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1985 Aug. 13

Colombo, Romulo E.

Romulo E. Colombo oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Colonel Romulo Colombo covering the years 1960-1979. Primary topics addressed: his military career, his work after retirement, the army factions the Azules and Colorados, the military unions and political parties' participation in the government, Alejandro Lanusse. and the "Gran Acuerdo Nacional." The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it c... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1984 June 11

Paz, Eduardo

Eduardo Paz oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and Dr. Eduardo Paz. Topics include Frondizi's fall; the return to democracy; Lanusse's passing the presidency to Cámpora; and political and economic matters, such as López Rega's influence in these events, debt and inflation. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point at 00:31:10 before continuing.

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

1987 Apr. 1

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse interview with Robert A. Potash

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Notes from a conversation between Potash and Lanusse focusing on the time period 1963-1973, in particular appointments for public positions, elections, tensions between army and government members, Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, the "azules and the colorados," the return to democracy, and Lanusse's opinion about the Radicals, Peronism and the "Fiscalia Nacional de Investigaciones Administrativas."

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

1973 Aug. 24

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse and Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Part 2 of 2) Interview between Robert Potash and General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse with the participation of General Tomás Sánchez Bustamante. Topics include Lanusse’s participation in the military overthrow of Arturo Illia on June 28, 1966, and the presidential periods and ousters of Onganía and Levingston. In the case of Onganía, Lanusse comments that the ex-president assumed power with unconditiona... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1991

Morello, Augusto

Augusto Morello oral history with Robert A. Potash: questions and notes

Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes from an interview with Dr. Augusto M. Morello and Rodríguez Galan. Topics include Mor Roig's role as Domestic Affairs Minister (Ministro del Interior) for whom Morello was "Subsecretario de Asuntos Institucionales"; his political views on the nation's foundation and the constitution; Lanusse's presidency, and Perón's return.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1991 Nov. 19

Viviani Rossi, Miguel

Miguel Viviani Rossi oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Miguel Viviani Rossi. Topics include his career in Artillery and the army, and his roles in Lanusse’s and Onganía’s governments. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on tape 1, at 00:46:21, before continuing.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1991 Nov. 20

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse oral history with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse. Topics include Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, in particular the relationship between Perón and Aramburu's case; Viborazo; and political contacts. Also discussed are the “Gran Acuerdo Nacional” (Great National Agreement), including its origins, challenges, and possibilities of success; the possibility of Perón returning to Argentina; L... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1973 Aug. 23

Lanusse, Alejandro A. (Alejandro Agustín), 1918-1996

Alejandro A. Lanusse and Tomás Sánchez de Bustamante interview with Robert A. Potash

Argentina - Part 1 of 2) Interview with General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse with the participation of General Tomás Sánchez Bustamante. Lanusse discusses his enlistment and advancement in the military, covering his activities in Campo de los Andes Army Base, "Regimiento Granaderos" (Granaderos' Regiment), "Escuela de Caballería" (Cavalry School), "Escuela de Guerra" (War School) and his promotion courses. H... more

Robert A. Potash Papers