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NUUANA PALI

Situated on the island of Oahu, about six miles from the city of Honolulu, the Pali cliffs are over 1200 feet high. Here Kamehameha defeated his enemies in a great battle in 1795, pushing them over the precipice of the Pali.

American
1940's
Publisher Natural Color by Mike Roberts


Dimensions

Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.11781

Medium or Technique

Photochrome on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint. C-32 “Wesco” Spectratone COLOR CARD
REPRODUCED from NATURAL COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS
Reproduced from a Kodachrome by Mike Roberts.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder