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Man ties red cane obi on another man’s wrist prior to a feast they are going to give, 1963-1989

 

Men present shell valuables from the gwelagwela, 1963-1989

 

Men eating pork after a purificatory sacrifice, 1963-1989

 

Men present shell valuables from the gwelagwela, 1963-1989

 

Playing with kofu shell money, 1963-1989

 

Alefo performing cure on young girl, 1963-1989

 

Man ties red cane obi on another man’s wrist prior to a feast they are going to give, 1963-1989

 

Woman carrying large racks of bamboo for use in cooking, 1963-1989

 

Women carrying large racks of bamboo for use in cooking, 1963-1989

 

A man measuring a lousu`u of newly-made kofu, standard shell money denomination, 1963-1989

 

Woman carrying large racks of bamboo for use in cooking, 1963-1989

 

Playing with kofu shell money, 1963-1989

 

Playing with kofu shell money, 1963-1989

 

Two men trim a log with an axe for building gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Playing with kofu shell money, 1963-1989

 

Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Man beating on a log as if he were playing an `o`o slitgong, 1963-1989

 

Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Building a gwelagwela platform for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Boy on the platform, 1963-1989

 

Boy on the platform, 1963-1989

 

Tying coconut to feasting platform, 1963-1989

 

Alefo bespelling material in curled leaf, which probably contains pulverized barks or other materials used for curing, 1963-1989

 

Alefo of `Ai`eda bespelling cordyline leaves for the gwelagwela platform magic for the mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Alefo bespells a bundle of cordyline to ward off malevolent spirits from a feast, 1963-1989

 

Man beating on a log as if he were playing an `o`o slitgong, 1963-1989

 

Alefo of `Ai`eda bespelling cordyline leaves for the gwelagwela platform magic for the mortuary feast, 1963-1989

Box 37, Folder 13

Roll #12 1963-1989

 

Boy throwing spear, 1963-1989

 

House at Gwagwani`ulou, 1963-1989

 

Woman carrying firewood at Gwagwani`ulou, 1963-1989

 

Bird net trap (`abe) in trees manned by Bui`a, 1963-1989

 

Bird net trap (`abe) in trees manned by Bui`a, 1963-1989

 

Bird net trap (`abe) in trees manned by Bui`a, 1963-1989

 

Bird net trap (`abe) in trees manned by Bui`a, 1963-1989

 

Bird net trap (`abe) in trees manned by Bui`a, 1963-1989

 

Bird net trap (`abe) in trees manned by Bui`a, 1963-1989

 

`Eleabata fencing tobacco lot of his own, 1963-1989

 

`Eleabata fencing tobacco lot of his own, 1963-1989

 

Gwagwani`ulou hamlet, 1963-1989

 

`Eleabata fencing tobacco lot of his own, 1963-1989

 

Children in clearing at Gwagwani`ulou hamlet. Child on left has toy bow, 1963-1989

 

Children in clearing at Gwagwani`ulou hamlet. Child on left has toy bow, 1963-1989

 

House at Gwagwani`ulou, 1963-1989

 

Children in clearing at Gwagwani`ulou hamlet, 1963-1989

 

Woman wearing a cross, cooking and scraping taro on fire at Ngarinaasuru, above Sinalagu, 1963-1989

 

Woman wearing a cross, cooking and scraping taro on fire at Ngarinaasuru, above Sinalagu, 1963-1989

 

Woman wearing a cross, cooking and scraping taro on fire at Ngarinaasuru, above Sinalagu, 1963-1989

 

Ngarinaasuru night time experience, 1963-1989

 

Woman wearing a cross, cooking and scraping taro on fire at Ngarinaasuru, above Sinalagu, 1963-1989

 

Ngarinaasuru night time experience, 1963-1989

 

Seda, eldest son of Folofo`u and Boori`au, of Uka`oi, with swollen eye and ukulele, 1963-1989

 

Seda, eldest son of Folofo`u and Boori`au, of Uka`oi, with swollen eye, 1963-1989

 

Boy throwing spear, 1963-1989

 

Seda, eldest son of Folofo`u and Boori`au, of Uka`oi, with swollen eye, 1963-1989

 

Ngarinaasuru night time experience, 1963-1989

 

Fa`ani, one of `Elota’s younger daughters, with plaited wall behind, 1963-1989

 

Fa`ani, one of `Elota’s younger daughters, with plaited wall behind, 1963-1989

 

Fa`ani, one of `Elota’s younger daughters, with plaited wall behind, 1963-1989

 

Boy throwing spear, 1963-1989

Box 37, Folder 14

Roll #13 1963-1989

 

Kwaa`ala and Basuka wrapping up the pudding, 1964

 

Kwaa`ala and Basuka wrapping up the pudding, 1964

 

Preparing the bed for leaf oven, 1964

 

Carrying the pudding to the oven, 1964

 

Kwaa`ala (and Basuka) spread out pudding dough with shells wrapped in leaf, 1964

 

Kwaa`ala (and Basuka) spread out pudding dough with shells wrapped in leaf, 1964

 

Kwaa`ala putting the coconut cream on the dough, 1964

 

Kwaa`ala putting the coconut cream on the dough, 1964

 

Falui`a scrapes taro to make pudding, 1964

 

Women scraping taro for pudding. Farui`a on right, 1964

 

U`udifaka mashing the taro in a daoko pudding bowl, 1964

 

Kwaa`ala (and Basuka) spread out pudding dough with shells wrapped in leaf, 1964

 

`Uutaageni scraping taro to use in making pudding, 1964

 

`Uutaageni scraping taro to use in making pudding, 1964

 

`Uutaageni scraping taro to use in making pudding, 1964

 

U`udifaka pounding taro dough, 1964

 

Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container, 1964

 

Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container, 1964

 

