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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

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

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

1984

Shaw, Jorge

Jorge Shaw oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes from an interview with General Jorge Shaw covering the 1960s and early 1970s. Topics include his career, assignations, participation with the Azules and details about Ilia and Onganía.

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

1984 Jan. 30

Von Stecher, Jorge

Jorge Von Stecher oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Jorge Von Stecher. Topics include the governments of Illia, Onganía and Lanusse; the structure and function of the army; the Azules and Colorados, and the army's intervention into politics. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition points, on tape 1 at 00:31:14 and on tape 2 at 00:31:12, before continui... 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

1983 Nov. 30

Pomar, Juan

Juan Pomar oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Juan Pomar. Topics include Illia's government and its relationship with the armed forces; “el documento del compromiso de honor de mantener el gobierno;” Generals Abalos, Lanusse, and Onganía; “la Revolución del 6 de Septiembre;” two conflicting mentalities within Illia's government; and Dr. Lavalle. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and... 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. 21

Villegas, Osiris G. (Osiris Guillermo)

Osiris G. Villegas oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Osiris Villegas. Topics include his appointment as Minster of the Interior; Peronist proscription for the 1962-1963 elections; Guido, Illia and Onganía’s governments; and Lanusse’s intentions of becoming president. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:31:05 before continuing. It is also i... more

Robert A. Potash Papers