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  • 1917 Constitution of Mexico (As amended)(3362 clicks)
    This document was coded by Marc Becker. Hyperlinked.
  • 20th Century Mexico(4843 clicks)
    Short essay by Chris Ratliff.
  • A Bibliography of Ferdinand Maximilian von Habsburg (1832-67)(3337 clicks)
    and his wife Carlotta of Belgium.
  • A Memory of Tampico by an 18-year-old American(2841 clicks)
    A light-hearted account by Frank E. Olschner, Jr.
  • A Shared Experience(4018 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(2914 clicks)
    Prehispanic to modern times.
  • About Transportation in Mexico City(3203 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)(1742 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(3517 clicks)
    By Roberto Rodriguez and Patrisia Gonzales
  • Agustin de Iturbide(3075 clicks)
    About the special collection at Georgetown but has a biography
  • Ancientmexico.com(2070 clicks)
    Mesoamerica plus Peru and Chile
  • Antonio López de Santa Anna (1794-1876)(2231 clicks)
    Short biography of the colorful politician and rogue by an eminent historian of Mexico.
  • Archivo General de la Nación(2421 clicks)
    Principal archive in Mexico. Some material is online and guides are available for the rest.
  • Art and History - Forum of Mexican Culture(2806 clicks)
    virtual forum of Mexican Culture
  • Benito Juarez on La Reforma(2340 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)(2405 clicks)
  • Benito Juárez, Manifiesto al volver a la Capital de la República(1529 clicks)
    July 15, 1867 speech on returning to Mexico City after the French Intervention
  • Benito Juárez, on his early years(2014 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(2600 clicks)
    Excellent site about this little known subject
  • Carlota, Empress of Mexico(2112 clicks)
    Belinda Nanney presents a short biography.
  • Carlota, wife of Maximilian(2221 clicks)
    She went mad after being putative empress of Mexico
  • Catholic Southwest(2469 clicks)
    A journal of history and culture. Part of it concerns Mexican history
  • Chieftans of Mexican Independence(2798 clicks)
    Biographies of the major figures
  • Cinco de Mayo(1336 clicks)
  • Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla de Puebla(2302 clicks)
    In English or Spanish. Mexican defeat of the French in 1862.
  • Cracking the Maya Code(1110 clicks)
    PBS
  • Democrat to Autocrat: The transformation of Porfirio Diaz(975 clicks)
    by Jim Tuck
  • Drugs, Rebellion, and Mexico's Militarization(2801 clicks)
    From Mexico Connect
  • Durango(1936 clicks)
    City and state. Brief.
  • Dzitbalché, The Songs of(1727 clicks)
    Ancient Mayan Poetry by Ah Bam
  • Early Days of the Mexican Railway(1951 clicks)
    includes information on how the Mexican railways were established in the 19th century
  • Economy and Taxation in the 19th Century(1807 clicks)
    Brief analytical essay.
  • El Castillo de Chapultepec(2484 clicks)
    Short guide to this Mexico City villa which has played a key role in Mexican history. Now houses a museum.
  • Empress Carlota(1956 clicks)
    Short biography of the Belgian princess Carlota who became the putative Empress of Mexico in 1863.
  • Fondo de Cultura Economia(2004 clicks)
    Web site of the great Mexican publishing site.
  • Food History: Mexico and Highland Central America(602 clicks)
  • Frances Calderon de la Barca, Life in Mexico(2404 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(2407 clicks)
    YouTube
  • From Tenochtitlan to Today: A Brief History of Mexico, Part 2(1366 clicks)
    YouTube Video
  • From Tenochtitlan to Today: A Brief History of Mexico, Part 3(1540 clicks)
    Youtube Video
  • Frontera NorteSur(2240 clicks)
    Newsletter about the Mexican-U.S. border
  • Gabino Barreda(1767 clicks)
    The great educator who transformed education in Mexico.
