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Interview with Victor P. Hauanio

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Title: Interview with Victor P. Hauanio
Keywords: Family Life
Fishing
Hamakua
Sports
Sugar Cane
Issue Date: 1997
Series/Report no.: The Closing of Sugar Plantations: Interviews with Families of Hamakua and Kau, Hawaii
Description: A displaced sugar worker recalls his childhood in Waipio Valley--swimming, netting fish, and growing taro--and move to Kukuihaele. He continues with his Honolulu experiences: marriage and children, construction and stevedore jobs, and motorcycle activities. He talks about his return to the Big Island where he worked as a truck driver and harvesting supervisor until the sugar company closure. He also reflects on the closure, its effects on his family, and his future plans.
construction worker, boom operator, stevedore, truck driver, harvesting supervisor; Hawaiian; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State, Federal
Pages/Duration: 2 hr, 21 min
45 pages
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/30256
Appears in Collections:The Closing of Sugar Plantations: Interviews with Families of Hamakua and Ka‘u, Hawai‘i



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