Wednesday, May 5, 1999

By Craig T. Kojima, Star-Bulletin
This wooden tiki, or kii, of the
war god Ku is believed to have
come from a temple of sacrifice
in Kona, on the Big Island.

looking back

A retrospective on the cusp
of the new millennium


About this Series

The Honolulu Star-Bulletin is counting down to year 2000 with this special series.

Each month through December, we'll be highlighting, chronologically, important eras in Hawaii's history.

Each month's installment will feature a timeline which, viewed as a whole by year's end, will have recapped Hawaii's milestones -- the building-block events of our future.

Wednesday, May 5, 1999
Birth of the Islands
The Ancients

No Frames Version

Wednesday, June 16, 1999
Of Kings & Queens
and Power

No Frames Version

Monday, July 12, 1999
and Immigration

No Frames Version

Monday, August 9, 1999
Sunny growth,
dark tensions

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Monday, Sept. 13, 1999
War comes
to Hawaii

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Monday, Oct. 18, 1999

No Frames Version

Monday, Nov. 1, 1999
Hawaii comes of age
No Frames Version

Monday, Nov. 8, 1999
How will we be?
No Frames Version

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