History Faculty Publications and Presentations

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Spring 2019


The article offers information on the Mexican Constitutional Convention of 1916-1917 and addresses the Mexicans living in states bordering the U.S. Topics discussed include dispossession of Mexicans by land seizure during the reign of Porfirio Diaz, attitude of convention delegates from the Border States and defeat of the army of Mexico President Porfirio Diaz in the Mexican Revolution.


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