U`udifaka pounding taro dough, 1964

 

Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container, 1964

 

Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container, 1964

 

Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container, 1964

 

Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container, 1964

 

Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container, 1964

 

Nene`au So`ogeni making lalefui`olanga string figures, 1964

 

Nene`au So`ogeni making lalefui`olanga string figures, 1964

 

Splitting of bark to make the container to carry the finished taro and coconut pudding for presentation, and the making of the container, 1964

 

Nene`au So`ogeni making lalefui`olanga string figures, 1964

 

Child getting coal burning for pipe, leaf oven cooking in background, 1964

 

Woman, man and child and man making a leaf oven, 1964

 

Nene`au So`ogeni making lalefui`olanga string figures, 1964

 

Nene`au So`ogeni making lalefui`olanga string figures, 1964

 

U`udifaka mashing the taro in a daoko pudding bowl, 1963-1989

 

Woman, man and child and man making a leaf oven, 1964

 

Men preparing leaf oven for the pudding, 1964

 

Men preparing leaf oven for the pudding, 1964

 

Men preparing leaf oven for the pudding, 1964

Box 37, Folder 15

Roll #14 1963-1989

 

`Iika’s daughter leaning on house, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Making the taro and coconut puddings on platform near the sango dance ground, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Making the taro and coconut puddings on platform near the sango dance ground, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Sango dancing by `Ai`eda people, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Sango dancing by `Ai`eda people, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Spectators watching sango dancing. Pipers to the right, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Kaakale and his grandson Ote`agu, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Sango dancers preparing to enter the dance ground; they begin with a song, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Kaakale and his grandson Ote`agu, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Panpipers for sango dancing, December 1963 - January 1964

 

View of clouds at Foutoru, with Mt. Ilegwari in the background, December 1963

 

Dancers enter the furi`isango dance ground. Bald man directing them on far right is Alefo, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Sango dancers prepare to enter the dance ground, December 1963 - January 1964

 

View of clouds at Foutoru, with Mt. Ilegwari in the background, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Women eating sweet potato, at Fanuaba`ita, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Three men eating taro: Lea`aniamae, Giri`au, Taanga, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Women plaiting wa`i bags around fire while cooking bamboos, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Maa`uri carrying piece of `ea fernwood to feed to pigs, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Two boys, one practicing sango dancing at Laloe`efou, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Boys dividing betel (areca) nuts at Foutoru, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Boys dividing betel (areca) nuts at Foutoru, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Girls of a kin group wearing pubic aprons as though they were married, ritually hold ‘weewela’a sprouting coconut (out of view), symbolizing the kin group looking after its ancestral skulls as a mother looks after her child, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Alefo’s house with Maalongo’s in the distance (his wife’s brother), December 1963 - January 1964

 

Boys dividing betel (areca) nuts at Foutoru, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Women entering sango dance ground area for dauweewela part of ritual, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Girls of a kin group wearing pubic aprons as though they were married, ritually hold ‘weewela’a sprouting coconut (out of view), symbolizing the kin group looking after its ancestral skulls as a mother looks after her child, December 1963 - January 1964

 

`Iika chipping edges off of coneshells with a knife, one step in making kofu shell money beads, at Fanuaba`ita, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Dance practicing at Laloe`efou, man with unpainted taba dance stick for sango dancing, December 1963 - January 1964

 

`Iika chipping edges off of coneshells with a knife, one step in making kofu shell money beads, at Fanuaba`ita, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Kwale`i feeds pigs, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Double exposure inside smoky house, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Lean-to temporary shelter for sick Taaboni, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Young boys playing spear game, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Fulabata (Batalamo’s wife) and child, getting tobacco from bag, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Fulabata (Batalamo’s wife) and child, getting tobacco from bag, December 1963 - January 1964

 

Batalamo puts bata together to pay a debt. Men with shell money at Furii`au III, December 1963 - January 1964

Box 37, Folder 16

Roll #15 1963-1989

 

`Elota and banana tree protected from pigs by fence, 1963-1989

 

Woman sweeping clearing with fern leaves onto bark ‘dustpan’ for disposal, 1963-1989

 

Spectators at the compensation, 1963-1989

 

Woman sweeping clearing with fern leaves onto bark ‘dustpan’ for disposal. Woman in center is Moruka, 1963-1989

 

Woman sweeping clearing with fern leaves onto bark ‘dustpan’ for disposal, 1963-1989

 

Bui`a presses demand for compensation, 1963-1989

 

`Elota . Stakes are a pig pen with door into another pen within house, 1963-1989

 

Angry confrontation, 1963-1989

 

Women filling water bamboos, 1963-1989

 

Women filling water bamboos, 1963-1989

 

Women outside house, 1963-1989

 

Pigs staked out for feast, 1963-1989

 

A hamlet, 1963-1989

 

Compensation demands. Stylized confrontational fighting stance, 1963-1989

 

Garden, 1963-1989

 

Compensation demands. Stylized confrontational fighting stance, 1963-1989

 

Spears thrown into epithetic growth, `ido, by kids, 1963-1989

 

Compensation demands. Stylized confrontational fighting stance, 1963-1989

 

A hamlet, 1963-1989

 

Moruka with thatch panels stacked for housebuilding, 1963-1989

Box 37, Folder 17

Roll #16 1963-1989

 

Bataafuna (and Bataafuna Sika`u) putting layered leaves on roof of new house and binding it down with bamboo, 1963-1989

 

Bataafuna (and Bataafuna Sika`u) putting layered leaves on roof of new house and binding it down with bamboo, 1963-1989

 

Child with pig with cord around leg, 1963-1989

 

Child with pig with cord around leg, 1963-1989

 

`U`udifaka trims fernwood posts for house posts, 1963-1989

 

`U`udifaka trims fernwood posts for house posts, 1963-1989

 

