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Date: 
Nov 19, 1972 - Dec 20, 1972
Location: 
White House Telephone
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-1NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-1 Date: Unknown between November 19, 1972 and November 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:59 am and 7:37 pm, November 29 Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 34-145 Date: Unknown between November 19, 1972 and November 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:59 am, November 19 and 7:37 pm, November 29 Location: White House Telephone The President attempted to place a call with the White House operator. [Aborted telephone call]
Conversation No. 34-2 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:37 pm and 7:49 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President’s schedule -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon’s schedule -Rose Parade -Florida trip -Inaugural address -Christmas
-2NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-2 (cont’d)
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The President’s schedule -Instruction for Haldeman -California people -Florida -Vietnam negotiations Mrs. Nixon’s schedule Appointments -Robert J. Dole -Evelle J. Younger -Conversation with Haldeman -John N. Mitchell -Executive Committee -Tone -Forthcoming meeting with the President -Timing -George H.W. Bush meeting -Tone -Bush meeting -Mitchell -Conversation with Haldeman -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Conversation with Haldeman -Younger -Otis Chandler -Oil [Stock scandal] -[Louis] Patrick Gray, III
-3NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-2 (cont’d) -Richard B. Ogilvie -Haldeman’s view -Experience honesty, loyalty -Cook County Sheriff -County executive -Illinois governor -Recent election defeat -John D. Ehrlichman -Forthcoming conversation about Charles H. Percy -Younger -Chandler -Opportunism -Ogilvie -Haldeman’s Forthcoming conversation with Charles McWhorter -Honesty -Percy -Peter J. Brennan as Labor Secretary announcement, November 29, 1972 -Jacob K. Javits -Press coverage -Ronald L. Ziegler -Charles W. Colson -Hardhats -Oval office meetings -Media coverage -Frederic V. Malek -General Services Administration [GSA] -Conversation with Haldeman -Nixon Foundation Henry A. Kissinger -Haldeman's talk with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Alleged paranoia -Oriana Fallaci Interview, November 2 and 4, 1972 -Kissinger’s recent conversation with the President -Haig’s call to Dr. [First name unknown] Weber [sp?] -Vietnam negotiations
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-4NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-2 (cont’d) [Privacy] [Duration: 4s
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-Possible vacation -Acapulco -Puerto Rico -Haig’s concern The President’s memorandum -Florida trip Colson -Ehrlichman The President’s schedule -Haldeman
Conversation No. 34-3 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:49 pm and 7:53 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
Conversation No. 34-4 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:49 pm and 7:53 pm Location: White House Telephone
-5NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-4 (cont’d)
The President talked with the White House operator. Requested call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Call-back instruction
Conversation No. 34-5 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: 7:53 pm - 7:55 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. The President’s schedule -Meeting attendance -Gen. Robert E. Cushman, Jr. -Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -Recent meeting [with Nguyen Phu Duc and Tran Kim Phuong] Vietnam negotiations -South Vietnamese stance -US stance -Firmness -January 3, 1973 deadline -US stance -Henry A. Kissinger -Haig’s role in Paris -The President's meeting with South Vietnamese leaders -Upcoming meeting
Conversation No. 34-6 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: 7:57 pm
-6NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-6 (cont’d) Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 34-146 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: 7:57 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. Requested call to Charles W. Colson -Colson’s location -Call-back instruction
Conversation No. 34-7 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:57 pm and 7:58 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with White House operator. Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 34-8 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: Between 7:58 pm - 7:59 pm Location: White House Telephone
-7NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-8 (cont’d) The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon schedule -[Rose Parade] -Florida -The President’s schedule -Herbert G. Klein -Invitation
Conversation No. 34-9 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: 8:12 pm - 8:20 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. Peter J. Brennan as Labor Secretary announcement -Reaction -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Frederic V. Malek -William E. Timmons -Congress -Telephone calls to Colson -Labor, Democrats -Mickey Gardner -Political effect -Television [TV] appearance -Effectiveness -Colson’s call to Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin -Network coverage -Reaction to anti-black accusation -Reaction -David Brinkley -National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] -[Building and Construction Trades Councils] attacks on students -Cambodia incursion -[Arnold] Eric Sevareid
-8NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-9 (cont’d) -Media -Middle America -Calls to Colson -TV appearance -Reaction -Wire copy Labor Department -Brennan’s forthcoming duties -Bureaucracy -Colson’s recent conversation with Brennan -Bureau of Labor Statistics [BLS] -Geoffrey H. Moore -George P. Shultz -Conversation with Colson -Pierre Rinfret -W. Allen Wallace, University of Rochester George D. Webster -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -John D. Ehrlichman interview -Colson’s forthcoming efforts -Interest in position -Salary -Erwin Griswold correspondence -Ehrlichman -Conversation with the President -Richard G. Kleindienst -Griswold -Harvard University -Robert H. Bork Brennan -Signal to constituency -Effect -The President’s comments -Quotes -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] -Labor -Hardhats
-9NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-9 (cont’d) -Irish Catholics -Reaction -George Meany -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Paul Hall -Statements Colson, Ehrlichman -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -The President’s schedule 1972 election -The President’s victory margin -Absentee ballots -Votes status -Communications with secretaries of state -Clerks -Illinois -Colson’s interest Patrick J. Buchanan article Articles Appointments -Network reaction -The President’s statements -Brennan -Tone The President’s Schedule -Florida
Conversation No. 34-10 Date: Unknown between November 29, 1972 and December 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:20 pm, November 29, 1972 and 7:51 pm, December 4, 1972 Location: White House Telephone
-10NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-10 (cont’d)
The President talked with White House operator. Request for a call to Col. Richard T. Kennedy
