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Back in the Day on Maui

  • STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE
                                3/9/1974
                                About 8,000 ILWU sugar workers went on strike, closing 16 sugar plantations around the state. Picketing was strongest on Maui, home of Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co., the state’s largest sugar plantation with 1,900 workers.

    STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE

    3/9/1974

    About 8,000 ILWU sugar workers went on strike, closing 16 sugar plantations around the state. Picketing was strongest on Maui, home of Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co., the state’s largest sugar plantation with 1,900 workers.

Recalling Maui’s near and distant past, compiled from Honolulu Star-Advertiser archives. Read more

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