This chapter from the 400th anniversary of Santa Fe anthology book All Trails Lead to Santa Fe discusses the little known history of the last New Mexican governor during the Mexican Republic’s administration in New Mexico.
All Trails Lead to Santa Fe
Juan Bautista Vigil y Alarid; Governors of New Mexico; New Mexico History; Mexican nationalism; U.S. and Mexico relations; La Invasión Norteamericana; Mexican-American War, New Mexico political history; Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo; Chihuahua, Mexico
Sisneros, samuel E.. "“She was our Mother” New Mexico’s Change of National Sovereignty and Juan Bautista Vigil y Alarid, The Last Mexican Governor of New Mexico.." All Trails Lead to Santa Fe (2010). https://digitalrepository.unm.edu/ulls_fsp/133