The photograph below is from the October 19131 edition of the quarterly bulletin and captioned: “Balayan market, Batangas.” This market was among those listed by the Bureau of Public Works as “completed,” its dimensions being 21 by 43 meters.
|Classic photo of the Balayan public market. Digitally extracted from the October 1913 edition of the Bureau of Public Works Quarterly Bulletin.|
Funding for the Balayan market’s construction included ₱15,000.00 by way of loan from the Insular (or colonial) Government and ₱5,000 as appropriation from the municipal government of Balayan.
Notes and references:
1 “Bureau of Public Works Quarterly Bulletin, Volume 2 No. 3,” compiiled by C.A. Tansill, published October 1913 in Manila by the Bureau of Public Works.