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Samoan Chiefs - Samoan Islands, Apia, Chiefs The photographer was G. Riemer, the paymaster of the SMS Hertha who took many stereoviews during the journey of the "Hertha" to East Asia and the Islands in the South Pacific. - by vicky Moana, Samoan Men, Samoan Food, Samoan People, Costume Ethnique, Afrique Art, Polynesian Culture, African History, People Of The World

Samoan Chiefs - 1870s

Samoan Islands, Apia, Chiefs (1870s) The photographer was G. Riemer, the paymaster of the SMS Hertha who took many stereoviews during the journey of the "Hertha" to East Asia and the Islands in the South Pacific. (1874 - 1877)

Samoan female ceremonial dancer, taken by Thomas Andrew during the Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - Samoan warrior The costume wo. Samoan Women, Thomas Andrews, American Tattoos, Samoan Tattoo, Coming Of Age, Popular Tattoos, Historical Photos, Headpiece, Vintage Photos

National Library of New Zealand

The National Library and Alexander Turnbull Library are here to help you access and use the collective knowledge of New Zealand.

les-sources-du-nil: Arthur James Iles Maori Women, New Zealand, circa Museum Victoria Tahiti, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Polynesian People, Polynesian Art, Polynesian Culture, Maori People, Maori Designs, Photo D Art

Remarkable portraits show the last traditionally inked Maori women

The late 19th and early 20th century photographs show some of the last Maori women to wear the traditional ta moko face marking in New Zealand before it was outlawed by British colonialists.

Olympic swimming gold medalist and surfing pioneer Duke Kahanamoku with his surfboard in Hawaii (ca. Vintage Hawaii, Surf Vintage, Vintage Surfing, Retro Surf, Vintage Tiki, Poster Vintage, Vintage Travel, Kelly Slater, Surf Mar

Duke Kahanamoku, Ambassador of Aloha

"The best surfer out there is the one having the most fun." - Duke Kahanamoku There's a reason why a movie of Duke Kahanamoku's life has never been made. No

Hawaiian women eating poi, photo by J. Gonsalves, ca. Image from Bishop Myseum Archives, Honolulu, Hawaii. Hawaiian People, Hawaiian Woman, Aloha Hawaii, Honolulu Hawaii, Hawaii Life, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Hawaii Pictures, Vintage Hawaii

Instagram post by Bishop Museum • May 29, 2015 at 12:19am UTC

153 Likes, 3 Comments - Bishop Museum (@bishopmuseum) on Instagram: “#tbt Hawaiian women eating poi, photo by J. A. Gonsalves, ca. 1920. Image from Bishop Myseum…”

Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop of Hawai‘i (December 1831 – October born Bernice Pauahi Pākī and her hānai sister Queen Lili‘uokalani of Hawai‘i, born Lydia Lili‘u Loloku Walania Wewehi Kamaka‘eha-a-Kapa‘akea, legal and hānai Lydia Kamaka‘eha Pākī (right). Queen Of Hawaii, Hawaiian Monarchy, Hawaiian Art, Hawaiian Queen, Hula Dance, Rose Queen, Royal Tiaras, Aloha Hawaii, Vintage Hawaii

Pākī Sisters

High Chief Abner Pākī and his wife High Chiefess Laura Kōnia (Kamehameha III’s niece) had one child, a daughter, Bernice Pauahi Pākī (born December 19, 1831.) High Chief Caesar Kapaʻakea and …

Portrait of Abigail Campbell Kawānanakoa, Hawaii, Hawaii State Archives Oahu Hawaii, Kauai, Hawaii Pics, Hawaiian Monarchy, Rose Queen, Vintage Hawaii, Princess Mary, Hawaiian Islands, Women In History

"Democratic" Princess Of Hawai'i: Princess Abigail Kawānanakoa

Abigail Wahi ʻ ika ʻ ahu ʻ ula Campbell 1.I.1882 – 12.IV.1945 Princess Abigail Kawā nanakoa Article from " Honolulu Advertiser" ...

Women of the Village (Samoa), c. tattoos tatau tattoos back tattoos meaning tattoos forearm Samoan Dance, Samoan Women, Samoan People, Polynesian Art, Polynesian Culture, History Of Photography, Samoan Tattoo, People Of The World, South Pacific

Women of the Village (Samoa 1900)

It seems that this one has been taken in a studio. I think there is a backdrop behind the women.

Queen Lili'uokalani of Hawai'i, born Lydia Liliʻu Loloku Walania Wewehi Kamakaʻeha-a-Kapaʻakea, legal and hānai Lydia Kamakaʻeha Pākī. Queen Of Hawaii, Hawaiian Queen, Hawaiian Art, Hawaiian Dancers, Women In History, Black History, Hawaiian Monarchy, Vintage Hawaii, Hawaiian Islands

Queen Lili‘uokalani's legacy continues to inspire

She may have been forced to give up her throne more than a century ago, but Queen Lili'uokalani retains a firm hold on the hearts of many Native Hawaiians - and has captured the imaginations of a growing number of authors and artists. And given the role that Northern California played in the islands' history, it's only appropriate that some of the new explorations of her legacy are originating here.

Image from page 276 of "Samoa 'uma, where life is different" African Tribes, African Diaspora, Pacific Destinations, South Pacific, My People, Historical Photos, Black History, Vintage Photos, Polynesian Art

Image from page 276 of "Samoa 'uma, where life is different" (1902)

Identifier: samoaumawherelif00chur Title: Samoa 'uma, where life is different Year: 1902 (1900s) Authors: Churchill, Llewella Pierce, Mrs. [from old catalog] Subjects: Publisher: New York, Forest and Stream publishing company Contributing Library: The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor: The Library of Congress View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in…

King Kamehameha II of Hawaii Hawaiian People, Hawaiian Dancers, Hawaian Islands, King Kamehameha, Kings Hawaiian, Kona Coast, King Art, South Pacific, Big Island

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