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1. [wa0001] [Bunun woman weaving] [wa0001] [Bunun woman weaving] 280 LEATHER TEXTILES AND FABRICS;286 WOVEN FABRICS;290 CLOTHING;294 CLOTHING MANUFACTURE;460 LABOR;462 DIVISION OF LABOR BY GENDER; Kanetowan village, Taizhong (H. Suzuki 1935, p. 44), usually considered Bunun territory, the Paiwan identification on the back of the photo is probably mistaken. One of many photos in this collection of...

2. [wa0002] [Tsou tooth removal] [wa0002] [Tsou tooth removal] 280 LEATHER TEXTILES AND FABRICS;281 WORK IN SKINS;300 ADORNMENT;304 BODY ALTERATIONS; Tsou adult males; two are standing and removing tooth from squatting male. Men are wearing trademark skin caps. Segawa and Yuasa write: "At the age of fifteen to twenty, the Tsou extract some of their...

3. [wa0003] [Four Orchid Island women] [wa0003] [Four Orchid Island women] 290 CLOTHING;300 ADORNMENT;301 ORNAMENT;302 TOILET;340 STRUCTURES;342 DWELLINGS; Four women, two standing and two seated under a thatched roof on pavement of round stones. The skirts in this photo are similar to the classic form described by Chen Ch-lu as being "made by sewing together...

4. [wa0004] [Ten Orchid Island women carrying vessels] [wa0004] [Ten Orchid Island women carrying vessels] 250 FOOD PROCESSING;251 PRESERVATION AND STORAGE OF FOOD;320 PROCESSING OF BASIC MATERIALS;323 CERAMIC TECHNOLOGY;460 LABOR;462 DIVISION OF LABOR BY GENDER;480 TRAVEL AND TRANSPORTATION;482 BURDEN CARRYING; Women in striped dresses carry ceramic jars in front of a bamboo-and-thatch building. According to Chen Chi-lu, only the Ami and Yami continued to manufacture pottery into the 1950s and 1960s. While pottery-making...

5. [wa0005] [Nine Orchid Island women dancing in a circle] [wa0005] [Nine Orchid Island women dancing in a circle] 290 CLOTHING;530 ARTS;535 DANCE; Nine women dancing in circle, hands clasped on upper arms, on beach, with canoes in the background. Ethnologist Kano Tadao, in a work first published in 1945, described the Tomoto Dance: "More than ten...

6. [wa0006] [Female coiffure, Fujianese (Hoklo)] [wa0006] [Female coiffure, Fujianese (Hoklo)] 300 ADORNMENT;302 TOILET; Two women wearing black silk upper garments. A similar photograph in the 1930 Atlas of Imperial Japan describes the hairnet as a characteristic of Fujianese women, distinguishing them from women from Guangdong,...

7. [wa0007] [Instruments in the Confucius Shrine, Tainan] [wa0007] [Instruments in the Confucius Shrine, Tainan] 788 RITUAL;530 ARTS;533 MUSIC;534 MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS;780 RELIGIOUS PRACTICES; Several drums, various sizes. Altar and tablet in center of photo with the admonition, "zhaijie/saikai" 斎戒, meaning "to moderate one's eating and drinking, and observe the proscribed taboos." This...

8. [wa0008] [Beigang Chaotian Gong] [wa0008] [Beigang Chaotian Gong] 340 STRUCTURES;341 ARCHITECTURE;346 RELIGIOUS AND EDUCATIONAL STRUCTURES;780 RELIGIOUS PRACTICES; The Beigang Chaotian Gong 北港朝天宮 is one of 100s of Taiwanese temples dedicated to the goddess Mazu 媽祖, a protector of sailors and fishermen, and therefore very popular in coastal Fujian province,...

9. [wa0009] [Japanese Police and Orchid Islanders] [wa0009] [Japanese Police and Orchid Islanders] 410 TOOLS AND APPLIANCES;411 WEAPONS;620 COMMUNITY;625 POLICE;626 SOCIAL CONTROL;629 INTER-ETHNIC RELATIONS;870 EDUCATION; Seventeen Japanese policemen are seated in front of several rows of Orchid Islanders, men, woman and children. The Policeman are holding swords and the adult male islanders hold upright spears. The year...

