Several native boys swimming in what appears to be a harbor area can be seen in the foreground. In the background several seagoing ships are loading and unloading cargo. During the course of the film, a man in an outrigger canoe paddles by the camera.
White, James H. (james Henry) - Blechynden, Frederick - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress) - Niver (kemp) Collection (library of Congress) - Bleckyrden, W.
Bathers play on a raft or floating platform, pushing each other into the water, running across it, and jumping or diving into the water. Three men in a canoe pass behind the platform; one stands and jumps into the water, capsizing the canoe. All three men attempt unsuccessfully to right the canoe. Filmed from a single camera position.
Starts with a view of two children frolicking in the water. Behind them is a street lined with telephone wires; trees and houses appear in the background. The camera pans left past more houses and trees to a beach scene with many men and women. Most are dressed in street clothes, but some men wear bathing costumes. The camera continues its pan out onto ...
The camera, mounted on a moving electric streetcar, records street scenes in Waikiki. Trees, a large building which is probably a hotel, the ocean front, and Diamond Head may be seen along the sides of the street and in the background. Street traffic includes horsedrawn carriages, bicyclists, pedestrians and two steam rollers.
Large groups of men, women and children wade and play in the surf at Waikiki. Two outriggers row amongst the people towards the beach. One surfer may be seen lying on his board and paddling over the waves.
The camera, mounted on the front of a street car, shows views of the busy city street. Buildings line both sides; automobiles, carriages, bicyclists, and pedestrians may be seen along side the street, crossing it, or traveling up and down it.
Seven crowded street cars come slowly down a single set of tracks in a grassy area. Trees line both sides of the tracks. Passengers hanging onto both sides of the street cars wave at the camera as they pass. Some men walk up and down along the left side of the tracks. Filmed from a single camera position.