Program One: First Contacts

International trade brought early Asian travelers to the Americas. Crossing East brings you the previously untold stories of quests for adventures and of hardships in the new land.

Streaming Audio Clip (opens in new window) - Kanaka Village

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Bonus Materials

"Kanaka Village" as aired on 'Day to Day'

Listen to the excerpt of the Hawaiians in the Pacific Northwest segment as aired on NPR's 'Day to Day', October 18th, 2005.

This also aired on OPB's Morning Edition and Oregon Considered on Monday, October 24th, 2005.

"Manilamen" Slideshow

See some photos to illustrate the stories and interviews (opens in new window).

Flash Movie - Hawaiians in the Pacific Northwest

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