Kamehameha: the Conqueror King of Hawaii

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The dark history of the overthrow of Hawaii – Sydney Iaukea

Get to know the story of Queen Liliʻuokalani, the last queen of Hawaii, and how she fought the US annexation of the islands. — On January 16th, 1895, two men arrived at Liliʻuokalani’s door, arrested her, and imprisoned her. The Missionary Party had recently seized power and now confiscated her diaries, ransacked her house, and… Continue reading The dark history of the overthrow of Hawaii – Sydney Iaukea

Volcanic Origins of Hawaii | How the Earth Was Made (S1, E12) | Full Episode | History

Join us as we highlight the trends that have defined us from the 1920s to now in History by the Decade – https://histv.co/ByTheDecade The Hawaiian Islands are the most remote island chain on the planet. Emerging in the center of the Pacific, their origins have remained a puzzle for generations. Find out more in Season… Continue reading Volcanic Origins of Hawaii | How the Earth Was Made (S1, E12) | Full Episode | History

Hawaii and the Tanager Expedition of 1923

When Theodore Roosevelt created the Hawaiian Islands reserve for the protection of native birds, the expansive Northwestern Hawaiian island had not been the subject of a systematic scientific inquiry. The expeditions aboard the USS Tanager changed our understanding of some of the nation’s most remote territories. It is history that deserves to be remembered. This… Continue reading Hawaii and the Tanager Expedition of 1923

Queen Liliʻuokalani of Hawaii

Thanks to Curiosity Stream for sponsoring today’s video. Go to https://curiositystream.thld.co/LindsayHoliday and use code LindsayHoliday to save 25% off today, that’s only $14.99 a year. Queen Lili’uokalani was the first Queen Regnant and last monarch of the Islands of Hawaii. She fought to keep her country and people free from the conquest of British and… Continue reading Queen Liliʻuokalani of Hawaii