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Interview with Eugene F. Kennedy

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Title: Interview with Eugene F. Kennedy
Keywords: Crime
Housing
Law Enforcement
Prostitution
World War II
Issue Date: 1986
Series/Report no.: Waikiki, 1910 - 1985: Oral Histories
Description: A man recalls his grandmother's Kalakaua Avenue home; his homes on Lewers Road and, later, Ohua Avenue; Trent Town and Submarine Alley housing; Father Valentin and St. Augustine Church; and Waikiki childhood activities, including barefoot football and mischief. He also remembers his police work in the 1930s--walking beats, uniforms, directing traffic--and 1940s--emergencies on December 7, 1941; various department positions; and murder cases, houses of prostitution, and liquor control.
police officer, assistant chief of police, captain of detectives; part-Hawaiian; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State
Pages/Duration: 2 hr, 45 min
47 pages
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/30420
Appears in Collections:Waikiki, 1910–1985: Oral Histories



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