Igorot Native. Ifugao couple. Philippine Islands.
Inside of a house in the Radack Islands.
Polynesia. Island nation of the Marshall Islands.
Native Coffee Pickers of Hawaii. Native Hawaiians 1899.
Bagobo man with pointed teeth.
The Bagobo also Manobo, Manuvu, Obbo, Obo, are indigenous peoples of the Philippines.
The native tribes of South Australia.
Tammeamea King of Hawaii, the Sandwich Islands. Naba Leba king of Solor.
Artist: Nicholas Martin Petit (1777-1804) Continue reading
Inhabitants of Hawaii. Sandwich Islands. 18th c.
The term Sandwich Islands represents two of James Cook after John Montagu 4th Earl of Sandwich called archipelagos. Hawaii and South Sandwich Islands. Sandwich Island is the former name of Manuae (Cook Islands). Manuae was discovered on September 23, 1773 by the English navigator James Cook, making it one of the first islands that sighted Cook on his voyages of discovery in this area. He named the atoll originally Sandwich Islands, changed this name later in Hervey Island. The name Sandwich Islands was transferred to the archipelago of Hawaii. Hawaii is an island chain in the Pacific Ocean. The archipelago is considered one of the South Sea Islands. The nickname of Hawaii is “Aloha State”. On January 20, 1778 James Cook landed on his third Pacific voyage on the southwest coast of the island of Kaua’i, which had been spotted already on January 18. Cook operating barter with the natives and had next to pigs and goats also diverse seeds back. However Cooks crew infected the local indigenous people with sexually transmitted diseases, which caused the population to shrink 300,000 to 60,000 within the next 80 years.
Inhabitants of the Caroline Islands in 1840.
Habitans des Iles Carolines
From the book: Natural History and pictures of the people and the different races and tribes according to the latest discoveries and most exquisite original research, edited by HR Schinz. Honeggersche Lithographic Institute, 3. Advanced ed. 1845 Zurich.