Analysis of the personality of Jose Manuel Etxeita (1842-1915) carried out by means of a study of his letters

The aim intended in this work is to disseminate the least known aspect of Jose Manuel Etxeita, in other words, his activity as a businessman. Jose Manuel Etxeita after being mayor of Manila (up to 1898) dedicated himself to business ; through his participation in various companies, among them Compañía Marítima de ; Manila. The main source of information used for this work has been his correspondence between 1900 and 1905.