Hawaiian was even the official language of the Territory, circa 1903.

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HONOLULU, April 9. — (By Pacific cable.) The legislature has passed, over Governor Dole’s veto, a joint resolution making the Hawaiian language the official language of the territory, as well as English. (Los Angeles Herald, 4/10/1903, p. 2)

Via nupepa-hawaii.com

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