Zavala Ortiz, Miguel Angel, 1905-
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
1971 July 12 – 1986 Aug. 12
Argentina - Contains two interviews with Dr. Oscar Puiggerós, one from 1971 and the other from 1986, as well as handwritten questions from before the interviews and a short handwritten summary written by Potash. The first interview discusses Puiggerós' membership in Frondizi's last cabinet, the relationship between Aramburu and Frondizi, discussions regarding appointments, the transition between Frondizi and... more
1976 – 1989
Arredondo, Roberto J. M.
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes and transcript of an interview with General Roberto Arredondo and letters including one from Arredondo to General Don Eduardo Castro Sánchez. The interview with Arredondo covers his opinions on the groups that went against Illia's government as well as his political viewpoints. Correspondence between Potash and Arredondo discusses the trials and subsequent sentencing of ... more
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and transcripts for interviews conducted with Rosendo Fraga. Primary topics addressed: his military career, his participation in conspiracies against Perón's and Frondizi's governments, and his role as War Secretary and his resignation, and the events of 1962.
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and a transcript from an interview with Brigadier Eduardo McLoughlin. Topics include his career in the military (aviation) and the political arena 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 ret... more
1971 – 1984
Castro Sánchez, Eduardo R. (Eduardo Rómulo), 1918-2007
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes and transcript for an interview conducted with Eduardo Castro Sánchez. Primary topics addressed : his political position and role in the "1966 revolution", his role as Secretary of War, Illia's and Onganía's ousters (1970), the military intervention in the politics, and a speech at West Point and the U.S. position towards the situation.
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript from an interview with Navy Captain Eduardo Lockhart. Topics include his role as chief of the "Casa Militar", his relationship with Frondizi and role in his ouster, the participation of the Navy in the politics, Kolungia's "cleanse", Guido's rise to the Presidency and his fall.
1970 – 1983
Argentina - Robert Potash's list of interview topics and questions for the interviews, and transcript of an interview with General Manuel Laprida. In the notes from the May 1970 interviews, Laprida discusses the formation of the Azules, the events of September 1962 and the subsequent retirements, the Illia Regime, the resignation of Avalos, the initiative that led to June 1966, the West Point Speech, Frente, the... more
Villareal, José Rogelio
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview conducted with José Rogelio Villareal. Topics include his designations; Illia, Onganía, and Levingston; the GAN (Great National Agreement); and elections: Lanusse's possible candidacy for President, the radicals' possibilities to win and the Peronism victory.
Pérez Guilhou, Dardo
Argentina - Robert Potash's transcript of an interview with Dr. Dardo Pérez Guilhou. Topics include his career as Education Secretariat; the "Cordobazo"; Lanusse, Levingston and Onganía and the way they addressed Perón while serving as president; education and university issues; and Onganía's government and personality.