Interviewee

Salvador Treviño

Interviewer

W. Noel McAunulty, Jr.

Project

Mining in Mexico

Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee

1941 Mining engineering graduate of Texas College of Mines; general Director of Peñoles Mining Co., director of various Mexican government agencies and mining companies.

Summary of Interview

Part of Mining in Mexico Oral History Project; recounts schooling and early jobs as miner; details his involvement with Mexican government as director of Comisión de Fomento Minero; tells of his years as owner-manager of various Mexican mines; discusses mining laws of Mexico from 1931-1990; tells his experiences as Director General of Peñoles; describes exploration efforts of various mining companies.

Date of Interview

3-6-1996

Length of Interview

4 hours and 25 minutes

Tape Number

No. 908

Transcript Number

No. 908

Length of Transcript

107 pages

Interview Number

No. 908

Terms of Use

Unrestricted

Comments

See also: Interview no.875

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