Queen Liliuokalani’s Death

Today in history — November 11, 1917 — Queen Liliuokalani died. Churches on Maui, decorated with flags, royal palms, and flowers, held services in English and Hawaiian. Churchgoers listened to reverends speak about Liliuokalani’s life and impact on Hawaii. Read more about it in “Queen’s Death Widely Mourned Around Islands.”

“Queen’s Death Widely Mourned Around Islands”
Honolulu star-bulletin., November 24, 1917, 3:30 Edition, Congressional Party Section, Page NINE, Image 37
http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn82014682/1917-11-24/ed-1/seq-37/

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