Streets of Honolulu, 1856.

Some Names of Government Streets here in Honolulu.—The Privy Council of the King pronounced:

The street between Beretania Street and Ii Street is Emma Street; the street between the Polynesian printing house and the Sailors’ House is Paki Street; the street between Nuuanu Street and Liliha Street upland of Waikahalulu Falls is Wailele Street; the street from Nuuanu to Kalihi seaside of the house of Gerrit P. Judd [Kauka Judd] is Kalihi Street; the street from Nuuanu to Kalihi makai of Hali’s [?] place and upland of the church is Maemae Street; the street from Nuuanu until Royal School [ka hale Kula Alii] seaside of Bishop’s house is Ii Street; the street from Nuuanu until Fort Street upland of Turena Church [?? halepule o Turena] is Kukui Street.

(Hae Hawaii, 12/3/1856, p. 158)

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Ka Hae Hawaii, Buke I, Helu 40, Aoao 158. Dekemaba 3, 1856.

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2 thoughts on “Streets of Honolulu, 1856.

  1. Mahalo for this! Earlier this year I was going through the Privy Council notes and saw a reference to the street names. Now I’m going to have to go back and look that up.

  2. Pingback: New street names announcement in English, 1856. | nupepa

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