The Chamizal Issue is more than just the story of a boundary dispute in El Paso, TX, it encompasses the larger story of the borderlands and the shared history of the United States and Mexico.
It is a story of wars (hot and cold), floods, revolutions, and finally, peace.
Explore the links below to dive deeper into the Chamizal story.
Mexican-American War and the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo (tambien en Español)
The Mexican Revolution (tambien en Español)
Floods and the Chamizal Issue (tambien en Español)
Arbitration of 1911 (tambien en Español)
Chamizal Dispute from 1911-1960 (tambien en Español)
Last updated: February 17, 2017