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One more story from Kalaupapa, 1906.


Mr. Editor of the Kuokoa Newspaper, Honolulu, T. H.

Please insert the activities of the Hoike of the Sunday School of Kanaana Hou, at 9:30 a. 289 more words


Kokua being sent out of Kalaupapa, 1903.

Desire to Live in Kalaupapa

According to reports, most of the assistants and the people who have been diagnosed not to have leprosy have requested of the Board of Health to remain in Kalaupapa. 432 more words


A father at Kalaupapa loses a son far away, 1903.

My Beloved Lei, My Child, Has Passed.

Mr. Editor of the newspaper Ke Aloha Aina.

Aloha oe:—May it please your honor to allow me some space of our precious “nupepa” for my bundle of sadness for which the title appears above, so that the friends of my child who live in the wafting Eka wind of that calm land may know. 239 more words

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Brother Dutton on Molokai, 1911.

25 Years on Molokai.

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