PBS Hawaiʻi

Pau Hana Years : Huliheʻe Palace part 1; 1975

In this episode of Pau Hana Years recorded in 1975, Bob Barker visits the Huliheʻe Palace in Kailua-Kona and interviews the staff about the collections. In the Kūhiō Room, Josephine Norton displays dishware and furniture, including Queen Kapiʻolani's chest. In the Kuakini Room, Josephine Barry describes artifacts for fishing, poi pounding, and kapa beating. Cynthia Sailey shows furniture in the upstairs sitting room. Amelia Burgess shares the history of Huliheʻe Palace and the legacy of Princess Ruth Keʻelikōlani Keanolani Kanāhoahoa. WIth hula performances on the Palace lawn. ʻIolani Luahine greets the staff and introduces Barker to the chair of the Daughters of Hawaiʻi.

Languages: English


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