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1973 Aug. 23

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 events after 1951, Benjamín Menéndez, and Perón’s intentions. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on tape 1, at 00:24:42, before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1986 June 23

Costa Méndez, Nicanor, 1921-1992

Nicanor Costa Méndez oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Nicanor Costa Méndez covering the years 1955-1970. Topics include Onganía's influence, interests, and a possible parallel between him and Franco (Spain); Costa Méndez's relationship with members of the military and the government; and his perceptions of the factions inside the army such as liberals, Azules, and "cursillos." The interview was originally recorded o... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 July 10

Paladino, Jorge D.

Jorge D. Paladino oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Jorge Paladino. Topics include Paladino's views on politics; his work in the “Justicialismo,” and possible presidency; details of his relationship with Perón; Perón’s meetings with Rojas Sylveira; and López Rega’s influence on Perón and his last years. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:31:08 b... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1977 Mar. 23

López Aufranc, Alcides

Alcides López Aufranc oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Alcides López Aufranc. Topics include his military career and designations, his opinions about the army’s intervention in the state and the state’s intervention in the economy, the Azules political orientation, and Illia’s ouster. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:23:52 before continui... 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

1984 June 20

Alsogaray, Julio

Julio R. Alsogaray oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Lieutenant General Julio Alsogaray, former Army Commander in Chief. Topics include the ouster of President Arturo Illia, and the roles of Alsogaray and Angel Pascual Pistarini in the events of June 27, 1966; Alsogaray’s role and relationship with Juan Carlos Onganía; his military career; and Alejandro Lanusse. The interview was originally recorded on an ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 July 15

Castro Sánchez, Eduardo R. (Eduardo Rómulo), 1918-2007

Eduardo R. Castro Sánchez oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Brigadier General Eduardo Romulo Castro Sánchez, former Secretary of War to President Arturo Illia. Topics include the role of the Secretary of War, military intervention in politics, Arturo Frondizi, and Illia. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:30:32 before continuing.

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

1974 Nov. 21

Mather, Jean Paul

Jean Paul Mather: oral history with Robert J. McCartney Part 1

Denver (Colo.) - Oral history with Jean Paul Mather, former Provost (1953-1954) and then President (1954-1960) of UMass Amherst, a part of the presidentially-approved oral history project of 1974.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Sound Recordings

1975 Nov. 4

Ashley, Ruth Ballard

Ruth Ballard Ashley (New Salem and Wendell, Mass.) Oral history

Shutesbury, Mass. - "Talking about the old days, the Ballard family, New Salem people, the New Salem Academy, old fashioned foods;" also Ballard Tavern, sugaring off, brown bread, brewis, bread coffee, bubble and squeak. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection