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1985 Aug. 15

López Aufranc, Alcides

Alcides López Aufranc oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Alcides López Aufranc. Topics include Onganía’s takeover and fall, and the return to democracy and diverse political ideologies. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:47:00 before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1989 Apr. 10

Schettini, Eugenio

Eugenio Schettini oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Colonel Eugenio Schetinni. Topics include his relationship with general Onganía and the men involved in his government; and Schetinni's own work, anecdotes, stories and resignation as the Mayor of Buenos Aires. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:46:41 before continuing.

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

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

1990 June 27

Roth, Roberto

Roberto Roth oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Roberto Roth. Topics include his relationships with Onganía and Perón. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:47:03 before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 July 5

Krieger Vasena, Adelbert

Adelbert Krieger Vasena oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Adelbert Krieger Vasena, covering the late 1950s and 1960s. Topics include government transitions during that period, Onganía's presidency and ouster, and Krieger’s role as Ministry of Economy. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at transition points, at 00:31:11 on tape 1 and at 00:31:10 on tape 2, before continuing... more

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

1987 Apr. 9

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." 14. Interview between Robert Potash an... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

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

1983 Nov. 30

Pomar, Juan

Juan Pomar oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Juan Pomar. Topics include Illia's government and its relationship with the armed forces; “el documento del compromiso de honor de mantener el gobierno;” Generals Abalos, Lanusse, and Onganía; “la Revolución del 6 de Septiembre;” two conflicting mentalities within Illia's government; and Dr. Lavalle. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and... more

Robert A. Potash Papers