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Salvador Araneta papers: 1921-1972
Summary Information
Title: Salvador Araneta papers
Creator: Araneta, Salvador.
Dates: 1921-1972
Extent: 2 microfilms, 1 folder
Philippines public servant, delegate to the 1934 and 1972 constitutional conventions. Articles, speeches, and scrapbook; include materials relating to convention activities.
Call number: 87490 Aa microcopy, Aa1
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
Phone: 734-764-3482
Fax: 734-936-1333
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Finding aid created by California State University Archives

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

The collection was made available to the California State University Archives for microfilming by Salvador Araneta.

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open to research.

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Preferred Citation:

[item], folder, box, Salvador Araneta papers, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan


Salvador Araneta was a Philippines lawyer and public servant. He was a delegate to both the 1934 and 1972 constitutional convention.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The Salvador Araneta papers consist mainly of materials relating to his participation as a delegate to the Philippine Constitutional Convention, 1971-1972. Also included are various articles and speeches he made in the period of 1921 to 1955.

Subject Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.

  • Philippines -- History -- 1946-1986.
  • Philippines -- History -- 1898-1946.
  • Scrapbooks.
Contents List
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Container / Location Title
Career papers [series]
Philippine Constitutional Convention 1971-1972
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Resolutions filed by Araneta
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Speeches delivered by Araneta
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Proposed Amendments made by Araneta to the Committee Reports
Articles and speeches
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Agricultural and economic subjects
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(most relate to the economic future of the Philippine Islands, the Hare-Hawes-Cutting Act controversy in the Philippines, and the problems of independence from the United States)

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(most relate to the first constitutional convention in which Salvador Araneta was a delegate, United States trade relations with the Philippines, and future relations with the United States after independence)

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(most relate to the economic consequences of independence, the reexamination of the independence question, and the first constitutional convention)

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(most relate to economic nationalism in the postwar era)

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Transcript of radio program "Gregorio Araneta Memorial Roundtable Conference" 1970

(series of spontaneous and unrehearsed broadcasts held on the eve of the Constitutional Convention)

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Transcript of radio program "Gregorio Araneta Memorial Roundtable Conference" (cont.)  (bulk 1970)
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Scrapbook (miscellaneous)
Roll   2  
Scrapbook of the Constitutional Convention February 1970-September 1972
Folder   1  
Segunda Interview Con El Presidente Quezon Pos S. Araneta 1939

(Transcription of a document that was mistakenly left out of the microfilm edition.)