Quantcast
Home » national historical commission You are browsing entries tagged with “national historical commission”

Goulay, paxio, houlam in 1837

By

Of the many traveler’s accounts of the Philippines in the 19th century, one that is full of detailed information is the two-volume Les Philippines by J. Mallat, published in Paris in 1846. While a translation from the original French is readily available from the National Historical Commission of the Philippines, it is worth the trouble to visit a library with rare Filipiniana if only to see the hard-to-find illustrated “Atlas” that accompanied Mallat’s text depicting the different types of people in the Philippines and the costumes they wore.

Posted: May 28th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Love of country

By

TODAY IS Bonifacio Day, and the National Historical Commission will officially launch activities leading to the 150th birth anniversary of Andres Bonifacio in 2013, with President Aquino attending ceremonies at the Pinaglabanan Memorial in San Juan City and Vice President Jejomar Binay at the Caloocan shrine. There will be other commemorative activities in various Bonifacio […]

Posted: November 29th, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Cayetano cites Instagram posts as proof of Binays’ farm ownership
  • More doubts on Tiu claim
  • SC announces half-day for courts on October 31, 2014
  • Juan Flavier’s body to lie in state at UP Diliman; charity contributions over flowers preferred
  • UNA wants Mercado testimony stricken off record
  • Sports

  • In-form Que fires 67, just 2 off in $7-M KL tourney
  • Pau Gasol, Bulls spoil Fisher’s coaching debut
  • Cagayan rises from 1st set woe, routes Meralco in four sets
  • Chot Reyes disputes report of Gilas disbandment
  • IEM lashes out on Systema on finals V-League preview
  • Lifestyle

  • More to love at makeup brand’s new outpost
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook declares he’s gay
  • Boy or girl? Family with 12 sons awaits baby 13
  • Stylish Halloween best at Buddha-Bar Manila’s Halloween Fright Night
  • The watch makes its debut in the Morellato DROPS range
  • Entertainment

  • Winter’s wife has blues listening to his new album
  • Simon Baker coy about rumored end of ‘Mentalist’
  • Kris Aquino says she is saving up so she can lead a private life
  • Did you know…
  • Two nods for PH at APSA
  • Business

  • BSP braces for hike in US interest rates
  • Share prices close higher
  • Despite differences, China-PH trade on the rise
  • Finance open to changes in tax system
  • Gross revenues of key industries up 10.8% in Q2
  • Technology

  • Computers help search for the dead
  • 9 common scams on social media
  • DOJ to telcos: Help us block child porn sites
  • Nestle Japan hiring 1,000 robots to sell espresso machines
  • Parallel Planets on print
  • Opinion

  • No one cared enough
  • Editorial cartoon, October 31, 2014
  • ‘Wang-wang’ lives
  • Birth of Frankenstein
  • Frightening ourselves
  • Global Nation

  • After 6 years, SC set to rule on Jpepa legality
  • Korean arrested after selling marijuana to PDEA agent
  • DFA chief Del Rosario admits VFA not perfect
  • PH urges citizens to leave Ebola-hit Africa
  • US donates $300,000 to rebuild Eastern Samar church
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement