Plaque detailing battle of Kepaniwai, Maui, Hawaii 1981

Childs, Iraphne R. (1981) Plaque detailing battle of Kepaniwai, Maui, Hawaii 1981. [Image]

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This plaque details the history of the Battle of Kepaniwai, in Wailuku, Maui in 1790, the last and one of the most bitterly contested of King Kamehameha I's battles to gain supremacy of the Hawaiian Islands. Folllowing the defeat of the opposing forces on Maui, King Kamehameha I became the first Hawaiian monarch to have control of all of the Hawaiian Islands.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: plaques; battlefields
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:02
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:38
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
CountryState or RegionCity or TownPlace
United States of AmericaHawaiiWailukuKahalui Bay
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