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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

1990

Klappenbach, Jorge

Jorge Klappenbach oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview with Dr. Jorge Klappenbach covering the late 1960s. Topics include his connection with Onganía's government and Alejandro Lanusse's role in the movement to oust him.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1986 – 1991

Viviani Rossi, Miguel

Miguel Viviani Rossi oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes, questions and a transcript from interviews with General Miguel Viviani Rossi. Topics include his career in artillery and the army, his relationship with Lanusse, and Onganía's government.

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

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

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