Bataafuna (and Bataafuna Sika`u) putting layered leaves on roof of new house and binding it down with bamboo, 1963-1989

 

`U`udifaka trims fernwood posts for house posts, 1963-1989

 

`U`udifaka sitting on log with gardens in background, at Fouoge, 1963-1989

 

Garden, 1963-1989

 

`U`udifaka trims fernwood posts for house posts, 1963-1989

 

`U`udifaka trims fernwood posts for house posts, 1963-1989

 

Woman lifting and tump lining an enormous and heavy load of bark, 1963-1989

 

Woman lifting and tump lining an enormous and heavy load of bark, 1963-1989

 

Garden, 1963-1989

 

Garden, 1963-1989

 

Children, 1963-1989

 

Woman lifting and tump lining an enormous and heavy load of bark, 1963-1989

 

Children, 1963-1989

 

Woman lifting and tump lining the enormous load of wood, probably less than 200 pounds, but still very heavy, 1963-1989

Box 37, Folder 18

Roll #17 1963-1989

 

View of garden with northern end of Sinalagu Harbour from about 2000' above on trail from Ga`enaafou to Ngarinaasuru, 1964

 

Burning new gardens above Sinalagu Harbour, 1964

 

Burning new gardens above Sinalagu Harbour, 1964

 

Burning new gardens above Sinalagu Harbour, 1964

 

Burning new gardens above Sinalagu Harbour, 1964

 

Fa`ani, `Elota’s daughter, with axe in garden, 1964

 

Fenced gardening, 1964

 

Fa`ani, `Elota’s daughter, with axe in garden, 1964

 

Ngadaaba`e, `Elota’s younger son, working in garden, 1964

 

`Elota's younger son Ngadaaga`e plants stakes for a garden fence, 1964

 

Ngadaaba`e, `Elota’s younger son, working in garden, 1964

 

Fa`ani by anti-pig fence of new hamlet, 1964

 

Children working in garden, 1964

 

Ngadaaba`e, `Elota’s younger son, working in garden, 1964

 

Garden, fence behind, 1964

 

Ngadaaba`e, `Elota’s younger son, working in garden, 1964

 

Maefanaomea, `Elota’s older son, by new garden, 1964

 

Ngadaaba`e, `Elota’s younger son, working in garden, 1964

 

Maefanaomea, `Elota’s older son, by new garden, 1964

 

Ngadaaba`e, `Elota’s younger son, working in garden, 1964

 

View of garden, 1964

Box 37, Folder 19

Roll #18 1963-1989

 

Man and boy in new garden, behind a bamboo fence, 1963-1989

 

Elota in front of rack for drying, 1963-1989

 

Man shattering bamboo for housemaking, 1963-1989

 

Woman by a new garden fence, 1963-1989

 

Very nice new house with decorative riferife plaiting on front, 1963-1989

 

Night at a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Presenting shell money valuables at a mortuary feast, early in the morning, 1963-1989

 

Night at a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Presenting shell money valuables at a mortuary feast, early in the morning, 1963-1989

 

Night at a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Night at a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Strong new garden fence, 1963-1989

 

Burning the new garden, 1963-1989

 

Night at a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Woman with new garden fence behind, 1963-1989

 

Woman by trench cut into ground by garden, 1963-1989

 

Taro growing, with fence that was put around it to protect from pigs, 1963-1989

 

Woman by trench cut into ground by garden, 1963-1989

 

People looking at garden of tobacco, 1963-1989

 

Woman by trench cut into ground by garden, 1963-1989

 

Man and boy in new garden, 1963-1989

 

Sinalagu Harbour coastal slopes on way back to Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

Box 37, Folder 20

Roll #19 1963-1989

 

Man working in garden, 1963-1989

 

Man working in garden, 1963-1989

 

Tough old Bataafuna, in traditional male attire, brings plantains home for dinner, 1963-1989

 

Woman carrying tubers and water tube back from garden, 1963-1989

 

`Elota lights his pipe, 1963-1989

 

Man working in garden, 1963-1989

 

Man working in garden, 1963-1989

 

Woman plaiting wa`i bag from mamalarula bark, 1963-1989

 

Woman carrying bamboos of water, 1963-1989

 

Money on display, probably for a wa`i opening brideprice payment, 1963-1989

 

Woman and young girl, 1963-1989

 

New garden with newly planted taro plants, 1963-1989

 

Girl by stump, 1963-1989

 

Young man plays sukukwaakwaa bundled bamboo flute, 1963-1989

 

People entering clearing with shell money strings on sticks, 1963-1989

 

People entering clearing with shell money strings on sticks, 1963-1989

 

Woman carrying tubers and water tube back from garden, 1963-1989

 

Old woman caarrying large load of firewood, 1963-1989

 

Man untying rolled shell money valuable from display pole, 1963-1989

 

Money on display, probably for a wa`i opening brideprice payment, 1963-1989

 

Shell valuables hung up for a feast, 1963-1989

 

Man hangs up shell money for a feast, 1963-1989

Box 37, Folder 21

Roll #20 1963-1989

 

Display of wealth, 160 goi`ola, and customary artifacts, 1963-1989

 

Display of wealth, 160 goi`ola, and customary artifacts, 1963-1989

 

Srangling a pig by stepping on its throat for feast in `Oloburi, 1963-1989

 

Display of wealth, 160 goi`ola, and customary artifacts, 1963-1989

 

Gutting the pig, 1963-1989

 

Singeing off pig hair, 1963-1989

 

Preparing the side of pork, 1963-1989

 

Woman bringing leaves for making the leaf oven, 1963-1989

 

Decorated boats greet the Bishop of Malaita at Lau Lagoon, 1963-1989

 

