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Paschoal Hall

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1916. Beretania St.

A large hipped gablet roof, flowing into and repeated in the portico, dominates this building. The portico, with its chamfered posts and diamond-pattern railing, utilizes the same forms as those at Bay View Home. Serving as a community hall and movie theater, the interior features an auditorium with tiers of seats extending up to a balcony, which originally separated the patients from their caretakers. The exterior steps provided access to the balcony.

Writing Credits

Don J. Hibbard


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Don J. Hibbard, "Paschoal Hall", [Kalaupapa, Hawaii], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Hawaii

Buildings of Hawaii, Don J. Hibbard. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2011, 239-239.

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