Report of the special mission to the Philippine Islands.
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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Bureau of Insular Affairs,
  • Land use,
  • Philippines

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Edition Notes

Other titlesReport on condition of Philippine Islands
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination58 p.
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16137802M

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Report of the Special mission on investigation to the Philippine Islands to the secretary of war. Also available in digital form. Contributor: United States. Special Mission of Investigation to the Philippine Islands - Wood, Leonard Date: Report of the Special mission on investigation to the Philipines islands to the secretary of war. United States. Special mission on investigation to the Philippine islands., Wood, Leonard, Washington: Govt. print. off., Subject terms.   A Visit to the Philippine Islands Hardcover – by John Bowring Sir (Author) out of 5 stars 1 ratingCited by: The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in following the Spanish-American War. In the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected president and was tasked with preparing the country for independence after a year transition.

Coordinates. The Philippines (/ ˈ f ɪ l ə p iː n z / (); Filipino: Pilipinas [ˌpɪlɪˈpinɐs] or [fɪlɪˈpinɐs]), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Filipino: Republika ng Pilipinas), is an archipelagic country in Southeast ed in the western Pacific Ocean, it consists of about 7, islands that are broadly categorized under three main geographical divisions from Capital: Manilaᵃ, 14°35′N °58′E / . The Divinity Library's Day Missions Collection holds a large amount of missionary reports that have been digitized with grants from the Arcadia fund () and the National Endowment for the Humanities (). Below is a list of societies whose reports are available through the Yale University Library's Digital Collections portal. New reports are added on a regular basis. The Central Intelligence Agency has been active in the Philippines almost since the agency's creation back in the s. The CIA's main headquarters for Southeast Asia is located in the capital of Manila. The CIA was founded in and first played a major role in the Philippines three years later. The presence of U.S. military bases in the Philippines, originally conceived through the The Insular Government of the Philippine Islands was a territorial government of the United States that was established in and was dissolved in The Insular Government was preceded by the United States Military Government of the Philippine Islands and was followed by the Commonwealth of the Philippines.. The Philippines were acquired by the United States in as a result of the Common languages: English (official), Spanish (official) .

(This was a great read) This is an incredible tale of a crew with an impossible mission to do a photo reconnaissance of Bougainville Island in the Solomon Islands in If they are successful it will save the lives of countless US Marines/5(). note 1: for decades, the Philippine archipelago was reported as having 7, islands; in , the national mapping authority reported that hundreds of new islands had been discovered and increased the number of islands to 7, - though not all of the new islands have been verified; the country is favorably located in relation to many of Southeast Asia's main water bodies: the South China Sea.   You are at: » AWARDSGRANTS» Clark Air Base Library, th Air Base Group, Philippine Islands Book, Print & Media Awards Articles, Papers & Research Awards. Title: Dean C. Worcester papers Creator: Worcester, Dean C. (Dean Conant), Inclusive dates: Extent: linear feet Extent: 1 oversize folder Abstract: University of Michigan professor of zoology and museum curator, participated in or and led several research expeditions to the Philippines, member of the First and Second Philippine Commissions and involved in several.