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1973 Aug. 16

Alsogaray, Julio

Julio R. Alsogaray oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Julio Alsogaray, former Army Commander in Chief. Topics include the 1943 Argentine coup d'état that put Perón in power, the Azules and Colorados, his career from the early 1950s to early 1960s, Illia's victory and the takeover that put Onganía in power. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at transition points, on... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 – 1984

Alsogaray, Julio

Julio R. Alsogaray oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and transcripts of two interviews conducted with Julio Alsogaray. Also includes a copy of Ayuda Memoria and a copy of Alsogaray's letter of resignation from the position of Comandante en Jefe del Ejército. Topics covered during the first interview: the 1943 Argentine coup d'état that put Perón in power and the years following. He also discusses Azules and Co... 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

1983 Nov. 16

Arredondo, Roberto J. M.

Roberto Arrendondo oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Roberto Arredondo. Topics include Arrendondo’s views on politics and military intervention in politics; and Illia's election, attitude as President, and the various groups and individuals, such as the media and Onganía, involved with Illia’s ouster. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at transition points, at 00:... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1990

Borda, Guillermo A.

Guillermo Borda oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash’s questions and notes for an interview conducted with Dr. Guillermo Borda. Primary topics addressed: Onganía's government and Borda's relationship with Onganía.

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

1977

Caro, Carlos Augusto

Carlos Caro oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes for an interview conducted with General Carlos Caro. Primary topics addressed: the "destinos" in 1955; Frondizi's ouster; the "azules and colorados"; 1962 changes; Perón and Illia; Onganía and a possible military government.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1990 June 27

Castex, Mariano N.

Mariano Castex oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Mariano Castex, former scientific and general adviser to the General Secretariat of the Presidency for Juan Carlos Onganía. Topics include his career in politics, science, research, and as a former Jesuit; his political and religious views; and Onganía’s government, budget, methods of operation and decision making, and eventual oust. The interview was origin... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1983 Dec. 16

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 his political position and role in the "1966 revolution," Illia's and Onganía's ousters, Onganía's human resource management, General Carlos Caro, the role of the military in politics, and a speech at West Point and the U.S. position towards the situati... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 – 1984

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

Eduardo R. Castro Sánchez oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

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.

Robert A. Potash Papers