Conversation No. 34-11 Date: December 4, 1972 Time: 7:51 pm - 8:02 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Col. Richard T. Kennedy. Vietnam negotiations -Report from Paris -Length -Tone -Henry A. Kissinger’s view -Possible break off -North Vietnamese -Possible strategy -US difficulty with Saigon, domestic front -October 8, 1972 -US stance on political issues -“Administrative structure” [of National Council of National Reconciliation and Concord], [NCRC] -Vietnamese translation -North Vietnamese legal right to intervention in South Vietnam -North Vietnam’s possible dropping of requests concerning civilian prisoners and US civilian personnel in South Vietnam -South Vietnam -Domestic front -NCRC -Structure [governmental compared to administrative] -Possible US claim -Translation -US stance on military issues -Attempt by North Vietnam to ratify presence in South Vietnam
-11NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-11 (cont’d) -Possible Response -Message -US stance -Possible break off -Saigon -Domestic -Nguyen Van Thieu -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Conversation with Kennedy -Kissinger’s conversation with People’s Republic of China [PRC] ambassador in Paris -Possible break off -Explanation for record -North Vietnam intransigence compared to US insistence on changes -Kissinger’s view -Presidential statement -Presidential statement -The President’s view -Previous statements on November 3, 1969, Cambodia, May 8, 1972 -Changes -US bombing -Television [TV] -Continuation -Narrowing proposals -Message to Kissinger -TV statement on US bombing -Resumption -Timing -Possible break off -North Vietnam deceit -TV statement -Domestic front -Press -Bombing -Report from Paris
-12NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-12 Date: December 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:02 pm and 8:03 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 34-13 Date: December 4, 1972 Time: 8:03 pm - 8:16 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Vietnam negotiations -The President’s recent conversation with Col. Richard T. Kennedy -North Vietnam stance -Possible break off of talks -Henry A. Kissinger’s view -Possible break off -Possible television [TV] statement by the President -The President’s view -Possible failure -Alternative -Kissinger’s return -Kissinger’s view -Timing -US bombing -The President’s view -Press relations -Timing -Kissinger’s return -Bombing -Newness of tactics
-13NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-13 (cont’d) -Public relations [PR] -Hopes -Kissinger’s view -Haldeman’s view -Newness of tactics -Alternative -Kissinger’s return -The President’s view -PR -Continuation of bombing -Kissinger’s possible statement upon return -Kissinger’s recent public statement -North Vietnam’s recent public statements -The President’s recent conversation with Kennedy -Instruction for Kissinger -US stance -Hard-line -Nguyen Van Thieu -Domestic front -Coalition government Poll -Timing Vietnam negotiations -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -View -PR -Repeating past successes -Kissinger and Haig -Cambodia, November 3, 1969, May 8, 1972 -Resumption -Timing -Mood of meetings -Kissinger’s December 3, 1972 message The President’s schedule -John B. Connally, George P. Shultz, Helene (Colesie) Drown An unknown person entered at an unknown time between 8:03 pm and 8:16 pm.
-14NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-14 Date: December 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:16 pm and 8:23 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Col. Richard T. Kennedy
Conversation No. 34-15 Date: December 4, 1972 Time: 8:23 pm - 8:32 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Col. Richard T. Kennedy. Vietnam negotiations -Message to Henry A. Kissinger -Instructions -Option Two -Break off of talks -North Vietnamese responsibility -Explanation for record -Political issues -Reneging on meaning of agreement -Translation problem -Military issues -North Vietnamese forces in South Vietnam -Possible television [TV] statement by the President -Alternative -Kissinger’s return -US bombing -The President’s view
-15NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-15 (cont’d) -Possible conversation with Kissinger -North Vietnamese publicity -Briefings by Kissinger -Blame on North Vietnam -Recent call from Kissinger -Meeting -Timing -Soviet Union, People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Message to Kissinger -Negotiations -The President’s possible actions -B-52s -Hanoi-Haiphong complex -Timing -Continuation -Appearance -Bombing -Break off -Kissinger’s return -North Vietnamese publicity -Briefing by Kissinger -Possible TV statement by the President -Compared to the President’s Cambodia and May 8, 1972 statements -Public hope for success -Bombing -Recreations -Soviet Union -PRC -Domestic front -Saigon
Conversation No. 34-16 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 7:57 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
-16NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-16 (cont’d)
[See Conversation No. 387-1] Request for a meeting with Col. Richard T. Kennedy -Executive Office Building [EOB]
Conversation No. 34-17 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:10 am and 8:26 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 387-4A] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 34-18 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 8:26 am – 8:27 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 387-4B] Colson’s location Vietnam negotiations -The President’s conversation with Col Richard T. Kennedy -Louis P. Harris poll, December 4, 1972 -Settlement agreement -Request for a meeting with Colson
-17NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-19 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 8:56 am – 8:59 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Col. Richard T. Kennedy. [See Conversation No. 387-4C] Vietnam negotiations -Call from Henry A. Kissinger -Paris meeting -Timing -Kissinger’s possible return -Impression -US bombing of North Vietnam -Timing -Cable to Kissinger -Cable from Kissinger -Settlement agreement -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Possible briefing by Kennedy -Comment by Agnew -Stalemate -Postponement -Kissinger -Agnew’s trip -Timing
Conversation No. 34-20 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 9:44 am - 9:45 am Location: White House Telephone
-18NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-20 (cont’d) Tricia Nixon Cox talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 387-4D] Jeanne W. [?] Davis view of travel plans in Europe -Use of military aircraft -Terrorism -Hijacking -The President's approval -Schedule -Commercial aircraft -Soviet Union
Conversation No. 34-21 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 10:13 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 387-5] Request for a call to Stephen B. Bull
Conversation No. 34-147 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 1:09 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 387-8] Request for a call to Stephen B. Bull
-19NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-22 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 1:09 pm - 1:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See Conversation No. 387-9] Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon’s schedule -Lucy A. Winchester -Winchester’s recent conference with President
Conversation No. 34-23 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:00 pm and 2:56 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 386-1A] Request for a call to Stephen B. Bull
Conversation No. 34-24 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 2:56 pm - 2:57 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked to Stephen B. Bull.
