Juan F. Nakpil, Artist and Filipino

By: Karen Tañada on Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

By Arch. Francisco Nakpil and Karen Nakpil Tañada in commemoration of the 111th anniversary of Arch. Juan Nakpil’s birth. A Legacy of Architecture

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Gregoria de Jesus as a Wife, Mother, Aunt, Grandmother

By: Bobbi Santos-Viola on Saturday, Oct 24th, 2009

Reproduced from actual typewritten memoirs of Caridad Nakpil Santos-Viola, are 5 pages about her mother, Gregoria de Jesus. Bahay Nakpil-Bautista wishes to thank Caridad’s son, Carlos Santos-Viola, for providing us with this document.

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Memories – Lola Goria (Gregoria de Jesus Nakpil)

By: Francisco Nakpil on Tuesday, Jul 7th, 2009

My recollection of life with Lola (Grandma) Goria starts in the early 30’s and 40’s when she stayed at our home on Dakota St. in Ermita, along with my parents Juanito and Aning, brothers Titong and Logy, and sisters Annie and Edith.

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Remembering Sundays at Barbosa

By: Jose Nakpil on Tuesday, Jun 2nd, 2009

Throughout my childhood, lunch on Sunday was always at Barbosa (the former name of A. Bautista Street). That was how we referred to Bahay Nakpil-Bautista back then.

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