Decorated boats greet the Bishop of Malaita at Lau Lagoon, 1963-1989

 

Taaboo and Batalamo’s oldest son take the body of Ai`efunu to A`esuala ba`e shrine for burial, 1963-1989

 

Fei`a, her daughter, and Larikeni’s daughters chat while the body is being buried at the shrine, 1963-1989

 

Ri`imalefo divination, continued, 1963-1989

 

Ai`efunu’s body, wrapped in bark, in front of the tau; those who have prepared the body for burial stand by, 1963-1989

 

Divination to find the successor to Ai`efunu, and the one who will aru niu, 1963-1989

 

Cooking the sacrificial pig, `Oloburi feast, 1963-1989

 

Decorated boats greet the Bishop of Malaita at Lau Lagoon, 1963-1989

 

Warriors in traditional regalia, 1963-1989

 

Warriors in traditional regalia, 1963-1989

 

Warriors in traditional regalia, 1963-1989

 

Warriors in traditional regalia, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 1

Roll #21 May 1964

 

Addressing spirits before burial, May 1964

 

Kwa`iesui and `Akwatoloa carry Gooboo’s body to the grave, May 1964

 

Graveside preparations for burial, May 1964

 

Kwa`iesui and `Akwatoloa carry Gooboo’s body to the grave, May 1964

 

Graveside preparations for burial, May 1964

 

Joe Bono, son of Gooboo, the dead priest, May 1964

 

Graveside preparations for burial, May 1964

 

Joe Bono, son of Gooboo, the dead priest, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse Gooboo, priest of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Kwa`iesui and `Akwatoloa carry Gooboo’s body to the grave, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse Gooboo, priest of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse Gooboo, priest of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Coconut pudding, May 1964

 

Children playing with small spears, May 1964

 

Graveside preparations for burial, May 1964

 

Older man shaving with clam shell, while holding a mirror, May 1964

 

Person standing by small fenced area, May 1964

 

Joe Bono, son of Gooboo, the dead priest, May 1964

 

Children playing with small spears, May 1964

 

Bark-wrapped body of the old Ga`enaafou priest is lowered into a grave dug in a shrine, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse of the priest Gooboo, of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse of the priest Gooboo, of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse of the priest Gooboo, of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse of the priest Gooboo, of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse of the priest Gooboo, of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse of the priest Gooboo, of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse of the priest Gooboo, of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Burial of corpse of the priest Gooboo, of Ga`enaafou, May 1964

 

Conversations with ancestors, May 1964

 

Conversations with ancestors, May 1964

 

Conversations with ancestors, May 1964

 

Conversations with ancestors, May 1964

 

Conversations with ancestors, May 1964

Box 38, Folder 2

Roll #22 1963-1989

 

Smothering a pig in o`oba lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Singeing a pig in a shrine, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni bespelling leaves, 1963-1989

 

Woman carrying a bag, 1963-1989

 

Woman carrying a bag, 1963-1989

 

Smothering a pig in o`oba lean-to, 1963-1989

 

New bark wrapper containing skull, in shrine, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni bespelling leaves, 1963-1989

 

Pork cooking at feast at night, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni with another man, 1963-1989

 

Smothering a pig in o`oba lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Butchering pig, pork being spread out on leaves, 1963-1989

 

Smothering pig in shrine, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 3

Roll #23 1963-1989

 

Bono chews betel in preparation for ribanga ni geni, women’s ribanga, 1963-1989

 

Bono does ribanga ni geni, women's ribanga, 1963-1989

 

Ritual washing as preparation for ribanga in desacralization ritual connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga`enaafou priest, 1963-1989

 

Senior Ga`enaafou woman undergoes ribanga at fa`asafina rite after death of the priest Gooboo, 1963-1989

 

Bono does ribanga nigeni, women's ribanga, 1963-1989

 

Men eating gwasu taro and coconut pudding, 1963-1989

 

Men eating gwasu taro and coconut pudding, 1963-1989

 

Men eating gwasu taro and coconut pudding, 1963-1989

 

Bono cuts gwasu pudding for women, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping pudding to be eaten as part of desacralization connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga`enaafou priest, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping pudding to be eaten as part of desacralization connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga`enaafou priest, 1963-1989

 

Ritual washing as preparation for ribanga in desacralization ritual connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga`enaafou priest, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping pudding to be eaten as part of desacralization connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga`enaafou priest, 1963-1989

 

Man carrying a taro pudding for fa`asafinga desacralization ritual connected with mourning for recent death, 1963-1989

 

Bono cuts gwasu pudding for women, 1963-1989

 

Women’s priest' Bono ritually washes the men who will undergo ribanga in desacralization after the death of Gooboo, the Ga`enaafou priest, 1963-1989

 

Women gathered for ribanga watching priest Bono cut gwasu taro and coconut pudding, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping pudding to be eaten as part of desacralization connected with end of mourning for deceased Gooboo, the Ga`enaafou priest, 1963-1989

 

Priest chews betel before performing a sacramental rite for women’s descent group, 1963-1989

 

Man bespelling packet, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning, 1963-1989

 

Ribanga desacralizaton spitting on congregation by priest Joe Bono, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning, 1963-1989

 

Unwrapping and eating the gwasu taro and coconut pudding, as part of desacralization ritual connected with mourning, 1963-1989

 

Lakenoniwane for the death of Ga`enaafou priest Gooboo is carved, 1963-1989

 

Lakenoniwane for the death of Ga`enaafou priest Gooboo is carved, 1963-1989

 

Taking apart a leaf oven, 1963-1989

 

Taking apart a leaf oven, 1963-1989

 

Lakenoniwane for the death of Ga`enaafou priest Gooboo is carved, 1963-1989

 

Man standing by new house under uncompleted ele section, 1963-1989

 

