Hawaiian Legacy Foundation: Eddie & Myrna Kamae

Interview with Mary Ann "Queenie" Ventura Dowsett in Waimea 10/5/97 tape 1

Interview with Mary Ann "Queenie" Ventura Dowsett recorded on October 5, 1997 at her home in Waimea, Hawaiʻi for the documentary "Keepers of the Flame: The Cultural Legacy of Three Hawaiian Women." Dowsett talks about her grandfather, Gustave Kaleohano Kalili being a chanter and how when Kalili would meet with Mary Kawena Pukui at the Bishop Museum they would greet each other with oli (chant) in an old traditional Hawaiian manner.

Languages: English

Genres

  • Documentary
  • Experimental

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