On August 31, 2017, Professor Masayuki Dana (田名真之), Director of Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum, delivered a public lecture on Ryukyuan genealogy in Hamilton Library. The lecture was delivered in Japanese. A simultaneous interpretation accompanied the lecture. Hamilton Library and the Center for Okinawan Studies at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa (COS) co-sponsored the event.
Speaker: Masayuki Dana, Director of Director of Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum (as of August 2017)
Title: Kafu (家譜 / lineage documents) in Okinawa: an overview and examination of the Uchima Family documents
Date: August 31, 2017
Location: Room 301, Hamilton Library
1. A transcript of the public lecture in Japanese by Prof. Masayuki Dana
2. A translation of the public lecture by an interpreter (in English)
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Transcripts in Japanese and English are provided in the above box on this page.
The museum has 961 kafu records. (as of December 2018)
Among 961 records, 137 records have images.