10. [wa0010] [Ceremonial bells and zither] [wa0010] [Ceremonial bells and zither] 530 ARTS;533 MUSIC;534 MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS;780 RELIGIOUS PRACTICES;788 RITUAL; Bronze ceremonial bells called bianzhong (編鐘), mounted on wooden frames; chimestones, called bianqing (編磬), and stringed instrument, or guqin (古琴). These instruments were used in ancient China...

11. [wa0011] [Sidewalk clothing market ] [wa0011] [Sidewalk clothing market ] 440 MARKETING;443 RETAIL MARKETING; Outdoor clothing market under roof with several stalls.

12. [wa0012] [Aerial view of Chaotian Gong] [wa0012] [Aerial view of Chaotian Gong] 340 STRUCTURES;341 ARCHITECTURE;346 RELIGIOUS AND EDUCATIONAL STRUCTURES;780 RELIGIOUS PRACTICES; See description for image [wa0008].

13. [wa0013] [Orchid Island boats] [wa0013] [Orchid Island boats] 220 FOOD QUEST;226 FISHING;500 WATER AND AIR TRANSPORT;501 BOATS; Orchid Islanders bringing their distinctive decorated fishing boats ashore on beach. See [wa0191] for a description of Yami boat manufacture.

14. [wa0014] [Dadaocheng (Taipei) slaughterhouse] [wa0014] [Dadaocheng (Taipei) slaughterhouse] 250 FOOD PROCESSING;253 MEAT PACKING INDUSTRY;460 LABOR; Taipei slaughterhouse w/brick columns and arched openings. Adult and child male laborers, various stages of production. Pork sausage-making is featured activity of this photo. A photograph of the exterior...

15. [wa0015] [Ghost dancers] [wa0015] [Ghost dancers] 780 RELIGIOUS PRACTICES;790 ECCLESIASTICAL ORGANIZATION;796 ORGANIZED CEREMONIAL; Six ghost dancers standing in front of brick and stone temple. These men would march in processions during festivals and also perform exorcistic dances to expel demonic forces. These ghost dancers accompany...

16. [wa0016] [Ami men plowing fields] [wa0016] [Ami men plowing fields] 231 DOMESTICATED ANIMALS;240 AGRICULTURE;241 TILLAGE;400 MACHINES;407 AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY; Ami men using wooden-wheeled plows with oxen to till fields.

17. [wa0017] [Tainan Yongle market] [wa0017] [Tainan Yongle market] 440 MARKETING;443 RETAIL MARKETING; Enclosed alley market, Tainan city's Yongle town 永楽町. A 1930 Japanese source notes that Yongle's market was lively, and retained much more of Taiwan's traditional flavor than Taipei's markets. The...

18. [wa0018] [Orchid Island architecture] [wa0018] [Orchid Island architecture] 290 CLOTHING;292 SPECIAL GARMENTS;340 STRUCTURES;344 PUBLIC STRUCTURES;410 TOOLS AND APPLIANCES;411 WEAPONS; Several Orchid Islanders, men and boys, posing for camera in loin-cloths, upper garments, and helmets. Some men are holding spears, standing on a rounded-stone wall. Kano Tadao labels the roofed structure...

19. [wa0019] [Paiwan man flanked by four women] [wa0019] [Paiwan man flanked by four women] 290 CLOTHING;292 SPECIAL GARMENTS;300 ADORNMENT;301 ORNAMENT;560 SOCIAL STRATIFICATION;565 CLASSES; Paiwan man and four women in official attire and headwear in Pingdong County. A matching set of cards which include this one are held at the Taiwan National Central Library (ncl) in an envelope marked:...

20. [wa0020] [Orchid Islanders with spears upright] [wa0020] [Orchid Islanders with spears upright] 410 TOOLS AND APPLIANCES;411 WEAPONS;510 LIVING STANDARDS AND ROUTINES;516 POSTURES; Several dozen Orchid Island males crouch with spears in upright position. H. Suzuki's caption has been copied onto the back of this card, suggesting that one of the Warners read H. Suzuki's 1935 photo...
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