Photo: Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company

Part II: Origin

Long before the first cement piles were driven into the ground in 1957, Ala Moana Center’s prime piece of property wasn’t prime at all. It w…

Photo: Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co.

Part III: Construction

Hawaii was on the brink of statehood and the world was eager to visit the islands. Waikiki was already a happening place and Ala Moana was o…