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The telephone service is inaugurated in San Juan. Spain relinquished its sovereignty over the territories of Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Phillippines. You are commenting using your WordPress. There seem to be over 20, votes invalidated or not counted. The charter also provided for the creation of a cabinet by the wining coalition or party. The Cuban Rebels and revolutionary Puerto Ricans in the exile rejected the offer.

Autonomics new regime was inaugurated On February 8, and general elections were held in March 27 of the same. re

Puerto Rico’s History

Brooke became the first American military governor. The owners were compensated with 35 million pesetas per slave, and slaves were required to continue working for three more years. Electrical lighting is established in San Juan. Puerto Rico reach a population of ,; its population recorded aswhites and”of color” this category included blacks, mulattos and mestizos.

Two factions were formed: By it was clear that sooner or later the Cuban rebels would win the war. He provided maps and information on the Spanish military forces to the U. Yale under the command of Capt. On April 10 of the same year the first cabinet carts formed and the three senators chosen.


However, the circumstances of such success must be examined. Jules Cambon, a French diplomat, also negotiated on Spain’s behalf. On March 10, Dr.

On June 4, as a result of Roman Baldorioty de Castro, Luis Padial and Julio Vizcarrondo efforts, the Moret Law is approved, with this law autohomica was given to slaves born after September 17, and to slaves over 60 years old. Todd, prominent leaders of the Puerto Rican section of autonomiac Cuban Revolutionary Party, began to correspond with United States President McKinley and Senate in hopes that they would consider including Puerto Rico in whatever intervention is planned for Cuba.

Manuel Rojas plantation located in Lares became the headquarters for like-minded revolutionaries who would push for a split from Spain.

On April 11, U. President William McKinley requested authorization from the U. On January 6, Dr. Soon after the second class battleship Maine exploded in Havana harbor on February 15,the U.

The school licensed primary school teachers, formulated school methods, and held literary contests. On September 9, U. A public school system is started and the U. This rationale was based on the assumption that a Cuba controlled by a weak Spain would be nearly as valuable to the U.

The book is suppressed by the Spanish Government. It is within this context that the autonomic charter of came into existence.

Carta Autonómica de de Puerto Rico en

Bythe Cuban war of independence was in full swing and diplomatic relations between the United States and Spain had reached a historical low.


Of roughlyvotes the autonomistas obtained over 97, versus the conservatives 3, votes.

The castle is held by rebels for 24 hours causing panic in the city when the cannon are turned around and aimed at the city streets.

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It allowed the island to retain its representation in the Spanish Cortes, and provided for a bicameral legislature.

Postal service is extended to the Island. On March 1, the first telegraph lines were formally registered and authorized by the Spanish colonial government. Notify me of new posts via email. This legislature consisted of a Council of Administration with eight 8 elected and seven 7 appointed members, and a Chamber of Representatives with one 1 member for every 25, inhabitants.

On November 18, an earthquake occurred with an approximate magnitude of 7. Freedom of assembly, speech, press, and religion were decreed and an eight-hour day for government employees was established. Currency is exchanged, Puerto Rican peso to the dollar.

On May, General George W. Upon arrival, the ship met with Spanish resistance the morning of July President McKinley ordered blockade of Cuba. The Platt Amendement defined American-Cuban relations for four decades. On August 12, U. The hurricane is named San Ciriaco for the name of the saint on whose day the hurricane autinomica Puerto Rico.