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Pierce photo identified

Jul 29 2016 - 1:30am || Comments

This photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection, No. 15958, was first published in the Nov. 21, 2015, edition of the Tribune-Herald. The following people were identified thanks to the efforts of the community: From left are Elizabeth Young, former teacher at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, Daisy Pai, Cheri (Kyser) Foust and Mary Kahilihiwa. The photo was taken Aug. 1, 1966, at the Wahaula Volcanoes Information Center that was destroyed in June 1999. If you think a subject or location has been misidentified, a name misspelled or have any further information about this photo, call the museum at 935-5021.

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    The College of Continuing Education and Community Service at the University of Hawaii at Hilo is offering workshops about performance management and creating videos using a digital single lens reflex or mirrorless camera.

  • Posted: Jul 7 2016 - 12:05am

    Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union is helping eight deserving high school seniors take their first important steps toward their future goals with scholarships to a two- or four-year institute of higher learning in the coming school year.

  • Posted: Jul 6 2016 - 12:05am

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  • Posted: Jul 6 2016 - 12:05am

    The Hilo Orchid Society awarded its Orchid Isle Award for 2016 to the Kona Daifukuji Orchid Club.

  • Posted: Jul 6 2016 - 12:05am

    HFS Federal Credit Union members and staff raised more than $34,000 for Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children through the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

  • Posted: Jul 6 2016 - 12:05am

    The Rotary Club of South Hilo recently installed its new board of directors and new club president, Pat Aiona Jr., for 2016-17 during a celebration at the Naniloa Hotel’s Crown Room.

  • Posted: Jul 6 2016 - 12:05am

    The University of Hawaii at Hilo’s College of Continuing Education and Community Service will host a series of workshops about the fundamentals of professional development from 5-8 p.m. Wednesdays, July 13-27, in UH-Hilo’s UCB Room 331.

  • Posted: Jul 6 2016 - 12:05am

    Quilt creator Roberta Muller will stitch up a storm with two quilting workshops from 10 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. July 16 at the Volcano Art Center’s Niaulani Campus.

  • Posted: Jul 5 2016 - 12:05am

    Hawaii Volcanoes National Park celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2016, and continues its tradition of sharing Hawaiian culture and After Dark in the Park programs with the public in July.

  • Posted: Jul 5 2016 - 12:05am

    The Kohala Center’s FoodCorps Hawaii program received a $28,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation’s Hawaii State Giving Council.

  • Posted: Jul 3 2016 - 12:05am

    Readers of Volcano Watch might recall past articles that have described various ways in which the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory studies and monitors the active volcanoes of Hawaii. Today, we focus special attention on just one of those techniques: gravity.

  • | Posted: Jul 3 2016 - 12:05am

    Self-sufficiency still is the way of life in remote rural parts of Sarawak, Borneo. What we would consider villages are longhouses built on pilings over marshy wetland jungle. Crops such as banana, taro, manioc, sago palm and oil palm surround the settlements. Some of the longhouses we visited are homes to extended families of up to a hundred or more.

  • Posted: Jul 2 2016 - 1:30am

    The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1950s and ’60s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact the museum by calling 935-5021 or emailing THIS PHOTO (NO. 20601) was captured Feb. 5, 1965.

  • Posted: Jul 2 2016 - 12:30am

    Members of North Hawaii Community Hospital’s canine corps were recently honored in observance of National Therapy Animal Day.

  • Posted: Jul 2 2016 - 12:05am

    By popular demand, Kele Kanahele of the Island of Niihau returns to teach the authentic creation of Niihau shell jewelry during two workshops from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 22 and 23 at the Lyman Museum.