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Photos from a 2013 exhibition in celebration of Filipino-American History Month donated by photographer David Chan Leprozo, Jr. Images depict current life in the Ilocos and Cordillera Regions of the Philippines where most of the Filipino immigrants to Hawai’i originated. http://digicoll.manoa.hawaii.edu/ilocandia/
Socialist realism art and utopian images of life in the Soviet Union covering from the end of World War II until Gorbachev’s perestroika/glasnost era and into the late 1980s. Topics include: political propaganda, anti-alcohol campaigns, world peace and friendship, and space propaganda. http://digicoll.manoa.hawaii.edu/russianposters/
The Donald Angus Botanical Print digital image collection has been converted to the Streetprint platform. Check out the enhanced searching and new links at: http://digicoll.manoa.hawaii.edu/angus/
Explore the collection by core subject areas, such as US history, literature, arts, and science and technology, as well as themes like migration and labor history and groups including African Americans and women. This project was developed for use by students and teachers in grades 6-12 and higher education. Each set includes an overview, ten to fifteen primary sources, links to additional resources, and a teaching guide.
A donated album of photographs from the Margaret S. Fitzharris Trust appear to date from the early 1900’s and may have been collected by Ms. Fitzharris’ parents Will[iam?] and Ella Skinner. http://digicoll.manoa.hawaii.edu/fitzharris/
Hawaiian Shadows radio shows by Norman Brokenshire are now online at the Hawaiian Music Collection. This collection of forty-five recordings from the 1930s include “Moanalua-Hawaiian Waltz,” “Kuu Ipo I Ka Hee Pue One,” and “Aloha Oe.”
Color images scanned from slides of flowers, seeds, leaves, plants used in making Hawaiian lei, following the pattern of the 2002 publication Growing plants for Hawaiian lei by the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources. http://digicoll.manoa.hawaii.edu/hawaiiflowers/
Take a virtual ocean liner trip to Hawaii circa 1929.
Check out the Gill Scrapbook online at http://digicoll.manoa.hawaii.edu/gillscrapbook/
Original 1940’s research manuscript from noted researcher Beatrice Krauss. Marvel at the photographs and documentation from the pre-digital era!