Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: The Kingdom of Hawai'i was sovereign from 1810 until 1893 when the monarchy was overthrown by resident American (and some European) businessmen. Hawaii was an independent republic from 1894 until August 12, 1898, when it officially became a territory of the United States, ratified a state in 1959; Republic of Hawaii (1894-1898); Territory of Hawaii (1898-1959); State of Hawaii (1959-present))
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Overview A forty-eight page draft section of the novel Hawaii that was found in a Honolulu trash bin in 1958 by a student sculptor looking for art materials. Also includes an undated cover letter by Michener and unrelated materials.
Dates: Existence: 1998-11