Statehood for Hawaii
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Statehood for Hawaii hearing before the Subcommittee on Territories and Insular Affairs of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, United States Senate, Eighty-sixth Congress, first session, on S. 50 : a bill to provide for the admission of the State of Hawaii into the Union by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.

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Published by United States Government Printing Office in Washington .
Written in English


  • Hawaii -- Politics and government -- 1900-

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The Physical Object
Paginationv, 132 p. ;
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15252279M
LC Control Number59060591

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Hawaii's Road to Statehood (Cornerstones of Freedom Second Series) [Kent, Deborah] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hawaii's Road to Statehood (Cornerstones of Freedom Second Series)Author: Deborah Kent.   In Unsustainable Empire Dean Itsuji Saranillio offers a bold challenge to conventional understandings of Hawai‘i’s admission as a U.S. state. Hawai‘i statehood is popularly remembered as a civil rights victory against racist claims that Hawai‘i was undeserving of statehood because it was a largely non-white territory.5/5(1). Statehood for Hawaii. Philadelphia, Dorrance [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William C Dill. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages 20 cm: Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "Statehood for Hawaii.". Be the first. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

On June 27th, , Hawaii held a plebiscite to determine whether the overall population of the Territory of Hawaii sought Statehood. The final tallied vote, as was signed by Edward E. Johnston, the Secretary of State on July 2nd, declared the cumulative votes cast on all the islands was , in favor of statehood, while 7, opposed it.   Events for 50 years of statehood are being called a "commemoration" rather than a "celebration" out of respect to Natives and unresolved claims since the overthrow of the Hawaiian kingdom.   Statehood was a dream of even the most die-hard ex-royalists – Prince Kuhio, a member of the royal family of the Kingdom of Hawaii, and a warrior in the counter-revolution that failed against the Republic of Hawaii, was our second congressional representative of the Territory of Hawaii, and fought for Statehood during his entire tenure. Hawaii Hawaii Politics and government History / General Political Science / Government / State & Provincial Statehood (American politics) United States United States Politics and government United States Politics and government Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

for his book Hawaii Pono cited 27 percent of native Hawaiians opposed to statehood. The Hawaii Statehood Commission noted nervously in the late s that Hawaiian taxi drivers and tour guides were telling tourists that statehood was not desirable.7 These nagging sentiments, however, represented only one side of native Hawaiian opinion. In January the Hawaiian Equal Rights Commission changed its name to the Hawaii Statehood Commission as a reflection of its ultimate goal. Later that year, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill providing for Hawai'i statehood, but it became buried in various Senate committees. This category contains pages that are part of the History of Hawaii book. If a page of the book isn't showing here, please add text {{BookCat}} to the end of the page concerned. You can view a list of all subpages under the book main page (not including the book main page itself), regardless of whether they're categorized, here.   This opened a path to statehood for Hawaii in , but only after Alaska became a state eight months earlier. No easy compromises History suggests that efforts to pass a law admitting Puerto Rico.