Board of Immigration ad, 1868.

Vessel Wanted.

By authority of the Board of Immigration, the undersigned solicits proposals for furnishing a

Schooner or Other Vessel,

Of sufficient capacity to accommodate at least

Forty Immigrant Passengers,

Such vessel will be required to proceed to the


And such other points as my be designated by the Board, or the Agent who may be selected, to take charge of the enterprise.

PROPOSALS will be received until the First Day of September next.

Further information may be obtained by application to

Ferdinand W. Hutchison.

Bureau of Immigration,

August 25th, 1868.

(Hawaiian Gazette, 9/16/1868, p. 2)


Hawaiian  Gazette, Volume IV, Number 35, Page 2. September 16, 1868.

South Pacific Islanders to come to Hawaii, 1869.

The Ship Maunaloa.—This past Monday, the three-masted ship the Maunaloa left for the islands of the south of this Pacific Ocean to bring laborers back; it was sent by the Board of Immigration [Papa Hoopae Limahana] as per the Law that passed on the 23rd of June, 1868.

(Au Okoa, 2/18/1869, p. 2)


Ke Au Okoa, Buke IV, Helu 44, Aoao 2. Feberuari 18, 1869.

Kahuna lapaau, 1869.

Hawaiian Medicinal Kahuna.—Yesterday the Hawaiian  Board of Health [Papa Ola Hawaii] convened to interview Hawaiian kahuna. There were many kahuna who arrived, perhaps two hundred. It is not known how many were approved.

(Au Okoa, 2/18/1869, p. 2)


Ke Au Okoa, Buke IV, Helu 44, Aoao 2. Feberuari 18, 1869.