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Interview with Martina Macalino

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Title:Interview with Martina Macalino
Contributors:ʻ&&Hodges, Iwalani (interviewer)
Macalino, Martina (interviewee)
Flora and Fauna
Hawaiians - Lifestyles
Date Issued:1985
Series:Ka Poe Kau Lei: An Oral History of Hawaii's Lei Sellers
Source:14-6-1-85, 14-7-1-85
Description:Martina's Lei Stand owner remembers gathering lei flowers and greenery in the mountains. She describes her mother, a strong woman focused on her lei business, who used political connections to her advantage. Also discussed is wartime camouflage work.
lei stand proprietor, lei seller, territorial hospital employee; Hawaiian; female
Interview conducted in English.
Pages/Duration:2 hr, 25 min
56 pages
Coverage (Spatial):Honolulu, Oahu
Appears in Collections: Ka Po‘e Kau Lei: An Oral History of Hawai‘i’s Lei Sellers

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