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Interview with Abel Medeiros

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Title: Interview with Abel Medeiros
Interviewer: Nishimoto, Warren
Interviewee: Medeiros, Abel
Keywords: Homesteading
Koloa (district)
Plantation Life
Portuguese - Lifestyles
Issue Date: 1987
Series/Report no.: Koloa: An Oral History of a Kauai Community
Description: The son of a camp policeman remembers Omao homesteading, chores on the family cattle ranch, childhood fun, plantation camps, bread making in outside ovens, and plantation jobs, including work as a personnel director. Also discusses Kauai development.
sugar plantation water boy, pineapple cannery tray boy, office clerk, soldier, personnel director, industrial relations assistant; Portuguese; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: Community, State
Pages/Duration: 1 hr, 18 min
24 pages
Geographic Coverage: Koloa, Kauai
Appears in Collections:Koloa: An Oral History of a Kaua‘i Community

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