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Interview with Stanley Clifford Mendes

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Title: Interview with Stanley Clifford Mendes
Keywords: Community
Housing
Plantation Life
Sugar Cane
Issue Date: 1996
Series/Report no.: The Closing of Sugar Plantations: Interviews with Families of Hamakua and Kau, Hawaii
Description: A retired sugar worker recalls his father's plantation jobs, camp life in Paauilo, and World War II blackouts. He talks the planting and harvesting sugarcane and his jobs, including field work, cultivating with mules, tractor driving, and mill work. He also talks about accidents, health problems, strikes, and negative changes in the community.
sugar plantation laborer, mule operator, tractor driver; Portuguese; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State, Federal
Pages/Duration: 4 hr, 10 min
82 pages
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/30264
Appears in Collections:The Closing of Sugar Plantations: Interviews with Families of Hamakua and Ka‘u, Hawai‘i



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