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CLEAR Rice & Roses Films

This subcollection contains film reels related to the Center for Labor Education & Research's (CLEAR) Rice & Roses television series that were originally acquired and held by the Bishop Museum. Many of the reels contain footage used for the film "Sugar Strike 1958" (title 28353) and for the CLEAR-produced series Rice & Roses.

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  • Public affairs

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Rice & Roses : #1 James Crane

Rice & Roses : #1 James Crane

Interview with James Crane discussing the passing of Act 171 (Public Employees Collective Bargaining, S.B. No. 1696-70) during the Hawaiʻi State...

Duration:
00:04:50
Rice & Roses : #3 Kennedy; Firefighters; Potter; Reynolds

Rice & Roses : #3 Kennedy; Firefighters; Potter; Reynolds

Clips from this film include three different interview segments and footage of photographs. First there is an interview with Francis Kennedy,...

Duration:
00:07:06
Rice & Roses : #5 Credit unions

Rice & Roses : #5 Credit unions

Raw camera footage of various federal credit unions in Hawaiʻi. Footage includes employees performing job related tasks which include tellers...

Duration:
00:03:27
Rice & Roses : #7 Governor Burns; Grievance #1 and #2

Rice & Roses : #7 Governor Burns; Grievance #1 and #2

Governor John A. Burns gives a statement relating to Act 171 (Public Employees Collective Bargaining, S.B. No. 1696-70) and how it will lead to a...

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00:07:14
Rice & Roses : #9 Miwa; Daniels; Grievance #3 and #5

Rice & Roses : #9 Miwa; Daniels; Grievance #3 and #5

Ralph Miwa, from the University of Hawaiʻi College of Continuing Education and Community Services and Lark Daniels, from the Hawaiʻi ETV Network,...

Duration:
00:05:30
Hawaiʻi and Oʻahu strike footage

Hawaiʻi and Oʻahu strike footage

This reel contains strike footage filmed on Oʻahu and Hawaiʻi Island. The begining of the reel includes ILWU Local 142 Unit 1106, representing...

Duration:
00:10:27
Rice & Roses Strike : #1 ILWU Workers listen to Hoshijo and others in warehouse setting

Rice & Roses Strike : #1 ILWU Workers listen to Hoshijo and others in warehouse...

Footage depicts various speakers addressing workers in different trades in warehouse and plantations settings. One meeting includes Leonard Hoshijo...

Duration:
00:04:37
ILWU conference room and strike kitchen

ILWU conference room and strike kitchen

Footage on this film gives views to the inside of the ILWU and the USSC conference rooms during meetings. The last segment shows workers preparing...

Duration:
00:05:39
Rice & Roses Strike : #4 Union meeting; HFT pickets

Rice & Roses Strike : #4 Union meeting; HFT pickets

Picket lines in Iwilei involving HFT, AFL-CIO, Dole, and Del Monte union members with Max Roffman walking in one picket line supporting the...

Duration:
00:06:57
Rice & Roses Strike : #5a

Rice & Roses Strike : #5a

Footage in this film contains excerpts from a documentary about the 1958 sugarcane strike and what the ILWU did to help its workers during the...

Duration:
00:05:41
Rice & Roses Strike : #5b

Rice & Roses Strike : #5b

Footage filmed on Oʻahu and Hawaiʻi Island with scenes of sugarcane workers in the field, picket lines of ILWU Unit 4103 and 1106 workers, hunters,...

Duration:
00:12:05
Rice & Roses Strike : #6a Food rationing Waialua; Graveyard clean up

Rice & Roses Strike : #6a Food rationing Waialua; Graveyard clean up

This selection of film clips include shots of Prince Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaʻole Elementary and Intermediate school, food rationing and distribution,...

Duration:
00:06:41
Rice & Roses Strike : #6c Strike scenes; Pickets

Rice & Roses Strike : #6c Strike scenes; Pickets

Footage of ILWU picket lines in Iwilei for a Dole Cannery worker strike. Picket signs show support from other groups such as HFT, students, and...

Duration:
00:09:59
Rice & Roses Strike : #7a Rally speakers; Waipahu/Ewa meeting continued

Rice & Roses Strike : #7a Rally speakers; Waipahu/Ewa meeting continued

People in a meeting hall go over handouts and discuss items with a panel of representatives. The clips show people at the head of the room and...

Duration:
00:09:05
Rice & Roses Strike : #7b ILWU Local 145 Unit 143 meeting; Strike kitchen; Wood gathering

Rice & Roses Strike : #7b ILWU Local 145 Unit 143 meeting; Strike kitchen; Wood...

This film depicts some of what happens at ILWU Local 142 Unit 4103 including: unloading of gathered wood in the kitchen area; and recreation areas...

Duration:
00:05:23
Rice & Roses Strike : #7c Kitchen; Honolulu driving shots; Planting; Sugar mill exterior

Rice & Roses Strike : #7c Kitchen; Honolulu driving shots; Planting; Sugar mill...

Scenes from this film show the loading, delivery, and service of hot food from a strike kitchen. Recipients are shown lining up to receive their...

Duration:
00:12:00