Interview with Matthew Kalalau, Sr.

dc.contributor.interviewee Kalalau, Sr., Matthew
dc.contributor.interviewer Johnston, Jeanne
dc.coverage.spatial Hamoa, Maui 2013-09-05T20:40:10Z 2015-03-25T23:38:14Z 2013-09-05T20:40:10Z 2015-03-25T23:38:14Z 1998
dc.description A man of full Hawaiian ancestry describes growing up in Waikoloa, Kainalimu Bay, Maui and subsisting by growing taro, fishing, and gathering shellfish. He describes how he and his family were caught in the 1946 tsunami, how they survived, how their home was destroyed, and how it was rebuilt. He also speaks of his father, a minister, and his religious faith.
dc.description yard worker, hotel worker; Hawaiian; male
dc.description Interview conducted in English.
dc.description.sponsorship State, Federal, Private
dc.format.digitalorigin Reformatted digital
dc.format.extent 50 min
dc.format.extent 12 pages
dc.language eng
dc.relation.ispartof GC222 .M38 T7 2003
dc.relation.ispartofseries Tsunamis in Maui County: Oral Histories
dc.source.local 36-13-1-98
dc.subject Family Life
dc.subject Fishing
dc.subject Lifestyles - Hawaiians
dc.subject Molokai
dc.subject Natural Disasters
dc.title Interview with Matthew Kalalau, Sr.
dc.type Interview
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