Death of Elia Helekunihi, 1896.


On Tuesday, the 16th of June, Rev. Helekunihi died at 58 years old. He died of a fever and throwing up blood at Haiku. Continue reading

Two handwritten newspapers from Haiku, Maui, 1881.

[Found under: NA MEA HOU O HAIKU, MAUI.]

Newspaper published weekly.—There are two weekly newspapers that are written by hand here in Haiku. The first is “Hoku Kakahiaka,” which comes out on Wednesdays. The second is “Ko Haiku Ponoi,” which comes out on Saturdays. Continue reading