  • Gabino Barreda: Prophet of Mexican Positivism(1811 clicks)
    by Melanie D. Hutto
  • Grito de Dolores(2098 clicks)
  • Guadalajara Censuses Project(1284 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(2364 clicks)
    Internet discussion list on Mexican history.
  • Historia de Guadalajara(1402 clicks)
  • History Guy: The Mexican-American War(2432 clicks)
    brief background on the war with links
  • History of The Lake Chapala Society(1248 clicks)
    Retiree community
  • History of Jalisco, The(1497 clicks)
    by Donna S. Morales and John P. Schmal
  • History of Mexico(2184 clicks)
    historical overview with articles on various eras and subjects
  • History of Mexico, Carlos Salinas de Gortari(1980 clicks)
    Considers the economic liberalization and political indecision which marked his presidency
  • Hugo Brehme's Postcards(1583 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(2052 clicks)
  • In the Shadow of the Eagles: Sonora and the Transformation of the Border During the Porfiriato(2007 clicks)
    Scholarly book by Miguel Tinker Salas
  • Inglorious Tale from the Mexican War(2071 clicks)
    essay by Howard Fast
  • John Sutter and California's Indians(1833 clicks)
    In the Mexican province of California, Sutter abused the native population.
  • Juan N. Alvarez: Federalist, Revolutionary, and Liberator(1793 clicks)
    Essay with photograph by Kay Stacy.
  • La Biblioteca Rafael García Granados(2048 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(1977 clicks)
    historical journal
  • Land of The Fifth Sun: Mexico in Space and Time(1780 clicks)
    by Vincent H. Malmström. An e-Book in Historical Geography
  • LANIC: Mexico(2066 clicks)
    Great resource from the University of Texas.
  • Librería Porrúa Hermanos S.A(2932 clicks)
    Major publisher and bookseller in Mexico and in Argentina.
  • Lucas Alaman (1792-1853), Conservative Leader(1764 clicks)
    Rebecca Williams' short biography of the great conservative politician and intellectual of the first half of the 19th century.
  • Maximilian of Mexico(1914 clicks)
    Brief biography of the erstwhile emperor.
  • Maximilian of Mexico History(1902 clicks)
    considers the life of the Emperador Maximiliano
  • Mexican Legislation, 1687-1902(1819 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(1819 clicks)
    review and analysis of the Mexican American War
  • Mexican Channel(2090 clicks)
    Portal for site about Mexico
  • Mexican Constitution as of 1996(1933 clicks)
    Translated by Ron Pamachena. Hyperlinked.
  • Mexican Cuisine ands Its Origins(688 clicks)
  • Mexican Heads of State Since Independence(1717 clicks)
    Chronological list.
  • Mexican History, 1810-1940(2599 clicks)
    Summary of main events.
  • Mexican Independence(2573 clicks)
    Brief history of independence from the Sons of DeWitt Colony TEXAS.
  • Mexican Photographs and Maps(7460 clicks)
    From the Collection of Don Mabry and from books
  • Mexican Photos from the Detroit Publishing Company, 1880-1920(2492 clicks)
    The American Memory Project provides a searchable database of old Mexican photos
  • Mexican Power and Light Company and Mexican Tramways Company(1871 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(1787 clicks)
    First news of the federal elections and the ambiguities thereto.
  • Mexican Revolution(2106 clicks)
  • Mexican Salaries, 1845-1849(1806 clicks)
    Interesting to see how little the average person made when compared to government officials.
  • Mexican Treasures of the Smithsonian(1081 clicks)
  • Mexican War(2005 clicks)
    1846-1848
  • Mexico and the World(2110 clicks)
    The PROFMEX Web Journal
  • Mexico at the World's Fairs: Crafting a Modern Nation(1678 clicks)
    Scholarly book by Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo
  • Mexico City College Story(1557 clicks)
    by Joseph M. Quinn
  • Mexico City College Story(1394 clicks)
    1940-1963. By Joseph M. Quinn.
