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Published in [Honolulu .
Written in English



  • Molokai (Hawaii),
  • Hawaii.


  • Rehabilitation -- Hawaii.,
  • Homestead law -- Hawaii.,
  • Land settlement -- Hawaii.,
  • Molokai (Hawaii)

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Edition Notes

University of Hawaii publications (formerly Quarterly bulletin) vol. 1, no. 3. January, 1936.

Other titlesHomesteading on Molokai.
Statementby Felix M. Keesing ...
SeriesUniversity of Hawaii. Research publications,, no. 12
LC ClassificationsHD1339.H3 K4
The Physical Object
Pagination133 p.
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6344158M
LC Control Number36027744

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John Wise, a Native Hawaiian territorial senator, introduced a slew of proposals in requesting that Congress set aside some of those lands for homesteading, though not necessarily for Hawaiians. Established by Prince Kūhiō & the U.S. Congress. Search this site Search. Twitter icon RSS icon Facebook icon Youtube icon Instagram icon. Hawaiian Homes Commission Act. Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, , as amended (HHCA) Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, , as amended (HHCA) PDF The legal basis for the establishment of the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) is the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, , as amended (HHCA).Passed by Congress and signed into law by President Warren Harding on July 9, . Here’s a link to a complete list of Molokai accommodations which you can book online. What to Pack for Molokai Together with this 5 days in Molokai itinerary, I recommend grabbing a Lonely Planet guide to Hawaii to have useful information at your fingertips and to better understand Hawaii’s culture and interesting history.