A Gift from Abraham Lincoln

Rev. James Kekela got a watch and chain from President Abraham Lincoln for saving an American citizen from being eaten by cannibals. Read more about it in “Lincoln’s Gift to a Honolululan.”

Pacific commercial advertiser, January 15, 1901, Page 6
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