Toyko Bazar, Manila, Philippines, Dec. 1, 1941 (2)
A view of Toyko Bazar still open and doing business in Manila one week before Japan bombed and invaded the Philippines. I wonder if the Japanese owners knew of the impending Japanese invasion. I understand that many Japanese business owners did know the invasion was imminent
Figures on the Jones Bridge, Uy-Chaco Building, Manila, Philippines. East side of bridge looking north. Before WW2
I enjoy the signs that can be read on these old photos. The big advertisement on top the building is for a cigar "La Yebana, of course you like quality". A smaller sign under a window reads "Vera & Vera Law Offices". Does anyone know anything about Vera & Vera? This original old photograph is in my personal collection.
The Bridge of Spain from south side of Pasig River. Manila, Philippines, late 19th or early 20th Century
The boy is standing on a pile of coal that was unloaded on the bank of the river. Underwood & Underwood
Street scene in Binondo, the business district of Manila, 1901
The picture was taken from the north end of the Bridge of Spain looking north down Nueva Street. Library of Congress, McCoy, Alfred W.: University of Wisconsin--Madison.
Café and Chocolate Factory in Binondo, Manila, Philippines, 1900 or before
Illustration from the book: History and Description of the Picturesque Philippines Author: Adjutant E. Hannaford Crowell & Kirkpatrick Co., 1900
The Manila Club
“The saying goes in the Far East that if an Englishman, a Spaniard and an American were to be left upon a desert island, the first would organize a club, the second build a church, and the th…
The Luneta and Manila Bay swimming beach, Manila, Philippines, before 1900
Illustration from the book: The Inhabitants of the Philippines (1900) By Sawyer, Frederic Henry Read Publisher Scribner, New York Public domain not in copyright Legaspi-Urdaneta Monument is not there yet.
Pictures of Old Manila
A rare collecton of old historical photos of places and people in the City of Manila during the late 1800s to early 1900s during the Spanish times up to the American colonial period.
Photographic Print: Rosario Street and Binondo Church as Seen from Pasig River, Manila, Philippines, 1899 by Underwood & Underwood : 16x16in
size: 16x16in Photographic Print: Rosario Street and Binondo Church as Seen from Pasig River, Manila, Philippines, 1899 by Underwood & Underwood :
1930s Vintage Photograph. Philippines - Tender photo of grandmother and two children
Photo d'appel d'offres d'une grand-mère en regardant une petite fille avec amour... tout en ignorant le garçon à côté d'elle. Écrit verso fr: « la preuve seulement et unretouch » (sic). Photo prise dans un studio à Manille. Remarque : Il est difficile de saisir la teinte réelle de photo En très bon état. Pour plus de photos, cliquez sur : http://www.etsy.com/shop/bananastrudel/search?search_query=photo&search_submit=&search_type=user_shop_ttt_id_5446290&shopname=bananastrudel Pour plus de…