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Interview with Alan "Turkey" Love

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Title: Interview with Alan "Turkey" Love
Interviewer: &#699&&Hodges, Iwalani
Interviewee: Love, Alan "Turkey"
Keywords: Canoes
Hotels and Restaurants
Physical Environment
Issue Date: 1986
Series/Report no.: Waikiki, 1910 - 1985: Oral Histories
Description: A career beach boy describes his parents' backgrounds; Kuhio Avenue neighborhood; modern and old-time surfing and surfboards; boat and surfboard racing; beach clubs; old-time beach boys; schools, including Waikiki School and Roosevelt High School; layout of Waikiki; sister Winona Love; Carmel sheep ranch job; tourists; beach services; Henry J. Kaiser; 1956 to 1973 tenure at Kaiser and Hilton Hawaiian Village and move to Waikikian; and change in beach contours and breakers.
beach boy, sheep ranchhand; Caucasian; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State
Pages/Duration: 2 hr, 40 min
55 pages
Geographic Coverage: Waikiki, Oahu
Appears in Collections:Waikiki, 1910–1985: Oral Histories

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