Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:

Interview with Lila Reiplinger

File Size Format  
waikiki 35.pdf 16.56 MB Adobe PDF View/Open

Item Summary

Title:Interview with Lila Reiplinger
Contributors:ʻ&& (interviewer)
Hodges, Iwalani (interviewer)
Reiplinger, Lila (interviewee)
Hotels and Restaurants
Date Issued:1986
Series:Waikiki, 1910 - 1985: Oral Histories
Source:13-90-1-86, 13-93-2-86
Description:An entertainer recalls her parents and aunt; YWCA Hawaiian Girls' Glee Club and Royal Hawaiian Girls' Glee Club; hula lessons; schooling; 1937 move to Waikiki; performing at Royal Hawaiian Hotel; surfing and beach boys; Kodak Hula Show; St. Augustine Church; 1939 May Day; Ainahau; Kamehameha Day and other Waikiki parades; boat days; USO entertaining during World War II; post-war reopening of Royal Hawaiian Hotel; sister and other family members in entertainment; and Mainland travels.
dancer, singer; part-Hawaiian; female
Interview conducted in English.
Pages/Duration:2 hr, 35 min
49 pages
Coverage (Spatial):Kahala, Oahu
Appears in Collections: Waikiki, 1910–1985: Oral Histories

Please email if you need this content in ADA-compliant format.

Items in ScholarSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.