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Interview with Earle Kalikolehua "Liko" Vida

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Title: Interview with Earle Kalikolehua "Liko" Vida
Interviewer: Nishimoto, Warren
Interviewee: Vida, Earle Kalikolehua "Liko"
Keywords: Development
Family Life
Land and Ownership
Physical Environment
Issue Date: 1985
Series/Report no.: Waikiki, 1910 - 1985: Oral Histories
Description: Waikiki-born man remembers the Kalia area; Pierpoint activities; beach sand shifts; Horbron Lane area; Fort DeRussy; Hui Nalu, swimming, and Duke Kahanamoku; Kalia baseball team, Hawaii Baseball League, and pitching against Babe Ruth; and jobs as a newspaper seller, automobile parts stocker, and various positions at Alexander & Baldwin. He also details the Ala Wai Canal construction and assisting his father, who supervised the dredging.
newspaper seller, stocker, dredge operator, baseball player, stock clerk, bookkeeper, assistant to president; Hawaiian-Spanish-English; male
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: State
Pages/Duration: 3 hr, 5 min
52 pages
Geographic Coverage: Waialae, Oahu
Appears in Collections:Waikiki, 1910–1985: Oral Histories

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