Title:My recollections of Maximillian: n.p., [ca. 1910]
Creator/Contributor:Feré, María de la, b. 1847, creator
Recollections of the reign of Emperor Maximilian and Empress Carlota in Mexico, written some 43 years after the events by
a daughter of one of Carlota's ladies-in-waiting. Her account covers the period of preliminary negotiations and the election
of Maximilian as emperor by the Council of Notables, his arrival at Veracruz, life at the court, some details on contemporary
life in Mexico, revolts led by Juárez and Díaz, the departure of the Empress, and execution of the Emperor, with hearsay reports
on the later life of Carlota. Includes nine illustrations.
Subject:Emperor of Mexico -- Maximilian -- 1832-1867
Empress, consort of Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico -- Carlota -- 1840-1927
Juárez, Benito -- 1806-1872
Díaz, Porfirio -- 1830-1915
French -- Mexico
Women -- Mexico
Mexico -- History -- European intervention, 1861-1867
Also available on microfilm.
29 p. ; 29 cm.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 416:17) and positive.
BANC MSS M-M 1751
BANC MSS M-M 1751-1753, 1755-56 FILM