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Interview with Mike Onaga

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Title: Interview with Mike Onaga
Interviewer: &#699&&Hodges, Iwalani
Interviewee: Onaga, Mike
Keywords: Business
Flora and Fauna
Honolulu (district)
Issue Date: 1985
Series/Report no.: Ka Poe Kau Lei: An Oral History of Hawaii's Lei Sellers
Description: Dorothy's Lei Stand owner recalls starting in Waikiki nightclubs, moving to Lagoon Drive truck stands, then to airport grass, wood, and concrete stands. A lei seller's association past president, he discusses the politics of leasing space from the state.
lei stand proprietor, bar owner, laborer, carpenter; Okinawan; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State
Pages/Duration: 1 hr, 45 min
48 pages
Geographic Coverage: Honolulu, Oahu
Appears in Collections:Ka Po‘e Kau Lei: An Oral History of Hawai‘i’s Lei Sellers

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