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Interview with Wallace Miyahira

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Title: Interview with Wallace Miyahira
Interviewer: Johnston, Jeanne
Interviewee: Miyahira, Wallace
Keywords: Lifestyles
Natural Disasters
Issue Date: 1998
Series/Report no.: Tsunamis in Maui County: Oral Histories
Description: The son of Okinawan immigrants describes his Haiku lifestyle. After graduation from Maui High School, he worked at Maui Pine and Libby, McNeill & Libby, where he met his wife. He describes his observations of the 1946 and 1957 tsunamis.
pineapple company worker, store owner; Okinawan; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State, Federal, Private
Pages/Duration: 31 min
10 pages
Geographic Coverage: Pukalani, Maui
Appears in Collections:Tsunamis in Maui County: Oral Histories

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