Tom Coffman

Interview with Jon Osorio tape 2

Interview with Jon Osorio recorded for the documentary program "Nation Within: The Story of America's Annexation of Hawaiʻi." Topics include: Kalākaua; foreign influence on the Hawaiian Kingdom; the Reform Party, also known as the Missionary Party; how the arrival of missionaries re-ordered Hawaiian society; how descendants of missionaries became businessmen, politicians, and political advisors to the aliʻi; and the Bayonet Constitution.

Languages: English


  • Documentary

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