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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

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

1971

Zavala Ortiz, Miguel Angel, 1905-

Miguel Zavala Ortiz oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes and a transcript from an interview conducted with Dr. Miguel A. Zavala Ortiz. Topics include the dynamics of the ouster; Peronist strategies of control (populism, authoritarianism, censorship, benefits for the industrial class and negative policies towards the middle class and workers); Frondizi's government and the radicals' position towards it; and I... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 July 12 – 1986 Aug. 12

Puiggrós, Oscar

Oscar Puiggrós oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Contains two interviews with Dr. Oscar Puiggerós, one from 1971 and the other from 1986, as well as handwritten questions from before the interviews and a short handwritten summary written by Potash. The first interview discusses Puiggerós' membership in Frondizi's last cabinet, the relationship between Aramburu and Frondizi, discussions regarding appointments, the transition between Frondizi and... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971

Fraga, Rosendo

Rosendo Fraga oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and transcripts for interviews conducted with Rosendo Fraga. Primary topics addressed: his military career, his participation in conspiracies against Perón's and Frondizi's governments, and his role as War Secretary and his resignation, and the events of 1962.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984

McLoughlin, Eduardo

Eduardo McLoughlin oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and a transcript from an interview with Brigadier Eduardo McLoughlin. Topics include his career in the military (aviation) and the political arena focusing on his role as Minister during four periods: the "azules" and "colorados" struggles; Frondizi, Guido, and Onganía's rise to the presidency and subsequent falls, Lanusse's presidency, and Perón's ret... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970

Lockhart, Eduardo

Eduardo Lockhart oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript from an interview with Navy Captain Eduardo Lockhart. Topics include his role as chief of the "Casa Militar", his relationship with Frondizi and role in his ouster, the participation of the Navy in the politics, Kolungia's "cleanse", Guido's rise to the Presidency and his fall.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971

Garrido, Jorge E.

Jorge Garrido oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes of an interview conducted with Dr. Jorge Garrido. Primary topics addressed: Poggi, Vitolo and Frondizi's situation in the early sixties, as well as Garrido's participation regarding these events.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1951 – 1970

Menéndez, Benjamín

Benjamín Menéndez oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and a transcript from an interview with General Benjamín Menéndez. Topics include Perón's ouster, Frondizi's and Guido's governments, and general discussions about politics and the army. Counts on the active participation of Col. Rómulo Menéndez.

Robert A. Potash Papers