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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 35161–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.1.61
Published: 01 February 2019
...Jaclyn Ann Sumner This article examines how Próspero Cahuantzi, governor of Tlaxcala from 1885–1911, claimed his Indigenous heritage. Cahuantzi asserted his Indigenousness by contributing to the Porfirian administration’s nation-building campaigns, which glorified Mexico’s Indigenous past. The...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 353300–326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.3.300
Published: 01 November 2019
... fundraising the resources necessary to manage its imperial interests. During the first half of the seventeenth century, a governor in the Philippines and a presiding governor of the Guatemalan Audience each requested voluntary donations from acting officials under their respective jurisdictions. This...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2017; 33166–93 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2017.33.1.66
Published: 01 February 2017
... XVIII y apreciar las primeras medidas reformistas que alcanzaron las costas novohispanas. This article analyzes a proposal sent to the king by the governor of Nueva Galicia to construct two barquentines, financed by the royal treasury, to patrol the coasts of Nueva Galicia and California. These...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2015; 312305–342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2015.31.2.305
Published: 01 August 2015
...Michael Lettieri This article explores the career of Rubén Figueroa, who, as governor of Guerrero, came to represent a classic regional boss during the latter part of the PRI regime. It examines how and why upwardly mobile actors built extensive personal networks and it offers a discussion of the...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2014; 302366–396 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2014.30.2.366
Published: 01 October 2014
...Shannan Mattiace; Tomas Nonnenmacher Beginning in 1914, Yucatecan revolutionary governors promulgated a series of decrees that liberated and regulated labor on henequen haciendas. The first of these decrees banned debt peonage, immediately weakening the pre-revolutionary labor regime, which was...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 353408–438 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.3.408
Published: 01 November 2019
... scholarships, they were expecting to receive students from the popular classes.61 The program not only had the support of the Secretar´ a de Educacio´n Pu´blica, which committed to providing resources, but it also had the support of Miguel Alema´n, the governor of Veracruz; Gildardo Magan a, the governor of...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 353352–381 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.3.352
Published: 01 November 2019
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 3511–4 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.1.1
Published: 01 February 2019
...´spero Cahuantzi, governor of Tlaxcala from 1885 1911 during Porfirio D ´az s dictatorship. In her article The Indigenous Governor of Tlaxcala and Acceptable Indigenousness in the Porfirian Regime, author Jaclyn Ann Sumner (Presbyterian College) traces how Cahuantzi asserted his Indigenousness as he...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 351125–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.1.125
Published: 01 February 2019
.... She obtained her Ph.D. in Latin American history from the University of Chicago in 2014. Dr. Sumner is also President of the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (2018 19). She is currently completing a monograph which explains how Governor Pro´spero Cahuantzi of Tlaxcala, Mexico remained in...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2018; 343347–377 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2018.34.3.347
Published: 01 November 2018
... from the towns ofWellton and Ajo, Arizona. Progress, however, was difficult due to heavy rainstorms.29 On learning of the situation, governor of the Distrito Norte del Territorio de Baja California (Colonel Esteban Cantu announced that he would assign cavalry and infantry units to assist in the search...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2018; 342218–249 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2018.34.2.218
Published: 01 August 2018
.... Palabras clave: Compensacio´n a v´ ctimas, corrupcio´n, econom ´a pol´ tica, justicia social, recuperacio´n de un desastre. Introduction The administration of the first ever PAN governor of the state of Sonora, Guillermo Padre´s El´ as, elected in July of 2009, was book- ended by two disasters: a fire on...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2018; 342143–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2018.34.2.143
Published: 01 August 2018
... specialized in cotton, had been lending to nearby credit societies; the Zaragoza Credit Society still owed Tlahualilo 12,000 pesos when it began receiving loans from the Banco Ejidal in 1936.47 Pedro Rodr´ guez Triana, the Governor of Coahuila from 1938 to 1944, lent to ejidatarios through the Banco...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2018; 3417–35 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2018.34.1.7
Published: 01 February 2018
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2017; 333417–442 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2017.33.3.417
Published: 01 November 2017
... have made temporal or perpetual pledges; and who have pledged subordi- nation to one or more superiors5 Lerdo de Tejada s administration informed the governors of all Mexican territories that the sisters had been suppressed by executive order, and that they were to be deported. The governors circulated...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2017; 331153–166 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2017.33.1.153
Published: 01 February 2017
... composed of four popularly elected members (one of whom could be an ecclesiastic); the Trea- surer General of the state (named by the State Legislature); and the Vice-Governor, who would preside its sessions (art. 126). The pre- rogatives of the senate were partly consultative: the Governor could seek the...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2001; 171143–169 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2001.17.1.143
Published: 01 February 2001
...Stan Ridgeway While Tomáás Garrido Canabal (Governor of Tabasco from 1920 to 1935) is generally portrayed as a rabidly anticlerical dictator, this article argues that we can gain much more insight into Garrido's regime if we examine how his policies evolved inresponse to Tabasco's status as...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2016; 32156–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2016.32.1.56
Published: 01 February 2016
..., Detalle de trabajos desarrollados por esta Junta Local de Caminos comprendidos desde el 17 septiembre 1934 hasta la fecha, 17 July 1936, box 619, 1939, Archivo Clasificado (AC); and Narciso Soto, Junta Central de Caminos de Veracruz, budget report to Miguel Alema´n, governor of Veracruz, no. 935, Exp. 317...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2016; 3211–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2016.32.1.1
Published: 01 February 2016
.../governor) of Mexico beginning with Acamapich in 2 calli (Year 2 House, 1361); a snowfall in 1451; drought and famine in 1454 1457; the arrival of the Chalca in 1453; war with Cohuaixtlahuacan in 1458; the birth of Nezahualpiltzintli of Tezcoco in 1464; the conquering of Acatetelco in 1471; war between...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1997; 13155–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1051866
Published: 01 January 1997
... processes of change in the two states, and their significance for the achievements and political fortunes of the two governors. Copyright 1997 Regents of the University of California Ideologia, politica y la cuesti6n de las prioridades: ILzaro Cardenas y Adalberto Tejeda, 1928-1934 Eitan Ginzberg...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2015; 31122–47 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2015.31.1.22
Published: 01 February 2015
... distinctive was the involvement of Bernardo Reyes. Investigating his character and career sheds light on both the role of historical contin- gency in such incidents as well as the ritual power of symbols in the everyday practice of diplomacy. The namesake of the Porfirian gen- eral and governor of Nuevo Le´on...