Creating Hawai'i

August 21, 2009 – March 14, 2011

National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor, Constitution Ave. Entrance, Artifact Walls Floor Plan

This case features objects from the museum's collection that highlight Hawai'i's unique culture and the extensive changes in tradition and diversity throughout its history -- from kingdom to republic, and from territory to state. Celebrates the 50th anniversary of Hawai'i becoming the 50th state (1959).