-20NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-24 (cont’d)
[See Conversation No. 386-1B] The President’s schedule -Forthcoming reception [for California administration officials] -Timing Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon’s schedule -Lucy A. Winchester -Forthcoming meeting -Bull’s role
Conversation No. 34-25 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 2:58 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 386-1C] Request for a meeting with Ronald L. Ziegler -Executive Office Building [EOB]
Conversation No. 34-148 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: Unknown between 6:30 pm and 6:43 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 386-4B] Request for a call [to Tricia Nixon Cox]
-21NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-26 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 6:43 pm - 6:44 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. The President’s schedule -John B. Connally -Blair House -Camp David
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Edward R. F. Cox -Bar exam [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Tricia Nixon Cox’s trip -Message to Embassies
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] The President’s schedule -Camp David -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Helene (Cloesie) Drown -Julie Nixon Eisenhower
-22NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-26 (cont’d) [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Conversation No. 34-27 Date: December 10, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:50 am and 9:55 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 384-2] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 34-28 Date: December 10, 1972 Time: 9:55 am - 10:02 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. -Colson’s schedule -Trip to Princeton University
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] -Election of Robert S. Strauss -Implications -John B. Connally -Future plans -Support for Strauss -Charles S. Snider
-23NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-28 (cont’d) -Opposition to Strauss -Vote totals -Jean Westwood -South -Connally -Support for party reforms -Labor support Labor -Support for the President -George Meany -Peter J. Brennan -Leonard Woodcock -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Paul Hall -Meany -Brennan -Accommodation Democratic chairmanship -Election of Strauss -Left wing press reaction -Unification of Democratic Party -Remaining divisions -Problem for Connally The President’s successor -Alternatives to Connally -William E. Brock, III -Charles H. Percy -Edward W. Brooke -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Age -Ronald W. Reagan -Age -Potential -Colson’s possible conversation with Connally -Labor support -Democratic party -Left wing desire to keep Connally in the party
-24NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-28 (cont’d) -Mary Lasker -William Benton -Henry M. Jackson -Hubert H. Humphrey -Edward M. Kennedy [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Conversation No. 34-29 Date: December 10, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:50 am and 12:04 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 384-4B] Request for a call to Anatoliy F. Dobrynin
Conversation No. 34-30 Date: December 10, 1972 Time: 12:04 pm – unknown before 12:55 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin. [See Conversation No. 384-4C] Dobrynin’s schedule Expression of appreciation -Trip by [Tricia Nixon Cox and Edward R. F. Cox] -Irini Dobrynin
-25NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-30 (cont’d) -Leonid I. Brezhnev Vietnam -Negotiations -Expression of appreciation -The President’s role -Status -October 8, 1972 -Withdrawal of North Vietnamese forces from South Vietnam -Nguyen Van Thieu -The President’s role -Demilitarized zone [DMZ] -Meaning -Compromise language -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -US-Soviet Union relations -Brezhnev -Henry A. Kissinger -Haig -Brezhnev The President and Haig talked with Anatoliy Dobrynin. -Compromise -Kissinger -Language -Civilian movement -Return to original -December 11, 1972 -Post settlement period -Economic assistance -Congress -Victory claims -US-Soviet Union relations -October 26, 1972 -November [20, 1972] meeting -Meeting -Time -Moscow -Hanoi
-26NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-30 (cont’d) -Paris -Technical details -Saigon
Conversation No. 34-31 Date: December 10, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:55 pm Location: White House Telephone Tricia Nixon Cox talked with Mrs. Howard Cox.
