Bishop Museum Media

Coming of the Polynesians 1975

Program produced in 1975 by George Tahara with Kenneth P. Emory, Ph. D. Narrated by Jack Kellner; music edited by Tiki George with sound by Teri-tai. Subjects include islands of the Pacific; the Polynesian triangle; how Polynesian cultures are similar; the migration of ancestors of the Polynesians; Raiatea Island; navigation; Herb Kane; the Polynesian Voyaging Society; the Hōkūleʻa. This footage is from Bishop Museum accession number 1986.0570.

Languages: English


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