  • Mexico Freedom of Information Program(1223 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(2382 clicks)
  • Mexico in 1989(1792 clicks)
    Brief overview.
  • Mexico in 1990(1719 clicks)
    Brief overview.
  • Mexico in 1991(1702 clicks)
    Brief overview.
  • Mexico Online(2150 clicks)
    Portal to Mexican matters
  • Mexico,U.S. Interventions,1806-1876(1884 clicks)
    Lists, with some explanation, the numerous times the United States intervened or made war on Mexico betwee 1806 and 1876.
  • Mexico. Berekley Symposium(1393 clicks)
    Google Video
  • Mexico: From Empire to Revolution(2006 clicks)
  • Mexico: From Empire to Revolution(1894 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(2048 clicks)
  • Military History Of The Yaquis From 1867 To 1910: Three Points Of View, The(1511 clicks)
  • Moctezuma and the Lost Aztec Empire(1098 clicks)
    British Museum exhibition
  • Neighbor--Mexico and the United States(1770 clicks)
    An HTA book by Don Mabry and Robert J. Shafer.
  • Neighbors, Mexico and the United States(1802 clicks)
    An HTA book. Insightful analysis of US-Mexican relations.
  • NEXOS(2119 clicks)
    Leading serious magazine from Mexico
  • Nineteenth Century Prints of Mexico City(1896 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(1778 clicks)
    Notes, with links, on some of the 19th century in Mexico.
  • Numismatic History of Mexico(1991 clicks)
    Learn about money as used in Mexico, from the Spanish colonial period to the present
  • Oil: Mexico's Position[1940](1823 clicks)
    This rare pamphlet explains Mexico's position on its expropriation of foreign-owned oil companies.
  • Porfirio Díaz (1830-1915)(1918 clicks)
    Short biography.
  • Reading Mexico, Understanding the United States: American...(1866 clicks)
  • Refried Elvis: The Rise of the Mexican Counterculture(1606 clicks)
    Scholarly book by Eric Zolov
  • Relatos y personajes de la historia de Coahuila (y Texas)(1878 clicks)
  • Relatos y personajes de la historia de Coahuila y Texas(1910 clicks)
  • Revista de la Universidad de Mexico(1941 clicks)
    Issues from 1993 to present
  • Revolutionary Mexican Women(2039 clicks)
  • Role and the Mission of the Catholic Church in Mexico(1904 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(1920 clicks)
    Important but little-noted president has his biograophy sketched by Deborah Moody.
  • Sentimientos de la Nación(1563 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(1641 clicks)
    1931 book
  • Taft-Diaz Meeting, 1909(1298 clicks)
  • Teotihuacan(950 clicks)
  • Teotihuacan Home Page(1590 clicks)
  • The Battle of San Jacinto (1836)(2080 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(1866 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(1949 clicks)
    Afro-Mexicans of the Costa Chica
  • The French Intervention, 1861-1867(2016 clicks)
    Extensive site.
  • The History of Mexico and Its People(2411 clicks)
  • The Maquiladora Program Its Challenges Ahead(1820 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(1926 clicks)
    Short essay on why Mexico almost defaulted on its debt in 1982.
  • The Money of the Mexican Revolution(2036 clicks)
  • The Political Economy of Preserving the Past: The Rio Blanco Mill in Mexico(1879 clicks)
  • The Porfiriato(1994 clicks)
    Material on the Porfiriato, 1876-1911.
  • The Role and the Mission of the Catholic Church in Mexico(1802 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(1871 clicks)
    Notes on the 1800-1850 period.
  • TOPOLOBAMPO COLLECTION 1836-1979(1034 clicks)
  • U.S. - Mexican War (1846-1848)(2157 clicks)
    Companion site to the PBS documentary
  • U.S. Embassy in Mexico(2074 clicks)
  • World History Archives: Mexico(2687 clicks)
    Haines Brown provides numerous documents for the study of Mexican History