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1985 Aug. 15

López Aufranc, Alcides

Alcides López Aufranc oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Alcides López Aufranc. Topics include Onganía’s takeover and fall, and the return to democracy and diverse political ideologies. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:47:00 before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1977

Pistarini, Pascual

Pascual Pistarini oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions from an interview with General Pascual Pistarini. Topics include his political career and his connections to Onganía.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1990

Borda, Guillermo A.

Guillermo Borda oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash’s questions and notes for an interview conducted with Dr. Guillermo Borda. Primary topics addressed: Onganía's government and Borda's relationship with Onganía.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1989 Apr. 10

Schettini, Eugenio

Eugenio Schettini oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Colonel Eugenio Schetinni. Topics include his relationship with general Onganía and the men involved in his government; and Schetinni's own work, anecdotes, stories and resignation as the Mayor of Buenos Aires. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:46:41 before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983

Fonseca, Mario

Mario Fonseca oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes for an interview conducted with General Mario Fonseca. Primary topics addressed: the period between 1962-1973, Onganía, the "azules and the colorados," the Cordobazo, the beginnings of terrorism, and Fonseca's participation regarding these topics.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 June 20

Alsogaray, Julio

Julio R. Alsogaray oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Lieutenant General Julio Alsogaray, former Army Commander in Chief. Topics include the ouster of President Arturo Illia, and the roles of Alsogaray and Angel Pascual Pistarini in the events of June 27, 1966; Alsogaray’s role and relationship with Juan Carlos Onganía; his military career; and Alejandro Lanusse. The interview was originally recorded on an ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1990 June 27

Castex, Mariano N.

Mariano Castex oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Mariano Castex, former scientific and general adviser to the General Secretariat of the Presidency for Juan Carlos Onganía. Topics include his career in politics, science, research, and as a former Jesuit; his political and religious views; and Onganía’s government, budget, methods of operation and decision making, and eventual oust. The interview was origin... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1989

Schettini, Eugenio

Eugenio Schettini oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and questions

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview with Colonel Eugenio Schetinni. Topics include his relationship with General Onganía and the men involved in his government; his work, anecdotes, stories and resignation as Mayor of Buenos Aires.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984

Krieger Vasena, Adelbert

Adelbert Krieger Vasena oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and a transcript from an interview with Dr. Adelbert Krieger Vasena, covering the late 1950s and 1960s. Topics include government transitions during that period, Onganía's presidency and ouster, and his role as Ministry of Economy.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1986 – 1987

Costa Méndez, Nicanor, 1921-1992

Nicanor Costa Méndez oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and questions

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript for two interviews conducted with Nicanor Costa Méndez covering the years 1955-1970. Primary topics addressed: Onganía's influence, interests and a possible parallel between him and Franco (Spain); Costa Méndez's relationship with members of the military and the government, and his perceptions of the factions inside the army such as liberals, "a... more

Robert A. Potash Papers