Mexico Research Guide

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Library Collections

University of Texas

The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, a unit of the University of Texas Libraries, is a specialized research library focusing on materials from and about Latin America, and materials relating to Latin@s in the United States. Latin America is here defined to include Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean island nations, South America, and areas of the United States during the period they were a part of the Spanish Empire or Mexico.

Corpus Christi Public Library

Hispanic Genealogy
This collection covers a wide range of areas and topics of interest to the family researcher, with a strong concentration of materials on Texas and the south.  The collection includes a large census collection and indexes, county records on microfilm for most of South Texas and materials on Hispanic Families in Texas and northern Mexico.  Our collection includes: census indexes, census microfilm, Internet, family search, obituary indexes, vital records for Texas counties and northern Mexico.

Denver Public Library

History

History of Mexico

History of Mexico’s States:

CENTRAL MEXICO
AGUASCALIENTES
BAJA
CHIAPAS
CHIHUAHUA
DURANGO
GUANAJUATO
HIDALGO
JALISCO
JALISCO 2
MICHOACAN
MORELOS
OAXACA
SINALOA
SONORA
TLAXCALA
VERACRUZ
ZACATECAS
ZACATECAS 2

Maps

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection

Mexico Railroad Map (1919)

David Rumsey Map Collection – Mexico Maps

Societies/Associations

Hispanic Genealogical Society of Houston

Texas State Genealogical Society

Society of Hispanic Historical and Ancestral Research (SHHAR)

 

Groups/Organizations

 

 

Documents & Records

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) – History and Genealogy