Citing this Site

These posts are demonstration projects, a presentation of preliminary research on primary sources. We are both trained academics and so are familiar with the tools of scholarly research and take seriously the responsibilities that go along with when presenting this type of information to the public. The information provided here is as accurate as possible. If something…

Where you stay?: Locals, Teachers, and Local Teachers

“Residential Distribution of Public School Teachers, 1931-32” An article that appeared in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin on August 25, 1932 reported that “Teachers Live Away from Homes of School Children.”  The article showed a chart that supported this gripping news and reported the following facts: The majority of teachers lived in Nu‘uanu, Makiki, Mānoa, Waikīkī and…