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Character of the Spanish presence in the Philippines
Edward Gaylor Burne
Yale University, 1902
Taken from Bourne's Historical Introduction to Blair and Robertson's The Philippine Islands: 1493-1898. It analyzes the character of the Spanish conquest of the Philippines.
First Westerners in Manila: the Goiti-Salcedo Trip
Anonimous, 1570
The story of the expedition to Manila by Martin de Goiti and Juan de Salcedo on Legazpi's orders recounted by an anonimous member of the expedition . This trip of exploration, the first of any kind ever made by westerners, was determinant of the final structure of the Philippines as a state with its center of power in Manila.
   Scanned from Blair and Robertson's The Philippine Islands, with annotations, introduction, conclusion and maps by J.R. Perdigón.
Alcaicerías de ManilaDescribes two singular XVIII Century alcaicerias, San Fernando in Binondo and San José in Intramuros. Spanish and English versions.
José R. Perdigón
BusuangaA selection on Busuanga, Palawan from the book Louçon et Palaouan: Six Années de Voyages aux Philippines by Alfred Marche , Paris 1887. English translation from French, with commentaries
An Empire in a Showcase The Exposición General de las Islas Filipinas en Madrid, 1887. From The Colonial Imaginary. Photography in the Philippines During the Spanish Period 1860-1898, an exposition held in the  National Museum of Filipino People, Manila from November  27, 2006 to February 28, 2007. A joint project of La Sociedad Española de Acción Cultural en el Exterior (SEACEX) and Casa Asia. Main text with photographies in Spanish, text English translation at the end of the article.
Las exhibiciones etnológicas y coloniales decimonónicas y la Exposición de Filipinas de 1887.
Crítica del carácter explotativo de estas exhibiciones en la Europa y América del siglo XIX y comparación con la Exposición General de las Islas Filipinas en Madrid, 1887.
Luis Ángel Sánchez Gómez,
Dpto. de Prehistoria y Etnología.
Universidad Complutense. Madrid
Only is Spanish
El Fenómeno Hispano en Filipinas
José Ramón Perdigón
Article on the peculiar hispanic character of the Philippines.
Filhispanic Activism: Rationale and Practice
José Ramón Perdigón
Article on what can be done for the hispanic culture and language in the Philippines.
Asesinato del Gobernador Bustamante Articles XV-XVIII of the series Sobre una Reseña Histórica by Fr. Serapio Tamayo published in Libertas, University of  Santo Tomás, 1906.
Web edition: Jose R. Perdigon
Cartas del P. Bermejo Correspondence between the Augustinian missionary and the Gobernor General of the Philippines Pascual Enrile (circa 1830) relative to the economic development of the towns of Southern Cebu (Carcar, Boljoon, Oslob) and the military defense against moro pirates in the waters of the Cebu and Tañon Straights, and the Bohol Sea.
Revelaciones Inéditas del  General Emilio Aguinaldo.
Juan Hernández Hortiguela
An essay around the interview by G. Gomez Rivera to General Aguinaldo (1958), contains an análysis of Masonry's play around the time of the Philippine Revolution.
Entrevista al General Aguinaldo (1958)
Guillermo Gómez Rivera
Unpublished till 2012, the interview was conducted in1958 by Sr. Guillermo Gómez Rivera.
Soledad V Luna's letter to Felipe Gomez Windham Soledad  was the lover of the great Filipino painter Juan Luna. She reveals in this letter memories of Juan Luna's confidences on Paz Pardo de Tavera 's and her mother's homicides, Genetral Antonio Luna's and Andres Bonifacio's assassinations, the plan to sell the Philippines to the United States for three hundred million US Dollars, and masonry's obscure play at the dawn of the Republisc of the Philippines.
Edited and translated by José R. Perdigón
A note on Recto's play
Nick Joaquín
Journalist and National Artist of the Philippines
A glimpse of the potentialities of Philippine literature had the imposition of English not intervened in the Philippines.
Birds of Prey
Fidel Reyes
Editor, El Renacimiento
Philippine's journalism's most famous editorial, it was published in Manila's daily El Renacimiento on October 30, 1908. The editorial is a frontal attack against the rapacity of the Secretary of the Interior and Member of the Philippine Commission Dean C. Worcester
Edited by José R. Perdigón
Casa Real de Bucay, 1st Capital of Abra
José Ramón Perdigón
Essay highlighting one instance of province and capital city formation by the Spanish government in 19th -Century Philippines.
La Americanización de Filipinas
La Imposición del Idioma Inglés en el periodo 1898-1901
Alfonso L. García Martínez
Profesor de Derecho y Ex-Magistrado.
REVISTA DEL COLEGIO DE ABOGADOS DE PUERTO RICO (Volúmen 43, Mayo 1982, número 2, páginas 273 a 270)
A extensive acount of the roles and policies of the USA military and political authorities in the eradication of the Spanish language from the Philippines.
Las Filipinas en busca de su Identidad Hispana
Dr. Enrique Javier Yarza Rovira
Lic. en Historia de la Universidad Católica de Uruguay, Miembro del Círculo Hispanofilipino.
Conference delivered in the Casa de la Cultura, Los Cerrillos, Uruguay,  November 16, 2001.
Statistics: Spanish language in the Philippines
Guillermo Gómez Rivera
Spanish professor and Member of the Royal Spanish Academy of Language
An analysis of early statistics on the number of Spanish speakers in the Philippines through history. It answers the question on whether Spanish was ever spoken in the Philippines.
English translation: Elizabeth Medina
Spanish translation available
Literatura hispanofilipina: siglos XVII al XX 
Edmundo Farolan Romero
Profesor, University of Silesia, Czech Republic
A summary of Philippine literature in Spanish. Contains, as samples, a delightful antology of Philippine poetry in Spanish not widely known in Spanish circles.