Legislature: Journals and General Records

This collection, which was selectively digitized, covers the Journals of the Legislature from the Kingdom and Republic era, and the General Records collection which includes undated bills and laws and materials from 1843 and 1845. All materials are arranged chronologically and listed in numerical order, when applicable.

Materials from the Journals and the General Records collection may be found using the Hawaiʻi State Archives Finding Aid entitled “Records of the Legislature of the Hawaiian Kingdom: 1840-1893” (Series 221, 222) and “Records of the Legislature” (Series 223). This curated digitized collection contains 58 files with a total 16,357 individual images.

Please click on the following links to access this digitized collection.

Journal of the Legislature, Kingdom Era by Decade:
  • 1840-1849
  • 1850-1859
  • 1860-1869
  • 1870-1879
  • 1880-1889
  • 1890-1899

  • Journal of the Legislature, Republic Government Era by Decade:
  • 1890-1899

  • General Records by Decade:
  • 1840-1849