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Filipino American History Month

In celebration of Filipino American Heritage Month we’ve compiled footage from various collections showcasing the Filipino community in Hawai’i.

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Hanapbuhay Filipina : Looking for Work in Hawaii

Hanapbuhay Filipina : Looking for Work in Hawaii

A look at Filipino immigrant women and their problems with finding suitable employment in Hawaiʻi.

Duration:
00:32:23
Interview with Marie C. Blanco

Interview with Marie C. Blanco

Interview with Marie C. Blanco, Senator Inouye's former chief of staff. This interview was recorded in Falls Church, Virginia on July 7, 2015 for...

Year:
2015
Duration:
01:24:52
Interview with worker

Interview with worker

Retired mill operator talks about emigrating to Hawaiʻi and his thoughts on the future of Kāʻū now that the plantation is closing.

Duration:
00:05:00
Interview with Jesus Aderinto

Interview with Jesus Aderinto

Interview with Jesus Aderinto, rake man at the plantation.

Duration:
00:02:30
Kahului Filipino Community Association INC. Fifth Annual Miss Sampaguita Contest 1979

Kahului Filipino Community Association INC. Fifth Annual Miss Sampaguita Contest...

Kahului Filipino Community Association INC. Fifth Annual Miss Sampaguita Contest. Includes dancing from the Kahului Maui Junior Catholic Club...

Duration:
01:24:14
DIALOG : Hawaii's Filipino Community (1989)

DIALOG : Hawaii's Filipino Community (1989)

This episode of DIALOG deals with Hawaiʻi's Filipino community. Some local Filipinos say they have been getting a bum rap in the news media. The...

Year:
1989
Duration:
00:57:54
Interview with Norman Asuncion 5/6/98

Interview with Norman Asuncion 5/6/98

Interview with Norman Asuncion conducted by Chris Conybeare on May 6th, 1998 about the 1949 Dock Strike. Topics include his parents immigrating to...

Year:
1998
Duration:
00:29:26
Military Training

Military Training

Possibly footage of Filipinos training for U.S. military and working on sugar plantations. Footage of work schedule says: "Sugar: the essential...

Duration:
00:09:49
Interview with Judge Alfred Laureta

Interview with Judge Alfred Laureta

Interview with Judge Alfred Laureta recorded on March 21, 2015 at his home in Līhuʻe, Kauaʻi for the Daniel K. Inouye Oral History Project. Topics...

Year:
2015
Duration:
01:46:08
DIALOG : Lt. Governor's Race (1986)

DIALOG : Lt. Governor's Race (1986)

Episode of DIALOG featuring a roundtable discussion with the 1986 candidates for Lieutenant Governor. Candidates are Democrat Ben Cayetano and...

Year:
1986
Duration:
00:58:57
ENG File #259

ENG File #259

This ENG File contains 45 clips of news footage on a variety of topics from March 31, 1982 to April 3, 1982.

Duration:
01:02:25