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Interview with Victor P. Hauanio
|Title:||Interview with Victor P. Hauanio|
|Contributors:||Nishimoto, Warren (interviewer)|
Hauanio, Victor P. (interviewee)
|Series:||The Closing of Sugar Plantations: Interviews with Families of Hamakua and Kau, Hawaii|
|Description:||A displaced sugar worker recalls his childhood in Waipio Valley--swimming, netting fish, and growing taro--and move to Kukuihaele. He continues with his Honolulu experiences: marriage and children, construction and stevedore jobs, and motorcycle activities. He talks about his return to the Big Island where he worked as a truck driver and harvesting supervisor until the sugar company closure. He also reflects on the closure, its effects on his family, and his future plans.|
construction worker, boom operator, stevedore, truck driver, harvesting supervisor; Hawaiian; male
Interview conducted in English.
|Pages/Duration:||2 hr, 21 min|
|Coverage (Spatial):||Haina, Hawaii|
|Appears in Collections:||
The Closing of Sugar Plantations: Interviews with Families of Hamakua and Ka‘u, Hawai‘i|
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