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Guide to the Jesús Salvador Treviño science fiction collection
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing History
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Related Material
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Jesús Salvador Treviño science fiction collection
    Date: 1994-1998, undated.
    Collection Number: 273
    Creator: Treviño, Jesús Salvador
    Extent: 6.0 linear feet (12 document boxes)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: 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 Seaquest DSV, Babylon 5, Star Trek: Voyager, and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.
    Languages: The collection is in English.

    Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    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.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item]. Jesús Salvador Treviño science fiction collection, Collection 273. University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Acquisition Information

    The collection was acquired as a gift in 2014.

    Processing History

    Processed by Eric Milenkiewicz, 2014.

    Biography

    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 from http://chuytrevino.com/biography/

    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 Seaquest DSV, Babylon 5, Star Trek: Voyager, and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.

    Collection Arrangement

    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, undated.
    • Series 4. Star Trek: Voyager, 1995-1998, undated.
    • Series 5. Other television series, 1996-1998.

    Related Material

    Stanford University Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives. Jesus Salvador Treviño papers, 1969-1996 (Call number: Special Collections M0624).

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Babylon 5 (Television program).
    Science fiction.
    Seaquest DSV (Television program)
    Star trek, Deep Space Nine (Series).
    Star trek, voyager (Series).
    Television producers and directors.

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Storyboards.
    Television scripts.