Republic of Hawaii
The Republic of Hawaiʻi was the formal name of the government that controlled Hawaiʻi from 1894 to 1898 when it was governed as a republic. The republic period occurred between th...
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Black Week (Hawaii)
The Black Week was a crisis in Honolulu, Hawaii that nearly caused a war between the Provisional Government there and United States.
President Grover Cleveland of the United States denounced the ...
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1895 Counter-Revolution in Hawaii
The 1895 counter-revolution in Hawaii (Hawaiian: Kaua Kuloko 1895) was a brief war from January 6 to January 9, 1895, that consisted of three battles on the island of Oʻahu, Hawaiʻi. It wa...
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Volney V. Ashford
Volney Vallencourt “V.V.” Ashford (1844–1900) was an American soldier and involved in 19th century rebellion in Hawaii.
Ashford joined the Union Army in 1863 after leaving his home in Port H...
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Newlands Resolution
The Newlands Resolution, was a joint resolution written by and named after United States Congressman Francis G. Newlands. It was an Act of Congress to annex the Republic of Hawaii and create the Terri...
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Kū’ē Petitions
The majority of the native population in Hawaii in the late 1890s was vociferously opposed to U.S. annexation. In a single weeklong petition drive, 21,000 signatures—representing well over half of th...
Joseph Nāwahī
Joseph Nāwahī (January 13, 1842 - September 14, 1896) also known as Joseph Kahoʻoluhi Nāwahī and as Joseph Kahoʻoluhi Nāwahīokalaniʻōpuʻu was a native Hawaiian legislator, lawy...
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Lorrin A. Thurston
Lorrin Andrews Thurston (July 31, 1858 – May 11, 1931) was a lawyer, politician, and businessman born and raised in the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi. The grandson of two of the first Christian missio...
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Provisional Government of Hawaii
The Provisional Government of Hawaii, abbreviated "P.G.", was proclaimed after the coup d'état on January 17, 1893 by the 13 member Committee of Safety under the leadership of Sanford B. Dole. It usur...
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Lot Lane
Lot Lonoikaua Kamehameha Carey Lane was the last insurgent to be captured by government forces after the Uprising of 1895 in Hawaii. He advocated better treatment for prisoners of war by the Republic ...
George Lycurgus
George Lycurgus (Greek: Γεώργιος Λυκοῦργος) (1858–1960) was a Greek American businessman who played an influential role in the early tourist industry of Hawaii. He ran afoul of the government of the R...
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Robert William Wilcox
Robert William Kalanihiapo Wilcox (February 15, 1855 – October 23, 1903), nicknamed the Iron Duke of Hawaiʻi, was a native Hawaiian revolutionary soldier and politician. He led uprisings against...
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Helen Desha Beamer
Helen Kapuailohia Desha Beamer (Sept. 8, 1882–Sept. 25, 1952) was a musician, composer of songs in the Hawaiian language, hula dancer and coloratura soprano of Hawaiian ancestry. Her descendents have...
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David Kawānanakoa
David Laʻamea Kahalepouli Kinoiki Kawānanakoa (1868–1908) was a prince of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi and founder of the House of Kawānanakoa. He was in the line of succession to the throne of ...
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Liliuokalani
Liliʻuokalani ([liliˌʔuokəˈlɐni]; September 2, 1838 – November 11, 1917), born Lydia Liliʻu Loloku Walania Wewehi Kamakaʻeha, was the last monarch and only queen regnant of the Kingdom of Hawaii....
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Wilcox Rebellion of 1889
The Wilcox rebellion of 1889 (also known as the Wilcox insurrection of 1889) was a revolt led by Robert Wilcox to force King Kalākaua of Hawaii to reenact the Hawaiian Constitution of 1864 from the Co...
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John Kameaaloha Almeida
John Kameaaloha Almeida (November 28, 1897 – October 9, 1985) was a blind musician and songwriter from Oahu, Hawaii. His 1930s radio program on Hawaii radio station KGU earned him the sobriquet "The D...
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John C. Lane
John Carey Lane, (1872–1958) was Mayor of Honolulu from 1915 to 1917.
Born at Makao, Oʻahu, Lane was educated at Hauula School and St. Louis College. He held various jobs as a clerk, and fro...
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William Owen Smith
William Owen Smith (1848–1929) was a lawyer from a family of American missionaries who participated in the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii. He served as attorney general for the entire duration of ...
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Leper War on Kauaʻi
The Leper War on Kauaʻi also known as the Koolau Rebellion, Battle of Kalalau or the short name, the Leper War. Following the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii, the stricter government enforce...
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Wilcox rebellions
The Wilcox Rebellions were a plot in 1888, a revolt in 1889, and a counter-revolution in 1895, led by Robert William Wilcox against the governments of Hawaii. He was considered a populist revolutionar...
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Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaʻole
Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaʻole (1871–1922) was a prince of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi until it was overthrown by in 1893. He later went on to become a representative in the Territory of Hawai...
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