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The Hawaiian Kingdom

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King Kamehameha I
1791 - Unites Hawai'i Island
1810 - Unites all Hawaiian Islands under one sovereign rule
King Kamehameha II
Alexander Liholiho
- ascends to the throne in 1819 after his father's death
- 1819 Abolishes the Kapu System
- 1820 Missionaries arrive from Boston
King Kamehameha III
Kauikeouli
- ascends to the throne after the death of his brother, Kamehameha II, in 1824
- 1820-1840 literacy explodes throughout Hawai'i
- Schools multiply quickly (Hawaiian schools)
June 7, 1839
Kamehameha III proclaims Hawaiian Declaration of Rights
October 8, 1840
Kamehameha III proclaims Hawai'i's first constitution
- executive branch
- legislative branch (House of Nobles, House of Representatives)
- Judicial Branch
1841
Hawaii becomes fifth nation in the world with compulsory education for all youth
- Succeeds Prussia, Denmark, Greece, and Spain
Family of Nations
- Kauikeouli wants to become part of the family of nations
- Swayed by the 1840s Treaty of Waitangi where the Maori Chiefs agreed to make Aotearoa a British Colony
- And when in 1842 France makes Tahiti a protectorate
Statehood
- jurisdiction over territory and population
States must have:
- government
- permanent population
- get along with other states (Capacity of have relations with other nations)
- defined territory
Hawai'i met all the criteria
April 8, 1842
- King Kamehameha III in Privy Council commissions 3 envoys to secure international recognition
1) Timiteo Ha'alilio
2) William Richards
3) Sir George Simpson
December 19, 1842
- US President John Tyler recognizes Hawaiian independence
- King Leopold of Belgium recognizes Hawaiian independence and agrees to help gains support from Britain and France
First colonization of Hawai'i
- taken over by Great Britain
- Lord Paulet wants to take over Hawai'i
- King Kamehameha III gives up Hawaii's sovereignty under protest but they give Hawai'i back
1843
- GB recognize Hawaii as Independent under Queen Victoria
- France recognizes Hawaii as independent under King Louis Phillipe
November 28, 1843
- Anglo-Franco population of Hawaiian Independence (Britain and France)
November 28
Hawaiian Independence Day
Countries that had treaties with Hawaii
Austria-Hungary; Belgium; Bremen; Denmark; France; Germany; Great Britain; Hamburg; Italy; Japan; Netherlands; Portugal; Russia; Samoa; Spain; Switzerland; Sweden and Norway; US
19th-Century Milestones in International Relations
- Hawaiian Kingdom was the first "non-european" nation to enter the family of nations in 1843
- Ottoman empire was the first "non-christian" nation
January 1882
Hawaiian Kingdom becomes part of the Universal Postal Union
Diplomatic Representatives in the Hawaiian Kingdom in 1893
US; Portugal; Great Britain; France; Japan; Italy; Chile; Germany; Sweden and Norway; Denmark; Peru; Belgium; Netherlands; Spain; Mexico; Russia
Hawaiian Kingdom Diplomats Abroad
Austria; Belgium; Central and South America; Denmark; France and Colonies; Germany; Great Britain and colonies; Italy; Japan; Mexico; US
Hawaiian Kingdom
1840-1893 Hawaiian Kingdom possessed
Bayonet Constitution
- King Kalakaua
- Honolulu Rifles forced him to sign a new constitution forcing him to appoint a new council, stripping him of his power and not ratified by the legislative assembly
- Honolulu Rifles turn into the Committee of Safety led by minister Stevens
US Intervention
- January 16, 1893 the US Illegally intervened int he affairs of the Hawaiian Kingdom in an attempt to annex the Hawaiian Islands
Duty of non-intervention
- The US had a duty to to not intervene in the internal affairs of another nation but it violated this duty
January 17, 1893
Minister Stevens recognizes the provisional government on behalf of the US
February 14, 1893
Provisional government signed treaty of annexation with the United States
1893
Queen Liliuokalani made an Agreement for the US President to administer Hawaiian Kingdom law
President Cleveland's Investigation
on March 11, 1893, US President initiated and investigation and concluded that the US is responsible for the overthrow of the Monarchy
Mainland stereotypes
Chink= Asians
Y'all= you folks, you guys
Wetbacks= Mexicans, brown skins
Crackers= White people
*********= jerk
Tool= stupid
Dip out= to leave, to exit
THOT= that ho over there
Kuso= shit
Puto= bitch
Hawaiian Pidgin Words
Shoots= okay, roger that
Pau= done, finished, complete
Dakine= that aforementioned thing
Broke da mouth= super tasty
Scrap= to fight
hapa= half or part
Bus'= drunk
Irraz= irritating
Shishi= to urinate
Kanak attack= food coma
VSO The children ate at school
Ate the children at school
VSO My son is reading in his bedroom
Is reading my son in his bedroom
VSO Going to surf at Sandys
Is going to surf at Sandys
12 Hawaiian Islands
Hawai'i
Maui
Lana'i
Molokai
Molokini
Oahu
Niihau
Kaua'i
Lehua
Ka'ula
Nihoa
Relationship between King Kamehameha I and King Kamehameha II
Father son
Relationship between King Kamehameha I and King Kamehameha III
Father son
Anglo-Franco Declaration of Hawaiian Independence
Great Britain and France
12 Countries that had treaties with Hawaii
Great Britain
France
Belgium
Samoa
Japan
Italy
US
Bremen
Hamburg
Spain
Portugal
Netherlands
Switzerland
Russia
5 Countries with Diplomats in the Hawaiian Kingdom
US
Portugal
Great Britain
France
Japan
Italy
Germany
Belgium
Netherlands
Spain
Mexico
Russia
5 Countries with Hawaiian Diplomats
Austria
Belgium
Denmark
France and Colonies
Great Britain and Colonies
Germany
Italy
Japan
Mexico
What did the Honolulu Rifles for King Kalakaua to sign?
A new constitution changing his cabinet council
3 Hawaiian Organizations that petitioned against annexation
Men's Hawaiian Patriotic League
Women's Hawaiian Patriotic League
Hawaiian Political Association
Their support killed the 1897 treaty of annexation
Spanish American War
Breaks out in 1898
American ships dock in Hawaii violating Law of Neutrality, violation of international law
American Military Bases in Hawaii
Pearl Harbor
Fort Shafter
Tripler
Wheeler Air Base
Hicks Air Base
Kaneohe Marine Corps Base
Schofield Barracks
US Pacific Command