Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview with Colonel Eugenio Schetinni. Topics include his relationship with General Onganía and the men involved in his government; his work, anecdotes, stories and resignation as Mayor of Buenos Aires.
Krieger Vasena, Adelbert
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and a transcript from an interview with Dr. Adelbert Krieger Vasena, covering the late 1950s and 1960s. Topics include government transitions during that period, Onganía's presidency and ouster, and his role as Ministry of Economy.
1986 – 1987
Costa Méndez, Nicanor, 1921-1992
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript for two interviews conducted with Nicanor Costa Méndez covering the years 1955-1970. Primary topics addressed: 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, "a... more
Díaz Colodrero, Mario
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript of an interview conducted with Mario Díaz Colodrero. Primary topics addressed: Onganía's participation in the "azules y colorados episodes" from the conspiracy for Illia's ouster to his own fall; Díaz Colodrero's duties and purposes when he was in charge of the "Secretaria de Estado de Gobierno"; and the "cursillos."
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 a transcript from an interview with Dr. Jorge Klappenbach covering the late 1960s. Topics include his connection with Onganía's government and Alejandro Lanusse's role in the movement to oust him.
Gancedo, Julio César
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions for an interview conducted with Julio Gancedo. Topics questions address: Guido period, Illia Period, and Onganía government.
1973 – 1984
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
Premoli, Luis M.
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes and a transcript from an interview with Colonel Luis Premoli covering events from the 1940s to early 1970s. Topics include Premoli's designations in the early 1960s, the "Escuela de las Américas'”, Illia's ouster, the unions, a comparison between the United States and Argentina, Onganía's ouster, and Lanusse's personality and actions. Include input from... more
Von Stecher, Jorge
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview conducted with General Jorge Von Stecher. Topics include his reaction towards subversion; the azules and colorados dynamics and representatives; army's organization; Onganía's government and the transition to Lanusse's presidency.