Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:

Interview with Abigail Burgess

File SizeFormat 
poekaulei_12.pdf22.26 MBAdobe PDFView/Open

Item Summary

Title: Interview with Abigail Burgess
Interviewer: &#699&&Hodges, Iwalani
Interviewee: Burgess, Abigail
Keywords: Business
Ethnic Relations
Flora and Fauna
Honolulu (district)
Issue Date: 1985
Series/Report no.: Ka Poe Kau Lei: An Oral History of Hawaii's Lei Sellers
Description: The history of Arthur's Lei Stand is recounted by two sisters. The older recalls their Kakaako home circa 1920s and the surrounding swamps and ethnic camps. Making paper, seeds, and flower lei is also described. Interviewed with Lillian Cameron.
newspaper seller, lei seller; Hawaiian-Chinese-Spanish; female
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State
Pages/Duration: 3 hr
57 pages
Geographic Coverage: Maili, Oahu
Appears in Collections:Ka Po‘e Kau Lei: An Oral History of Hawai‘i’s Lei Sellers

Please contact if you need this content in an alternative format.

Items in ScholarSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.