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  1. Food preparation: Kitemwalusa peels yams for cooking, girl in red skirt behind her

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1973
    • Topic: Yams; Trobriand Islanders; Cookery; Women
    • Format: image
  2. Momwarka's mother, wearing black mourning necklace, stands in doorway of small house, kitchen items above her

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1973
    • Topic: Dwellings; Jewelry; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  3. People on the veranda of Momwaroka's house, pig underneath

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1973
    • Topic: Villages; Dwellings; Women; swine; Men; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  4. Weaving: Kitemwalusa makes a loosely-woven basket from coconut fronds

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1973
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Baskets; Weaving; Women
    • Format: image
  5. Woman holding infant, Tukwaukwa village on Kiriwina

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1973
    • Topic: Women; Infants; Trobriand Islanders; Mother and child
    • Format: image
  6. Woman in Wawela village

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1973
    • Topic: Women; Trobriand Islanders; Portraits
    • Format: image
  7. Adolescent girl wears decorative fiber skirt, armband with fragrant leaves, cowry shell belt and turtle shell earrings, holds baby on lap

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975
    • Topic: Infants; Teenagers; Women; Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders; Jewelry; Courtship; Dance
    • Format: image
  8. Adolescent girl wears decorative skirt, fragrant leaves, turtle shell earrings, younger girl (right) is similarly attired

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Teenagers; Jewelry; Courtship; Children; Infants; Clothing and dress; Dance
    • Format: image
  9. Anthropologist Edwin Hutchins uses tape recorder and takes notes while talking with woman, she carries kettle on her head

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Anthropologists; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  10. Baby, looking at camera, sits on young woman's lap

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Infants; Mother and child
    • Format: image
  11. Bomtavau with head shaved, wearing long fiber skirt and mourning necklace (which may hold fingernails or other relics of the deceased)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Jewelry; Women
    • Format: image
  12. Bomtavau, an older woman, wearing glasses

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Portraits; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  13. Bomtavau, her head shaved as a sign of mourning

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  14. Bomtavau, her head shaved as a sign of mourning, uses a mortar and pestle to prepare betel nut (areca)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Betel nut; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  15. Boys on house veranda, woman sits close by

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Children; Women
    • Format: image
  16. Canoes used for coastal transport is loaded with baskets and other items, women and children aboard

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Children; Trobriand Islanders; Women; Canoes
    • Format: image
  17. Canoes: woman carries large basket on head to canoe being loaded

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Canoes; Children
    • Format: image
  18. Canoes: women load baskets and pots onto small canoes used for coastal transport

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Children; Canoes; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  19. Canoes: women load baskets onto canoe in lagoon

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Canoes; Children; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  20. Child with bandaged forehead sits on a woman's lap, eating coconut

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mother and child; Women; Medical care; Trobriand Islanders; Children
    • Format: image
  21. Dance: Motabasi (left) with feathers in hair, dancers wear fiber skirts and carry flattened pandanus leaves for circle dance

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975
    • Topic: Body marking; Children; Clothing and dress; Women; Men; Dance; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  22. Domestic scene: laughing woman cuddles baby, another child in background, other women stand by house

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Trobriand Islanders; Children; Infants; Mother and child; Dwellings
    • Format: image
  23. Domestic scene: woman holds baby, another child in background, pig underneath house

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mother and child; Taro; Infants; Trobriand Islanders; Cookery; Dwellings; Women; swine
    • Format: image
  24. Edwin Hutchins and other people seated under a house, tape recorder (center)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975
    • Topic: Women; Dwellings; Men; Meetings; Anthropologists; Children; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  25. Elderly woman with glasses

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Portraits; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  26. Elderly woman, Bomtavau with her putative daughter, Dona Hutchins, wife of anthropologist Edwin Hutchins

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Trobriand Islanders; Portraits
    • Format: image
  27. Elderly woman, Bomtavau, holding young infant, perhaps her grandchild

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Infants; Portraits; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  28. Elderly woman, Bomtavau, holding young infant, perhaps her grandchild

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Portraits; Women; Infants
    • Format: image
  29. Elderly woman, Bomtavau, in a doorway

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Portraits; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  30. Elderly woman, Bomtavau, in a garden, she wears glasses and gestures with her hands

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Portraits; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  31. Elderly woman, Bomtavau, kisses young infant

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Infants
    • Format: image
  32. Family scene: man and child with a book, woman with tea kettle in doorway of small house

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Men; Trobriand Islanders; Dwellings; Children; Reading
    • Format: image
  33. Family scene: woman holding young infant

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Portraits; Infants; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Mother and child
    • Format: image
  34. Food preparation: using wooden mallet and flattened stone, pregnant woman pounds taro

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975
    • Topic: Cookery; Taro; Pregnancy; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  35. Food preparation: woman in short fiber skirt twists cloth to squeeze milk from grated coconut

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Cookery; Trobriand Islanders; Women; Coconuts
    • Format: image
  36. Food preparation: woman mashing taro with a wooden beater

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Cookery; Women; Taro
    • Format: image
  37. Food preparation: woman shreds coconut meat into bowl, more coconuts, yams and other foods in background

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Cookery; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  38. Food preparation: women twist cloth to squeeze milk from grated coconut

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Trobriand Islanders; Coconuts; Cookery
    • Format: image
  39. Funeral: grieving woman cries

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Grief; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Women
    • Format: image
  40. Garden produce: Kitemwalusa with yam basket, Momwaroka with coconut, Edwin Hutchins with taro plants, boards for scraping banana leaves for bundle in lower right

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Gardening; Coconuts; Women; Yams; Men; Taro; Dwellings; Anthropologists
    • Format: image
  41. Gardening: woman wearing glasses sits amidst taro, papaya and other food plants

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Gardening; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  42. Mortuary ceremony: woman carries banana leaf bundles (wealth items) in basket

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  43. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning woman, face and body covered with ash, with basket of banana leaf bundles and mats

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Body marking; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  44. Mortuary ceremony: display of uprooted taro plants and mats, woman in long fiber skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Dwellings; Taro
    • Format: image
  45. Mortuary ceremony: Edwin Hutchins and women side in shade under umbrellas

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Anthropologists; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  46. Mortuary ceremony: elderly woman, Bomtavau, wearing head cloth carries banana leaf bundle (wealth item) in basket

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Baskets; Trobriand Islanders; Portraits; Ceremonial exchange; Women
    • Format: image
  47. Mortuary ceremony: large crowd of women gathered for ritual exchange of banana leaf bundles and long fiber skirts

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  48. Mortuary ceremony: mourning woman with banana leaf bundles, she wears a cloth skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  49. Mortuary ceremony: mourning woman with black paint on face and body, shaved head, wears turtle shell earrings and red shell necklace

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Jewelry; Women; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Body marking
    • Format: image
  50. Mortuary ceremony: mourning woman with shaved head

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image