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Reminiscences of Raúl Margueirat, 1972

Creator: Margueirat, Raúl
Project: Argentina project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :transcript: 103 pages
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Government official

Scope and Contents

Close support of Juan Peron from 1943; eyewitness account of Peron's coming to power in 1945; appointment as chief of protocol and ambassador; vignettes of supporters and major figures, many anecdotes and personal observations; circumstances of Juan Duarte's suicide; Eva Peron: trip to Europe, Foundation, political emergence, influence, illness and death; relations with United States; meetings with Dwight Eisenhower in United States, Milton Eisenhower's visit to Buenos Aires; events of 1955


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