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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

1971 – 1984

Castro Sánchez, Eduardo R. (Eduardo Rómulo), 1918-2007

Eduardo R. Castro Sánchez oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes and transcript for an interview conducted with Eduardo Castro Sánchez. Primary topics addressed : his political position and role in the "1966 revolution", his role as Secretary of War, Illia's and Onganía's ousters (1970), the military intervention in the politics, and a speech at West Point and the U.S. position towards the situation.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 – 1983

Laprida, Manuel

Manuel Laprida oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's list of interview topics and questions for the interviews, and transcript of an interview with General Manuel Laprida. In the notes from the May 1970 interviews, Laprida discusses the formation of the Azules, the events of September 1962 and the subsequent retirements, the Illia Regime, the resignation of Avalos, the initiative that led to June 1966, the West Point Speech, Frente, the... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1985

Villareal, José Rogelio

José Rogelio Villareal oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and questions

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview conducted with José Rogelio Villareal. Topics include his designations; Illia, Onganía, and Levingston; the GAN (Great National Agreement); and elections: Lanusse's possible candidacy for President, the radicals' possibilities to win and the Peronism victory.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1982

Gancedo, Julio César

Julio César Gancedo oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions for an interview conducted with Julio Gancedo. Topics questions address: Guido period, Illia Period, and Onganía government.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984

Shaw, Jorge

Jorge Shaw oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes from an interview with General Jorge Shaw covering the 1960s and early 1970s. Topics include his career, assignations, participation with the Azules and details about Ilia and Onganía.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1986

Díaz Colodrero, Mario

Mario Díaz Colodrero oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript of an interview conducted with Mario Díaz Colodrero. Primary topics addressed: Onganía's participation in the "azules y colorados episodes" from the conspiracy for Illia's ouster to his own fall; Díaz Colodrero's duties and purposes when he was in charge of the "Secretaria de Estado de Gobierno"; and the "cursillos."

Robert A. Potash Papers

1987

Martinez, Ezequiel

Ezequiel Martínez oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview with Brigadier Mayor Ezequiel Martínez. Topics include his military and political career; views on the differences between the "azules” and “colorados"; Peronism; Illia's government; the "Comodoros"; the ousters of Onganía and Levingston's; Lanusse's figure, Perón's return to power; the seeds of subversion; and the government... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1977

Caro, Carlos Augusto

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

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes for an interview conducted with General Carlos Caro. Primary topics addressed: the "destinos" in 1955; Frondizi's ouster; the "azules and colorados"; 1962 changes; Perón and Illia; Onganía and a possible military government.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983

Levingston, Roberto Marcelo, 1920-

Roberto M. Levingston oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript from an interview with General Roberto Levingston. Topics include the "Comunicado N. 150", the military influence on Illia's government and coup, the relationships between gremial sectors and the army, Onganía's ouster, Levingston's presidency, Lanusse's role in those events, the Argentine economy, interest groups, the steel industry and Perón's... more

Robert A. Potash Papers