OHA formally unveils landmark Papakilo Database

(Honolulu) – The Office of Hawaiian Affairs formally unveiled its Papakilo Database on Monday, April 4, 2011. The new cultural resource is a “database of databases” or a search engine for Hawaiian land and cultural information. Pictured from left are: Kepa Maly, Cultural Historian Resource, Kumu Pono Associates; Tim Johns, President and CEO, Bishop Museum; Kristy Perez-Kaiwi, Managing Editor and Cultural Resource Specialist, Ka‘iwakïloumoku Virtual Archive; Susan Shaner, Head Archivist, Hawai‘i State Archives; Sam ‘Ohu Gon III, Senior Scientist/Cultural Adviser, The Nature Conservancy; Puakea Nogelmeier, Executive Director, Awaiaulu; and Clyde Nämu‘o, CEO, Office of Hawaiian Affairs. Not shown: Bob Stauffer, Project Manager – Ulukau and Hawai‘i Contact for DL Consulting LLC. Photo: J. Matsuzaki

The Papakilo Database is free and can be found at papakilodatabase.com


Garett Kamemoto
Office of Hawaiian Affairs
Office: 808-594-1937