W. Noel McAunulty, Jr.
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
Length of Interview
4 hours and 25 minutes
Length of Transcript
Interview with Salvador Treviño by W. Noel McAunulty, Jr., 1996, "Interview no. 908," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.