Hawaiian Government Gazette and the “Royal Order of the Star of Oceania,” 1887.

[Found under: “LOCAL NEWS.”]

The Hawaii Government Gazette has appeared and will continue to be published weekly on Mondays. Continue reading

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The beginning of Mary Kawena Pukui & Margaret Titcomb’s list of sea creatures, 1940.

TO PEOPLE WHO KNOW THE  NAMES OF VARIOUS SEA CREATURES AND THEIR DESCRIPTIONS

Here below is a list of names of some Hawaiian sea creatures that are written down in a book of names of the Kamehameha Museum.

The director of the Museum wrote that if some of our oldsters can write down the names and descriptions of the fishes.

That director wrote that he will pay the cost of one year’s subscription to the newspaper Ka Hoku o Hawaii, if he receives some fish names and a description of them, like if it is long, or striped, and so forth.

Here below is a list of names of some fishes sent in by Mrs. Mary Kawena Pukui and Mrs. Makalika Titcomb [Margaret Titcomb]. Continue reading

Another Leilani Estates ad, 1969.

Invest in a promising area before everybody else does.

Buy Leilani Estates

$100 DOWN ONE ACRE

Honolulu Landing
Nanawale Bay
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Kipu Point
KAPOHO
LEILANI ESTATES
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Proposed Marina
Proposed Park Improvement
Isaac Hale Beach Park
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MacKenzie Park
Maikoiko Point
OPIHIKAO
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Black Sands Beach
Kaimu Park
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For $100 down you can invest in a one-acre, fee simple, garden-residential estate at Leilani Estates. Developer-paid electrical power lines will be extended to every lot. County-dedicated roads will be completed within 90 days. Continue reading

This must have been an awesome image, 1875.

SUPERB GIFT

FROM THE

Kuokoa Newspaper for 1876!

This coming year, 1876, the Kuokoa Newspaper, and Greatest Prize of the Hawaiian Nation, will gift to its people who prepay their two dollars, a superb and proud gift, that being Pictures of the seven Monarchs of Hawaii nei, from Kamehameha I, the “Napoleon of the Pacific;” Liholiho I., Kamehameha II.; Kamehameha III.; Kamehameha IV., Liholiho II.; Kamehameha V.; Lunalilo I.; and Kalakaua I. Their Pictures will be all printed on thick paper so that it can be taken care of greatly. Continue reading