The logo (by Edgardo Santiago) and slogan (by Joachim Medroso) were picked from more than 5,000 entries in a nationwide contest.
The rising sun shines its rays over a red and the blue-striped ribbon, twirled to form the figure 100.
Underneath are the three stars which are also in the Philippine Flag. The slogan aptly states the reason for nationhood... that, indeed, freedom is the true wealth of a nation.
The gold "Philippine Centennial" is reversed to frame all elements.
Top History LinksPhilippine Centennial
Heroes of the Revolution
Mga Pangulo ng Pilipinas
Philam War Documents
Philippine Revolution Documents
Filipino SpiritEvolution of the Filipino Flag
Pledge of Allegiance
1956: Lupang Hinirang (Filipino)
1934: Philippine Hymn (English)
1899: Filipinas (Spanish)
1898: Marcha Nacional(melody)