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1971 July 12

Puiggrós, Oscar

Oscar Puiggrós oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Oscar Puiggrós. Topics include Puiggrós' membership in Frondizi's last cabinet, the relationship between Aramburu and Frondizi, discussions regarding appointments, the transition between Frondizi and Guido, the nomination of General Rauch, the two political fronts, the 1962 presidential candidates, the military conspiracy against Illia in his final days of power, an... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1991 Nov. 29

Garzón Maceda, Lucio

Lucio Garzón Maceda, Guillermo Capdevila, and A. Schiaveno oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Lucio Garzón Maceda, Guillermo Capdevila, and A. Schiaveno. Topics include the relationship between Lanusse and Bernardo Bas, Uriburu, strikes, and Aramburu’s kidnapping. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:46:59 before continuing. It is also incomplete, and ends abruptly.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1985 Aug. 12

Puiggrós, Oscar

Oscar Puiggrós oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Oscar Puiggrós. Topics include the Azules and Colorados, Aramburu, Guido, Embrioni, Lanusse, and Mor Roi. There is a focus on Aramburu, Puiggrós' role in August 1962, Aramburu's candidacy, Lanusse's candidacy, and the results of the vote. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:31:13 before continui... 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

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

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

1984 June 11

Paz, Eduardo

Eduardo Paz oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Eduardo Paz. Topics include Frondizi's fall; the return to democracy; Lanusse's passing the presidency to Cámpora; and political and economic matters, such as López Rega's influence in these events, debt and inflation. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:31:10 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

1983 Dec. 13

Lima, Vicente Solano, 1901-1984

Vicente Solano Lima oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Vicente Solano Lima. Topics include the 1962 elections; rules imposed by the government to prevent Peronism; Onganía’s government and possible roots of later political violence; Lanusse and the “Gran Acuerdo Nacional” (Great National Agreement); confrontations between Peronist factions inside the “Justicialismo;” the ERP (People’s Revolutionary Army) and the “Juvent... more

Robert A. Potash Papers