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Liljestrand Film

This collection contains film reels held and created by the Liljestrand family, who commissioned architect Vladimir Ossipoff to design and build their house located in Tantalus in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi. Film reels include personal family films filmed in ʻAiea and Tantalus; Hawaiʻi aerials and scenics; hospital educational and promotion films; trips to the continental U.S.; and construction of the house.

Genres

  • Instructional

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Honolulu International Airport and aerials

Honolulu International Airport and aerials

This footage includes views of Honolulu International Airport, planes and ships from higher up, views of the tarmac at Honolulu International...

Duration:
00:09:56
Aerials; Mainland; Lana; Mike

Aerials; Mainland; Lana; Mike

This footage includes a couple laying bricks; a girl smelling flowers; aerial shots of the continental United States including Newark, New Jersey,...

Duration:
00:08:35
Helicopter aerials of Oʻahu

Helicopter aerials of Oʻahu

This footage includes aerial shots of an Army helicopter trip from Honolulu to Kahuku. Shots include central Oʻahu, Pearl Harbor, Kahuku and the...

Duration:
00:15:07
Liljestrand ʻAiea home

Liljestrand ʻAiea home

This footage of the Liljestrands' ʻAiea Heights home includes a car driving to the garage, the family outside, plants, bee removal, the family...

Duration:
00:04:18
ʻAiea House 1943

ʻAiea House 1943

This footage of the Liljestrands' ʻAiea Heights home includes Howard and Betty Liljestrand and son Bobby playing and exploring in the yard, a car...

Duration:
00:14:07
Bobby Liljestrand childhood 1944-1945

Bobby Liljestrand childhood 1944-1945

This footage documents Bobby Liljestrand's early years, including Bobby and Howard Liljestrand and bananas, various shots of playing and swimming...

Duration:
00:28:57
Castle Films WWII footage and Liljestrand family film

Castle Films WWII footage and Liljestrand family film

This footage includes a short film on the events of WWII in the Pacific from Castle Films and Liljestrand family footage. The Castle Films footage...

Duration:
00:29:09
ʻAiea; Queen's Bath; Hanauma; Kāneʻohe

ʻAiea; Queen's Bath; Hanauma; Kāneʻohe

This footage includes young men swimming, passengers waving from a ship, people gathered in the Liljestrands' home and yard digging imu, playing in...

Duration:
00:12:22
ʻAiea sumō wrestling match

ʻAiea sumō wrestling match

This footage recorded in ʻAiea includes calligraphy and calligraphers, sumō wrestlers, the wrestler's keshō mawashi (ornamental apron), sumō...

Duration:
00:05:43
Liljestrand family Christmas ʻAiea 1945

Liljestrand family Christmas ʻAiea 1945

This footage from the Liljestrand family includes Christmas at their ʻAiea Heights home, Bobby and Betty playing with toys, playing in the family...

Duration:
00:10:43
Aunty Rachel Naki in the loʻi kalo 4/2/1983

Aunty Rachel Naki in the loʻi kalo 4/2/1983

Filmed on April 2, 1983, footage of Aunty Rachel Naki tending to loʻi kalo, removing algae, and close-up shots of her speaking.

Year:
1983
Duration:
00:04:59
Bangkok tour

Bangkok tour

This film of a trip to Bangkok, Thailand includes footage of a travel path on a map, views from a plane, alleys, children, homes over water,...

Duration:
00:09:52
Parade and Hawaiʻi Island tour 1941

Parade and Hawaiʻi Island tour 1941

This film of a parade and Betty and Howard Liljestrand's December 1941 trip to Hawaiʻi Island includes footage of floats with performers, paʻū...

Duration:
00:25:35
Hawaiʻi Island 1950s part 1

Hawaiʻi Island 1950s part 1

This film of 1950s Hawaiʻi Island from the Liljestrand Family includes footage of horses, cattle, cactus, Bobby swimming in the Kona Inn pool,...

Duration:
00:14:04
Hawaiʻi Island 1950s part 2

Hawaiʻi Island 1950s part 2

This film of 1950s Hawaiʻi Island includes footage of the Liljestrand Family and others visiting the Great Crack; lava tubes, fields, and flows;...

Duration:
00:12:49
Hawaiʻi Island, cattle, train, Kona Inn

Hawaiʻi Island, cattle, train, Kona Inn

This film recorded on Hawaiʻi Island includes footage of a canoe, dining at a restaurant, a coffee farm, paniolo on a cattle drive into the ocean,...

Duration:
00:19:30