Guide to the Jesús Salvador Treviño science fiction collection

Finding aid prepared by Eric Milenkiewicz

Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Libraries
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
Phone: 951-827-3233
Fax: 951-827-4673
Email: specialcollections@ucr.edu
URL: http://library.ucr.edu/view/collections/spcol
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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.


Collection Contents

 

Series 1. Babylon 5. 1995-1998.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series consists of scripts, call sheets, storyboards, crew lists, set plans, and other material pertaining to Babylon 5.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 5, Folders 4-5

Babylon 5 episode titled "Sic Transit Vir." 1995.

Box 6, Folders 1-2

Babylon 5 episode titled "Interludes and Examinations." 1996.

Box 6, Folders 3-4

Babylon 5 episode titled "Divided Loyalties." 1995.

Box 6, Folders 5-6

Babylon 5 episode titled "Objects in Motion." 1998.

Box 7, Folders 1-4

Babylon 5 episode titled "Thirdspace." 1997.

Box 8, Folders 4-5

Babylon 5. (Episode notes for Season 2). 1995.

Box 9, Folders 1-2

Babylon 5 episode titled "Racing Mars." 1996.

Box 11, Folder 7

Babylon 5 episode titled "Racing Mars." 1996.

Box 12, Folder 1

Babylon 5 episode titled "Thirdspace." 1997.

 

Series 2. Seaquest DSV. 1994-1995.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series consists of scripts, call sheets, storyboards, crew lists, set plans, and other material pertaining to Seaquest DSV.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 1, Folders 1-2

Seaquest DSV episode titled "The Siamese Dream." 1995.

Box 1, Folders 3-4

Seaquest DSV episode titled "Sincerest Form of Flattery." 1994.

Box 1, Folders 5-6

Seaquest DSV episode titled "In the Company of Ice and Profit." 1995.

Box 2, Folders 1-2

Seaquest DSV episode titled "Brainlock." (Episode 6). 1995.

Box 2, Folders 3-4

Seaquest DSV episode titled "Good Soldiers." (Episode 10). 1995.

Box 5, Folder 3

Seaquest DSV. (Episode unidentified). 1994.

 

Series 3. Star Trek: Deep Space Nine 1996-1998, undated.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series consists of scripts, call sheets, storyboards, crew lists, set plans, and other material pertaining to Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 3, Folders 3-4

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode titled "Sons and Daughters." 1997.

Box 4, Folders 1-2

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode titled "The Begotten." 1996.

Box 5, Folders 1-2

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode titled "The Reckoning." 1998.

Box 11, Folder 6

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. (Synopses). undated.

Box 12, Folder 3

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode titled "The Begotten." 1996.

 

Series 4. Star Trek: Voyager. 1995-1998, undated.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series consists of scripts, call sheets, storyboards, crew lists, set plans, and other material pertaining to Star Trek: Voyager.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 9, Folders 3-4

Star Trek: Voyager episode titled "Vis A Vis." 1998.

Box 9, Folders 5-6

Star Trek: Voyager episode titled "Retrospect." 1997.

Box 10, Folder 1

Star Trek: Voyager. (Background information). 1997.

Box 10, Folders 2-3

Star Trek: Voyager episode titled "Concerning Flight." 1997.

Box 10, Folders 4-5

Star Trek: Voyager episode titled "Fair Trade." 1996.

Box 11, Folders 1-3

Star Trek: Voyager episode titled "Day of Honor." 1997.

Box 11, Folder 4

Star Trek: Voyager. (Technical manual). undated.

Box 11, Folder 5

Star Trek: Voyager episode titled "Day of Honor." 1997.

Box 12, Folder 2

Star Trek: Voyager. (Writers'-Directors' Guide 1995-1996 Season). 1995.

 

Series 5. Other television series 1996-1998.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series consists of scripts, call sheets, storyboards, crew lists, set plans, and other material pertaining to various science fiction television series.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 3, Folders 1-2

The Burning Zone episode titled "Night Flight." 1996.

Box 4, Folders 3-4

Space: Above and Beyond episode titled "Stardust." 1996.

Box 8, Folders 1-3

Crusade episode titled "The Rules of the Game." 1998.