1977 – 1984
Imaz, Francisco A.
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and Imaz's typed responses. Primary topics addressed: his participation in Argentine politics and his relationship with Perón.
1984 July 5
Krieger Vasena, Adelbert
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
1986 June 23
Costa Méndez, Nicanor, 1921-1992
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
1973 July 27
Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Pedro Castiñeiras. Topics include the role of the army in Argentine political and economic life, finance and international loans, the metal industry, and the changes in the government and the economy during Perón's presidency. The interview was originally recorded on two audiocassettes, and it cuts abruptly at a transition point on tape 1, at 00:31:15.
Frondizi, Arturo, 1980-1995
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes for an interview conducted with Dr. Arturo Frondizi. Primary topics addressed: Perón, Frondizi's role as opposition leader, the 1955 uprising, and his presidency.
1970 – 1977
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and transcript of an interview conducted with General José Embrioni. Primary topics addressed: influence of the army on the government during the 1930s-1960s, Perón's government and ouster, and the oil and coal industry.
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes from a conversation with Dr. Roberto Roth. Topics include his relationship with Onganía and Perón.
Sammartino, Ernesto Enrique, 1902-
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes from an interview with Dr. Ernesto Sammartino. Topics included Arturo Rawson, Perón, the radicals, and his own participation in political and military events.
Videla Bazaguer, Dalmiro
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes and transcript from an interview conducted with General Dalmiro Videla Balaguer. Topics include his familial heritage, his military career, his personality; his thoughts on Perón, their friendship and the 1955 revolution; the dynamics of the Argentine army and the promotions; politics influence in the army; oil and other businesses.
1970 Apr. 8
Argentina - Interview between Robert Potash and General Benjamín Rattenbach. Topics include Perón's rise to power and the movement to oust him, military intervention in politics, the 1955 movement, the Argentine Revolution precedents, the Azules and Colorados, the Azules and labor unions, and Rattenbach's book about Argentine politics. The interview was originally recorded on an audiocassette, and it cuts abruptl... more