Ancient Hawaii

European Contact - Kingdom of Hawaii


From Republic to State

Sovereignty Movement

Bibliography and Image credits






From Captain Cook to Barack Obama

On this website, you will find a brief history of the Hawaiian Islands, from ancient times to present day, with special focus on the history of its relationship with the United States. Although the islands have recently gained fame for producing the 44th president of the United States, Barack Obama, its realtionship with the US was not always so amicable.

“Hawai’i is what the United States is striving to be.”
                                                - John F. Kennedy

http://www.hawaiimagazine.com/blogs/hawaii_today/2008/3/26/obama_punahou http://www.thekaiulaniproject.com

http://hawaii.gov/hawaiiaviation/aviation-photos/1950-1959/misc-1950s-photos/1951%20Waikiki.jpg/image_preview http://robertshawaii.com/oahu/hawaii-evening-volcano.php