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Tricia Nixon Cox’s upcoming trip to the Soviet Union -Spasso House -Location -Hotel -Proximity to the Kremlin -United States Embassy ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 1m 41s END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Furs -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -1969 Inauguration ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal returnable]
-27NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-31 (cont’d) [Duration: 26s ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Tricia Nixon Cox’s schedule -Arrival in United Kingdom -Walter H. and Lenore (Cohn) Annenberg’s schedule -10 Downing Street -Edward R. G. Heath -Annenbergs -Janet Neff -Tricia Nixon Cox’s forthcoming conversation with Walter Annenberg ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 5s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Tricia Nixon Cox’s schedule - J. Paul Getty birthday party -Howard Cox -Anne Getty Light -Relationship with Getty ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 6s END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------[End segment reviewed under deed of gift] ******************************************************************
-28NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-32 Date: December 10, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:55 pm and 6:06 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis
Conversation No. 34-149 Date: December 10, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:55 pm and 6:06 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. Requested call to Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis -Lewis’s location -Call back
Conversation No. 34-33 Date: December 10, 1972 Time: 6:06 pm - 6:14 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis. The President’s previous attempts to reach Lewis US-Soviet Union relations -Trip by Lewis -Moscow
-29NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-33 (cont’d) -Leningrad -1972 election -The President’s trip to the Soviet Union -Trade fair -Leningrad -The President’s trip to the Soviet Union -Effect -Trade -[US-Soviet Union trade agreement] -Progress Reader’s Digest -Life -Demise Life -Demise -Effect of television -Financial losses United States Information Agency [USIA] -Frank J. Shakespeare -Performance -James Keogh
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Military service -Employment -Reader’s Digest -Los Angeles Times -Advice -Eisenhower’s desire to write [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
-30NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-33 (cont’d)
The President’s schedule -Florida -1972 election -Robert H. Ablplanalp -Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Lewis Soviet Union -Moscow -Lewis’s trip -Public mood -Leningrad -Public mood -European influence Second term reorganization The President’s schedule -Lewis, Rebozo, Abplanalp -Vietnam Second term reorganization -Cabinet -William P. Clements, Jr. Meeting
Conversation No. 34-34 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:18 and 11:07 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 819-2A]
-31NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-34 (cont’d) Request for a call to George H. W. Bush
Conversation No. 34-35 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:08 am and 11:15 am Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with George H. W. Bush. [See Conversation No. 819-2B] Robert J. Dole The President talked with Bush at an unknown time between 11:08 am and 11:15 am. [See Conversation No. 819-2C]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Republican National Committee [RNC] Chairmanship -Bush’s willingness to take the position -Party’s interest -Dole’s view -Robert S. Strauss -Texas -Jean Westwood -Announcement -Dole’s canvas of party -Full time chairman -Support for Bush -Bush’s possible reluctance -Camp David -Treasury -United Nations [UN] -Persuasion
-32NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-35 (cont’d) -The President and Haldeman -New York -Transition -Recommendation for coordination -Campaign committees -National, Senate, House of Representatives -White House comment -Ronald L. Ziegler -Expression of the President’s support [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Bush’s tenure as United Nations [UN] ambassador - UN General assembly vote on US budget assessment cut -Ronald L. Ziegler -Haldeman -Gale W. McGee -UN session -Completion -Timing -December 19, 1972 -Successor -Senate confirmation
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Bush’s tenure as Republican National Committee [RNC] chairman -Timing -Dole as advisor -Public statements -Emphasis -Great challenge -Need to broaden party’s base -“Greatest candidate search in history” -General goals -Avoidance of specific plans before committee election
-33NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-35 (cont’d)
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Conversation No. 34-36 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: 11:25 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 819-2D] Request for a call to McDill "Huck" Boyd -Phillipsburg Review -Phillipbsburg, Kansas
Conversation No. 34-37 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unk between 11:25 am & 11:42 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 819-2E] Request for a call to McDill (“Huck”) Boyd -Call back instruction
-34NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-38 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: 11:42 am - 11:48 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with McDill (“Huck”) Boyd. [See Conversation No. 819-2F] Kansas -Weather -Local economy -Sales and advertising
******************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Robert J. Dole -Resignation as Republican National Committee [RNC] Chairman -George H. W. Bush -Announcement -Timing -Boyd’s view -Concern over speculation -Dole’s 1972 campaign efforts Republican Party -The President’s goals -New candidates -Age -Backgrounds -Quality -Boyd’s role -Candidate selection -Pre-primary -Avoidance of primary fights -The President’s 1946 campaign -Kansas second district
-35NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-38 (cont’d) -Arthur A. Fletcher -New Majority -Appeal to non-Republicans New Majority Dole -Resignation as RNC Chairman -Handling -Senate role -Edward M. Kennedy [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] ********************************************************************
The President’s appreciation for Boyd’s support The President’s schedule -December 19, 1972 reception
Conversation No. 34-39 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:55 am and 12:14 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 819-2G]
Conversation No. 34-40 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:55 am and 12:14 pm Location: White House Telephone
-36NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-40 (cont’d)
H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with John B. Connally. [See Conversation No. 819-2H]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Republican National Committee [RNC] -Chairman Robert J. Dole -Resignation -Senate role -Kansas -George H. W. Bush -The President’s and Dole’s choice as new chairman -RNC election, January 19, 1973 -Texas -Full time chairman Democratic National Committee [DNC] -Robert S. Strauss statement on Meet the Press -Connally’s conversation with Strauss -Connally’s support in the party -George S. McGovern -Characterized -Party’s moral standards -“Crimes against society” -Connally’s vote for the President -Party censure -Henry C. Wallace -Strauss -Deals -Liberal opposition -Party role -Manager -South -Wallace -Governors, members of Congress -Short-term goal
-37NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-40 (cont’d) -Party unity -Leaving party -Third party -McGovern -Connally joining Republican Party -Timing [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Connally’s schedule -Trip -Saudi Arabia -Timing -[Faisal, King of Saudi Arabia] Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Saud -Notification -Iran
Conversation No. 34-41 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:55 pm and 4:59 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 385-9]
Conversation No. 34-42 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: 4:59 pm – 5:01 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler.
