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Spanish Era of Guam

…Villages and Places Fort San Jose Fort San Luis Fort Santa Agueda Fort Santiago Fort Santo Angel Fort Soledad Lujan House San Dionisio Catholic Church, Umatac Spanish Forts of Guam…

Matå’pang: Matapang

Marianas trading by Johan Ludwig Gottfried, 1631. San Vitores. Guam Public Library System collection. Mata’pang and San Vitores statue. Guampedia photo. Killed Padre San Vitores History will remember Maga’låhi Matå’pang…

Spanish Forts of Guam Overview

…fortifications still grace the island. They include: Fort Santa Agueda, Fort Soledåd, Fort Santo Angel, Fort San Jose and Fort Santiago. 17th century fortifications In the seventeenth century Spain built…

Folktale: Sirena

…the Barrio systems that were established by the civil and church officials. There were five principal ‘barrios’ in Hagåtña: San Ignacio, San Ramon, San Nicolas, Santa Cruz, and San Antonio….

War Survivor: Mary Taitano San Agustin Lujan

…and near starvation along the 1944 march and encampment of Talofofo and Manenggon. Born to Candido Sanchez and Maria Pangelinan Taitano San Agustin, Lujan was five years old at the…

Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon (Tamuneng-Tomhom)

…areas. Following the beatification of Diego Luis de San Vitores by Pope John Paul II in 1985, the church was renamed in San Vitores’ honor. This church, like the San

Guam World War II War Claims: A Legislative History

…the checks. On 26 February 26 2019, Del. San Nicolas introduced a different measure, H.R. 1365, as an alternative to H.R. 1141. San Nicolas said the new bill – written…

Matå’pang: Evolution of the Term

Marianas trading by Johan Ludwig Gottfried, 1631. San Vitores. Guam Public Library System collection. Mata’pang and San Vitores statue. Guampedia photo. Evolution of the term Matå’pang is a Chamorro/CHamoru word…

Rediscovering Fo’na and Pontan

…VitoresFuuña1670GuamHistory of MicronesiaLevesque/San VitoresFuna1670GuamHistory of MicronesiaLevesque/San VitoresFugna1819Mariana IslandsAn Account of the Corvette L’Uranie’s Sojourn at the Mariana IslandsDe Freycinet, Louis ClaudePuntan1819Mariana IslandsAn Account of the Corette L’Uranie’s Sojourn at the…

Monsignor Oscar Calvo

…13, Calvo departed Guam for Manila to enter the San Jose Seminary, which was run by the Jesuits, as a diocesan seminarian for the Guam Vicariate. Finishing his studies in…