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Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 08-22-2008, 02:37 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Here is a nice video montage about King...

Here is a nice video montage about King Kalakaua's trip around the world visiting various European and Asian royalty:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ToOwfq-NOBQ


Another video detailing...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 06-26-2008, 04:24 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Lady G, it's good to "see" you. I'll be in your...

Lady G, it's good to "see" you. I'll be in your neck of the woods in Sept, btw.

Back on topic: Regarding Quentin, it seems that he is running yet again; why I have no idea. He's going to lose...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 06-25-2008, 08:47 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
June 30 I believe though I am not quite sure. If...

June 30 I believe though I am not quite sure. If the exhibit is popular most small history museums will extend the date.
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 06-24-2008, 05:34 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
An exhibit has opened, at Queen Emma's Summer...

An exhibit has opened, at Queen Emma's Summer Palace, in remembrance of Prince Albert Edward Kauikeaouli Leiopapa Kamehameha, Queen Emma's son and godson of Queen Victoria.

Read more about it...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 06-18-2008, 07:47 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
That is completely incorrect, Count. He...

That is completely incorrect, Count.

He served in the State House from 1994-1998 where he was the Minority Leader. Currently he is serving as a Commissiner on the Honolulu Fire Commission and he...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 06-14-2008, 02:39 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Those photos above are of a young Princess...

Those photos above are of a young Princess Ka'iulani, and thank you AE for posting those rare images. :smile:And Lady Gabrielle, it's good to have you back!

Here...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 05-01-2008, 03:09 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Here (https://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/Here)...

Here (https://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/Here) is today's article from the Honolulu Advertiser. I also recieve email news from KITV in Honolulu which you can read what they have to say here...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 05-01-2008, 02:49 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Yeah, I know. I read about it late last night on...

Yeah, I know. I read about it late last night on my email alerts from the Honolulu Advertiser and the Star Bulletin. I won't talk about the details because it's too political. Those who have read...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-23-2008, 01:56 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
You might be interested in the book, Princess...

You might be interested in the book, Princess Kaiulani of Hawaii: The Monarchy's Last Hope by Kristin Zambucka. I haven't read it in ages, but it's a good starter book.

Here's an interesting...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-22-2008, 11:22 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
You'll definitely have to order them via Amazon...

You'll definitely have to order them via Amazon or some place else. Rarely will one find a majority of these books outside of Hawai'i. The do sell them here in Los Angeles as well as in San Fran,...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-22-2008, 06:43 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Start with these books in order: Ruling...

Start with these books in order:

Ruling Chiefs of Hawai'i by Samuel Manaiakalani Kamakau
Hawaiian Antiquities by David Malo
Fragments of Hawaiian History by John Papa 'I'i
Hawaii's Story by...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-22-2008, 12:40 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
I did see the movie, especially since I am a huge...

I did see the movie, especially since I am a huge Terence Malik fan, but I forgot the name of the film when I made that post last night. Although I love Malik, I was slightly disappointed in the...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-21-2008, 09:20 PM
Replies: 311
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Yes, I have. It's being filmed as we speak, and...

Yes, I have. It's being filmed as we speak, and will continue for some time. It stars the same girl who was in someTerence Malik movie that also starred Colin Farrell. I cannot remember the name....
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-15-2008, 09:15 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Their love for France was/is the same as it...

Their love for France was/is the same as it was/is for the US... enough said:biggrin:;)

Yes, the bandmaster/composer for the Royal Hawaiian Band was a German, Heinrich Wilhelm Berger. Also, a...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-10-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 311
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
The more I'm reading for my whatchamacallit, the...

The more I'm reading for my whatchamacallit, the more I am beginning to realize that there was a stronger connection to Germany than Britain. Of course, I'm talking about King Kalakaua at this point....
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-07-2008, 08:17 PM
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Posted By GlitteringTiaras
The sources are from The Hawaiian Journal of...

The sources are from The Hawaiian Journal of History; in fact, I believe they sell it at Border's at Kukui because the last time I was there I got an old copy of the HJoH no. 30 dated 1996 (the...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-06-2008, 06:57 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
I noticed that, but that's typical of many...

I noticed that, but that's typical of many writers in the past few decades.:rolleyes:

On a positive note, I finally got my hands on two interesting sources regarding the Hawaiian Kingdom and...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-05-2008, 02:03 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
I've been meaning to post this link for some time...

I've been meaning to post this link for some time now, but as usual I keep forgetting. ;)

For those who want to know the basics of Hawaiian history, from the Monarchy to Annexation, The Honolulu...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 03-03-2008, 07:23 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
... while I'm looking out at smog... aah...

... while I'm looking out at smog... aah paradise.:biggrin::lol:

Seriously, Russophile why are you on the 'net when you are supposed to be on vacation?

Back on topic:
I just found some...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 02-29-2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
You can wish, but it won't happen unless you take...

You can wish, but it won't happen unless you take a hunting trip (which is basically restricted to a certain area of the island) or a helicopter trip over to, again a restricted part of the island....
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 02-20-2008, 07:08 PM
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Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Indeed. Posts #49, #51, and #67 details the list...

Indeed. Posts #49, #51, and #67 details the list of starter books, Russophile.:flowers:

LG, I may be headed your way in the next few months... so lookout:biggrin:. How did you fair with the wet...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 02-19-2008, 07:59 PM
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Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Sounds lovely, Russophile, enjoy your stay. ...

Sounds lovely, Russophile, enjoy your stay.

To get back on topic:

Do you have any thoughts regarding the monarchy, the overthrow, the rise of the sovereignty movement, the Akaka Bill, Native...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 02-18-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
You can't be serious? You've never heard of...

You can't be serious? You've never heard of Kaumualii? Perhaps you should pick up the book Kaua'i: A Seperate Kingdom by Edward Joesting at Border's at Kukui Grove, and/or visit the Kaua'i Museum...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 02-18-2008, 08:09 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Yes, His Majesty's English name was David, but...

Yes, His Majesty's English name was David, but most, Kanakas that I have known all my life, prefer to call him by his Hawaiian name La`amea Kamanakapu`u Mahinulani Nalaiaehuokalani Lumialani...
Forum: Other Non-Reigning Houses and Historical Monarchies 02-18-2008, 01:39 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 100,957
Posted By GlitteringTiaras
Most of the rare photos you find on the 'net are...

Most of the rare photos you find on the 'net are from `Iolani Palace Archives, Bishop Museum Archives, HHS, KHS, DoH, HSA, UoM, Gutenberg.org, Hulih`e Palace, HawaiianKingdom.org, and so forth.
...
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