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1989

Schettini, Eugenio

Eugenio Schettini oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and questions

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.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984

Krieger Vasena, Adelbert

Adelbert Krieger Vasena oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

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.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1986 – 1987

Costa Méndez, Nicanor, 1921-1992

Nicanor Costa Méndez oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and questions

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

Robert A. Potash Papers

1986

Díaz Colodrero, Mario

Mario Díaz Colodrero oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

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."

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

1990

Klappenbach, Jorge

Jorge Klappenbach oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and transcript

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.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1982

Gancedo, Julio César

Julio César Gancedo oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcripts and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions for an interview conducted with Julio Gancedo. Topics questions address: Guido period, Illia Period, and Onganía government.

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

1983

Premoli, Luis M.

Luis Premoli oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and notes

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

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984

Von Stecher, Jorge

Jorge Von Stecher oral history with Robert A. Potash: transcript and questions

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.

Robert A. Potash Papers