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May 2019

The Folkloric Origin of the Subli Dance of Batangas from a 1916 Ethnographic Paper

Mention the word baraco and most people in the Philippines immediately think of Batangas, the province with which the liberica species of c...

Batangas History 31 May, 2019

History of the STCAA: the Athletic Association’s Humble Roots and Batangas’ Early Participation

In the present day, each year a competition is held to select teams and athletes who will represent Region IV-A in the national games calle...

Batangas History 25 May, 2019

The 1907 Philippine Assembly and the First Legislative Districts of Batangas under American Rule

In July 1902, the United States Congress passed the so-called Philippine Organic Act, which was the basic law for the Insular Government of...

Batangas History 24 May, 2019

When Crocodiles and Sharks Swam in Taal Lake

Although, in the present day, the waters of Taal Lake have become completely freshwater, this was not always the case. The lake used to be...

Batangas History 22 May, 2019