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Corporate Author United States. Philippine Commission (1899-1900)

Title Report of the Philippine commission to the President January 31, 1900 [-December 20, 1900]

Imprint Washington, Govt. Print. off., 1900-01.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Reference, Storage    R 991.4  v.1    Available
 PAS Central Library Reference, Storage    R 991.4  v.2    Available
 PAS Central Library Reference, Storage    R 991.4  v.3    Available
Description 4 v. in 3. plates. illus 24 cm.
Note 56th Cong., 1st sess. Senate. Doc no. 138.
Composition of the report is as follows: v.1, Papers by the various members of the commission on existing and desired conditions e.g. "Efforts toward conciliation and the establishment of peace." "Peoples of the islands." "Education." "Government." "Conditions and needs of the United States in the Philippines from a naval and maritime standpoint", etc. v.2, Testimony and exhibits. v.3-4, Translation and condensation, under the direction of Dean C. Worcester, of treatises submitted by the Jesuits on the subject: orography, hydrorraphy, geognosy, phytography, zoography, climatology, cyclical variation of terrestrial magnetism, seismic, foci, ethnography, chorography, state of culture, chronology. The originals were published in Washington, 1900, under title: El archipielago filipino.
The atlas to accompany this report prepared at the Observatorio de Manila, was published by the U. S. Coast and geodetic survey.
"Special pub. no. 3, 1900."
Subject Philippines.
Added Author Schurman, Jacob Gould, 1854-1942.
Dewey, George, 1837-1917.
Otis, Elwell Stephen, 1838-1909.
Denby, Charles, 1830-1904.
Worcester, Dean C. (Dean Conant), 1866-1924.

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