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1970 May 11

Agenda: meeting between Army Commander in Chief and the President

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. List of topics to be treated in a meeting between the Army Commander in Chief and the President. Topics include: studying the advisability of a meeting between the President and the Army High Commands; presentations by De Marchi and Caballero ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 May 8

Situation report

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. Refers to various situations in the army, including rumors about a cabinet change, assaults, problems with financial and cooperative institutions, the "EFA" functioning, hydroelectric projects, and tax cuts for airplane fuel. Addresses election... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 Sept.

Carcagno, Jorge

Possible strategies to improve the revolution

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. Discusses issues in the economic, social, and political arenas, including: salaries, taxes, how to prevent students from revolting or being used by political actors, and the military.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1962 – 1971

Apicella, Mayor Horacio

Mayor Horacio Apicella oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes on an interview conducted with Mayor Horacio Apicella about the period 1946-1955, in particular about Perón. Also includes a speech by Apicella covering topics such as his position on democracy, the economy, and the army.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 July 27

Castiñeiras, Pedro

Pedro Castiñeiras oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Pedro Castiñeiras. Topics include the role of the army in Argentine political and economic life, finance and international loans, the metal industry, and the changes in the government and the economy during Perón's presidency. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on tape 1, at 00:31:15.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973

Castiñeiras, Pedro

Pedro Castiñeiras oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes and transcript for an interview conducted with General Pedro Castiñeiras. Primary topics addressed: role of the army in Argentine political and economic life, metal industry, financial details and the changes in the government and the economy during Perón's presidency.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1987

Illia, Ricardo H. (Ricardo Horacio)

Ricardo Illia oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes for an interview conducted with Ricardo Illia. Primary topics addressed: Arturo Illia's presidency, his relationship with the army, and economic policy.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1940 – 1962

Molinari, Diego Luis, 1889-1966

Diego Luis Molinari oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes from two interviews with Dr. Diego Luis Molinari and a pamphlet from the Radical Party establishing principles of a new Argentine foundation. Topics include the social, political, cultural and economic state's reorganization; revolutions, uprisings and coups and key figures between 1930 and 1945; Molinari's perceptions on Perón, and the "Ahora" movem... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 Feb. 10

Manrique, Francisco G. (Francisco Guillermo)

Summary of conversation with Onganía

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. Describes a meeting between Manrique and President Onganía. Onganía appears affectionate and cheerful; he shows himself optimistic about the situation, despite the conflicts in his entourage and the rumors of illicit enrichment. Claims he will reti... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 Feb. 4

Taccone, Juan José

Opinions of Juan J. Taccone

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. Believes Onganía's government is jeopardized and describes it as monarchical; citizens want to participate in political matters beyond just voting. Proposes to create a Social and Economic Council or a bicameral institution with political and sectorial rep... more

Robert A. Potash Papers