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Ka`u History

Resources related to Ka`u's history
Kaʻu Heritage Corridor Brochure
Courtesy of Teresa Alderdyce
Hawksbill Turtle Information
File PDF document Educational Displays for Punalu‘u Park
Draft renderings of educational displays for Punalu‘u Park created by Ka‘u Preservation (recent but date not provided)
File PDF document 2007 National Register of Historic Places Registration Documents for Punalu‘u
National Register of Historic Places registration documents for Punalu‘u submitted by Ka`u Preservation in June 2007
File PDF document 2005 Na Wahi Pana O Ka`u
The Celebrated Places of Ka`u - A 2005 Ka`u High School Oral History Project
File 1999 Profile of Ka`u in Hawai`i Tribune Herald
December 1999 artlces entitled "Making Do in Ka`u", "The development dilemma", "Health care a concern in rural Ka‘ū", and "Ka‘ū students enthusiastic despite hardships"
File PDF document 1998 Ka`u Landing Articles
Magazine Articles published in June 1998 related to prison proposals, a proposed cultural center, and the end of the sugar era
1996 "C. Brewer Today" Farewell Articles for Ka`u Sugar
File PDF document 1995 History of Punalu'u Resort 1889-1995
Prepared by Patricia Tummons and Juliet Begley, March 1995
File ULAW (Sun) audio 1980 edition of Majestic Ka`u
A history of Ka`u prepared for the Ka`u Historical Society by the Bishop Museum Department of Anthropology in 1980
File PDF document 1969 Historical Background of South Point
A report on the historical background of the South Point area published by the anthropology department of the Bishop Museum in 1969
File Map of Pahala's Japanese Mill Camp
A hand drawn map of the Pahala's Japanese Mill Camp (no date given)
Image PDF document Study Shows Honu'apo Shining Among Wetlands
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