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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