A New Town Named Pearl City

This month in history — May 16, 1890 — A committee chose to name “the town recently laid out at Ewa” Pearl City and the avenue “Lehua.” The Oahu Railway and Land Co. organized this committee. Read more about it in “Pearl City.”

“Pearl City”
The Pacific commercial advertiser, May 17, 1890, Image 3
http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85047084/1890-05-17/ed-1/seq-3/

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