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Interview with Jessie Matthias

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Title: Interview with Jessie Matthias
Interviewer: Mauricio, Michael
Interviewee: Matthias, Jessie
Keywords: Ewa
Plantation Life
World War II
Issue Date: 1985
Series/Report no.: Waikiki, 1910 - 1985: Oral Histories
Description: A ninety-year-old woman recalls sailing on the Falls of Clyde; Onomea Sugar Plantation; learning and teaching on the Big Island; marriage to an Ewa Plantation employee; childbirth; and move to Manoa. She also describes living in Waikiki -- at Hualani Court during World War II and Waikiki Skyliner in the mid-1980s.
teacher, order clerk, auditor/cashier; Caucasian; female
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State
Pages/Duration: 1 hr, 20 min
22 pages
Geographic Coverage: Waikiki, Oahu
Appears in Collections:Waikiki, 1910–1985: Oral Histories

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