Hawaiian Legacy Foundation: Eddie & Myrna Kamae

Interview with Ruth Kaholoaʻa 8/11/1991 tape 1

Interview with Ruth Kaholoaʻa recorded on August 11, 1991 for the documentary "Luther Kahekili Makekau: A One Kine Hawaiian Man." Kaholoaʻa shares stories about her parents being good parents that never hana 'ino (mistreat) them; how memories of her māmā (mother) brings tears to her eyes; and how she calls out in prayer to her māmā asking her to protect and watch over her and her children. Kaholoaʻa also shares stories about Luther Makekau and how Makekau is a good man when he is not drinking. If he is drinking, she says don't talk to him.

Languages: English


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