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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

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

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

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

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

1991 Nov. 19

Viviani Rossi, Miguel

Miguel Viviani Rossi oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Miguel Viviani Rossi. Topics include his career in Artillery and the army, and his roles in Lanusse’s and Onganía’s governments. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on tape 1, at 00:46:21, before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 July 13

Rey, Carlos Alberto

Carlos Rey oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Brigadier General Carlos Rey. Topics include his military career; the Cordobazo; Onganía’s and Levingston's uprisings and falls; the return to democracy; the “Gran Acuerdo Nacional;” Perón’s, Cámpora’s and Lanusse's intervention in those events; the ALUAR contract; and the Air Force. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly a... more

Robert A. Potash Papers