Hawaiian Legacy Foundation: Eddie & Myrna Kamae

Interview with Sam Kaʻai at the Baldwin House in Lāhainā 12/8/2005 tape 3

Continued from title 27568, interview with Sam Kaʻai recorded in Lāhainā at the Masters Reading Room of Baldwin House on December 8, 2005 for the documentary "Lahaina: Waves of Change." Kaʻai talks about every missionary group bringing their own philosophy and appreciation of Christianity; the circulation and contributions brought to Hawaiʻi by westerners and other countries; how Kauikeaouli's reign saw the greatest changes; and the philosophical and genealogical lines. Kaʻai says Kauikeaouli is "the father of the nation because he made it a legal matter" by creating the government.

Languages: English


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