Gallery view

1996

Potash, Robert A., 1921-

Biographical notes: Alejandro Lanusse

Argentina - Notes summarizing personal and professional details about the life of Alejandro Lanusse, born in 1918 and enrolled in the "Colegio Militar" in 1935. Lanusse was awarded a scholarship in his first year and graduated in 1938, ultimately working his way up to General. The notes refer to Lanusse's evaluations and ranks in comparison with other officers such as Blanco or Mosquera; they also... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1999 – 2001

Potash, Robert A., 1921-

Notes: Alejandro A. Lanusse

Argentina - Contains questions for interviews, conversation notes, and observations about what different people thought about Alejandro Lanusse. Some of the people involved are Bossi, García, Puiggrós, Ileana Lanusse, Reimundes, Pandolfi, and Marcos Lanusse. The most important topics are the personal characteristics of Alejandro Lanusse and his time in jail.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983 – 1984

Potash, Robert A., 1921-

Notes: Argentine-American forum

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes regarding luncheons and conversations with various individuals, mostly memebrs of the military class, at the Argentine-American Forum. Attendees include: Lanusse, Diaz, Flaurete, Pandolfi, Pomar, Sánchez de Bustamante, Peco , Botana, Mitre, Conde, Torres, Santillan, Cardoza, Sánchez de Bustamante, Soria, Miatello, Porto, Ortizberea, Villegas, and Premoli. Topics incl... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1963 Mar. 25 – 2002 July 5

Notes and documents: Juan José Güiraldes

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Questions posed to Güiraldes during a phone interview with Robert A. Potash; topics covered include Alejandro Lanusse's personality, letters received from Pandolfi, and the Holmberg case. Güiraldes was close to Lanusse and he supported the idea of a "national integration." Documents attached to a letter dated September 6, 1971: "Azules ante la Prueba", a letter to Cano on March 25, 1963, a... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1966 – 1970

Garasino, Alberto

Alberto Garasino oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes and document

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes for an interview conducted with Lieutenant Colonel Alberto Garasino. Primary topics addressed: the "azules and colorados," Perón and anti-Perónism, Lonardi and the "Jacobinos," Frondizi, Torranzo and others.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973

Peralta, Carlos

Carlos Peralta oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes from an interview with General Carlos Peralta. Topics include his military and political career, his relationships with the "Junta", Aramburú and the military, the "Quedantistas" vs. the "Continuistas" and Peralta's role under Frondizi's power.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970

Pérez Amuchástegui, A. J. (Antonio Jorge)

A. J. Pérez Amuchástegui oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes from an interview with historian A. J. Pérez Amuchástegui. Topics include his military formation and his participation in Perón's ouster and Lonardi's fall.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973

Colombo, Eneas

Eneas Colombo oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes for an interview conducted with General Eneas Colombo covering the years 1948-1955. Primary topics addressed: the military's attitudes towards Perón and his ouster.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1961 – 1962

Barbat, Francisco

Francisco Barbat oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes and documents

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes for an interview conducted with Francisco Barbat and related correspondence. Primary topics addressed: "Logias" and their influence in Frondizi ouster; Rauch, Calderón and others; correspondence between Barbat and Greenwood about the media in the U.S and Iberoamerica; and intelligence documents about Fidel Castro, Frondizi and the Argentine democracy.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970

Molinari, Aldo Luis, 1918-

Aldo Molinari oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes from an interview with Navy Captain Aldo Molinari. Topics include the UCR (Radical Civic Union) and the 1955 revolution, June 1956 executions, and some issues regarding Peronism.

Robert A. Potash Papers