Waialua Girls’ Boarding School land auctioned off, 1883.

[Found under: “LOCAL AND GENERAL.”]

The plot of land at Waialua on this Island, embracing an area of 24¼ acres, which has been occupied by the Waialua Female Seminary Continue reading

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Where is the new Honolulu Hale? 1856.

LAND FOR SALE.

HEAR ME, you people who want good land. I have in my hands some lands to sell:  kula lands and kalo lands. Continue reading

Explanation of abbreviations, 1906.

ANNOUNCEMENTS OF DOCUMENTS RECORDED IN THE RECORDER’S  OFFICE.

ABBREVIATIONS [HUA HOAILONA].

We publish in this column announcements of documents submitted for recording at the Recorder’s Office [Keena Kakau Kope] here in Honolulu, as well as the documents recorded there. However, in order for those who read this column to understand it, they will need to know first the abbreviations shown below: 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
Makaukiu
Kipu Point
KAPOHO
LEILANI ESTATES
Cape Kumukahi
Kapoho Point
Proposed Marina
Proposed Park Improvement
Isaac Hale Beach Park
POHOIKI
MacKenzie Park
Maikoiko Point
OPIHIKAO
Waipuku Point
Black Sands Beach
Kaimu Park
KALAPANA
Painted Church
Queen’s Bath
Kalapana Park

KALAPANA/POHOIKI RESORT REGION

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

Names of the channels between the islands, 1909.

[Found under: “NA MEA ANO NUI O KE AO NEI: NA KAI ME NA KOWA AME NA KAIKUONO AME NA PUALI.”]

The places where the ocean [moana] meet with the land, and nearly surround the land, or are on the sides of lands, they are called seas [kai], like the Caribbean Sea [kai Karibiana], Black Sea [kai Eleele], White Sea [kai Keokeo], Mediterranean Sea [kai Waenahonua], Red Sea [kai Ula]. Along with the sea of Alenuihaha between Hawaii and Maui, Continue reading