Lakenoniwane for the death of Ga`enaafou priest Gooboo is carved, 1963-1989

 

Bono cuts gwasu pudding for women, 1963-1989

 

Ribanga desacralizaton spitting on congregation by priest Joe Bono, 1963-1989

 

Cutting up pork, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 4

Roll #24 1979

 

Moruka of Ga`enaafou, `Elota’s daughter, plaiting a bag, 1979

 

Moruka of Ga`enaafou, `Elota’s daughter, plaiting a bag, 1979

 

Priest Geleniu of Ga`enaafou by his men’s house, 1979

 

Priest Geleniu of Ga`enaafou by his men’s house, 1979

 

`Oiru`a of Fanuariri with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

Priest Geleniu of Ga`enaafou by his men’s house, 1979

 

`Oiru`a of Fanuariri with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

`Oiru`a of Fanuariri with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

`Oiru`a of Fanuariri with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

`Oiru`a of Fanuariri with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

Woman with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

Woman with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

Woman with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

Woman with jewelry and ornaments, 1979

 

Moruka, daughter of `Elota, and Aru`a in Keesing’s house, 1979

 

Seda Sika`u and Dedei`a with arrows, 1979

 

Seda Sika`u and Dedei`a with arrows, 1979

 

Seda Sika`u and Dedei`a with arrows, 1979

 

Dog with puppies, 1979

 

Dog with puppies, 1979

 

Priest Geleniu of Ga`enaafou by his men’s house, 1979

 

Priest Geleniu of Ga`enaafou by his men’s house, 1979

 

Closeup of plaiting, 1979

 

Shelley Schreiner learning plaiting from Moruka, daughter of `Elota, 1979

 

Closeup of Moruka of Ga`enaafou,`Elota’s daughter, plaiting a bag, 1979

 

Closeup of Moruka of Ga`enaafou, `Elota’s daughter, plaiting a bag, 1979

 

Closeup of Moruka of Ga`enaafou, `Elota’s daughter, plaiting a bag, 1979

 

Closeup of Moruka of Ga`enaafou, `Elota’s daughter, plaiting a bag, 1979

 

Moruka of Ga`enaafou, `Elota’s daughter, plaiting a bag, 1979

 

Closeup of Moruka of Ga`enaafou, `Elota’s daughter, plaiting a bag in Keesing's house, 1979

Box 38, Folder 5

Roll #25 1963-1989

 

Kwailoboo, Ru`uboo to his right, 1963-1989

 

Kwailoboo, Ru`uboo to his right, 1963-1989

 

Crowd at the gathering, 1963-1989

 

Fe`oka, Batalamo’s son, puts pudding on platform, 1963-1989

 

Joe Bono, 1963-1989

 

Joe Bono, 1963-1989

 

Joe Bono, 1963-1989

 

Crowd of people, 1963-1989

 

People at the gathering, 1963-1989

 

People at the gathering, 1963-1989

 

Fa`aoria, wife of Kwailoboo, in foreground, 1963-1989

 

Women bringing gwasu taro and coconut pudding, 1963-1989

 

Fe`oka, man with patterned shirt is Basilamo, Batalamo’s brother, and man with comb in hair and t-shirt is Asuabe`u, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu. Kwaio rarely set up platforms for food like this, 1963-1989

 

Fe`oka, man with patterned shirt is Basilamo, Batalamo’s brother, and man with comb in hair and t-shirt is Asuabe`u, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu. Kwaio rarely set up platforms for food like this, 1963-1989

 

People at the gathering, 1963-1989

 

Woman, 1963-1989

 

People at the gathering, 1963-1989

 

Folofo`u’s dog, 1963-1989

 

Children, 1963-1989

 

Funaa, daughter of `Elota, and two children, 1963-1989

 

Folofo`u’s dog, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Joe Bono gives instructions, 1963-1989

 

Men at same feast, 1963-1989

 

Women gathering for a feast, probably a di'iriu, 1963-1989

 

Closeup of men at a feast, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 6

Roll #26 1963-1989

 

Cutting up pork, 1963-1989

 

Cutting up pork, 1963-1989

 

Woman holding child, 1963-1989

 

Woman holding child, 1963-1989

 

Older woman with bag, pork in the bag.  , 1963-1989

 

Portrait of older woman, with homemade pipe. , 1963-1989

 

Portrait of older woman, with homemade pipe. , 1963-1989

 

Pregnant woman. , 1963-1989

 

Younger woman, portrait. , 1963-1989

 

Woman cleaning her pipe. , 1963-1989

 

Woman nursing baby outside house, 1963-1989

 

Cutting up pork, 1963-1989

 

Cutting up pork, 1963-1989

 

Children playing, 1963-1989

 

Woman wrapping something in leaves, possibly a piece of uncooked pork.   , 1963-1989

 

Three children eating ngari nuts, cannarium almonds, 1963-1989

 

Three children eating ngari nuts, cannarium almonds, 1963-1989

 

Taro to be planted, probably gathered wild, 1963-1989

 

Three children eating ngari nuts, cannarium almonds, 1963-1989

 

Tariko lorikeet hooked up to pole by house, 1963-1989

 

Taro to be planted, probably gathered wild, 1963-1989

 

Cutting up pork, 1963-1989

 

Woman wrapping something in leaves, possibly a piece of uncooked pork.   , 1963-1989

 

Cutting up pork, 1963-1989

 

Cutting up pork, 1963-1989

 

Portrait of man, 1963-1989

 

Portrait of man, 1963-1989

 

Two men conversing, 1963-1989

 

Old woman with bags, 1963-1989

 

Portrait of man in t-shirt working with kofu shell money, 1963-1989

 

Portrait of man in t-shirt working with kofu shell money, 1963-1989

 

