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  • 1917 Constitution of Mexico (As amended)(3153 clicks)
    This document was coded by Marc Becker. Hyperlinked.
  • 20th Century Mexico(4644 clicks)
    Short essay by Chris Ratliff.
  • A Bibliography of Ferdinand Maximilian von Habsburg (1832-67)(3020 clicks)
    and his wife Carlotta of Belgium.
  • A Memory of Tampico by an 18-year-old American(2633 clicks)
    A light-hearted account by Frank E. Olschner, Jr.
  • A Shared Experience(3777 clicks)
    Los Caminos del Rio Heritage Project and the Texas Historical Commission [Austin, Texas, 1994] The History, Architecture and Historic Designations of the Lower Rio Grande Heritage Corridor
  • A Short History of Traditional Mexican Markets(2705 clicks)
    Prehispanic to modern times.
  • About Transportation in Mexico City(3001 clicks)
    By Odon de Buen. Written in 1993. Essay on the problems of the world's largest urban area.
  • Aerial Photographs of Mexico City (English)(1532 clicks)
    his are a few pictures that I have taken while working as a Helicopter Pilot over Mexico City , although brightness and contrast has been tweaked on some, they are all REAL.
  • African Roots Stretch Deep into Mexico(3257 clicks)
    By Roberto Rodriguez and Patrisia Gonzales
  • Agustin de Iturbide(2845 clicks)
    About the special collection at Georgetown but has a biography
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    Mesoamerica plus Peru and Chile
  • Antonio López de Santa Anna (1794-1876)(2023 clicks)
    Short biography of the colorful politician and rogue by an eminent historian of Mexico.
  • Archivo General de la Nación(2208 clicks)
    Principal archive in Mexico. Some material is online and guides are available for the rest.
  • Art and History - Forum of Mexican Culture(2409 clicks)
    virtual forum of Mexican Culture
  • Benito Juarez on La Reforma(2137 clicks)
    From Benito Juárez, Apuntes Para Mis Hijos [Notes for My Children](ca. 1857), he writes about the great reform movement of the 19th century. He was a principal protagonist.
  • Benito Juarez, Apuntes para mis hijos (1806-1857)(2174 clicks)
  • Benito Juárez, Manifiesto al volver a la Capital de la República(1317 clicks)
    July 15, 1867 speech on returning to Mexico City after the French Intervention
  • Benito Juárez, on his early years(1803 clicks)
    From Benito Juárez, Apuntes Para Mis Hijos [Notes for My Children] (ca. 1857). Fascinating autobiographical material of this American Indian who became the dominant figure in 19th century Mexico.
  • Black Indian Mexico(2366 clicks)
    Excellent site about this little known subject
  • Carlota, Empress of Mexico(1862 clicks)
    Belinda Nanney presents a short biography.
  • Carlota, wife of Maximilian(2015 clicks)
    She went mad after being putative empress of Mexico
  • Catholic Southwest(2230 clicks)
    A journal of history and culture. Part of it concerns Mexican history
  • Chieftans of Mexican Independence(2507 clicks)
    Biographies of the major figures
  • Cinco de Mayo(1121 clicks)
  • Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla de Puebla(2101 clicks)
    In English or Spanish. Mexican defeat of the French in 1862.
  • Cracking the Maya Code(834 clicks)
  • Democrat to Autocrat: The transformation of Porfirio Diaz(586 clicks)
    by Jim Tuck
  • Drugs, Rebellion, and Mexico's Militarization(2532 clicks)
    From Mexico Connect
  • Durango(1729 clicks)
    City and state. Brief.
  • Dzitbalché, The Songs of(1486 clicks)
    Ancient Mayan Poetry by Ah Bam
  • Early Days of the Mexican Railway(1721 clicks)
    includes information on how the Mexican railways were established in the 19th century
  • Economy and Taxation in the 19th Century(1605 clicks)
    Brief analytical essay.
  • El Castillo de Chapultepec(2230 clicks)
    Short guide to this Mexico City villa which has played a key role in Mexican history. Now houses a museum.
  • Empress Carlota(1724 clicks)
    Short biography of the Belgian princess Carlota who became the putative Empress of Mexico in 1863.
  • Fondo de Cultura Economia(1771 clicks)
    Web site of the great Mexican publishing site.
  • Food History: Mexico and Highland Central America(370 clicks)
  • Frances Calderon de la Barca, Life in Mexico(2071 clicks)
    Subtitled: During a Residence of Two Years in that Country. Originally published in 1843.
  • From Tenochtitlan to Today: A Brief History of Mexico, Part 1(1805 clicks)
  • From Tenochtitlan to Today: A Brief History of Mexico, Part 2(1143 clicks)
    YouTube Video
  • From Tenochtitlan to Today: A Brief History of Mexico, Part 3(1325 clicks)
    Youtube Video
  • Frontera NorteSur(1989 clicks)
    Newsletter about the Mexican-U.S. border
  • Gabino Barreda(1565 clicks)
    The great educator who transformed education in Mexico.
  • Gabino Barreda: Prophet of Mexican Positivism(1611 clicks)
    by Melanie D. Hutto
  • Grito de Dolores(1861 clicks)
  • Guadalajara Censuses Project(1074 clicks)
    The Guadalajara Censuses Project (GCP) is an experiment in the preservation and public access to the historical resources of two nations who share a common border yet who are often divided by differences in language, culture and history. In much the same sense, this project is an exercise in building a bridge between the humanities and the often presumed foreign, and at times even feared, "universe" of statistics. We began at Florida State University as a graduate seminar in the history of urban Mexico; we have become a multi-national, inter-disciplinary enterprise providing bilingual public access to the rich statistical resources of Guadalajara, Mexico. For the history of the GCP, see History of the Guadalajara Censuses Project.
  • H-Mexico(2130 clicks)
    Internet discussion list on Mexican history.
  • Historia de Guadalajara(1122 clicks)
  • History Guy: The Mexican-American War(2122 clicks)
    brief background on the war with links
  • History of The Lake Chapala Society(1043 clicks)
    Retiree community
  • History of Jalisco, The(1195 clicks)
    by Donna S. Morales and John P. Schmal
  • History of Mexico(1966 clicks)
    historical overview with articles on various eras and subjects
  • History of Mexico, Carlos Salinas de Gortari(1715 clicks)
    Considers the economic liberalization and political indecision which marked his presidency
  • Hugo Brehme's Postcards(1363 clicks)
    German photographer Hugo Brehme is considered one of the outstanding photographers of Mexico. He was born in Germany in 1882 and died in Mexico in 1954.
  • Images of Mexico(1841 clicks)
  • In the Shadow of the Eagles: Sonora and the Transformation of the Border During the Porfiriato(1682 clicks)
    Scholarly book by Miguel Tinker Salas
  • Inglorious Tale from the Mexican War(1823 clicks)
    essay by Howard Fast
  • John Sutter and California's Indians(1615 clicks)
    In the Mexican province of California, Sutter abused the native population.
  • Juan N. Alvarez: Federalist, Revolutionary, and Liberator(1593 clicks)
    Essay with photograph by Kay Stacy.
  • La Biblioteca Rafael García Granados(1834 clicks)
    "La Biblioteca Rafael García Granados es una de los centros bibliográficos y hemerográficos más importantes en su género en el país y cuenta con cerca de 60 mil volúmenes de documentos de distinto tipo: libros, revistas, tesis, folletos, mapas, entre otros. "
  • La Casa de Tiempo(1734 clicks)
    historical journal
  • Land of The Fifth Sun: Mexico in Space and Time(1550 clicks)
    by Vincent H. Malmström. An e-Book in Historical Geography
  • LANIC: Mexico(1788 clicks)
    Great resource from the University of Texas.
  • Librería Porrúa Hermanos S.A(2726 clicks)
    Major publisher and bookseller in Mexico and in Argentina.
  • Lucas Alaman (1792-1853), Conservative Leader(1562 clicks)
    Rebecca Williams' short biography of the great conservative politician and intellectual of the first half of the 19th century.
  • Maximilian of Mexico(1709 clicks)
    Brief biography of the erstwhile emperor.
  • Maximilian of Mexico History(1695 clicks)
    considers the life of the Emperador Maximiliano
  • Mexican Legislation, 1687-1902(1611 clicks)
    Searchable. "La colección completa contiene 16,890 disposiciones numeradas, ordenadas cronológicamente, cuya cobertura va de 1687 a 1902. Dedica tres de sus volúmenes a Códigos, Ordenanzas y Reglamentos del Ejército y Armada de la República Mexicana. Representa junto con la Recopilación de leyes, decretos, bandos, reglamentos, circulares y providencias de los supremos poderes y otras autoridades de la República Mexicana compilada por Basilio José Arrillaga, y el archivo mexicano; colección de leyes, decretos, circulares y otros documentos; uno de los esfuerzos más fecundos por compendiar la legislación mexicana del siglo XIX."
  • Mexican American War Memorial Homepage(1603 clicks)
    review and analysis of the Mexican American War
  • Mexican Channel(1849 clicks)
    Portal for site about Mexico
  • Mexican Constitution as of 1996(1720 clicks)
    Translated by Ron Pamachena. Hyperlinked.
  • Mexican Cuisine ands Its Origins(417 clicks)
  • Mexican Heads of State Since Independence(1524 clicks)
    Chronological list.
  • Mexican History, 1810-1940(2339 clicks)
    Summary of main events.
  • Mexican Independence(2215 clicks)
    Brief history of independence from the Sons of DeWitt Colony TEXAS.
  • Mexican Photographs and Maps(7239 clicks)
    From the Collection of Don Mabry and from books
  • Mexican Photos from the Detroit Publishing Company, 1880-1920(2271 clicks)
    The American Memory Project provides a searchable database of old Mexican photos
  • Mexican Power and Light Company and Mexican Tramways Company(1672 clicks)
    Paper in pdf format entitled "From Free-Standing Company to Public Enterprise: the MexicanPower and Light Company and the Mexican Tramways Company, 1902-1965
  • Mexican Presidental Election Results 1994(1605 clicks)
    First news of the federal elections and the ambiguities thereto.
  • Mexican Revolution(1813 clicks)
  • Mexican Salaries, 1845-1849(1613 clicks)
    Interesting to see how little the average person made when compared to government officials.
  • Mexican Treasures of the Smithsonian(855 clicks)
  • Mexican War(1771 clicks)
  • Mexico and the World(1867 clicks)
    The PROFMEX Web Journal
  • Mexico at the World's Fairs: Crafting a Modern Nation(1430 clicks)
    Scholarly book by Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo
  • Mexico City College Story(1337 clicks)
    by Joseph M. Quinn
  • Mexico City College Story(1180 clicks)
    1940-1963. By Joseph M. Quinn.
  • Mexico Freedom of Information Program(1006 clicks)
    "The México Abierto 2007: Participación y Actividades booklet displays the events carried out during México Abierto 2007, highlighting the media publications, editorials, TV and radio broadcasts, blogs, and delegations that were part of the week-long celebration. The booklet also informs readers about similar initiatives, such as Sunshine Week in the United States and the National Right to Know Week celebrated in Argentina, and prepares participants for México Abierto 2008."
  • Mexico History(2076 clicks)
  • Mexico in 1989(1583 clicks)
    Brief overview.
  • Mexico in 1990(1522 clicks)
    Brief overview.
  • Mexico in 1991(1510 clicks)
    Brief overview.
  • Mexico Online(1911 clicks)
    Portal to Mexican matters
  • Mexico,U.S. Interventions,1806-1876(1677 clicks)
    Lists, with some explanation, the numerous times the United States intervened or made war on Mexico betwee 1806 and 1876.
  • Mexico. Berekley Symposium(1204 clicks)
    Google Video
  • Mexico: From Empire to Revolution(1779 clicks)
  • Mexico: From Empire to Revolution(1660 clicks)
    "Mexico: From Empire to Revolution covers approximately sixty years. It begins in 1857 with the appointment of Benito Juárez as acting President of the Republic and the arrival of the French photographer Désiré Charnay from France. It ends with the final phases of the Revolution, the election of Álvaro Obregón as President in 1920 and the photographs of 1923 that record the bloody assassination of one of the leaders of the Revolution, Pancho Villa. This period represents one of the most dramatic and violent in Mexico’s history. In that short span of time the country experienced imperial intervention followed by conflict, rebellion and finally revolution."
  • Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries(1835 clicks)
  • Military History Of The Yaquis From 1867 To 1910: Three Points Of View, The(1319 clicks)
  • Moctezuma and the Lost Aztec Empire(855 clicks)
    British Museum exhibition
  • Neighbor--Mexico and the United States(1576 clicks)
    An HTA book by Don Mabry and Robert J. Shafer.
  • Neighbors, Mexico and the United States(1610 clicks)
    An HTA book. Insightful analysis of US-Mexican relations.
