1946 Tsunami destroys Hakalau Mill and railroad bridges, then the Mill is rebuilt and highway bridges replace railroad ones.
Photo at left is the rebuilt Hakalau Mill (1947). Photo courtesy of Lyman Museum
Tsunami slideshow of the Mill and the railroad bridges in 1946. Photos taken by Shigeharu Furusho. He had a darkroom at the Hakalau gym. Also includes photos from CBrewer and Hakalau Plantation Annual Reports for 1946.
Slideshow of the dedication ceremonies of the new highway bridges in 1951. Photos from Jack Ouye, Postmaster at Hakalau during this time.