Gallery view

1971

Illia, Arturo Umberto, 1900-1983

Arturo Umberto Illia oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript for an interview conducted with Arturo Illia. Primary topics addressed: origins and history of the army, its participation in politics, and the details of his presidency and ouster.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1957 – 1962

Frigerio, Rogelio

Rogelio Frigerio oral history with Robert A. Potash: documents and transcript

Argentina - Transcripts and documents; primary topics addressed: "Qué" magazine, the political parties, Frondizi's government and his economical and labor ideas, the 1962 elections, and the Illia government.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1982

Gancedo, Julio César

Julio César Gancedo oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions for an interview conducted with Julio Gancedo. Topics questions address: Guido period, Illia Period, and Onganía government.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983

Taccone, Juan José

Juan José Taccone oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and questions

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview with Juan Taccone. Topics include his political affinities, Guido, Illia, the workers movement and the military repression.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983

Caeiro, Luis

Luis Caeiro oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes for and transcript of an interview conducted with Dr. Luis Caeiro. Primary topics addressed: Illia's views, his relationship with the military, and the coup that ousted Illia.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983

Hueyo, Horacio

Horacio Hueyo oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript for an interview conducted with Dr. Horacio Hueyo. Primary topics addressed: Illia's government, the power struggles and negotiations during that period, and the army's participation on them.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971

Zavala Ortiz, Miguel Angel, 1905-

Miguel Zavala Ortiz oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes and a transcript from an interview conducted with Dr. Miguel A. Zavala Ortiz. Topics include the dynamics of the ouster; Peronist strategies of control (populism, authoritarianism, censorship, benefits for the industrial class and negative policies towards the middle class and workers); Frondizi's government and the radicals' position towards it; and I... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 July 12 – 1986 Aug. 12

Puiggrós, Oscar

Oscar Puiggrós oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Contains two interviews with Dr. Oscar Puiggerós, one from 1971 and the other from 1986, as well as handwritten questions from before the interviews and a short handwritten summary written by Potash. The first interview discusses Puiggerós' membership in Frondizi's last cabinet, the relationship between Aramburu and Frondizi, discussions regarding appointments, the transition between Frondizi and... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1976 – 1989

Arredondo, Roberto J. M.

Roberto Arredondo oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and documents

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes and transcript of an interview with General Roberto Arredondo and letters including one from Arredondo to General Don Eduardo Castro Sánchez. The interview with Arredondo covers his opinions on the groups that went against Illia's government as well as his political viewpoints. Correspondence between Potash and Arredondo discusses the trials and subsequent sentencing of ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 – 1984

Castro Sánchez, Eduardo R. (Eduardo Rómulo), 1918-2007

Eduardo R. Castro Sánchez oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes and transcript for an interview conducted with Eduardo Castro Sánchez. Primary topics addressed : his political position and role in the "1966 revolution", his role as Secretary of War, Illia's and Onganía's ousters (1970), the military intervention in the politics, and a speech at West Point and the U.S. position towards the situation.

Robert A. Potash Papers