Cynthia Engle

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Kaluaikoolau Book Launch Event

You are cordially invited to the book launch of Kahikina Kelekona’s Kaluaikoolau. The Hawaiian Historical Society’s 5th Volume in Ke Kupu Hou: The Hawaiian Language Reprint Series. Governor Josh Green, M.D., First Lady Jaime Kanani Green, Washington Place Foundation and the Hawaiian Historical Society (HHS) will host the book launch event […]

2023 Calendar is still Available!

The 2023 Hawaiian Historical Society (HHS) calendar is still available!  This year, Hawaiian Historical Society celebrates Food & Feasting with images from our collection and important historical dates exploring sustenance in Hawai‘i. In 2023, we offer histories of agriculture, processing, preparation, and gathering together from different communities across time in the islands. […]

Ke Kumu Aupuni Event

  YOU ARE CORIDIALLY INVITED TO A SPECIAL EVENT!  Hawaiian Historical Society In Partnership with Awaiaulu & Kapiolani Community College Library Presents: Ke Kumu Apuni: The Foundation of Hawaiian Nationhood The Hawaiian Historical Society invites its members and friends to our first program of the year on Thursday, September 21, 2023 from […]

Fall 2019 Lecture – Reclaiming Kalākaua

Known as the “Merrie Monarch,” King David Kalākaua was acknowledged to a far greater degree for his keen intellect, marked efficiency, and sophisticated diplomacy by nineteenth- century Hawaiian- and English-language publications. Reading from Reclaiming Kalākaua, Dr. Tiffany Lani Ing will examine the mōʻī’s genealogy of misrepresentation and seek to present […]

Summer Holidays and Other Closures

Friday, June 28th – Staff and Intern Huakaʻi Thursday, July 4th – Independence Day Thursday, August 1st – Intern Hoʻike (Afternoon research appointments may be available, please email to inquire.) Friday, August 16th – Statehood Day The Hawaiian Historical Society will be closed on the dates listed above. We apologize […]

Fall 2018 Lecture Series, 10/18/18 at 7 pm

Picture Bride Stories: A Conversation with Barbara Kawakami Thursday, October 18, 2018  •  7:00 pm Kapiʻolani Community College, Hale ʻŌhiʻa The Hawaiian Historical Society invites its members and friends to a conversation with Barbara Kawakami, on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at the Kapiʻolani Community College, Hale ʻŌhiʻa, from 7:00 pm. […]