Bernice Pauahi Paki Bishop Died and the Start of Kamehameha Schools

This week in history — October 16, 1884 — Bernice Pauahi Paki Bishop, the largest private landowner in the Kingdom of Hawaii, died. Upon her death, part of her estate funded the birth of Kamehameha Schools, a private-school system for Native Hawaiians. Read more about this philanthropist and alii in “The Late Mrs. C. R. Bishop.”

“The Late Mrs. C. R. Bishop”
The Hawaiian gazette., October 22, 1884, Image 2
http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83025121/1884-10-22/ed-1/seq-2/

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