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Hawaiian Musical Performances by SOS Recording Service 1941-1948

Includes several performances from SOS Recording Service from 1941 to 1948. Performances include Andy Cummings singing "Waikiki" accompanied by female models and hula dancers; the 17th Annual Lei Day Celebration at Honolulu City Hall; the island queens; John Kamealoha and his Hawaiians [John Kamealoha Almeida and his Hawaiians] in Songs and Dances of Hawaiʻi, featuring Pua Almeida; Lena Machado entertaining Hawaiian Air Depot workers; Bill Crawford singing "Lei Oleander"; "Hukilau"; Pua Almeida and his Polynesians with some hula; an explanation of hula. This footage is from Bishop Museum accession number 1992.0295.0002.

Languages: English


  • Music

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