Bishop Museum Media

The Story of Ewa : A Cane Sugar Plantation 1926

Program filmed by Ray Jerome Baker for Ewa Plantation in 1926 includes footage of the plantation filmed from a train; shots from inside the sugar plant; steam engine tractors; ploughing with machinery; sugarcane stalks; harvesting; bagging; loading pack animals; planting stalks; irrigation; workers; burning cane; clearing a way for railroad tracks; loading carts; trains carrying cane to the plant. This footage is from Bishop Museum accession number 1974.0087.

Languages: English


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