Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and transcript from an interview with Navy Captain Eduardo Lockhart. Topics include his role as chief of the "Casa Militar", his relationship with Frondizi and role in his ouster, the participation of the Navy in the politics, Kolungia's "cleanse", Guido's rise to the Presidency and his fall.
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.
Taccone, Juan José
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview with Juan Taccone. Topics include his political affinities, Guido, Illia, the workers movement and the military repression.
Milia, Fernando A.
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview with Admiral Fernando Milia. Topics include his career, his connections to Illia and Guido, the influence of Freemasonry in Argentina, April 1963, the Cuban missile crisis and the "violetas." Refers to people such as Cayo Alsina, Wehbe, Martínez de Hoz and Rauch. Focuses on his view of the "azules" and "colorados" participati... more
1970 – 1983
Argentina - Robert Potash's list of interview topics and questions for the interviews, and transcript of an interview with General Manuel Laprida. In the notes from the May 1970 interviews, Laprida discusses the formation of the Azules, the events of September 1962 and the subsequent retirements, the Illia Regime, the resignation of Avalos, the initiative that led to June 1966, the West Point Speech, Frente, the... more
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.
Toranzo Montero, Federico
Argentina - Robert Potash's notes and a transcript from an interview with General Federico Guillermo Toranzo Montero. Topics include his perceptions about politics, the 1955 movement, his time in prison, his son's detention, Aramburu-Frondizi transition, events in 1962, Guido's resignation, the azules and colorados.
Tercera del Franco, Rodolfo
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview with Rodolfo Tercera del Franco. Covers Guido and Illia periods and the military government from 1966 to 1973. Topics include government dynamics and power transitions; electoral strategies, return to democracy and Cámpora's candidacy; violence, terrorism and military response.
1970 – 1984
Rojas Silveyra, Jorge
Argentina - Robert Potash's questions, notes and a transcript from an interview with Brigadier Jorge Rojas Silveyra. Topics include his political and military career, Frondizi and Guido's government, his appointment as Argentine Ambassador in Spain, relationship with Perón, the devolution of Eva Perón's corpse, and the elections to return to democracy.
Villegas, Osiris G. (Osiris Guillermo)
Argentina - Rober Potash's questions and a transcript from an interview conducted with General Osiris Villegas. Topics include his appointment as Interior Ministry; Peronism during the 1962-1963 elections; Guido, Illia and Onganía's government; and Lanusse's intentions of becoming president.