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Kualapuu Market

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1945. Farrington Ave. at Uwao St.

Located at Kualapuu's hub of commercial activity, this modest building has corrugated-iron siding, clerestory openings, and is capped by a shallow hipped roof. The Yuen family has operated this store since the 1950s. Mr. Yuen, who came to Molokai to work for Libby, Mc-Neill and Libby, opened a store in Maunaloa during the 1930s, and then expanded his operations to include this store. It is now operated by his descendants.

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Author: 
Don J. Hibbard
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Don J. Hibbard, "Kualapuu Market", [Ho'olehua, Hawaii], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/HI-01-ML15.

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Cover: Buildings of Hawaii

Buildings of Hawaii, Don J. Hibbard. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2011, 234-234.

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