October 2018 - Batangas History, Culture and Folklore October 2018 - Batangas History, Culture and Folklore

October 2018

Excerpts from Letters of a Murdered American Schoolteacher Describing her Stay in Batangas in 1905

[In this article: Batangas Province, Batangas City, American colonial era, Thomasites, Batangas education, Anna Elizabeth Hahn] From a memo...

Batangas History 30 Oct, 2018

The Physical Characteristics of the People of Batangas in 1916

[In this article: Batangas Province, Rosario Batangas, Lipa Batangas, Batangas City, Taal Batangas, San Jose Batangas, Lemery Batangas, peo...

Batangas History 29 Oct, 2018

The Wealthy Silvas and Templos of Lipa and the Original Families of Mataasnakahoy

[In this article: Mataasnakahoy Batangas, Kasaysayan ng Mataasnakahoy, Mataasnakahoy history, Ceferino Capuchino, Templo family, Silva fami...

Batangas History 27 Oct, 2018

An Encantado Tale Told in Santo Tomas in 1925

[In this article: Batangas, Santo Tomas Batangas, encantado, engkantado, magic, supernatural, old tales, Batangas tales] From an ethnograph...

Batangas History 17 Oct, 2018

Columnas Volantes: an Underground Paper and a Guerrilla Outfit in 1900 Batangas

[In this article: Philippine Revolution, Columnas Volantes de la Federacion Malaya, Lipa Batangas, Lipa City, underground newspaper, Jose R...

Batangas History 16 Oct, 2018

Historical Hypotheses on the possible origins of the Batangueño Expression “Ala Eh”

[In this article: Batangas, Batangas province, ala eh, salitang Batangas, Batangas dialect, Wallah, Allah, hala] The Batangueño Stereotype ...

Batangas History 11 Oct, 2018

An American Division Superintendent’s Description of Batangas in 1900-1901

[In this article: Batangas Province, American colonial era, education in Batangas, Philippine-American War, Education in the Philippine Isl...

Batangas History 10 Oct, 2018

Alvarez v Villaviray: the Controversial 1934 Nasugbu Municipal President’s Election

[In this article: Batangas Province, Nasugbu Batangas, American Colonial Era Philippines, Municipal President, municipal elections Batangas...

Batangas History 5 Oct, 2018

Old Courtship and Marriage Customs in Taysan, Batangas

[In this article: Batangas Province, Taysan Batangas, marriage customs Batangas, sabugan custom, dapitan custom, bigay kaya custom] In stud...

Batangas History 4 Oct, 2018