The Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office (PCDSPO) has published the Philippine Electoral Almanac, a handy resource on Philippine national elections from 1935 onwards.
Essential documents related to the Laurel presidency and the Second Republic
In 1922, American philanthropist Elsie Gaches published a cookbook called Good Cooking and Health in the Tropics to raise money for the American Guardian Association in Manila, which cared for orphaned American children in the Philippines.
Listen to the music of that era, along with some speeches
The Jones Law of 1916 restructured the Philippine Legislature into the Senate (which replaced the Philippine Commission) and the House of Representatives (which replaced the Philippine Assembly).
This article on the 1916 Elections—the first time a senate was elected in the Philippines—is a preview of the second edition of the Philippine Electoral Almanac, which will be released in December 2015.
Early uniforms of the Filipino revolutionaries were inspired by the Spanish Guayabera and Guerrera; some were stolen uniforms from captive Spanish troops.
The 1922 legislative elections was a watershed moment in the development of Philippine politics.
Visual Comparisons on Two Inaugurations President Manuel Roxas had two inaugurations, occasions wherein he took his oath of office: one on May 28, 1946 as third and last president of the Commonwealth of the Philippines, and another one, on July 4, 1946, as president of the independent Republic of the Philippines, known as the Third continue reading : May 28 and July 4: Mystery Solved
Noong Disyembre 30, 1912, inilípat ang mga labî ni Jose Rizal mula sa pangangalaga ng kaniyang pamilya patungo sa ilalim ng kaniyang magiging bantáyog, at nagsagawa ng isang seremonya.