Research Tools


         Main Maps


         Administrative Divisions

         Expandable Map

         Other Maps, including Satellite and Aerial Photographs

         Basilan Island and Waters

         Early Maps of Asia

         Ethnographic Distribution 1890 by Ferdinand Blumentritt

         GIS Data Sets [Download Site]

         Jolo Island and Waters

         Zamboanga, Iloilo, Lingayen 1860



         Metropolitan Manila


         Central Manila

         Manila 1851



         Geographic Finding Aids

         Language Aids


         Philippine Dictionaries II

         Tagalog Grammars and Other Aids

Reference Works


         Encyclopedia Britannica


         Bibliography (including link pages)


         epilipinas [for Filipinos in North America]

         Tanikalang Ginto: The Philippines’ Most Comprehensive Web Directory-History


         Tanikalang Ginto



         Filipinas Heritage Library

         Filipiniana Catalog Library

         National Library of the Philippines

         US Library of Congress: Philippines


         Ayala Museum

         Publishers and Book Dealers

         Libros Filipinos

         The Philippine Bookstore On-Line

         Biography and Genealogy


         Astronesian Navigation and Migration

         Catalog of Filipino Names

         Collective Biography

         Filipinos Who Have Made A Contribution to Society [images]

         Messianic Leaders of the Revolution of 1898

         A Time for Heroes

         Unsung Heroes of the Philippine Revolution

         Philippine Presidents

         Philippine Presidency Project

         Individual Biographies

         Emilio Aguinaldo

         Halstead: Interview with General Aguinaldo

         Chronology of Emilio Aguinaldo’s Career as Anti-Imperialist

         Fr. Jose Ma. Burgos

         Boyhood Home & Museum of Maj. Gen. Frederick Funston

         Graciano Lopez-Jaena

         Bantayog ng mga Bayani (Moument of Heroes): Lapu-lapu

         Ferdinand Magellan


         Gen. Miguel Malvar

         Gen. John J. Pershing

         Gen. Jose Ignacio Paua: A Chinese General in the Philippine Revolution

         Macario Sakay

         George Percival Scriven: An American in the Philippines


         On-Line Texts and Documents Collection

         Amnesty International REPORT 1997: Philippines

         Filipinas Heritage Library Archive of Rare Books [offers extracts in facsimile and text]

         Filipiniana Photographic Collection

         Philippine History Resources

         SEAiT, Southeast Asian images and Texts

         On-Line Journals


         Research Institutes

         National Historical Institute

         Scholarly Societies

         Bataan-Corregidor Memorial Foundation of New Mexico, Inc.

         Filipino-American National Historical Society

         Leyte-Samar Historical Society


         Ateneo de Manila University

         De La Salle University

         Cavite State University

         Philippine Women’s University

         University of the East

         University of the Philippines at Manila

         University of Santo Tomas

         Funding Institutions

         Ayala Foundation, Inc.



         16th Century

         Chronik zur Geschichte der Philippinen

         Philippine History

         Philippine Presidents

         Philippine-United States Relations


         Distance Learning Centers


         On-Line Course Materials

         On-Line Syllabi and Lectures



         Philippines – A Country Study

         Surveys and Overviews

         An On-Line Guide to Philippine History

         Highlights of Philippine History [images]

         Historic Places [images]

         Matial Virtues of the Philippines

         Picturesque Old Philippines [rich source of images]

         The Filipino Tribe

         Philippine Churches


         Philippine Prehistory



         Austronesian Navigation and Migration

         The Laguna Copper Plate ca. 900 A.D.

         Precolonial Period

         Literacy in Pre-Hispanic Philippines

         16th Century


         "After Dire Straits, An Agonizing Haul Across the Pacific," by Simon Winchester, Smithsonian, April 1991:84-95

         The Boxer Codex

         Spanish Occupation

         First Books Printed in the Philippines

         17th Century

         Universities [images]

         18th Century

         Of the Philippines and the Moluccas , by Pierre Sonnerat 1781

         19th Century

         The Basi Revolt 1807 [images]

         19th Century Manila [images]

         Old Buildings [images]

         Austrian-Philippine Homepage

         Philippine Insurrection

         Remembering Fathers Burgos, Gomez, and Zamora [images]

