Title:Conversacion entre el Sr. G[ene]ral Porfirio Díaz y Mr. H. Bancroft: Mexico City, 1883-1884
Creator/Contributor:Díaz, Porfirio, 1830-1915, creator
Transcripts of the notes taken by stenographers during conversations held by Díaz and Bancroft in Díaz's house, from December
26, 1883, through early January, 1884; partially in dialogue form, but chiefly a third-person paraphrase of information supplied
by Díaz. Deals with the latter's career and his opinions on public questions, including incidental information on Benito Pablo
Juárez and the State of Oaxaca.
Appended (p. 513-560) are transcripts of information dictated to Bancroft in the house of Manuel Romero Rubio in January,
1884, regarding the lives of Romero, José María Iglesias, and Juan N. Méndez, followed by general information on the development
of Mexico. Includes receipt for transcription, 1884 Jan. 8.
Subject:Juárez, Benito -- 1806-1872
Romero Rubio, Manuel -- 1828-1895
Iglesias, José María -- 1823-1891
Mendez, Juan N -- 1820-1894
Also available on microfilm.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.
561 p. ; 32 cm.
partial microfilm reel (283 exposures) : negative (Rich. 102:19) and positive.
BANC MSS M-M 390
BANC MSS M-M 383-390 FILM