Yesterday [December 19] was the birthday of the Aliiwahine Mrs. Bernice Pauahi Bishop. Continue reading
I just saw in the Bishop Museum online newsletter the following announcement!
‘Ōlelo No‘eau Available For Preorder
We’re thrilled to share with you that one of our most beloved titles, Mary Kawena Pukui’s ʻŌlelo Noʻeau: Hawaiian Proverbs & Poetical Sayings, has been reprinted in partnership with the Dolores Furtado Martin Foundation—and preorders are available NOW online at Bishop Museum Press!
Museum members can utilize their membership discount on the Press website by entering the promo code MEMBER20 prior to checkout.
Copies will be available for pickup and/or purchase in Shop Pacifica starting Monday, December 10, 2018.
HOOHENO NA KA HAE AMERIKA
Ia oe e ka la e alohi nei,
Ma na welelau a o ka honua,
Hoike mai oe i kou nani,
O ka hae aloha o Amerika; Continue reading
[Found under: “KELA A ME KEIA.”]
From the sugar plantation of Kealia, Kauai, Continue reading
An Ancient Image.
On the Inter-Island wharf yesterday morning was standing a crate in shape resembling a coffin. On inquiry it was found to contain “Waianuenue,” an ancient wooden “fish” god. Continue reading
[Found under: “LOCAL AND GENERAL NEWS.”]
The Bishop Museum has obtained another ancient Hawaiian wooden idol from Kealia plantation Continue reading
GHOST IDOL FOUND NEAR HALEIWA HOTEL
Rev. W. D. Westervelt discovered an ancient Hawaiian idol in a taro pond near the Haleiwa hotel last week and will have the same sent to the Bishop Museum to be placed on exhibition. Continue reading