Kamehameha Boys’ School, Bishop Hall, 1894.


The picture above is a picture of the Kamehameha Boys’ Schoolhouse, which stands on the grounds in Kalihi, upland of King Street [Alanui Alii], and its area is 82 acres.

The school supervisors are the Hon. C. R. Bishop, President; Rev. C. M. Hyde, D. D., Vice President; Hon. S. M. Damon, Treasurer; C. M. Cooke, Secretary; Hon. Joseph O. Carter. Financial Committee—Bishop, Damon, and Cooke. Education Committee—Bishop, Hyde, and Carter.

Instructors—Theodore Richards, Principal; U. Thompson, Science and Carpentry; R. B. Anderson, Mathematics and Manual Labor; D. S. Ruevsky, Science, Political Science, and Printing; G. H. Babb, Drawing, Wood Shop, and Military Education; L. C. Lyman, Head of the Steam and Electric Engines; Mrs. Andrews, Matron; Miss Katherine Pope, English Language and Reading; Miss A. A. Snow, Geography and History; D. Kanuha, Sewing Teacher; N. N. Kauhane, Assistant Steam Engineer; S. S. Mahuka, Librarian.

(Kuokoa, 6/2/1894, p. 1)


Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XXXIII, Helu 22, Aoao 1. Iune 2, 1894.

2 thoughts on “Kamehameha Boys’ School, Bishop Hall, 1894.

  1. This is the original classroom building of the Kamehameha School for Boys. The interior today is still in the same layout, although the building is not currently open and is unused due to its condition. But restoration will happen someday.

  2. Pingback: The Kamehameha Museum and the Kamehameha Schools, 1894. | nupepa

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