Hawaiian Legacy Foundation: Eddie & Myrna Kamae

Interview with Ruth Kaholoaʻa in Hilo 4/13/91 tape 1

Interview with Ruth Kaholoaʻa recorded at her home in Hilo on April 13, 1991 for the documentary "Hawaiian Voices: Bridging Past to Present." In this interview Kaholoaʻa shares her life story; how she was raised in Waimanu and spent time in Hakalau and Waipiʻo Valley; the olden days in Waipiʻo Valley; losing her home in the 1946 tidal wave; sharing some family names and her family's Japanese/Hawaiian style of living in Hawaiʻi.

Languages: English


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