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1985 Aug. 13

Colombo, Romulo E.

Romulo E. Colombo oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Colonel Romulo Colombo covering the years 1960-1979. Primary topics addressed: his military career, his work after retirement, the army factions the Azules and Colorados, the military unions and political parties' participation in the government, Alejandro Lanusse. and the "Gran Acuerdo Nacional." The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it c... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1985 Aug. 8

Villareal, José Rogelio

José Rogelio Villareal oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and José Rogelio Villareal. Topics include his military designations; Illia, Onganía, and Levingston; the “Gran Acuerdo Nacional” (Great National Agreement); and elections, including Lanusse’s possible candidacy for President, the radicals’ potential to win, and the Peronist victory.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983 Dec. 12

Aramburu, Eugenio

Eugenio Aramburu oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Eugenio Aramburu, about his father General Pedro Aramburu. Topics include the ouster of President Arturo Illia, opinions about the Gran Acuerdo Nacional and Alejandro Lanusse, army factions Azules and Colorados, and Aramburu’s study of Argentinian problems.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 July 13

Rey, Carlos Alberto

Carlos Rey oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Brigadier General Carlos Rey. Topics include his military career; the Cordobazo; Onganía’s and Levingston's uprisings and falls; the return to democracy; the “Gran Acuerdo Nacional;” Perón’s, Cámpora’s and Lanusse's intervention in those events; the ALUAR contract; and the Air Force. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly a... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1991 Nov. 20

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

Alejandro A. Lanusse oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse. Topics include Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, in particular the relationship between Perón and Aramburu's case; Viborazo; and political contacts. Also discussed are the “Gran Acuerdo Nacional” (Great National Agreement), including its origins, challenges, and possibilities of success; the possibility of Perón returning to Argentina; L... more

Robert A. Potash Papers