doc In Memoriam booklet for U.S. Senator, Spark Masayuki Matsunaga (April 17-19, 1991) (ddr-janm-4-37)
In Memoriam booklet for United States Senator, Spark Masayuki Matsunaga. The memorial service took place in Honolulu, Hawai'i on April 17 through April 19, 1991.
doc Clipping regarding Akihito's stopover in Honolulu, Hawai'i (ddr-njpa-1-1452)
Caption on front: "Washington officials here to prepare for Akihito's visit: Two officials of the state department arrived here from Washington this morning at 7:45 by Pan American Clipper to assist with protocol, press relations, and security problems in connection with Crown Prince Akihito's 14-hour stopover in Honolulu next Monday. They are, left to right: Joseph …
Narrator Junji Sarashina
Junji Sarashina was born in 1929 in Lahaina, Hawai'i, the son of a minister of a Buddhist Temple Nishihongan-ji and a teacher of Japanese-style flower arrangement, music, sewing, and cooking. The youngest of five children, Sarashina grew up surrounded by temple members (mostly plantation workers) and their families who enjoyed community picnics and samurai films. When …
img Lily Pons and Andre Kostelanetz arriving in Hawai'i (ddr-njpa-1-1340)
Caption on reverse: "Opera singer on vacation: Lily Pons, famed opera singer who has also starred in the movies, arrived here today on the Lurline for a short vacation in Honolulu. She was accompanied by her husband, Andre Kostelanetz, well-known symphony and radio orchestra conductor.--Nippu Jiji photo."
img Raymond A. Spruance greeted by Gov. and Mrs. Samuel Wilder King (ddr-njpa-1-1828)
Caption on reverse: "Enroute back to Manila post: Raymond A. Spruance, left, U.S. ambassador to the Philippines is shown being greeted by Gov. and Mrs. Samuel Wilder King at the Honolulu International airport, as he passed through Honolulu last night on his way back to Manila from Washington. The ambassador spent a week in Washington on …
doc Clipping regarding Anna May Wong (ddr-njpa-1-2510)
Article title: "Anna May Wong One-Day Visitor Enroute to China."
img Jimmy Stewart receiving a lei from Mrs. George V. Denny, Jr. (ddr-njpa-1-1820)
Caption on reverse: "Jimmie [sic] Stewart gets lei: Movie star Jimmie [sic] Stewart is shown after receiving a carnation lei from Mrs. George V. Denny, Jr., wife of the founder of the Town Hall Meeting of the Air, at the quarterly membership meeting of the Honolulu Chamber of Commerce yesterday noon at the Royal Hawaiian hotel. …
img Ernest Hemingway and Martha Gellhorn in Hawai'i (ddr-njpa-1-575)
Caption on reverse: "Novelist and bride: Ernest Hemingway, outstanding American author, who arrived with his bride on the Matsonic today to spend a week at Waikiki. His latest novel, 'For Whom the Bell Tolls,' has already sold over 500,000 copies. - Nippu Jiji photo."
img May Richardson (ddr-njpa-1-1702)
Caption on reverse: "Joins husband: Mrs. James O. Richardson, wife of Admiral Richardson, commander-in-chief of the U.S. fleet, was among the arrivals on the Lurline this morning. She is here to join her husband. Nippu Jiji photo."
img George C. Marshall and Katherine Boyce Tupper Marshall arriving in Hawai'i (ddr-njpa-1-975)
Caption on reverse: "Marshalls greeted by local Red Cross workers: Gen. George C. Marshall, president of the American Red Cross and a director of the Pan American World Airways, and Mrs. Marshall (shown with leis) were greeted by local Red Cross workers upon their arrival Tuesday from Los Angeles with top PAA executives for a four-day …
img Admiral Arthur W. Radford and Rear Admiral Charles C. Hartman (ddr-njpa-1-1456)
Caption on reverse: Adm. Radford welcomes Adm. Hartman: Adm. Arthur W. Radford (left), commander-in-chief of the Pacific Fleet, is shown greeting Rear Adm. Charles C. Hartman, commander of Cruiser Division Three, aboard the U.S. heavy cruiser Helena which arrived at Pearl Harbor from the Korean war zone yesterday afternoon. Arriving with the Helena were the heavy …
img Carmen Miranda in Hawai'i (ddr-njpa-1-899)
Caption on reverse: "Carmen Miranda adds bright note to chamber luncheon: Carmen Miranda, well-known stage and screen star, is shown receiving a hat of orchids at the annual membership luncheon of the Honolulu Chamber of Commerce Thursday noon at the Royal Hawaiian hotel. Placing the hat on her head is Jerry L. Pettis, special assistant to …
img "Notables at Punchbowl Cemetery Dedication" (ddr-njpa-1-966)
Officials at the dedication ceremonies of the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Left to right: Francis P. Matthews, William F. Halsey, Henry S. Aurand, Ingram M. Stainback, Robert L. Eichelberg.
img Eddie Peabody playing guitar at a carnival (ddr-njpa-1-1153)
Caption on reverse: "Carnival stars relax at mochizuki: Eddie Peabody, the 'Banjo King,' plays guitar for a change while carnival and movie stars look on with keen interest. Photo was taken at a press and radio party for the stars at the Mochizuki tea garden last evening. Left to right: Shirley Yoshiko Yamaguchi (Rikoran), Jacqueline Fontaine, …