Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Born in Socorro, New Mexico in 1898; grew up in El Paso and attended Texas School of Mines from 1917 to 1921. Career as mining engineer in Mexico until retirement in 1964.
Summary of Interview
This is not an interview, but rather well-organized reminiscences. Biographical information includes much about early Socorro and El Paso. Describes his years as student at Texas School of Mines 1917-1921, student activities and faculty stories. Much information about mines in the Southwest and general info on mining industry.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
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Interview with John Paul Savage by , 1979, "Interview no. 764," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.