PHILIPPINES, 1898 - 1946

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PHILIPPINES, 1898 - 1946

PHILIPPINES, 1898 - 1946

Summary: VS, different racial groups at work; farming and fishing. Young men doing calesthenics. Children attending school. EXT, University of Philippines. Parades through streets. Students in classes and labs. VS, Gen Emilio Aguinaldo. Manuel Thuis Quezon at meeting. US Marines marching in Manila. In Washington, President Franklin D Roosevelt signs document on Philippine independence. Quezon in bg. Parades in Manila celebrating the signing. Training of Philippine troops. Gen Douglas MacArthur seated at desk signs paper handed to him by Lt Cpl or Maj Dwight D Eisenhower. Cadets are trained at the Philippine Military Academy. Filipinos man coastal guns. (No firing) US sailors and Air Force men walking in Manila. US naval vessels in Manila. Japanese section in Manila of shops and homes. Meeting of the "Ganap" (phonetic) party led by Carlos Pena Romulo protesting the influx of Japanese. Quezon talking to officials in his office. Philippine Civic League meeting. Philippine officials meet in Washington to discuss delaying of the Philippine independence. US Senators in committee meeting. Quezon in conference with US officials.

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Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964

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Emilio Aguinaldo y Famy (1869-1964) was a Filipino who led the insurrection against Spain, and later the fight for independence against the United States, until his capture in 1901 and his consequent oath of allegiance to the United States. ...