         Revolutionary War in the Ilocos

         War for Independence: The View From a Small Town

         The Rebellion in the Philippines

         Mabini: Wounded Hero

         Philippine Heroines of the Revolution

         The Philippine Revolution by Apolinario Mabini

         The Philippines and Round About by G. J. Younghusband 1899

         U.S. Invasion

         Orientalism of the Philippine Photograph. America Discovers the Philippine Islands, by Alfred W. McCoy

         Spanish-American War

         The Birth of U.S. Imperialism: An Introduction to the Spanish-American War, by Christopher Conway

         1898-1998 Centennial of the Spanish-American War


         Philippine Resistance (1898-1901)

         The Philippine-American War Documents

         Isla de Mindanao

         Halstead: Specifications of Grievance of the Filipinos

         Tausug Resistance to American Occupation (1898-1913)

         The Fighting 20th – KSGenWeb Digital Library

         Balangiga Massacre

         The Awful Tragedy of Balangiga by Helen Herron Taft

         Bells of Balangiga

         Balangiga Massacre and Leyte Landing

         The Balangiga Massacre: Getting Even

         The Burning of Samar

         Mark Twain on the Philippines

         1899 [images]

         The Law of Marriage in the Philippines around 1900

         Picturesque Old Philippines: Public Services

         American Soldiers in the Philippines Write Home About the War

         Philippine-American War (1898-1902)

         Philippine-American War

         The Spanish-American War in Motion Pictures

         The History Guy: Philippine-American War 1899-1902

         War in the Philippines

         Spanish American War Centennial Website

         20th Century

         U.S. Occupation

         United States Occupation [images]

         America and the Philippines by Ferdinand Blumentritt

         Yellow Fever and the Reed Commission

         Daniel H. Burnham – Cities in the Philippines and USA

         The Albatross Philippine Expedition 1907

         The Commonwealth of the Philippines (1935-1946)


         World War II

         Japanese Invasion (1941)

         Manila: How Open Was This Open City? by John W. Whitman – Full Text: January 1998 World War II Feature

         Military History: February 1999 from the Editor

         Lest We Forget, by Lt. Col Carlos Keasler

         Battling Bastards of Bataan

         Corregidor – Then and Now

         Bataan Death March

         Japanese Occupation (1941-1945)

         The U.S. Army and Irregular Warfare by John M. Gates

         Americanitos,” Life During the Japanese Occupation of the Philippines, page 1

         Battle for Leyte Gulf

         World War II: The Battle for Leyte Gulf

         Liberation (1945)


         The Independence Day That Wasn’t

         July 4, 1946

         Philippine Republic (1946- )

         The Hukbalahap Insurrection 1946-1955: A Case Study


         Treasure Loot

         The 1986 EDSA Revolution Website

         The U.S. in the Philippines – Gateway to American Bases, Schools, and Organizations

         Welcome to Clark Air Base

         Welcome to Subic Naval Base

         Welcome to Clark Air Base

         A Hispanized Philippines: A Good Option? by Elizabeth Medina

         Keeping the Spirit of 1896 Alive

         The Philippine Expeditionary Force to Korea (1950-1955)

         Prospects for Transformation in the Philippines in the Next Millennium by E. San Juan, Jr.

         Ugly Balikbayans and Historic OCWs

         Never Again:  Memories, Truth-Telling, & the Pursuit of Justice

         Regional Histories

         Agusan-Surigao Historical Archive

         An Austrian Life for the Philippines: The Cry of Balintawak by Ferdinand Blumentritt

         Bayaning 3rd World


         Bohol: The History and Legacy

         Cavite History Page

         Lipa City – Hart of Batangas

         History of Butuan City, Philippines

         Articles on Moro History, Culture, and Lifestyle

         Mindanao and Sulu, the Moro Sultanates – History and Culture

         Palawan Discovered!

         How Mariveles Got Its Name


New and Yet Unsorted

         Full Masonic Restoration

         Fran’s Homepage: Fighting For Our Lives

         A Philippine Leaf

         Early Austrian Travelers to the Philippines

         Virtual Travels of Rizal

         Forget Your Darling Far Away

         Limjoco Home

         Woman, Take Back History and Write Herstories

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