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1985

King, Melvin, 1928-

Mel King: oral history with Monty Neill

Boston, Mass. - From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. A key community organizer in Boston in the late 1960s and 1970s, King was Director of the Urban League of Greater Boston and a state representative for the 9th Suffolk District from 1973-1982. In 1983, he became the first African American... more

D. Monty Neill Collection

1986 Apr. 1

Snowden, Muriel S. (Muriel Sutherland), 1916-

Muriel Snowden: oral history with Monty Neill

Boston, Mass. - From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Snowden and her husband Otto were cofounders of the Freedom House in 1949 in Roxbury that promotes economic self-sufficiency and social justice in Boston.

D. Monty Neill Collection

1986 Feb. 17

Teixeira, Manuel

Manuel Teixeira: oral history with Monty Neill

Boston, Mass. - From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Teixeira was a co-chair of the Community District Advisory Council for District I. Discussion of establishment and structure of districts parents' councils within each district (the Ethnic Parents Councils); impact of busing: South Boston... more

D. Monty Neill Collection

1986 Mar. 28

Allen, Henry

Henry Allen: oral history with Monty Neill

Boston, Mass. - From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Allen became involved with desegregation as part of the Parents' Association at the William Monroe Trotter School in 1973, and later the Parent Councils; activity in District 9, a hub of activism and politically-conscious parents.

D. Monty Neill Collection

1971 July 28

Zavala Ortiz, Miguel Angel, 1905-

Miguel Angel Zavala Ortiz oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Miguel A. Zavala Ortiz. Topics include his role in Perón’s first government; Perón’s polities and strategies of control, including populism, authoritarianism, censorship, benefits for the industrial class and negative policies towards the medium class and workers; the dynamics of Perón’s ouster; Frondizi’s government and the radicals’ position towards it; the mi... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 July 24

Uranga, Juan José

Juan José Uranga oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Juan José Uranga. Topics include his military career, his perception of Evita, his estrangement from Perón and participation in his ouster, mistrust between officers and tensions inside the army regarding the General Confederation of Labor of the Argentine Republic (CGT), conditions imposed by the “Jefe de la Revolución Libertadora,” Lonardi’s government, Ce... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983 Nov. 23 – 1983 Nov. 24

Laprida, Manuel

Manuel Laprida oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Manuel Laprida. Topics include the Azules and Colorados in 1962; Guido's government; Onganía's military and political career, his collaborators, and the origins of his presidential candidacy; interactions with the labor unions; the effects of SIDE; Illia's government and ouster, Plan de Ayuda Militar, Plan de Lucha; and the annulment of petroleum contracts. ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 Jan. 17

McLoughlin, Eduardo

Eduardo McLoughlin oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Brigadier Eduardo McLoughlin, covering the late 1950s and the 1960s. Topics include his career in the air force and in politics, focusing on his role as Minister during four periods: the Azules and Colorados struggles; Frondizi, Guido, and Onganía's rise to the presidency and subsequent falls; Lanusse's presidency; and Perón's return to Argentina. The interview was ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1961 – 1962

Barbat, Francisco

Francisco Barbat oral history with Robert A. Potash: notes and documents

Argentina - Robert Potash's notes for an interview conducted with Francisco Barbat and related correspondence. Primary topics addressed: "Logias" and their influence in Frondizi ouster; Rauch, Calderón and others; correspondence between Barbat and Greenwood about the media in the U.S and Iberoamerica; and intelligence documents about Fidel Castro, Frondizi and the Argentine democracy.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971

Zavala Ortiz, Miguel Angel, 1905-

Miguel Zavala Ortiz oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes and a transcript from an interview conducted with Dr. Miguel A. Zavala Ortiz. Topics include the dynamics of the ouster; Peronist strategies of control (populism, authoritarianism, censorship, benefits for the industrial class and negative policies towards the middle class and workers); Frondizi's government and the radicals' position towards it; and I... more

Robert A. Potash Papers