This collection contains materials regarding martial law in the Philippines under President Ferdinand Marcos.
On September 23, 1972, President Ferdinand E. Marcos placed the Philippines under martial law under Proclamation 1081 as a
way to impose military authority in the country, placing control to the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Marital law was lifted
by President Marcos on January 17, 1981.
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Archives
and Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical
materials and not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
There are no access restrictions on this collection.