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Planes, Trains and Waʻa. We're taking an intriguing look at the diverse ways people and things have traveled around the islands over the decades. Transportation has taken so many forms from waʻa to horses to trains and, of course, automobiles.

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Hilo Railroad

Hilo Railroad

Hilo Railroad footage includes views of the railroad tracks; scenery from onboard the train; bridges; tunnels; passengers disembarking; the Captain...

Duration:
00:13:16
Grove Farm trains tape 2 3/10/87

Grove Farm trains tape 2 3/10/87

This video contains footage recorded on March 10, 1987. Footage includes the Wainiha running, ringing a train bell, Eliseo Antonio and Ernest Rosa...

Year:
1987
Duration:
00:19:54
Grove Farm trains tape 1 3/10/87

Grove Farm trains tape 1 3/10/87

This video contains footage recorded on March 10, 1987. Footage includes Eliseo Antonio roiling parts of the Wainiha, trains running on the tracks...

Year:
1987
Duration:
00:19:41
Last Ride on the Historic Oahu Railway 12/31/1947

Last Ride on the Historic Oahu Railway 12/31/1947

Footage recorded in 1947 includes crowds at the Oahu Railway and Land Company (OR&L) Depot and Kahuku; shots inside and outside the train;...

Year:
1947
Duration:
00:13:53
Aloha Week, Downtown Honolulu, Waikiki, Honolulu Airport 1950

Aloha Week, Downtown Honolulu, Waikiki, Honolulu Airport 1950

Recorded circa 1950, footage includes Aloha Week parade floats; people diving and swimming at a waterfall; crowds in downtown Honolulu; the street...

Duration:
00:08:44
Mr. Ecklund on Parade

Mr. Ecklund on Parade

Could be home movie: "Mr. Ecklund on Parade, 1931"; Walter Ecklund ran the Von Hamm Young auto assembly company on Hawaii Island, this is a parade...

Duration:
00:10:51
1941 Swimming Nationals, Honolulu Harbor, train ride, hula

1941 Swimming Nationals, Honolulu Harbor, train ride, hula

This video contains a copy of a film reel recorded onto videotape. The reel contains various footage of members of Coach Sakamoto's Three-Year Swim...

Duration:
01:25:25
Waikīkī, Honolulu Boat Day 1935

Waikīkī, Honolulu Boat Day 1935

Footage recorded in 1935 includes shots of Waikīkī and downtown Honolulu; The Royal Hawaiian Hotel; crowds on the beach; a shoreline; Boat Day at...

Duration:
00:09:50
Bulk sugar carrier

Bulk sugar carrier

This video includes footage of bulk sugar carrier HSTC-1. Scenes include the carrier and a tugboat, the crew on board, and bringing the ship in to...

Duration:
00:20:18
Outrigger canoe racing - Waikīkī Beach 1944

Outrigger canoe racing - Waikīkī Beach 1944

Footage recorded in 1944 includes outrigger canoe race contestants; teams paddling and racing; Duke Kahanamoku paddling; surfers; shots of Waikīkī;...

Duration:
00:15:40
Hawaiʻi #3 : Hawaiʻi Island circa 1950

Hawaiʻi #3 : Hawaiʻi Island circa 1950

Amateur travelogue film of Hawaiʻi Island shot on 16mm film circa 1950 by an unknown photographer. Footage includes plane take off and footage of...

Duration:
00:26:16
Canoe Paddlers in the Ala Wai

Canoe Paddlers in the Ala Wai

Original footage of canoes and paddlers in the Ala Wai Canal in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi. B-roll featured in program "Cowboys & Canoes" for the Rice and...

Duration:
00:18:47