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Title The Sandwich Island Gazette and Journal of Commerce, Volume 2, Number 27
Reference 105 Sa5, Vol 1, copy 1
Library Hawaiian Historical Society
Date 03 Feb 1838
Place of Publication Hawaii
Author / Creator MacIntosh, Stephen S
Description The first English-language newspaper on Hawaii, containing interesting accounts of trade, ships entering harbour, and daily life. As Hawaii's first commercial journalism venture, it did job printing. The editor was Bostonian Stephen S MacIntosh, who opposed the policies of the Protestant mission and advocated religious toleration.
Document Type Newspaper
Theme(s) Trade and Commerce; Politics, War and Diplomacy; Social Life; Religion, Faith and Philosophy
Keywords trade, agriculture, politics, language, religion, business, crime, poetry, advertisement, news, foreign policy, ship, shipping, commerce, goods, merchandise, information, diary
Countries USA
Places Hawaii
Ports Honolulu, USA
People Kamehameha III
Additional Information Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Hawaiian Historical Association's library catalogue.
Copyright Hawaiian Historical Society