Woman in holoku performing hula


Woman in holoku performing hula

Reference Number



c. 1940


Woman in long floral holoku, pictured in profile dancing hula. Visible in background are two other dancers wearing ti-leaf skirts, man in white shirt and pants playing stand-up bass, woman in mu?umu?u playing ?ukulele, woman in mu?umu?u kneeling on ground with hula ipu; and man wearing malo, kneeling on ground pounding poi. Low, concrete sea wall, ocean and the trunks of several coconut trees are visible in the background. Location unknown. "13." in bottom right corner. 11.5 x 7 cm, vertical, circa 1930s-1950s.

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UH Manoa Hamilton Hawaiian Rare PHOTOGRAPH H00002