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)
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.
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
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…”
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 …
"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" ...
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" (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…
'Kamehameha II, Hawaiian King (1797-1824)' Giclee Print - | Art.com
Kamehameha II, Hawaiian King (1797-1824) Giclee Print. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at Art.com. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.