Portrait of boy with shell money and dolphin teeth necklace.   , 1963-1989

 

Portrait of boy with shell money and dolphin teeth necklace.   , 1963-1989

 

Young man with shell money and dolphin teeth necklace. , 1963-1989

 

Old woman with bags, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 7

Roll #27 1963-1989

 

Islands in Uru and Kwaio Harbours, Malaita, 1963-1989

 

Islands in Uru and Kwaio Harbours, Malaita, 1963-1989

 

Islands in Uru and Kwaio Harbours, Malaita, 1963-1989

 

Islands in Uru and Kwaio Harbours, Malaita, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Woman and child, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Woman and child, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Feast scene, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Woman giving money to Joe Bono, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Woman giving money to Joe Bono, 1963-1989

 

Woman giving money to Joe Bono, 1963-1989

 

Weather magic for a mortuary feast, 1963-1989

 

Women preparing shell money strings, 1963-1989

 

Boys up in `abe bird trap, 1963-1989

 

Manutoba of `Oloburi, 1963-1989

 

Boys up in `abe bird trap, 1963-1989

 

Islands in Uru and Kwaio Harbours, Malaita, 1963-1989

 

Portrait of man, 1963-1989

 

Portrait of man, 1963-1989

 

Manutoba of `Oloburi, 1963-1989

 

Manutoba of `Oloburi, 1963-1989

 

Kwai Island, in Uru Harbour, Malaita, 1963-1989

Box 35, Folder 8

Roll #28 1963-1989

 

Women at event, 1963-1989

 

People at event, 1963-1989

 

Bono making speech by platform, 1963-1989

 

Bono making speech by platform, 1963-1989

 

Cooked birds placed on platform, 1963-1989

 

Food and betel nuts on platform, 1963-1989

 

People at event, 1963-1989

 

Kwailoboo and wife Fa`aoria, 1963-1989

 

People at event, 1963-1989

 

Fuufu`e, oldest son of Basiitau, 1963-1989

 

Woman puts birds on platform, 1963-1989

 

Two men, 1963-1989

 

`Oiru`a, 1963-1989

 

Basiitau of Furi`ilae, 1963-1989

 

Basiitau of Furi`ilae, 1963-1989

 

Crowd scene, 1963-1989

 

Crowd scene, 1963-1989

 

Woman puts birds on platform, 1963-1989

 

People at feast, Moruka on far left, Winitaemu on far right, 1963-1989

 

Batalamo and Boofanalamo, left to right, 1963-1989

 

People around platform, 1963-1989

 

Men by platforms with food on them, 1963-1989

 

People at the event, 1963-1989

 

Women by platform, 1963-1989

 

Women by platform, 1963-1989

 

People at the event, 1963-1989

 

People at the event, 1963-1989

 

People at the event, 1963-1989

 

People at the event, 1963-1989

 

Bono making speech by platform, 1963-1989

 

People at the event, 1963-1989

 

Bono making speech by platform, 1963-1989

 

Bono making speech by platform, 1963-1989

 

Men by platform; overweight man is Boofanalamo, 1963-1989

 

Boofanalamo, Batalamo’s brother, talking to Ru`uboo on his right, 1963-1989

 

Kwailoboo, with hat, 1963-1989

 

Men by platforms with food on them, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 9

Roll #29 July-August 1979

 

Arugeni of Tofu, July-August 1979

 

Boori`au taking back from woman; seated is Folofo`u’s wife, and Folofo`u standing behind, July-August 1979

 

Arugeni of Tofu, July-August 1979

 

Aru`a on left, and Folofo`u at Uka`oi. Aru`a is daughter of Folofo`u's brother. She is married to Dooka, son of Larikeni, July-August 1979

 

Aru`a on left, and Folofo`u at Uka`oi, July-August 1979

 

Aru`a on left, and Folofo`u at Uka`oi, July-August 1979

 

Aru`a on left, and Folofo`u at Uka`oi, 1963-1989

 

Aru`a on left, and Folofo`u at Uka`oi, July-August 1979

 

Folofo`u holds knotted divining leaves as he and his wife Boori`au ponder possible causes of a grandchild's illness, July-August 1979

 

Woman, July-August 1979

 

Folofo`u performing divination with cordyline leaves, July-August 1979

 

Folofo`u performing divination with cordyline leaves, July-August 1979

 

Folofo`u, Boori`au and fish packets, July-August 1979

 

Seda, also Kuki, and Saafa with fish packets of Uka`oi, streaked at end, July-August 1979

 

Boori`au, woman, and little girl Saafa, July-August 1979

 

Unknown woman and Folofo`u of Uka`oi, July-August 1979

 

Larikeni of Fanuariri, July-August 1979

 

Folofo`u of Uka`oi, July-August 1979

 

Woman loading up fish packets, July-August 1979

 

Folofo`u performing divination with cordyline leaves, July-August 1979

 

Woman loading up fish packets, July-August 1979

 

`Elota’s daughter Rurui`a of Ga`enaafou, July-August 1979

 

`Elota’s daughter Rurui`a of Ga`enaafou, July-August 1979

 

`Elota’s daughter Rurui`a of Ga`enaafou, July-August 1979

 

`Elota’s daughter Rurui`a of Ga`enaafou, July-August 1979

 

`Elota’s daughter Rurui`a of Ga`enaafou, July-August 1979

 

`Elota’s daughter Rurui`a of Ga`enaafou, July-August 1979

 

Tagii`au of Saua, July-August 1979

 

Tagii`au of Saua, July-August 1979

 

Arugeni of Tofu, July-August 1979

 

Tagii`au of Saua, July-August 1979

 

Tagii`au of Saua, July-August 1979

Box 38, Folder 10

Roll #30 1963-1989

 

Woman plaiting bag, 1963-1989

 

