Title:Vicente Ortigosa papers: Mexico : D and LS, 1864-1873
Creator/Contributor:Ortigosa, Vicente., creator
Collection of papers, originals and copies, relating to the career of Vicente Ortigosa. Deals primarily with his posts in
Maximilian's empire as Councilor of State; as Inspector of Roads and Bridges, and of the Mexico City-Chalco and other railways;
as plenipotentiary for negotiations with the Hanseatic League; and as engineer on the Mexico Valley drainage project. Includes
a number of signed letters from members of Maximilian's cabinet.
Subject:Emperor of Mexico -- Maximilian -- 1832-1867
Engineers -- Mexico
Reclamation of land -- Mexico -- Mexico Valley
Mexico -- Officials and employees
Also available on microfilm.
Printed materials transferred to the book collection of The Bancroft Library.
33 folders (125 p.) ; 12-39 cm.
partial microfilm reel (30 exposures) : negative (Rich. 418:18) and positive.
BANC MSS M-M 1812
BANC MSS M-M 1806-1810, 1812