Ii - Ali`i Letters

Ii_XXXXXXXX_to Chamberlain.pdf

John ʻĪʻī writes to Mr. Chamberlain regarding four dollars given to ʻĪʻī for female retainers.
Ii_XXXXXXXX_to Gulick.pdf

John Papa ʻĪʻī asks Dr. Luther Halsey Gulick to relieve him of duties in the church.
Ii_1827XXXX_to Chamberlain.pdf

John ʻĪʻī writes to Mr. Levi Chamberlain regarding four individuals hoping to join the Poʻahā.

Ii_18270912_to Chamberlain.pdf

John ʻĪʻī writes to Mr. Levi Chamberlain repeating a request for ink. On the back page of this letter there are a few un-contextualized equations.


John Papa ʻĪʻī requests Rev. Hiram Bingham to counsel ʻĪʻī's wife, Hiwauli, regarding the roles of husband and wife according to the teachings of God. He also reports on the status of church efforts in Kaʻawaloa.

Ii_18290221_to unknown.pdf

John Papa ʻĪʻī recounts the actions of drunk foreigners who, blaming the missionaries for the ban on prostitution, destroyed property of the chiefs and attempted to attack Rev. Hiram Bingham.

Ii_18320301_to Chamberlain.pdf

John Papa ʻĪʻī writes to Mr. Levi Chamberlain about a man and a woman who wish to join the Poʻahā.

Ii_18370427_to Andrews.pdf

John ‘Īʻī informs Rev. Lorrin Andrews of Elizabeth Kīnaʻu's interest in his English texts, and her request for copies for herself.

Ii_18371228_to Chamberlain.pdf

John ‘Īʻī asks Mr. Levi Chamberlain to provide Kīnaʻu with flour.

Ii_18430406_to Cooke.pdf

John Papa ‘Ī‘ī writes to Mr. and Mrs. Amos Cooke to inform them of their arrival in Lahaina with the boys from the Chiefs' Children's School and tells of their activities there.

Ii_18430410_to Cooke.pdf

ʻĪʻī writes to Amos and Juliette Cooke at the Chief's Children's School in Honolulu, informing them about things in Lahaina, where he and Dr. Judd are traveling with students from the school.

Ii_18430412_to Cooke.pdf

Ioane ʻĪʻī writes to Amos Cooke about his activities with students from the Chiefs' Children's School while on a visit to Maui.

Ii_18430612_to Cooke.pdf

John ʻĪʻī reports receiving word from the Cookes and informs them about the current events in Luaehu, Maui.

Ii_18430616_to Cooke.pdf

John Papa ‘Ī‘ī writes to Amos Cooke concerning the receipt of letters, foreign affairs, and issues with Lord G. Paulet.

Ii_184307XX_to Cooke.pdf

John ʻĪʻī writes to Mr. and Mrs. Cooke from Lahaina about a recent meeting with Mr. Gilman and comments on other current news, asking if Lord George Paulet has gone for good.

Ii_18430710_to Baldwin.pdf

ʻĪʻī writes to Baldwin from Honolulu, informing him of his travel plans, of ships in Honolulu, and requesting a copy of Baldwin's translation of recent statements by Kamehameha III (Kauikeaouli) to Lord Paulet.

Ii_18440307_to Unknown.pdf

ʻĪʻī writes to someone regarding his collecting of a $36 payment for a debt that Peter Gulick had to Abner Pākī.

Ii_18470302_to Ten Eyck.pdf

John ʻĪʻī expresses to Commissioner Ten Eyck his objections to a proposed treaty.

Ii_18681228_to Gulick.pdf

John ʻĪʻī responds to Luther Gulick notifying him about a change in staff at Ka Nupepa Kuokoa.

Ii_18690806_to Chamberlain.pdf

John ʻĪʻī informs Warren Chamberlain about a new delivery man and his activities.

Ii_18690809_to Chamberlain.pdf

John ʻĪʻī writes to Warren Chamberlain to clear up confusion around newspaper money that has gone unaccounted for.

Ii_18691215_to Luna.pdf

John Papa ʻĪʻī writes to the chairman of the Island Ministerial Conference concerning the serial he is writing for the newspaper, local updates, and outstanding newspaper monies.