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Plantation Life

Plantation Life

Many families in Hawaiʻi can trace part of their lineage to someone who played a part in the island sugar industry. For many kamaʻaina, that means they likely had family who lived and worked on these ubiquitous plantations. This theme puts the spotlight on the experiences of the generations who lived through this recent, rich and often romanticized part of Hawaiʻi's history.

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Interview with Chic Miyamoto Enos 5/84

Interview with Chic Miyamoto Enos 5/84

Interview with Chic Miyamoto Enos, a member of Coach Sakamoto's Three-Year Swim club recorded in May 1984. Topics include plantation life, having...

Duration:
00:11:40
Interview with Robert Shigeo Muroda and Shizume Muroda #1

Interview with Robert Shigeo Muroda and Shizume Muroda #1

Interview with Mr. Robert Shigeo Muroda and Mrs. Shizume Muroda conducted by Chris Conybeare and Barbara Kawakami and recorded for the Wedding Days...

Duration:
00:19:43
Interview with Masaki Tabusa and Ruth Ayako Tabusa #4 8/12/1987

Interview with Masaki Tabusa and Ruth Ayako Tabusa #4 8/12/1987

Interview with Masaki Tabusa and Ruth Ayako Tabusa conducted by Chris Conybeare and Barbara Kawakami recorded on August 12, 1987 for the Wedding...

Year:
1987
Duration:
00:20:36
Interview with Harry Ho #1 4/26/88

Interview with Harry Ho #1 4/26/88

Interview with Harry Ho recorded on April 26, 1988 conducted by Chris Conybeare and an unknown woman at a Chinese cemetery for Rice Mill Days....

Year:
1988
Duration:
00:19:25
Puunene Revisited

Puunene Revisited

CLEAR presents Puunene Revisited for the Rice & Roses series; produced and written by Chris Conybeare and directed and edited by Joy Chong. Puunene...

Duration:
00:29:00
Irrigation

Irrigation

Sugar Plantation.

Duration:
00:05:00
Eliseo Antonio with Wainiha and Paulo trains 3/10/87

Eliseo Antonio with Wainiha and Paulo trains 3/10/87

This video contains footage recorded on March 10, 1987 of Eliseo Antonio starting the fire, running the Wainiha, feeding wood to the fire, driving...

Year:
1987
Duration:
00:21:12
Rice & Roses : Introduction to the History of Hawaiian Labor Part 1 and 2

Rice & Roses : Introduction to the History of Hawaiian Labor Part 1 and 2

Rice & Roses presents : Introduction to the History of Hawaiian Labor, parts one and two. Produced by Bob Miller, directed by Monte Hickok, script...

Duration:
00:57:52