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Juárez, Benito, 1806-1872

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1806-03-21 - 1872-07-18

Benito Juárez (1806-1872), Mexican lawyer and politician; 26th president of Mexico from 1858 until 1872.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Mexico collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1776
Overview: A collection of correspondence; government documents, including reports, commissions, decrees, and awards; church documents; published illustrated materials; maps; and writings and poems from Mexico on civil, military, economic, religious, and social topics. Additions to the collection consist of photographs by Mario Bucovich, maps, and published illustrations.
Dates: 1522-1995, bulk 1770-1865

Antonio Ochoa Carrillo papers and Benito Juárez correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-2938
Overview: The papers of Antonio Ochoa Carrillo, 1852-1871, with letters that provide extensive information about the European Intervention in Mexico and limited documentation related to the Reform War in Mexico. Includes 56 letters from Mexican president Benito Juárez, as well as 12 letters from others, including future Mexican presidents Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada and José María Iglesias, as well as Mexican General Ramón Corona. The collection also includes five draft letters written by Ochoa.
Dates: 1852-1871, bulk 1864-1866