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The Painted KingArt, Activism, and Authenticity in Hawaii$
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Glenn Wharton

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780824834951

Published to Hawaii Scholarship Online: November 2016

DOI: 10.21313/hawaii/9780824834951.001.0001

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Return to Kohala

Return to Kohala

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(p.50) 4 Return to Kohala
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The Painted King
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Glenn Wharton

Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:10.21313/hawaii/9780824834951.003.0004

This chapter recounts the events surrounding the return of the author (Glenn Wharton) to Kohala. Wharton described the slow stream of tourists who stopped, took pictures in front of the imposing figure of King Kamehameha, and got back in their cars. Aside from the periodic carload of tourists, most people were locals going about their errands. They stopped to speak with each other and to visit the Bond Memorial Library. The chapter further narrates how the author received a pamphlet about North Kohala from the volunteers of the Kohala Senior Citizens. These elders talked with great pride about their town, particularly its history.

Keywords:   Glenn Wharton, Kohala, North Kohala, Kohala Senior Citizens, Bond Memorial Library

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