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. 'Elota with shell money in front of men's house.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: 1963
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  13. Making the taro and coconut puddings on platform near the sango dance ground.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between December 1963 and January 1964
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Maenaa'adi with new taro plant, probably gathered wild.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Gardening--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. Fish packets arranged on a pile of taro.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Cookery--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Other food contributions to feast: fish, taro and a pig in background.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Fishing--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Sacrificial meal.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Children--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Three men eating taro: Lea'aniamae, Giri'au, Taanga.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between December 1963 and January 1964
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Man planting taro.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Gardening--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Landscape--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. 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