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1973 Aug. 16

Alsogaray, Julio

Julio R. Alsogaray oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Julio Alsogaray, former Army Commander in Chief. Topics include the 1943 Argentine coup d'état that put Perón in power, the Azules and Colorados, his career from the early 1950s to early 1960s, Illia's victory and the takeover that put Onganía in power. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at transition points, on... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 Aug. 23

Bustamante, Tomás Sánchez de

Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante. Topics include events after 1951, Benjamín Menéndez, and Perón’s intentions. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on tape 1, at 00:24:42, before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 July 10

Paladino, Jorge D.

Jorge D. Paladino oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Jorge Paladino. Topics include Paladino's views on politics; his work in the “Justicialismo,” and possible presidency; details of his relationship with Perón; Perón’s meetings with Rojas Sylveira; and López Rega’s influence on Perón and his last years. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:31:08 b... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1985 Aug. 1

Bustamante, Tomás Sánchez de

Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante. Topics include military confrontations, Onganía’s and Illia's governments and ousters, Paladino, Lanusse as a political figure, the conversation between Perón and Cornicelli, and Perón’s intentions. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on tape 1, at 00:46:53, befo... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983 Nov. 21

Levingston, Roberto Marcelo, 1920-

Roberto Levingtson oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and 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 return. The interview was originally recor... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983 Dec. 26

Taccone, Juan José

Juan José Taccone oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Juan Taccone, workers' representative. Topics include his political affinities, Guido, Illia, Onganía, Perón, the workers movement, and military repression. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:31:01 before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 July 1

Pérez Guilhou, Dardo

Dardo Pérez Guilhou oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Dardo Pérez Guilhou. Topics include his career as Education Secretariat; the "Cordobazo;" Lanusse, Levingston and Onganía and the way they addressed Perón while each was president; his approach to union leaders such as Augusto Vandor; education and university issues; and Onganía's government and personality. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocas... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 Apr. 6

Calderón, Samuel Toranzo

Samuel Toranzo Calderón oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Admiral Samuel Toranzo Calderón. Topics include his military career and introduction to the Navy; Juan Domingo and Eva Perón; Lonardi; his participation in political military movements and views on politics and the army; Marxism; and Frondizi’s election. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 01:00:42... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 Feb. 24

Montero, Federico Toranzo

Federico Toranzo Montero oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Federico Guillermo Toranzo Montero. Topics include his perceptions about politics, the 1955 movement against Perón, his time in prison, his son’s detention, the Aramburu-Frondizi transition, socialism, communism, and anti-Peronism. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on tape 1, at 00:30:22, ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 July 23

Fraga, Rosendo María, 1911-1977

Rosendo Fraga oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Rosendo Fraga. Topics include his military career, including his role as Secretary of War, and his resignation; his participation in conspiracies against Perón; Frondizi's government; the events of 1962; and some details related to the 1920s and 1930s. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers