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On ice and challenges and such, 1919 / timeless.

On Assisting Destitute Hawaiians

O True Hawaiians, rise, stand, and give a helping hand of aloha, oh to you, Hawaii’s own, the flesh of your flesh, the bone of your bone. 393 more words

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Kona Historical Society Fundraiser, 2014.

The Kona Historical Society’s “Save Hawaii’s History” auction runs from July 13th to July 27th.

Kona Historical Society will be “Saving Hawaii’s History” by auctioning off a number of fun and unique items to bid on to raise money for our educational programs.  68 more words

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Hawaiian Historical Society, 2014

Check out the interesting and educational posts by the Hawaiian Historical Society found here on Facebook, and go become members as well! They are the caretakers of a great number of the original historic Hawaiian-Language Newspapers, and… 23 more words

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Hawaiian Music, an editorial, 1911.

How Hawaiian Music is Being Misconstrued!

Perhaps the thoughts of the Kuokoa may not be the same as those of others about the way Hawaiian music is being sung these days, but because we hold dear listening to the beauty and the sweet sounds along with the joy of the voices, therefore the… 651 more words

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"American Queen"? 1917.


Clarifications by a Newspaper Writer about Her.


To “Ke Ola o Hawaii,”

Appearing in the British newspaper, The Outlook, of the other week, there were a number of awe-inspiring lines about our Queen, Liliuokalani, titled: “An American Queen.” This is how it went: 508 more words