Folofo`u, Seda, also Kuki, Saafa, the young girl, Geleniu, the older man behind, with Seri Sika`u, the young girl with dark hair, 1963-1989

 

Two women at Ngarinaasuru meeting house with Shelley Schreiner, 1963-1989

 

Folofo`u, Seda, also Kuki, Saafa, the young girl, and Geleniu, the older man behind, 1963-1989

 

Woman with children, 1963-1989

 

Views down on Sinalagu Harbour from Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

Man tying palm thatch panels, 1963-1989

 

Views down on Sinalagu Harbour from Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

Near Ngarinaasuru, on the Sinalagu coastal slope, 1963-1989

 

Near Ngarinaasuru, on the Sinalagu coastal slope, 1963-1989

 

Folofo`u, Geleniu, and Seri Sika`u, the young girl, 1963-1989

 

Folofo`u, Seda, also Kuki, Geleniu, the older man behind, with Seri Sika`u, the young girl with dark hair, 1963-1989

 

Woman plaiting bag, 1963-1989

 

People near Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

People near Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

Views down on Sinalagu Harbour from Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

People near Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

Funaabata, also known as Funaa, daughter of `Elota and child, 1963-1989

 

Funaabata, also known as Funaa, daughter of `Elota and child, 1963-1989

 

People near Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

Ornamental plants, 1963-1989

 

Funaabata, also known as Funaa, daughter of `Elota and child, 1963-1989

 

Woman with children, 1963-1989

 

Man tying palm thatch panels, 1963-1989

 

Man tying palm thatch panels, 1963-1989

 

Views down on Sinalagu Harbour from Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

Views down on Sinalagu Harbour from Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

 

Woman with children, 1963-1989

 

Views down on Sinalagu Harbour from Ngarinaasuru, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 11

Roll #31 1963-1989

 

Hamlet on coastal ridge, 1963-1989

 

Stony area of ridge at 2000' above Sinalagu Harbour, 1963-1989

 

Sinalagu Harbour, 1963-1989

 

Sinalagu Harbour, 1963-1989

 

Hamlet, 1963-1989

 

Old woman and children, 1963-1989

 

Old woman and children, 1963-1989

 

Old woman and children, 1963-1989

 

Boy in taro gardens, 1963-1989

 

Sinalagu Harbour from taro gardens at about 1500', 1963-1989

 

Sinalagu Harbour from taro gardens at about 1500', 1963-1989

 

Two children eating, 1963-1989

 

Hill, 1963-1989

 

Ongea, on left, and another person visiting Ngarinaasuru from `Oloburi, 1963-1989

 

Two children eating, 1963-1989

 

Sinalagu Harbour on way back to Uka`oi, 1963-1989

 

Fe`oka with bow, 1963-1989

 

Women and baby, 1963-1989

 

Women and baby, 1963-1989

 

Garden, 1963-1989

 

Two girls, 1963-1989

 

Two girls, 1963-1989

 

Young girl, 1963-1989

 

Two young girls, 1963-1989

 

Kwa`ilamo and relatives, 1963-1989

 

Young girl, 1963-1989

 

Young girl, 1963-1989

 

Gulesi and Nanaua, 1963-1989

 

Gulesi and Nanaua, 1963-1989

 

Aru`a, 1963-1989

 

Aru`a, 1963-1989

 

Gwaalau, also Gwalau, wife of Larikeni, daughter of Fufu`e of Furi`ilae, 1963-1989

 

Aru`a, 1963-1989

 

Gwaalau, also Gwalau, wife of Larikeni, daughter of Fufu`e of Furi`ilae, 1963-1989

 

Gwaalau, Gwalau, wife of Larikeni, daughter of Fufu`e of Furi`ilae, 1963-1989

 

Kwa`ilamo and relatives, 1963-1989

 

Diake, son of Laeniamae and `Osiabu, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 12

Roll #32 1963-1989

 

Lean-to for the ritual, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni talks to his ancestors with a betel nut, areca, and then eats it, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni talks to his ancestors with a betel nut, areca, and then eats it, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni talks to his ancestors with a betel nut, areca, and then eats it, 1963-1989

 

Shrubs, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni talks to his ancestors, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni talks to his ancestors, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni talks to his ancestors, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni emerges with husked coconut, 1963-1989

 

Wiri, high priest for this group, breaks coconut with rock as part of ritual, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni of Furingudu, 1963-1989

 

Maa`ewane, father of Nene`au, ties thatch, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni of Furingudu, 1963-1989

 

Young man ties thatch panel, 1963-1989

 

Ibaa, son of Larikeni, with stakes to ritually husk coconut, 1963-1989

 

Ibaa, son of Larikeni, with stakes to ritually husk coconut, 1963-1989

 

Ibaa, son of Larikeni, with stakes to ritually husk coconut, 1963-1989

 

Messing around in the lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Canoes at southern end of Sinalagu Harbour near Gelebasi, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni husking the coconut, 1963-1989

 

Larikeni emerges with husked coconut, 1963-1989

 

Ibaa in foreground, Larikeni background husking the coconut, 1963-1989

 

Tending to pigs staked out in lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Shrubs, 1963-1989

 

Tending to pigs staked out in lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Tending to pigs staked out in lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Tending to pigs staked out in lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Messing around in the lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Messing around in the lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Staking a piglet in lean-to, 1963-1989

 

Staking a piglet in lean-to, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 13

Roll #33 1963-1989

 

Women and girls carrying bag loads, 1963-1989

 

Two men lifting the pudding, which is bundled in leaves, 1963-1989

 

Gathering of people at a hamlet, 1963-1989

 

Woman emptying taro from bag, wearing fio nose pin, girimalaile pendants, and lots of necklaces, 1963-1989

 

Carrying the pudding bundled in leaves, 1963-1989

 

