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These exhibits are available for viewing during normal library hours.

2007 Government Documents Department Exhibits

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us flag 100 Years of Federal Government in Hawaii exhibit banner hawaii state flag


When the University of Hawai´i was established in 1907, it was automatically designated a depository for federal government documents, as were other land grant colleges, by a law enacted March 1, 1907. Federal depository libraries maintain collections of federal government information. This exhibit highlights federal government involvement in Hawai´i over the past 100 years and features government documents and maps from the Library's collections.

from gov doc collection - race in hawaii
from gov doc collection - President eisenhower signing statehood papers
from gov doc collection - Dec. 7, 1941: the air force story
from gov doc collection - then president nixon with apollo 13 crew

This display was created by the staff of the Government Documents & Maps Department:
Dave Bowman, Alice Kim, Karen Brown, Salim Mohammed, Lydia d´Addario, Gwen Sinclair, Carol Hasegawa, Mabel Suzuki, Lori Horiuchi, Ross Togashi, Clara Inouye.

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