American Residence

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... The American Residence was constructed in 1940 and was envisioned to be the summer residence of the Governor-General of the Philippines ... With the establishment of the Commonwealth of the Philippines, the American Residence became the summer residence of the United States High Commissioner to the ... When the Americans turned over John Hay to the Philippines, the Philippine Government reportedly requested the U.S ...

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    The death of William Tecumseh Sherman, which took place to-day at his residence in the city of New York at 1 o’clock and 50 minutes p.m., is an event that will bring sorrow to the heart of every patriotic citizen. No living American was so loved and venerated as he.
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    It was the feeling of a passenger on an ocean steamer whose mind will not give him rest until he has been in the engine-room and talked with the engineer. She wanted to see with her own eyes the action of primary forces; to touch with her own eyes the action of primary forces; to touch with her own hand the massive machinery of society; to measure with her own mind the capacity of the motive power. She was bent upon getting to the heart of the great American mystery of democracy and government.
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