521 results found for: name:"Potash, Robert A., 1921- "

Gallery view

1973 Jan. 6

Report: sintesis de informaciones diaria

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Contains descriptions of the most relevant events occurring in Argentine politics, including: Frejuli's electoral campaign, Perón's message, council's appointments, the Mayoría newspaper campaign against the Gran Acuerdo Nacional, and concepts given by Balbín and García.

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

1970 Mar.

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Army position on the Argentine 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. Describes the situation of the Argentine Revolution government, the growing social anxiety, and the National Development Plan (February 20, 1970). Notes the divergence between the Army and the other military forces and identifies problems such as a suppose... 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

1971 Sept. 3 – 1971 Nov. 4

Intelligence report: daily summary

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Intelligence reports on the most relevant events in the nation and military life; they include a line for the topic, a short summary, a mention of the source of the information and an analysis and predictions for the evolution of each case. Some of the topics treated in these reports are Dr. Matera's lecture at the War School, the transcendental issues in Madrid, the CGT's situation, t... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1969 Mar. – 1969 June

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Memoranda and reports

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Set of memorandums containing analyses, observations, and suggestions to the "Junta de Commandantes en Jefe." Also contains letters, mainly from Lanusse to other Commanders and Chiefs, addressing topics such as the "SEPAC," community life, Martinez Segovia's resignation, the "plusvalía" tax, incidents like those happening in Tucuman and Santa Fe and the attacks to the "RI1" guard, and ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 Apr. 4

Interview report: Ministro del Interior and Héctor Cámpora

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Summary of an interview between the Ministro del Interior, the Military Household chief and the elected President Héctor Cámpora. Primary topic addressed: the position of the parties towards subversion and violence.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 June

Memorandum to Alejandro A. Lanusse

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. Sent by E.J.L (cousin of AAL); refers to the qualities that the new President should have. Suggests that the Presidential team should be homogeneous and be committed to the democratic republican tradition. Also makes suggestions about the political tra... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 Jan. 20 – 1973 Feb. 4

Intelligence reports

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Contains detailed information about the current electoral atmosphere and the perspective of the military government towards it. Describes several actions the army could take in order to avoid the salto al vacío (i.e. the return to Perón's politics); some of them are impeding his return to Argentina and initiating a campaign to discredit him.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1972 May 8 – 1972 May 22

Mor Roig, Arturo, 1914-1974

Interior Ministry on current Argentinian political situation

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Interior Ministry report includes a description of the different political forces intervening in Argentina; includes Justicialismo, Radicalismo, Tercera Fuerza, M.I.D., Nueva Fuerza, Izquierda, and other minor parties and the Conservatives for Political Process.

Robert A. Potash Papers