Gallery view

1971 – 1973

Forcher, Emilio

Emilio Forcher oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and transcripts for interviews conducted with General Emilio Forchner. Primary topics addressed: army involvement in the government and politics, Perón's government, and the history of conspiracies including some revolutionary seeds in 1916.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970

Molinari, Aldo Luis, 1918-

Aldo Molinari oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes from an interview with Navy Captain Aldo Molinari. Topics include the UCR (Radical Civic Union) and the 1955 revolution, June 1956 executions, and some issues regarding Peronism.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970

Frondizi, Arturo, 1980-1995

Arturo Frondizi oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes for an interview conducted with Dr. Arturo Frondizi. Primary topics addressed: Perón, Frondizi's role as opposition leader, the 1955 uprising, and his presidency.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 – 1981

Emery, Carlos

Carlos Emery oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and questions

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript of an interview conducted with Engineer Carlos Emery, who was Perón's Agriculture Ministry between 1947 and 1952. Primary topics addressed: his career; Perón's government, ouster, personal life, and wife, Eva.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 – 1977

Embrioni, José

José Embrioni oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and transcript of an interview conducted with General José Embrioni. Primary topics addressed: influence of the army on the government during the 1930s-1960s, Perón's government and ouster, and the oil and coal industry.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973

Iñíguez, Miguel

Miguel Iñíguez oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript for an interview conducted with General Miguel Iñíguez. Primary topics addressed: his role in the Army and support of Perón, his position on current political events, the indoctrination tactics, the "COR" and the army's participation in the Argentine politics.

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

1973

Bengoa, León

León Bengoa oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's pre-interview handwritten notes, prepared questions, and transcripts for two interviews conducted with General León Bengoa. Primary topics addressed during the first interview: origins of Bengoa's military career and the end of his career; Perón as a professor of military history; Bengoa's role as one of the 14 founders of G.O.U. (Grupo de Oficiales Unidos); the military's role... 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

Fraga, Rosendo

Rosendo Fraga oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and transcripts for interviews conducted with Rosendo Fraga. Primary topics addressed: his military career, his participation in conspiracies against Perón's and Frondizi's governments, and his role as War Secretary and his resignation, and the events of 1962.

Robert A. Potash Papers