The Philippine Islands: A Political, Geographical, Ethnographical, Social and Commercial History of the Philippine Archipelago, Embracing the Whole Period of Spanish Rule, with an Account of the Succeeding American Insular Government

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C. Scribner's sons, 1906 - 668 páginas

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Message of the Revolutionary President accompanying the proclamation
454
The Americans prepare for the attack on Manila
460
The Americans first measures of administration in Manila
467
Innovations in Manila customs Spanish government in Visayas
473
Text of the Treaty of Peace between America and Spain
479
AntiAmerican manifesto The Philippine Republic
486
Proclamation of American intentions Santa Cruz La Laguna captured
493
Insurgent tactics General Lawton in Cavite
499
THE PHILIPPINE REPUBLIC IN THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
511
Surrender of insurgent leaders Peace overtures Watercure
522
Revolutionary exhortation denouncing Spain
528
The Spaniards critical position in Zamboanga Mindanao Is
531
Slaughter of American officers and troops at Balangiga Sámar Is
536
END OF THE WAR OF INDEPENDENCE AND AFTER
545
The Montalón and Felizardo outlaw bands
549
Landownership is conducive to social tranquillity 555
555
The Insular Government Feastdays Municipality
560
Constabulary Secret Police The Vagrant Act
567
The warlike Dattos and their clansmen
573
Moro Province armed forces Gen Woods victory at Kudarangan
580
Major Hugh L Scott vanquishes Panglima Hassan A bichâra
585
Education and progress in the Moro Province
591
The question of the friars lands American view
597
The antifriar feeling diminishes The Philippine Independent Church
602
Conflict between Catholics and Schismatics
606
The Philippine Assembly The cry for independence
612
Administration of justice Provincial Courts Justices of the peace
618
Agitation for an Agricultural Bank Bureau of Agriculture
624
The carryingtrade The Shipping Law Revenue and Expenditure
628
Social position of the Chinese in the Islands since 1898
634
Total Chief Exports Total Sugar Export
640
Sapanwood Gum Mastic and Coffee shipments
646
INDEX
655
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Página 480 - The civil rights and political status of the native inhabitants of the territories hereby ceded to the United States shall be determined by the Congress.
Página 478 - Spain will, upon the exchange of the ratifications of the present treaty, proceed to evacuate the Philippines, as well as the island of Guam, on terms similar to those agreed upon by the commissioners appointed to arrange for the evacuation of Porto Rico and other islands in the West Indies, under the Protocol of August 12, 1898, which is to continue in force till its provisions are completely executed.
Página 479 - Spanish subjects, natives of the Peninsula, residing in the territory over which Spain by the present treaty relinquishes or cedes her sovereignty, may remain in such territory, or may remove therefrom, retaining in either event all their rights of property, including the right to sell or dispose of such property or of its proceeds ; and they shall also have the right to carry on their industry, commerce and professions, being subject in respect thereof to such laws as are applicable to other foreigners.
Página 480 - Judgments rendered either in civil suits between private individuals, or in criminal matters, before the date mentioned, and with respect to which there is no recourse or right of review under the Spanish law...
Página 457 - The United States will occupy and hold the city, bay, and harbor of Manila pending the conclusion of a treaty of peace which shall determine the control, disposition, and government of the Philippines.
Página 477 - The United States will, for the term of ten years from the date of the exchange of the ratifications of the present treaty, admit Spanish ships and merchandise to the ports of the Philippine Islands on the same terms as ships and merchandise of the United States.
Página 479 - Guam, and in the Philippine Archipelago, all the buildings, wharves, barracks, forts, structures, public highways and other immovable property which, in conformity with law. belong to the public domain, and as such belong to the Crown of Spain.
Página 507 - Islands and will maintain true faith and allegiance thereto; that I will obey the laws, legal orders, and decrees promulgated by its duly constituted authorities; that I impose upon myself this obligation voluntarily, without mental reservation or purpose of evasion. So help me God.
Página 457 - Spain will cede to the United States the island of Porto Rico and other islands now under Spanish sovereignty in the West Indies, and also an island in the Ladrones to be selected by the United States.

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