The Cyclorama of Kilauea at the Chicago World’s Fair, 1893.

Hawaiian Boys at Chicago.

There are eight Hawaiian singing youths at the Cyclorama of Kilauea the Crater of Pele at Chicago, and it would appear as if they are on their way home with Moeheau [Mooheau] aboard the steamship Monowai, or perhaps aboard the Australia. Mr. Whitney saw and met with them in Chicago a few weeks ago. All of them were in good health, and they sang like the call of lovebirds. And everyone who entered to see the exhibit of the cyclorama of Kilauea crater were very amazed.

Here are the names of the youths: John Maipinepine, John Eluene, William Aeko, East Kahulu, John Moke, J. K. Kanepuu, D. K. Ilae, D. Kahanamoku, and WIlliam Olepau.

(Kuokoa, 11/11/1893, p. 3)

Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XXXII, Helu 45, Aoao 3. Novemaba 11, 1893.

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