-38NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-42 (cont’d)
[See Conversation No. 385-10] Announcements -George P. Shultz remarks -[Economic Stabilization and Federal spending] -Daniel P. (“Pat”) Moynihan -[Ambassadorship to India] -Robert J. Dole, George H. W. Bush -[Chairmanship of Republican National Committee] -Shultz -Bulletin on Associated Press [AP] -United Press International [UPI] -Bush -Bulletin on AP -Shultz remarks -[Economic stabilization and Federal spending] -Wage and price controls -Freeze on government pay at executive level -Budget -1973 -Outlay limits of $250 billion -1974 -Full employment balance Vietnam negotiations -Paris -The President’s recent meeting with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Cables to Henry A. Kissinger Announcements -Shultz’s remarks -Bush-Dole -Moynihan -Agriculture Department -December 12, 1972 -J. Philip Campbell -Staff changes -Vietnam negotiations -Kissinger
-39NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-42 (cont’d) -The President’s recent meeting with Haig
******************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] The President’s schedule -Christmas plans -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon’s statement -Florida -Ziegler’s statements [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] ********************************************************************
White House Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony -Press coverage Press relations -Washington Post -[Constance M. (Cornell) (“Connie”) Stuart] -Press pools White House -Christmas -Ziegler’s compilation of history of first term -Tours -Wire service coverage -Possible review by the President -Receptions, tours -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon
Conversation No. 34-43 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:01 pm and 5:09 pm Location: White House Telephone
-40NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-43 (cont’d)
The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 34-44 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: 5:09 pm- 5:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation No. 385-12A]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Greetings Christmas show [candlelighters?] -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Outcome The President’s health -Stiffness The President’s upcoming meeting with Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Scheduling -Julie Nixon Eisenhower’s employment [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
-41NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-45 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: 5:21 pm - 5:29 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. [See Conversation No. 385-14A] Vietnam negotiations -Message from Henry A. Kissinger -Report on meeting with North Vietnamese -Problems -Lack of instructions -US civilians in South Vietnam -Withdrawal -Timing -Defense Department -Kissinger’s return -Timing -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Recess -Reply to Kissinger -Kissinger’s return -Timing -Recess -Resumption of talks -Timing -US bombing -Kissinger’s tactics -Agnew -Message from Kissinger -Resumption of talks -Normal diplomatic channels -Avenue Kleber -Haig’s schedule -Haig’s possible telephone call to Kissinger -Kissinger’s possible return -Effect
-42NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-45 (cont’d) -North Vietnamese intransigence -Lack of options -Haig’s possible call to Kissinger -North Vietnamese instructions -Tone -Bombing -Duration -Kissinger’s tactics -Effectiveness -Deadline -Agnew
Conversation No. 34-46 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:35 pm and 5:37 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 385-15] Request for a call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
Conversation No. 34-47 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: 5:37 pm - 5:42 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. [See Conversation No. 385-16] Vietnam negotiations -Henry A. Kissinger
-43NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-47 (cont’d) -Behavior -Haig’s schedule -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew’s role -White House message -Haig’s schedule -Role -Tone -Haig’s forthcoming call -Agnew -Kissinger’s return -Continuation of talks -Recess -Lack of threats -Public relations -[US bombing] -Briefing by Kissinger -Tactics -North Vietnamese -Effect on Kissinger -Haig’s role -Tone -Recess
Conversation No. 34-48 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:42 pm and 7:49 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call Ronald L. Ziegler
-44NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-49 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: 7:49 pm - 7:50 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. Press relations -Constance M. (Cornell) (“Connie”) Stuart -Washington Post reporters -Christmas tree -Ziegler’s forthcoming call to Stuart
Conversation No. 34-50 Date: December 11, 1972 Time: 7:54 pm - 7:55 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. Press relations -Washington Post reporters -Constance M. (Cornell) (“Connie”) Stuart -Photographer -White House -Press conferences, briefings -Church services
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-45NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-50 (cont’d)
-Photographers -Ziegler’s tenure
Conversation No. 34-51 Date: December 12, 1972 Time: 9:57 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 820-4] Request for a meeting with Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 34-52 Date: December 12, 1972 Time: 1:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 820-16A] Request for a call to Carl B. Albert
Conversation No. 34-53 Date: December 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:20 pm and 8:31 pm Location: White House Telephone
-46NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-53 (cont’d)
The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
Conversation No. 34-54 Date: December 12, 1972 Time: 8:31 pm – 8:38 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Vietnam negotiations -Henry A. Kissinger’s message -Length -Tone -Compared to telephone call -Protocols -Work by experts -Washington Star article -Kissinger’s return -Military plan -Gradualness -Wire to Kissinger -Reconnaisance -Demilitarized zone [DMZ] -Le Duc Tho -Politburo difficulty -Message exchange -Telephone call from Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Trip [by Tricia Nixon Cox and Edward R. F. Cox] -Possible cancellation -Avoidance of embarrassment -Haig’s recent conversation with Dobrynin -Kissinger’s message -Settlement agreement -Prospects
-47NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-54 (cont’d) -Exchange of messages -North Vietnamese delays -Call to Dobrynin -Trip cancellation -US bombing -Timing -Kissinger’s message -Tone -Nguyen Van Thieu -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew’s and Haig’s possible trip -Exerting pressure on Thieu -Withdrawals -Effect on Hanoi -Financial assistance -Melvin R. Laird -Public comment -Thieu -Message for Ellsworth F. Bunker -Kissinger at Paris -William J. Porter -Thieu’s speech to the South Vietnam National Assembly December 12, 1972 -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] analysis -Call to Dobrynin -Trip cancellation -Leonid I. Brezhnev
Conversation No. 34-55 Date: December 12, 1972 Time: 8:40 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
-48NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-150 Date: December 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:40 pm and 11:04 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. Requested call to Charles W. Colson -Colson’s location -Motion Picture Association -Call back
Conversation No. 34-56 Date: December 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:40 pm and 11:04 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Manolo Sanchez
Conversation No. 34-57 Date: December 12, 1972 Time: 11:04 pm – 11:05 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Manolo Sanchez.
