Rearview Mirror: Peg and Russell Apple’s ‘Tales of Old Hawaii’ column remembered
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Old Ironsides visited Hawaii in 1845, and a report about Pearl Harbor may have changed Hawaii forever. Above, an 1803 painting of Old Ironsides by Michel Felice Corne.
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Russell Apple, who, with his wife, Peg Apple, wrote “Tales of Old Hawaii.”
Kamehameha II’s diplomatic skills prevented a nephew from seizing the throne in 1819. Above, a portrait of the king attributed to John Hayter.
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