Rice & Roses : 1946 sugar strike footage ʻŌlaʻa Sugar Mill reel 2

Continued from title 29752, this reel continues showing highlights from the 1946 sugar strike and lockout in ʻŌlaʻa on the island of Hawaiʻi. Shots include a meeting at the Big Island Strike Strategy Headquarters, picketing in front of the houses of scabs and in the cane fields, refreshments being provided to striking workers, a parade, and Mac Onuma creating picket signs. No audio. Recorded in 1946.

Languages: English


  • Public affairs

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