Manila, Queen of the Pacific 1938

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1938 B/W MOS Manila, Queen of the Pacific – A Tour of Manila, Philippines in the 1930s – Manila Bay, ships, ocean liners, Pasig River, American flag, Philippine flag, Casco flat bottom boats on canal, families, wash hanging on line, man bathing, Intramurals walled city, filled in moat now a drill ground, American troops with rifles marching in formation, doing drill maneuvers, royal gate, Manila aquarium, Parian gate, street of shops, Quiapo district, cars, horse drawn carriages, Franciscan Church, women wearing bodice made of pineapple plants, McKinley Square, Cathedral, Tondo district, pan across buildings, streetcar, traffic, Escolta, principal business street, Rizal Avenue, arcaded sidewalk, pedestrians, market, baskets, large pots, hats, nuns, calesas horse drawn carriages, carabao oxen pulling a cart, traffic policeman in pith helmet, horse drawn bus, Jones bridge, post office, Burgos Drive, Legislative Building, golf course, Manila Hotel, Ermita, University of the Philippines, American City, Dewey Boulevard, mansions, American High Commission, home of President of Philippine Commonwealth.

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