Rebekah Kaheiki Kaualua, former student at Waialua Girls’ Boarding School, 1881.

[Found under: “NA LETA A NA HAUMANA O HALEIWA, WAIALUA.”]

Kalapana, Puna, Hawaii, Apr. 29, 1881.

Miss Mary E. Green, Aloha oe:—

I am truly blessed to answer to you as to the questions pertaining to us, the students. And these are the answers to those questions:

1. What is your name?

Miss Rebekah Kaheiki. Continue reading

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Speaking of Waoala, does anyone know of its location? 1876.

Waoala, Waialua.

O Ka Lahui Hawaii;—Aloha:

While we were living in the calm of the forests moistened by the cold beads of dew of the mountains while we reveled in the sweet calls of the birds and enjoyed the swaying of the trees that were lush with dark green foliage of the forests, as the cool scent of maile wafted strongly from all around where we sat. The thought to write some sentences was induced, and these are they:—

You may be wondering about the name Waoala. That place is in the mountains of Waialua. There perhaps is no other fine place like it, if we are not mistaken. Continue reading

Mary Papa, former student at Waialua Girls’ Boarding School, 1881.

[Found under: “NA LETA A NA HAUMANA O HALEIWA, WAIALUA.]

Aala, Honolulu, July 6, 1881.

Miss Mary E. Green: Much aloha to you and the students of the school, who enjoy the comfort of Haleiwa, my dear home where I was educated.

I have great appreciation for your thoughts which were printed in the Nupepa Kuokoa in January of this year, calling to us, the students of Haleiwa from the time of Rev. O.  H. Gulick until today; and being that I was a student of the school, I am  glad to respond. Here below are the drops of lehua nectar of the bird of Waoala.*

Question 1. What is your name?

Answer. Mary Papa. Continue reading

Mary Pililua, former student at Waialua Girls’ Boarding School, 1881.

LETTERS FROM THE STUDENTS OF HALEIWA, WAIALUA.

Punahoa, Hilo,  June 3, 1881.

Much loved, Miss Mary E. Green

Aloha nui oe:—

And to all the students under your guidance.

Because of your invitation, calling to all the students of Haleiwa from the time of O. H. Gulick until now with questions about that.

I am one of the students during the time of Gulick, and I am happy to answer your questions. Continue reading

Call out to former Waialua Girls’ School students, 1881.

ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE PREVIOUS STUDENTS OF THE BOARDING SCHOOL OF WAIALUA, OAHU.

Pertaining to Haleiwa.

Haleiwa is the name of this Boarding School here in Waialua, the place where girls were educated; O. H. Gulick was the first teacher who lived here; after he left Waiohinu, Kau, this school was rebuilt, during the time he lived here and directed the school, and this school was named Haleiwa. Continue reading

Yew Char returns, 1916.

CHINESE OF HONOLULU COMPLETES COURSE IN ART OF PHOTOGRAPHY

YEW CHAR

Studied Profession Two Years In Chicago College—May Enter Business Here

Yew Char, a well known Chinese boy of Honolulu has just finished a two year course of study in a Chicago photographic institution and is returning to the city as an expert camera man and technical man in the great modern art. He is the first Chinese to obtain a complete education in this business. Continue reading