  • NEXOS(1885 clicks)
    Leading serious magazine from Mexico
  • Nineteenth Century Prints of Mexico City(1676 clicks)
    Three prints of Mexico City in the mid-19th century showing traditional dress, the National Palace, and the Plazula Guardiola.
  • Notes on the 19th Century(1586 clicks)
    Notes, with links, on some of the 19th century in Mexico.
  • Numismatic History of Mexico(1786 clicks)
    Learn about money as used in Mexico, from the Spanish colonial period to the present
  • Oil: Mexico's Position[1940](1626 clicks)
    This rare pamphlet explains Mexico's position on its expropriation of foreign-owned oil companies.
  • Porfirio Díaz (1830-1915)(1715 clicks)
    Short biography.
  • Reading Mexico, Understanding the United States: American...(1642 clicks)
  • Refried Elvis: The Rise of the Mexican Counterculture(1335 clicks)
    Scholarly book by Eric Zolov
  • Relatos y personajes de la historia de Coahuila (y Texas)(1648 clicks)
  • Relatos y personajes de la historia de Coahuila y Texas(1691 clicks)
  • Revista de la Universidad de Mexico(1703 clicks)
    Issues from 1993 to present
  • Revolutionary Mexican Women(1820 clicks)
  • Role and the Mission of the Catholic Church in Mexico(1708 clicks)
    Paul V. Murray, The Role and the Mission of the Catholic Church in Mexico Mexico, privately printed, 1963; 2nd edition, 1972). An address delivered by Paul V. Murray, January 6, 1963. [This text is pages 14-23 of the original.]
  • Sebastian Lerdo de Tejada(1712 clicks)
    Important but little-noted president has his biograophy sketched by Deborah Moody.
  • Sentimientos de la Nación(1368 clicks)
    23 puntos dados por José María Morelos para la Constitución Sentimientos de la Nación 14 de septiembre de 1813
  • Stuart Chase, Mexico: A Study of Two America(1255 clicks)
    1931 book
  • Taft-Diaz Meeting, 1909(1103 clicks)
  • Teotihuacan(754 clicks)
  • Teotihuacan Home Page(1392 clicks)
  • The Battle of San Jacinto (1836)(1837 clicks)
    The Mexican army lost the battle to the Texans on April 21, 1836. This battle was important to the independence of Texas as a nation.
  • The Black Bean Lottery(1616 clicks)
    "In March 1843, 176 members of an unauthorized army of Texans captured in Mexico drew beans from a jar to determine which 17 among them would die for their alleged crimes."
  • The Black Mexico Home Page(1742 clicks)
    Afro-Mexicans of the Costa Chica
  • The French Intervention, 1861-1867(1797 clicks)
    Extensive site.
  • The History of Mexico and Its People(2198 clicks)
  • The Maquiladora Program Its Challenges Ahead(1605 clicks)
    "Where will NAFTA take Mexico and its Maquiladoras? The series of Free Trade agreements have provided opportunities beyond belief for the industry. However, could Mexico be experiencing infrastructure saturation? What will be the effects of the corresponding bottle neck that will soon hit Mexico? Due to the drop in real governmental revenues as a result of the crisis, the only possible solutions to the problem might be the North American Development Bank and the new tax law on Maquiladoras. However, will they be enough? Will they have possibilities of success? "
  • The Mexican Financial Crisis of 1982(1728 clicks)
    Short essay on why Mexico almost defaulted on its debt in 1982.
  • The Money of the Mexican Revolution(1796 clicks)
  • The Political Economy of Preserving the Past: The Rio Blanco Mill in Mexico(1669 clicks)
  • The Porfiriato(1796 clicks)
    Material on the Porfiriato, 1876-1911.
  • The Role and the Mission of the Catholic Church in Mexico(1593 clicks)
    Paul V. Murray, The Role and the Mission of the Catholic Church in Mexico. Mexico, privately printed, 1963; 2nd edition, 1972). [excerpts]
  • The Setting for the 19th Century(1670 clicks)
    Notes on the 1800-1850 period.
  • TOPOLOBAMPO COLLECTION 1836-1979(821 clicks)
  • U.S. - Mexican War (1846-1848)(1863 clicks)
    Companion site to the PBS documentary
  • U.S. Embassy in Mexico(1834 clicks)
  • World History Archives: Mexico(2443 clicks)
    Haines Brown provides numerous documents for the study of Mexican History