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Stimson And Osmena Of Philippines

Left to right- Senator Sergio Osmena, the leader in the absence of Quezon, Governor General Stimson of the Phillipine Islands and Manuel Roxas, the Speaker of the House.

1963, July 4. Presidential Credo - Manuel Roxas 6s - Singles, Sheets of 50

One of the last pictures of President Manuel Roxas (first from left) at Clark Air Base, Pampanga. Via Wikimedia Commons.


Manuel Roxas playing golf at Malacañang park.


1963, July 4. Presidential Credo - Manuel Roxas 30s - Singles, Sheets of 50

Roxas Boulevard mid 1930s Formerly known as Dewey Boulevard,Originally called Cavite Boulevard,it was renamed Dewey Boulevard in honor of the American Admiral George Dewey, who under his command defeated the Spanish navy in the Battle of Manila Bay in 1898. The boulevard was again renamed to "Heiwa Boulevard" in late 1941 during Japanese Home Rule and Roxas Boulevard in the 1960s to honor President Manuel Roxas, the fifth president of the Republic of Philippines.


Manuel Roxas was inducted into office as President having been elected on April 23, 1946. Roxas took his oath of office in a temporary structure built near the ruins of the Legislative Building.


Manuel Roxas, the fifth President of the #Philippines


1947, JUL 4: Republic Independence - First Anniversary Featuring President Manuel Roxas, Oath Taking 4 Centavo - Singles, Sheets of 25