Not Everyone Knows That The Great Chinatown Fire Of 1900 Was The Result Of The Bubonic Plague In Hawaii
From the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii in 1893 to the Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor, the Hawaiian Islands have had quite the tumultuous history full of conflict, intrigue, and even a few events and occurrences sure to baffle you. The great Chinatown fire of 1900 and its origins is just one such historic tale, and whether you’re a history buff or not, you’ll want to keep reading.
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Have you heard about the Great Chinatown Fire of 1900 before? Did you know that it was the direct result of the bubonic plague being introduced in the city?
With more than 10 years of experience as a professional writer, Megan holds a degree in Mass Media from her home state of Minnesota. After college, she chose to trade in her winter boots for slippahs and moved to the beautiful island of Oahu, where she has been living for more than five years. She lives on the west side but is constantly taking mini-road trips across the island and visits the neighboring islands whenever she can getaway. She loves hiking, snorkeling, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.
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