Inventory to the Lorelei D. Ritchie Interviews

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Title: Lorelei D. Ritchie Interviews
Date (inclusive): 1992
Collection Number: 93045
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In Spanish and English
Physical Description: 9 phonotape cassettes (1.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Interviews with Panamanian politicians, journalists, businessmen, and university officials, relating to political, economic and human rights conditions in Panama
Creator: Ritchie, Lorelei D.


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Acquisition Information

Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1993.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lorelei D. Ritchie Interviews, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

General note

Brief Description of Interviewees
for collection of tapes catalogued
in the Panama collection of the Hoover archives.
Interviewer: Lorelei D. Ritchie
All interviews conducted in Panama City.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Civil rights -- Panama
Panama -- Politics and government -- 1981-
Panama -- Economic conditions -- 1979-



tape Tape 1

Nicolás Ardito Barletta. Director General and Chairman of the Board of the International Center for Economic Growth (ICEG). President of Panma Vicepresident Latin America and Caribbean region World Bank Governor for Panama at World Bank Board of Directors for Tower Bank. Founder and first chairperson for the Board of Directors of Banco Latinoamericano. December 17, 1992. 1984 to 1985. 1978-1984. 1978.

Interview in English.
tape Tape 2

Guillermo Sánchez Borbón. Leading Noriega-opposition writer. Newspaper editor for the independent La Prensa of Panama City. December 21, 1992.

Interview in Spanish.
tape Tape 3

Guillermo Chapman. Founder and Director of business consulting group INDESA of Panama City. December 15, 1992.

Interview in Spanish.
tape Tape 4

Tomás Herrera. Lawyer in Panama City. Leading lawyer of the Civic Crusade, an association of civic groups and professionals formed in in protest of the Noriega regime. December 22, 1992. June 1987

Interview in English.
tape Tape 5

Stanley Muschett. Rector of Universidad Santa Maria la Antigua of Panama City since Chair of the Church Commission on Justice and Peace, which overviews human rights, since creation in December 18, 1992. June of 1990. 1991.

Interview in English.
tape Tape 6

Herasto Reyes.Newspaper editor at independent La Prensa. December 18, 1992.

Interview in Spanish.
tape Tape 7

Mario Rogñoni. Senator and Financial Secretary of the Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD), the official party of the dictatorship formed in Prominant spokesperson and media correspondant for the Noriega regime. Minister of Commerce for Noriega December 16, 1992. 1978. 1988-1989.

Interview mostly in Spanish.
tape Tape 8

Eduardo Vallarino. Ambassador to the United States Ambassador to the United Nations Member of PDC (Christian Democrat Party). December 17, 1992. February to April 1991. December 20, 1989 to February 1991.

Interview in English.
tape Tape 9

Carlos Zuñiga.Rector of the Universidad de Panamá. December 17, 1992.

Interview in Spanish.