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Title
View of side street from Escolta, Pasic [i.e. Pasig] River in background
Date Created and/or Issued
[1899?]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Plates in: Spanish American War and Philippine insurrection : photographic album of California Heavy Artillery, with scenes in camp and views of the Philippines, v. 1, pg. 11, no. 14.
Shows street, buildings on either side are two-story with metal roofs. Iron grillwork spans the street, suspended between two buildings. Building on right has signs: La Opinion and La Deliciosa. Men standing on either side of street wear uniforms and helmets in British style.
2009-1978.
In May of 1898, California created the First Battalion of California Heavy Artillery, United States Volunteers in answer to President's call for troops. Consisted of four batteries, A through D, batteries A and D were assigned to Philippine Islands Expeditionary Forces, remaining batteries served in U.S. Album documents experiences of Frank Freeman Atkinson, Sergeant in Battery D.
Mrs. Frank Atkinson;
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 7 x 8 1/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001407788CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Spanish-American War, 1898--Photographs
Streets--Philippines--Manila
Buildings--Philippines--Manila
Ironwork--Philippines--Manila
Manila (Philippines)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
Philippines
Manila
Manila (Philippines)

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