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-49NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-57 (cont’d) Refreshments [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Conversation No. 34-58 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: 10:00 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 385-26] Request for a meeting with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Executive Office Building
Conversation No. 34-59 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:54 am and 11:19 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 385-30A] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 34-60 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: 11:19 am - 11:21 am
-50NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-60 (cont’d) Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation No. 385-30B]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Julie Nixon Eisenhower’s employment -Paul Healy interview -Ronald L. Ziegler’s role -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman’s view -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -The President’s call to Ziegler -Timing [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Conversation No. 34-61 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: 11:22 am Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. Request for a meeting with Ronald L. Ziegler -Executive Office Building
Conversation No. 34-62 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: 11:26 am - 11:28 am
-51NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-62 (cont’d) Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. [See Conversation No. 381-1A] Vietnam negotiations -Haig’s recent conversation with Henry A. Kissinger -Kissinger’s return -Timing -Themes for press -Ronald L. Ziegler -Kissinger’s schedule -Message for Kissinger -The President’s recent meeting with Haig -Kissinger’s mood -Haig’s recent conversation with Kissinger -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew’s trip -Message for Kissinger
Conversation No. 34-63 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:13 pm - 4:15 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 822-9] Request for a call to Milton Friendman -Mayo Clinic
-52NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-64 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:15 pm and 4:47 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 822-11A] Milton Friedman -Identification -Dr. Friedman -Location -Mayo Clinic -Heyward, California -Harvey Milton -George P. Shultz -Health -Heart surgery -Location -Telephone number
Conversation No. 34-65 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: 4:47 pm - 4:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Milton Friedman. [See Conversation No. 822-11B] Friedman’s health -George P. Shultz -Mayo Clinic -Heart surgery
-53NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-66 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: Unknown after 4:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 34-67 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: 8:51 pm - 8:54 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. The President’s recent conversation with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon and Julie Nixon Eisenhower Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 8:51 pm. Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Meeting with the President Sanchez left at an unknown time before 8:54 pm. Media relations -White House Christmas decorations -Television coverage -Julie Nixon Eisenhower, Mrs. Nixon -Barbara Walters -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -National Broadcasting Cooperation [NBC] -American Broadcasting Company [ABC]
-54NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-67 (cont’d) -Viewing -Contributors -Tours -NBC -Timing -Camera crew -Windows -Versailles -Walters -Interview with the President -Tour with Julie Nixon Eisenhower or Mrs. Nixon -The President’s involvement -Timing -Reception, December 14, 1972 -The President receiving guests
Conversation No. 34-68 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:54 pm and 8:55 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
Conversation No. 34-69 Date: December 13, 1972 Time: 8:55 pm - 9:07 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Vietnam negotiations -Henry A. Kissinger’s arrival
-55NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-69 (cont’d) -Haig’s meeting -Communication breakdown -Kissinger’s memorandum -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew’s trip -Purpose -Compared to the President’s possible television [TV] statement -Nguyen Van Thieu -The President’s view -US military action -Options -Agnew -Option Two -Resumption of talks in Paris -Timing -January 1973 -Possible public relations [PR] effort -Deceit charges -Negotiation record -Peace issue -Effectiveness -Option One -Agnew’s trip -Appearance -North Vietnamese stance -Nguyen Van Thieu -Congress -Delays -US military action -Melvin Laird, William P. Rogers -Pressure on Thieu -US public opinion -The President’s previous decisions -Thieu -Pressure on Thieu -Agnew’s trip -Option One -US military action -Timing -Agnew’s trip -Thieu
-56NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-69 (cont’d) -PR -Haig’s conversation with Ronald L. Ziegler -Ziegler’s possible briefing -Kissinger’s schedule -Mexico -Ziegler’s possible briefing -North Vietnamese reneging, lack of goodwill -Communications -US military action -Peace with honor -US military action -Timing -Congress -Kissinger -Reseeding mines -Reconnaissance -Bombing -PR -Tricia Nixon Cox and Edward R. F. Cox -Trip to Soviet Union -Possible cancellation -US military action -Duration -Bargaining position -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Congress -Cut off of funds -Kissinger -Haig’s forthcoming conversation with Kissinger -Tone -People’s Republic of China [PRC], Soviet Union initiatives -Laird -Rogers -US military action -Rogers -Laird -Defense budget -National Security Council [NSC] meeting -Public notification -Rogers, Laird, Richard M. Helms, Agnew
-57NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-69 (cont’d) -The President’s schedule -Kissinger
Conversation No. 34-70 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: 11:49 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 823-2] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 34-151 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:49 am and 11:54 am Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 823-3] Requested call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Julie Nixon Eisenhower’s telephone call to [Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Call-back instruction
