Philippine-American War in Leyte and Samar
Ambrosio, Moxica Pacheco, Mariano Dey, Harry Ruiz, Ricardo Figueroa, Esteban Ruiz, Honesto
4.5 Linear Feet (One record center box, one manuscript box, one oversize
This collection contains material
related to the Philippine-American War of 1899-1902. The first series, which makes up the
bulk of the collection, is related to the American captain Harry Dey and includes records of
battles and skirmishes, quotidien life for American troops in San Francisco and in the
Philippines, promotions, roll-calls, maps, a number of photographs, and other material. The
second series is the Leyte and Samar Revolutionary Papers (1897 – 1901), which contain
correspondence, records, certificates, and other material from Filipino forces.
The collection is comprised of
material in Tagolog, Spanish, and English, with very occasional Japanese.
University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center)