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Solidarity.

“Kūlia i ka nuʻu!”

strive for the heights

Alii

Chicken or egg? Did this come before the still popular mele, "Kukuna o ka La"? 1921.

HULA HA’I MEAHOU.

O ke anuenue ko’u papale,
Hokuwelowelo ko’u lipine.
Hae ka ilio ma Puuloa,
He alahula ia na Kaahupahau.
Nanea i ka holo a ke kaaahi, 142 more words

Mele

Hauʻoli lā hānau!

Wishing Aunty a happy birthday.

Were it not for her, I would not be doing this blog…

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Let's move forward, and not backward. 1897.

All the while the circle of annexationists are reviling the Asians, they majority of them are employing those people as servants. How are you being deceived of the truth of their desires, O United States of America? 20 more words

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Donations, 2017 and beyond.

Aloha all,

I have been asked where donations for this blog should be sent. I am not asking for money. I am just doing this blog on the side when time permits. 124 more words

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A set of mele including "E aha ia ana o Maunakea," composed by Lioe Kaanaana of Waimea for Ane Bell, 1894.

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Hanohano Mana i ka uhiwai
Haaheo i ka liko o ka mamane
O ka noe a ka ua kikoni ili
Me he la o kuu aloha kekahi… 491 more words

Mele

History from the old Hawaiian newspapers!

Perhaps these posts will be useful to someone you know?

Help support the recovery of all kinds of people, places, and information from the old Hawaiian newspapers! 34 more words

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