Conversation No. 34-71 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: 11:54 am Location: White House Telephone
-58NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-71 (cont’d)
The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 823-4] Request for a call to Tricia Nixon Cox
Conversation No. 34-152 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:54 am and 11:55 am Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 823-5] Requested call to Tricia Nixon Cox -Tricia Nixon Cox’s schedule
Conversation No. 34-72 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: 12:01 pm - 12:04 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation 823-6A]
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-59NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-72 (cont’d) ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 7s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Employment The President’s schedule -Rose Mary Woods -Dinner invitation -Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Julie Nixon Eisenhower’s forthcoming telephone call -Alice Roosevelt Longworth -Dinner invitation -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Timing -Mamie G. D. Eisenhower -Mrs. Nixon’s schedule -Volunteer letter writers -Forthcoming conversation with Julie Nixon Eisenhower -[Christmas] plans ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 13s END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------[End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
-60NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-73 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: 1:02 pm – 1:05 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House Operator talked with Alexander P. Butterfield. Call from Tricia Nixon Cox -The President’s schedule The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox between 1:01 pm and 1:05 pm. [See Conversation No. 823-8]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Greetings Tricia Nixon Cox’s [and Edward R. F. Cox’s] European trip -[United Kingdom] -House of Commons -House of Lords -London police officer -The President’s gift of a pin [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Tricia Nixon Cox’s [and Edward R. F. Cox’s] schedule -Visit to 10 Downing Street -Message from the President [to Edward R. G. Heath] -Polls -The President’s experience -Reaction to Heath’s election -Sir Alexander F. (“Alec”) Douglas-Home -Anthony P. L. Barber
-61NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-73 (cont’d)
Washington, DC -British press Vietnam negotiations -Status
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Tricia Nixon Cox’s and Edward Cox’ schedules -10 Downing Street -J[ean] Paul Getty -Birthday party -The President’s upcoming call to Getty -The President’s message to Getty [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] ******************************************************************
Conversation No. 34-74 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:05 pm and 1:07 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 823-9] Request for a call to J[ean] Paul Getty -Location -London -Birthday
-62NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-75 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:05 pm and 1:07 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 823-11] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 34-76 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Between 1:07 and 1:08 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation No. 823-12A]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] The President’s schedule -Julie Nixon Eisenhower’s recent conversation with Rose Mary Woods -Dinner invitation -Trip to New York -Elmer H. Bobst -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Alice Roosevelt Longworth -Dinner invitation -Scheduling -Lucy Winchester -The President’s dinner plans
-63NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-76 (cont’d) Refrigerator -Rex Scouten [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Conversation No. 34-77 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:39 pm and 2:09 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 384-8] Request for a call to William E. Timmons
Conversation No. 34-78 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Between 2:09 pm - 2:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with William E. Timmons. [See Conversation No. 384-9] Congressional relations -Request for report to Executive Office Building [EOB] -Michael J. Mansfield amendment [?] -Vote records
-64NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-79 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:10 pm and 3:04 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to J[ean] Paul Getty
Conversation No. 34-80 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: 3:04 pm - 3:05 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with J[ean] Paul Getty. [See Conversation No. 383-1A] Birthday greetings -The President’s previous visit to Getty -Tricia Nixon Cox -10 Downing Street - Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Expression of support
Conversation No. 34-81 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: 3:25 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
-65NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-81 (cont’d) [See Conversation No. 383-3] Request for a meeting with Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 34-82 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:25 pm and 3:29 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 383-5] Request for a call to Arthur Krock -Health -New York Times -Rose Mary Woods
Conversation No. 34-83 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Between 3:32 and 3:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Arthur Krock. [See Conversation No. 383-6A] Krock’s health -The President’s recent conversation with Rose Mary Woods 1972 election -The President’s reminiscences -Press relations
-66NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-83 (cont’d) Krock’s health New York Times -Krock’s column Christmas greetings 1972 election -Victory margin -The President’s political experience Meetings -The President’s previous luncheons with Krock Krock’s health
Conversation No. 34-84 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 pm and 4:03 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to George P. Shultz
Conversation No. 34-85 Date: December 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:03 pm and 6:01 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with George P. Shultz. [The President can be heard in the background]
