Original photo of Duke Kahanamoku and his brothers at Waikiki circa 1940s rare and unpublished. This wonderful original photo of Duke, Samuel, David, Louis, Sargent and Bill Kahanamoku circa 1940 was taken at Waikiki with Diamond Head in the background. This is a previously unpublished photo and as far as we are aware is 1 of 1. The print is clear and vibrant and the image is large measuring 20 inches high X 24 inches wide x 1 inch deep.
Duke Kahanamoku was an iconic Olympic champion swimmer, Ambassador of Aloha, Sheriff of Honolulu and widely recognized as the Father of Modern Day surfing. He was an accomplished Waterman, a credit to the State of Hawaii and to the United States of America.