Fuller, Virginia Van Husen
Connecticut - From a series of interviews conducted for the Linguistic Atlas of New England to document New England dialects. Speakers include Virginia Van Husen Fuller (born in New Haven, LANE informant 8.1) discussing making donuts and crullers, memories of the Civil War, losing her beau after wounding at Chancellorsville and dying at Aquia Creek; purchasing baskets from Indian 'S... more
1940 – 1962
Molinari, Diego Luis, 1889-1966
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes from two interviews with Dr. Diego Luis Molinari and a pamphlet from the Radical Party establishing principles of a new Argentine foundation. Topics include the social, political, cultural and economic state's reorganization; revolutions, uprisings and coups and key figures between 1930 and 1945; Molinari's perceptions on Perón, and the "Ahora" movem... more
1946 – 1962
Repetto, Nicolás, 1871-1965
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes from an interview with Dr. Nicolás Repetto and some of his writings covering the 1930s and 1940s. Topics included Yrigoyen, Uriburú, De la Torre, politics, oil, fascism and socialism, free speech and an analysis of dictatorships.
1947 – 1962
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes for an interview conducted with Aurelio Hernandez. Primary topics addressed: meetings, discussions, agreements between the governments, such as Yrigoyen or Castillo; the unions such as the CGT or the trade unions and political parties such as the Socialist; Hernandez's career and his role in these events.
1951 – 1970
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes, and a transcript from an interview with General Benjamín Menéndez. Topics include Perón's ouster, Frondizi's and Guido's governments, and general discussions about politics and the army. Counts on the active participation of Col. Rómulo Menéndez.
1955 – 1990
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes on an interview conducted with Raúl Alfonsín, Alfonsín's report on human rights, and several photographs. Primary topics addressed: Menem's government and his cabinet; problems with dictatorships; and achievements and challenges of the democratic regime. The photographs depict government meetings and events during the 1950s, such as Aramburu assuming the post of president... more
1957 – 1962
Argentina - Transcripts and documents; primary topics addressed: "Qué" magazine, the political parties, Frondizi's government and his economical and labor ideas, the 1962 elections, and the Illia government.
1961 – 1962
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes for an interview conducted with Francisco Barbat and related correspondence. Primary topics addressed: "Logias" and their influence in Frondizi ouster; Rauch, Calderón and others; correspondence between Barbat and Greenwood about the media in the U.S and Iberoamerica; and intelligence documents about Fidel Castro, Frondizi and the Argentine democracy.
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes for a short interview conducted with Dardo Cuneo. Primary topics addressed: the socio-economic level of members of the military and students,and the differences between the navy and the army.
1962 – 1971
Apicella, Mayor Horacio
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and notes on an interview conducted with Mayor Horacio Apicella about the period 1946-1955, in particular about Perón. Also includes a speech by Apicella covering topics such as his position on democracy, the economy, and the army.