Photograph of Iolani Palace


The Friends of ʻIolani Palace

The Friends of ʻIolani Palace
Honolulu, United States

Historical black and white aerial photograph of the original Iolani Palace and tomb, ca. 1844-1874.


  • Title: Photograph of Iolani Palace
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date: 1844/1874
  • Date Created: 1844/1874
  • Location: Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Provenance: The original palace was built by Mataio Kekuanaoa, Governor of Oahu in 1844 and named Hanailoia. It was purchased by King Kamehameha III and gifted to his daughter Princess Victoria Kamamalu. It was home to King Kamehameha III, IV, V , Lunalilo and Kalakaua. It was renamed Iolani by King Kamehameha V.
  • Subject Keywords: Iolani Palace, Hanailoa, Haawaiian Kingdom, King Kalakaua, King Kamehameha III, King Kamehameha IV, King Kamehameha V, Princess Victoria Kamamalu
  • Type: Photograph
  • Rights: Courtesy Hawaii State Archives PP-38-1-009
  • Medium: Photography

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