Bishop Museum Media

Boyhood of Kamehameha 1973

Program produced by George Tahara in 1973 starring the Kea Family depicts Kamehameha from his prophecy before birth until his lifting of the Naha Stone. The program has information about Hawaiʻi, Hawaiian culture and nature mixed into the moʻolelo of Kamehameha. Features a clip of ʻIolani Luahine dancing hula. This footage is from Bishop Museum accession number 1984.0215.0045.

Languages: English


  • Documentary

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