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July 29, 2022

40 Fascinating Photos of Honolulu in the Late 1950s

Honolulu is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Hawaii, which is located in the Pacific Ocean. It is an unincorporated county seat of the consolidated City and County of Honolulu, situated along the southwest coast of the island of O Ľahu, and is the westernmost and southernmost major U.S. city.

Honolulu is Hawaii’s main gateway to the world. It is also a major hub for business, finance, hospitality, and military defense in both the state and Oceania. The city is characterized by a mix of various Asian, Western, and Pacific cultures, as reflected in its diverse demography, cuisine, and traditions.

Honolulu’s favorable tropical climate, rich natural scenery, and extensive beaches make it a popular global destination for tourists. These fascinating color photos from DAvdW captured life of Honolulu in 1958.


  1. Those are some awesome quality images!

  2. if you mean mostly pictures of the same tourist-woman, and three dozen pictures of local musicians on a grass stage, then yes: i guess they're fascinating ..




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