Sunday, January 24, 2010

Blessed Statue - Mother Marianne Cope

The statue of Mother Marianne Cope, who served Hansen's disease patients in Hawaii for 35 years, is to be dedicated today at Kewalo Basin Park commemorating her role in Hawaii history. CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARBULLETIN.COM

1 comment:

maryjane said...

There is this new television series called The Generations Project. TONIGHT they are showing an episode about a Hawaiian woman who learns about her great grandmother who was exiled to a leprosy colony.

You can watch in online or on BYU Television
It airs on Monday night at 8pm MST

Here's the show's website.

I just thought you might be interested. It's a really great show.