January 2019 - Batangas History, Culture and Folklore January 2019 - Batangas History, Culture and Folklore

January 2019

A Folkloric Tale of a Marian Apparition that Led to the Building of the Lipa Cathedral

From an ethnographic paper 1 written by one Amparo Reyes, presumably from the then-town of Lipa in Batangas, we get this folkloric story ab...

Batangas History 30 Jan, 2019

Concluding Part: US Military Operations in Batangas from 1901-02 during the Fil-American War

This article concludes the series we have been running on Batangas History regarding how the United States Army and Volunteers operated in t...

Batangas History 26 Jan, 2019

Nasugbu in World War II: A Historical Narrative

From the 1953 document entitled “Historical Data of the Municipality of Nasugbu 1 ,” Batangas History presents this historical narrative on ...

Batangas History 25 Jan, 2019

The Inauguration of the Caltex Oil Refinery in Bauan, Batangas by President Ramon Magsaysay in 1954

[In this article: Caltex refinery, Chevron Philippines, Batangas Province, Bauan Batangas, San Pascual Batangas, President Ramon Magsaysay,...

Batangas History 21 Jan, 2019

The Magic Book of a 19th Century Jesuit Priest in Alitagtag, Batangas

[In this article: Batangas Province, Bauan Batangas, historical data, Batangas history and folklore, Alitagtag Batangas, magic book, Jesui...

Batangas History 19 Jan, 2019

A Chronology of US Army Aerial Attacks on Batangas in 1945

[In this article: Batangas Province, United States Army Air Force, Far East Air Force, Batangas Airfield, Lipa Airfield, Calingatan Airfiel...

Batangas History 19 Jan, 2019

The Immediate Economic Benefits of Batangas Train Service in 1910

[In this article: Batangas Province, Lipa Batangas, Batangas City Batangas, Manila Railroad Company, Calamba to Laguna line, Luta to Lucena...

Batangas History 18 Jan, 2019

Mataasnakahoy: the Celso Landicho Mayoralty

[In this article: Batangas Province, Mataasnakahoy Batangas, History of Mataasnakahoy, Ceferino Capuchino, Isagani Laluna, Mayor Celso Land...

Batangas History 16 Jan, 2019

Part VII: US Military Operations in Batangas from 1901-02 during the Fil-American War

[In this article: Batangas Province, Philippine American War, United States Army in the Philippines, Lipa City Batangas, Lobo Batangas, Mou...

Batangas History 15 Jan, 2019

When the Municipal Council of Lipa Objected to the Town Becoming a City

[In this article: Batangas Province, Lipa City Batangas, Republic Act Number 162 series of 1947, Lipa City Government, Lipa Municipal Counc...

Batangas History 11 Jan, 2019

Badong and the Legend of the House Lizard as used to be Told in Tanauan, Batangas

[In this article: Batangas Province, Batangas beliefs and folklore, Tanauan Batangas, Batangas legends, house lizard, butiki, butiking baha...

Batangas History 9 Jan, 2019

The Rescue of White War Refugees from Calatagan, Batangas by US Army Engineers in 1945

[In this article: World War II Batangas, Calatagan Batangas, Nasugbu Batangas, 592 US Army Engineering Regiment, war stories, civilian refu...

Batangas History 8 Jan, 2019