WELCOME TO FILIPINO WORKERS IN HAWAII, 1926.

"Photographs in Connection with the Investigation of Working Conditions of Filipino Laborers on Hawaiian Sugar Plantations, 1926," by Lt. Colonel Robert A. Duckworth-Ford, Aide-de-Camp to Governor-General of the Philippines Leonard Wood. This collection is from Alex Ford of California, grandson of Lt. Colonel Duckworth-Ford. Titles are taken from typed captions present on each photograph.

Full text of the report is available here in PDF format.
Related reading:
Report of the Director of Labor to His Excellency the Governor-General of the Philippine Islands is available here in PDF format.

You may be interested in reading Filipino History in Hawaii Before 1946 found at
http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/17651

STATISTICS:

  • Total photos in database: 50
  • Total images in database: 150