Tomu Kwalata, woman and children, 1963-1989

 

Fa`afataa, Kwalata’s wife, with child washing an infant from a water bamboo, 1963-1989

 

Carrying the pudding bundled in leaves, 1963-1989

 

Man and two children, 1963-1989

 

`Asugeni’s wife brings her new baby back to the clearing, 1963-1989

 

Fa`afataa, Kwalata’s wife, with child washing an infant from a water bamboo, 1963-1989

 

Fa`afataa, Kwalata’s wife, with child washing an infant from a water bamboo, 1963-1989

 

Ritually breaking coconut, 1963-1989

 

Ritually breaking coconut, 1963-1989

 

Nene`au So`ogeni, and another man, make the pudding, 1963-1989

 

Nene`au So`ogeni, and another man, make the pudding, 1963-1989

 

Cooking over smoky fire, 1963-1989

 

Men pounding taro and coconut pudding, 1963-1989

 

Men pounding taro and coconut pudding, 1963-1989

 

Cooking over smoky fire, 1963-1989

 

Cooking over smoky fire, 1963-1989

Box 38, Folder 14

Roll #34 1963-1989

 

Group of women, 1963

 

Group of women, 1963

 

Putting out piles of taro for distribution, 1963

 

`Elota with shell money in front of men’s house, 1963

 

Women. `Elota's marriage payment for Tege, 1963

 

Boy roasting some taro, 1963

 

Women. `Elota's marriage payment for Tege, 1963

 

Heating stones for stone oven, 1963

 

Women. `Elota's marriage payment for Tege, 1963

 

Woman with bag of fish packets, 1963

 

Women and taro, 1963

 

Woman.`Elota's marriage payment for Tege, 1963

 

Pigs ready for baking, 1963

 

Scraping last bits of hair off pig carcasses, 1963

 

Scraping last bits of hair off pig carcasses, 1963

 

Heating stones for stone oven, 1963

 

Laying out taro, 1963

 

Elota counts strings of shell he is presenting as bride-price for his marriage to Tege, 1963

 

`Elota with shell money toward his bride price payment for his marriage to Tege, 1963

 

Singeing hair off of a little pig, 1963

Box 38, Folder 15

Roll #35 1963-1989

 

Group portrait; woman, men and children, Late 1980s

 

Christine Jourdan with camera, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Female portrait, Late 1980s

 

Felicia Keesing, Late 1980s

 

Female portrait, Late 1980s

 

Felicia Keesing, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

School teachers and students, Late 1980s

 

School teachers and students, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

School house near Ga`enaafou, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, 1976

 

School house near Ga`enaafou, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, 1976

 

Christine Jourdan with camera, Late 1980s

 

Group portrait; woman, men and children, Late 1980s

 

Group portrait; woman, men and children, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, 1976

 

Pudding being cut, Late 1980s

 

Woman with pandanus mat, Late 1980s

 

Two children, Late 1980s

 

Woman, Late 1980s

 

Woman, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Male portrait, Late 1980s

 

Men eating pudding, Late 1980s

 

Woman with pandanus mat, Late 1980s

 

Moruka with headband she plaited, Late 1980s

 

Moruka with headband she plaited, Late 1980s

 

Moruka with headband she plaited, Late 1980s

 

Moruka with headband she plaited, Late 1980s

 

Woman of `Ai`eda, Late 1980s

 

Woman of `Ai`eda, Late 1980s

 

Woman of `Ai`eda, Late 1980s

 

Woman of `Ai`eda, Late 1980s

 

Woman, Late 1980s

Box 38, Folder 16

Roll #36 1963-1989

 

Folofo`u of Uka`oi (Kwailala`e people) makes grand entrance speech, August 1979

 

Folofo`u of Uka`oi (Kwailala`e people) makes grand entrance speech, August 1979

 

Folofo`u of Uka`oi (Kwailala`e people) makes grand entrance speech, August 1979

 

Untying shell money from poles, August 1979

 

Man with dafi pearshell neck ornament, and plaited fari (spilt) comb with kwaloi`a porpoise tooth star, and leaf bespelled to protect him from sorcery at the feast, August 1979

 

Aru`abu, priest of `Olo`Oloa bespells sango, August 1979

 

John Aniwa`i Laete`esaft of `Ai`eda, August 1979

 

Aru`abu, priest of `Olo`Oloa, August 1979

 

People from Kwailala`e and Sinalagu coastal slopes arrive at `Aida mortuary feast with shell money, August 1979

 

Hair cutting to look good for the mortuary feast, August 1979

 

Two women give shell valuables from the ground at mortuary feast at `Aida in August 1979, August 1979

 

Hair cutting to look good for the mortuary feast, August 1979

 

Men give red valuables from the platform, August 1979

 

People arrive at mortuary feast, August 1979

 

Man with dafi pearshell neck ornament, and plaited fari (spilt) comb with kwaloi`a porpoise tooth star, and leaf bespelled to protect him from sorcery at the feast, August 1979

 

Firewood stacked for mortuary feast, August 1979

 

Man with dafi pearshell neck ornament, and plaited fari (spilt) comb with kwaloi`a porpoise tooth star, and leaf bespelled to protect him from sorcery at the feast, August 1979

 

Abia, Wa`ifurina’s wife, talks with another woman, August 1979

 

Geeruru (Bebea’s younger sister) with ornaments, August 1979

 

Firewood stacked for mortuary feast, August 1979

 

Geeruru (Bebea’s younger sister) with ornaments, August 1979

 

Two women give shell valuables from the ground at mortuary feast at `Aida in August 1979, August 1979

 

Abia, Wa`ifurina’s wife, talks with another woman, August 1979

 

Giving shell money, August 1979

 

Silhouette of shell money, August 1979