The Hawaiian Islands

The Hawaiian Islands

Dates: 1864

Detailed handwritten description of the scenery and natural wonders of the islands as the unidentified author hikes the countryside and sails along the coast. Apparently written with the intent of publication so as to draw United States attention to the commercial, political and military value of the islands.

  • Extent: 1 item (0.09 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 344
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from The Hawaiian Islands must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 344; The Hawaiian Islands; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 344, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Fred A. Rosenstock in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Fred A. Rosenstock; 1975.
Subject Terms
Advertising and Marketing; Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Geography--Hawaii; Hawaii--Description and travel; Military; Politics, Government, and Law; Scientific expeditions--Hawaii
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Hawaiian Islands
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-23T04:12-0700
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts