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1973 Aug. 23

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse and Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante interview with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Part 1 of 2) Interview with General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse with the participation of General Tomás Sánchez Bustamante. Lanusse discusses his enlistment and advancement in the military, covering his activities in Campo de los Andes Army Base, "Regimiento Granaderos" (Granaderos' Regiment), "Escuela de Caballería" (Cavalry School), "Escuela de Guerra" (War School) and his promotion courses. H... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 Aug. 23 – 1973 Aug. 24

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse and Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante interview with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - (Part 2 of 2) Lanusse describes his participation in the military overthrowing of Arturo Illia on June 28, 1969. He discusses the presidential periods of Onganía and Levingston and defenestration. In the case of Onganía, he recollects the ex-president assumed power with unconditional support of the military, however, he excluded them from government issues and was overthrown. Levingston was in power f... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 Aug. 24

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse and Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Part 2 of 2) Interview between Robert Potash and General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse with the participation of General Tomás Sánchez Bustamante. Topics include Lanusse’s participation in the military overthrow of Arturo Illia on June 28, 1966, and the presidential periods and ousters of Onganía and Levingston. In the case of Onganía, Lanusse comments that the ex-president assumed power with unconditiona... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 Aug. 23

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse and Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Part 1 of 2) Interview between Robert Potash and General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse with the participation of General Tomás Sánchez Bustamante. Topics include Lanusse’s enlistment and advancement in the military, covering his activities in Campo de los Andes Army Base, "Regimiento Granaderos" (Granaderos' Regiment), "Escuela de Caballería" (Cavalry School), "Escuela de Guerra" (War School) and his prom... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983 Dec. 15

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse interview with Robert A. Potash

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Interview focuses on details of events happening between 1963 and 1973, including the presidency of Illia and the 1966 coup carried out against him. Among the participants or supporters of the coup were Onganía, Pistarini, López Aufranc, and Julio Alsogaray; those who opposed it were officers such as Castro Sanchez and Laprida. Other topics: the Cordobazo, the kidnapping and murder of Aramburu, th... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1987 Apr. 1

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse interview with Robert A. Potash

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Notes from a conversation between Potash and Lanusse focusing on the time period 1963-1973, in particular appointments for public positions, elections, tensions between army and government members, Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, the "azules and the colorados," the return to democracy, and Lanusse's opinion about the Radicals, Peronism and the "Fiscalia Nacional de Investigaciones Administrativas."

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 June 5

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse interview with Robert A. Potash

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Notes from a conversation between Potash and Lanusse focusing on the time period 1962-1973, in particular presidential candidates, Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, and the return to democracy in Argentine in 1983 with the election of Raul Alfonsin.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1991 Nov. 20

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse interview with Robert A. Potash

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Topics include Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, in particular the relationship between Perón and Aramburu's case, Viborazo, and political contacts. Also discussed: the Great National Agreement (GAN), its origins, challenges and possibilities of success; possibility of Perón returning to Argentina; Lanusse's comment on a book by Eugenio Mendez that predicted that the army would fail to implement... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1991 Nov. 20

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse. Topics include Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, in particular the relationship between Perón and Aramburu's case; Viborazo; and political contacts. Also discussed are the “Gran Acuerdo Nacional” (Great National Agreement), including its origins, challenges, and possibilities of success; the possibility of Perón returning to Argentina; L... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983 Dec. 15

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse, covering details of events happening between 1963 and 1973, including the presidency of Illia and the 1966 coup carried out against him. Among the participants or supporters of the coup were Onganía, Pistarini, López Aufranc, and Julio Alsogaray; those who opposed it were officers such as Castro Sanchez and Laprida. Other topics in... more

Robert A. Potash Papers