Mary Kawena Pukui, 1957.

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Mrs. Mary K. Pukui

‘Words Are My Business,’ Says Kamaaina Author

By JEANETTE LAM

A new and important milestone in the long and fruitful career of Mrs. Mary Kawena Pukui is the long-awaited Hawaiian-English dictionary written by her and Dr. Samuel H. Elbert, University of Hawaii linguist. The dictionary has recently been released by the University of Hawaii Press. Continue reading

Te Rangi Hiroa in Honokaa, 1940.

[Found under: “HUNAHUNA MEA HOU HAMAKUA AME KOHALA”]

In the evening of this coming Monday, Dr. Buck will appear at the Honokaa CHURCH, and he will speak to those who come on the topic of THE WAY OF LIFE OF THE POLYNESIANS. He is a haole who is working at the MUSEUM OF BISHOP AND THE CHIEFESS PAUAHI.

[Dr. Peter Buck is the renown director of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum from 1936–1951.]

(Hoku o Hawaii, 10/16/1940, p. 1)

Ma ke ahiahi o ka Poakahi...

Ka Hoku o Hawaii, Volume XXXV, Number 25, Aoao 1. Okakoba 16, 1940.