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Businessmen call on U.S. military to invade Hawai‘i
... Queen Liliu‘okalani of being a “revolutionary” against Hawai‘i. None is Native Hawaiian; all are white plantation ...
Hawai‘i under martial law; U.S. military takes sacred lands
Japan bombs Pearl Harbor at Honolulu, Hawai‘i. The United States declares war on Japan and enters World War II. The U.S. places the Territory of Hawai‘i under ...
Mosquitoes arrive in Hawai‘i
... and American ships carry the first mosquitoes to Hawai‘i, where there are no blood-sucking insects. Although ...
Japanese and other foreign workers enter Hawai‘i
Japanese laborers arrive in Hawai‘i, followed by Korean workers in 1903, and Filipino workers in 1906.
Commercial agriculture and whaling transform Hawai‘i
... Hawaiians are displaced. European and American whalers use Hawai‘i as their base and play a major role ...
U.S. annexes Hawai‘i; seizes land; suppresses healers
The U.S. annexes Hawai‘i and seizes royal and government lands. Launching aggressive assimilation policies, the U.S. outlaws traditional healers known as kahuna . Punishments ...
Native Hawai‘i movement protests eminent domain
... and commercial development. The protest launches the Native Hawai‘i movement, modeled on the U.S. civil rights ...
Cattle ranching comes to the Big Island of Hawai‘i
... known as Kamuela) on the Big Island of Hawai‘i, was founded in 1847. ... Hawai‘i
Dr. Noa Emmett Aluli among Hawai‘i’s ‘Kaho‘olawe Nine’
... in the first class of the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa John A. Burns School of Medicine. ... Hawai‘i
Sugar industry booms; resources abused
Hawai‘i’s sugar industry booms and becomes incredibly profitable after the Kingdom of Hawai‘i enters into ...