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La Pietra, Poni Moi Road, Diamond Head, Honolulu, Honolulu County, HI



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Item Title


Location
Diamond Head, Honolulu, HI

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS HI-30
Significance: An imposing Mediterranean Revival mansion built by a prosperous and influential descendant of an early missionary family: Walter F. Dillingham. For more than four decades a great social center of the Hawaiian Islands; many prominent visitors were entertained here.

Subjects
Mediterranean Revival Architectural Elements


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. WROUGHT-IRON GATE AT ENTRANCE, HOUSE IN BACKGROUND
2. ENTRANCE COURT FROM SOUTHWEST
3. SOUTH ELEVATION, OBLIQUE VIEW, ENTRANCE AT LEFT
4. SOUTH ELEVATION
5. MAIN ENTRANCE
6. WEST ELEVATION
7. SECOND-FLOOR PORCH, WEST ELEVATION
8. EAST SIDE OF HOUSE AND GARDEN
9. INNER COURTYARD LOOKING NORTH
10. STAIRWAY, IN INNER COURTYARD
11. INNER COURTYARD, FROM SECOND FLOOR
12. ARCADE, INNER COURTYARD
13. MARBLE FOUNTAIN
14. LIVING ROOM, FIRST FLOOR
15. MAIN STAIRWAY
16. TYPICAL LIGHT FIXTURE, STAIRHALL


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