Collection Scope and Content Summary
Title: Jesús Salvador Treviño science fiction collection
Date: 1994-1998, undated.
Collection Number: MS 273
Treviño, Jesús Salvador
6.0 linear feet
(12 document boxes)
Rivera Library. Special
This collection consists of scripts, call sheets,
storyboards, crew lists, set plans, and other material pertaining to science fiction
television shows directed by Jesús Salvador Treviño, an American television director
and writer. Includes material from
Star Trek: Deep Space
Languages: The collection is in English.
This collection is open for research.
Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries,
Special Collections & University Archives. All requests for permission to
publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of
Special Collections & University Archives. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the
physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright
holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
[identification of item]. Jesús Salvador Treviño science fiction collection,
MS 273. University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections
& University Archives, University of California, Riverside.
The collection was acquired as a gift in 2014.
Processed by Eric Milenkiewicz, 2014.
Jesús Salvador Treviño is a writer/director whose science fiction television
directing credits include Seaquest DSV, Star Trek: Voyager, Babylon Five, and Star
Trek: Deep Space Nine. Treviño began his career in film and television as a student
activist documenting the 1960s Chicano civil rights struggle with a super-8 camera.
Throughout the late sixties and early nineteen seventies, he was both a participant
and a chronicler of the events and issues of the day. His national PBS documentaries
about Latinos and the Chicano struggle include America Tropical, Yo Soy Chicano, La
Raza Unida, Chicano Moratorium, The Salazar Inquest and Birthwrite. He was
Co-Executive Producer of the PBS documentary series, Chicano! History of the Mexican
American Civil Rights Movement. He wrote and directed the Mexican feature film
Raices De Sangre (Roots of Blood) and Seguin, an American Playhouse drama of the
Alamo saga told from a Mexican American point of view. More recently, he has served
as Co- Executive Producer of the Showtime series, Resurrection Blvd. Treviño has won
dozens of national and international awards and recognitions including (twice) the
prestigious Directors Guild of America award and an Alma award for Outstanding
Director of a Television drama and an Alma award as Co-Executive Producer of
Resurrection Boulevard, Best Prime-time drama series. In 1991, his film, Raices De
Sangre (Roots of Blood), was included in an anthology of the 25 Most Significant
Films of Latin American Cinema at the 36th Annual International Film Festival of
Valladolid, Spain. In 1993 he was honored with an homage at the Montevideo
International Film Festival in Montevideo, Uruguay. Treviño is also a writer. His
collection of short stories, The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories was published
in 1995. His memoir, Eyewitness – A Filmmaker’s Memoir of The Chicano Movement was
published in 2001. The book chronicles his experiences as an activist filmmaker
during the turbulent 1960s and also addresses the status of United States Latinos in
the next millennium. His latest collection of short stories, The Skyscraper that
Flew, was published in November of 2005.*
*Jesús Salvador Treviño: A Brief Biography. Retrieved
Collection Scope and Content Summary
This collection consists of scripts, call sheets, storyboards, crew lists, set plans,
and other material pertaining to science fiction television shows directed by Jesús
Salvador Treviño, an American television director and writer. Includes material from
Star Trek: Voyager, and
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.
This collection is arranged into five series. The contents of each series are
arranged sequentially according to box and folder number. The series arrangement of
this collection is as follows:
- Series 1.
Babylon 5, 1995-1998.
- Series 2.
Seaquest DSV, 1994-1995.
- Series 3.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, 1996-1998,
- Series 4.
Star Trek: Voyager, 1995-1998,
- Series 5. Other television series, 1996-1998.
Stanford University Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University
Archives. Jesus Salvador Treviño papers, 1969-1996 (Call number: Special Collections
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the
library's online public access catalog.
Babylon 5 (Television program).
Seaquest DSV (Television program)
Star trek, Deep Space Nine (Series).
Star trek, voyager (Series).
Television producers and directors.
Genres and Forms of Materials