Honoring Our Living Treasure,
Updates as of July 18, 2019
New Year's Resolutions for hakalauhome
New Year's Resolution #1: Expand historical information about the former Hakalau Plantation using newspaper sources.
New Year's Resolution #2: Track and explain the sale of lands [within the Hakalau Kuleana* to sugar interests after the Great Māhele and the Reciprocity Treaty of 1875.
New Year's Resolution #3: Quantify and describe the demographic changes over time in the Hakalau Kuleana*.
* For this website, the Hakalau Kuleana is defined as the area within the boundaries of the former Hakalau Plantation from the Kolekole River in Wailea to the Poupou Stream in Ninole. This is approximately from the 14 Mile Marker to the 20 Mile Marker.
Why we created hakalauhome.com
Creating hakalauhome.com is our way of showing our respect for those who came before us, to build upon the history and share it broadly, and to showcase the collective effort of residents of Hakalau today.
... a source of information for former and current residents that captures the historical, cultural and social uniqueness of our community