-67NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-85 (cont’d) Atomic Energy Commission [AEC] -Dr. Edward E. David, Jr. -Budget -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -AEC role -Coordinating agency for energy research and development [R&D] -National Aeronautics and Space Administration [NASA] -Research laboratories -John C. Whitaker -Dixy Lee Ray -Dr. James R. Schlesinger Science advisor to the President -Shultz’s recent conversation with Haldeman -White House -David -NASA -H. Guyford Stever of the National Science Foundation [NSF] Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -John H. Alexander -Haldeman’s forthcoming conversation with John H. Mitchell Presidential telephone call to Milton Friedman -Inquiry
Conversation No. 34-86 Date: December 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:29 am and 11:56 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with White House operator. [See Conversation No. 824-2A] Request for a call to Michael J. Mansfield
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Conversation No. 34-87 Date: December 15, 1972 Time: 11:56 am - 12:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Michael J. Mansfield. [See Conversation No. 824-2B] Mansfield’s location The President’s schedule -Appointments -1972 election -White House staff schedule The President’s meeting with Hugh Scott, December 14, 1972 -General Services Administration [GSA] head Congressional relations -Republican leadership meetings -Scott -Carl B. Albert -Schedule -William E. Timmons -Frequency -Bipartisan meetings -Frequency -Scott -Robert P. Griffin -Mansfield -Robert C. Byrd -Albert -[Thomas] Hale Boggs replacement -Gerald R. Ford -Leslie C. Arends
-69NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-87 (cont’d) -Agenda -The President’s forthcoming meetings with Mansfield, Albert -Second term reorganization -Committee Chairman -Chet Holifield -Russell B. Long -Wilbur D. Mills -George H. Mahon -The President’s schedule -Florida -Meeting with Mansfield -Energy -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Trip to the Middle East -Report to the President -White House -The President’s conversation with John D. Ehrlichman -Oil -Middle East, US -Shale -Coal conversion to gas -US-Soviet gas deal -Middle East -Israel -Saudi Arabia -The President’s forthcoming meeting with Mansfield -Timing -Political scene -The President’s recent conversation with John B. Connally -Voting -Partisan politics -Partisan politics -Communication -Problems -Partisans -Congress -The President’s conversation with Timmons -Camp David -Republican Leadership meetings -Minority
-70NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-87 (cont’d) -Power -Bipartisan meetings -Byrd -Press relations -Barry M. Goldwater -Scott -Bipartisan meetings -The President’s forthcoming meeting with Mansfield -Thomas C. Korologos -Possible meeting with Mansfield Harry S. Truman -[Possible death] -The President’s schedule -Korologos Boggs -Memorial service -The President’s schedule -Compared to Allen J. Ellender -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Mansfield’s schedule -Truman -Korologos -Forthcoming meeting with the President
Conversation No. 34-88 Date: December 15, 1972 Time: 12:17 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 824-2C] Request for a meeting with Julie Nixon Eisenhower and Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo
-71NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)
Conversation No. 34-89 Date: December 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:22 pm and 12:44 pm Location: White House Telephone Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 824-2D] Request for a call to Shelley A. (Scarney) Buchanan
Conversation No. 34-90 Date: December 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:22 pm and 12:44 pm Location: White House Telephone Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo talked with Shelley A. (Scarney) Buchanan. [See Conversation No. 824-2E] Inquiry about [first name unknown] Snowden [?]
Conversation No. 34-91 Date: December 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:44 pm and 5:55 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
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Conversation No. 34-92 Date: December 15, 1972 Time: Between 5:55 and 6:23 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. George D. Webster -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -Violations -John W. Dean, III report -William J. Casey -Audit -1967, 1966 -Administration support -Colson’s relationship with Webster -Law firm -[Marmet & Webster] -George P. Shultz -Audit -Democrats -Barry M. Goldwater -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Lawyers for Nixon -Clement F. Haynsworth, Jr. -G. Harrold Carswell -John H. Alexander -Webster’s publications -Tax law -Conferences -Background -Tennessee -Harvard Law School -Cravath, Swain & Moore -[Marmet & Webster]
-73NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-92 (cont’d) David E. Bradshaw -Illinois -Conversation with the President -Key Biscayne -Federal Communications Commission [FCC] -Colson’s conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman and John D. Ehrlichman -Dean Burch -Arizona Senate race -Views on networks -Finances -Nicholas Johnson -Timing -Burch
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White House social affairs -Reception for 1972 election supporters, December 15, 1972 -Guests -Julie Nixon Eisenhower, Tricia Nixon Cox, Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -John McCarroll -Refreshments -Music -Decorations -Mrs. Nixon -Administration supporters -Blair House, December 14, 1972 Republicans -Complaints -Administration labor policy
-74NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-92 (cont’d) -Golf -George Meany -Business people Labor relations -White House reception, December 14, 1972 -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Joseph (“Joe T.”) Trerotola -[International Brotherhood of Teamsters] -Harold J. Gibbons -Peter J. Brennan -Labor Department -Photographs of the President -Comment to the President in reception line -George P. Shultz and James D. Hodgson -Brennan order -Robert F. Armao -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Hodgson -US flags -Shultz, Hodgson -Bureau of Labor Statistics [BLS] -Geoffrey H. Moore -William J. Usery, Jr. -J[ames] Curtis Counts -John F. Kennedy pictures -Mood -White House dinners -White House dinners
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-75NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-92 (cont’d)
White House social affairs -Receptions -Identification with the President, Mrs. Nixon, Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Mrs. Fred Gualtieri -Reaction to the President, December 13, 1972 -Press relations -Invitations list -Andrew Jackson analogy -New Majority -Helen Thomas -Newsweek -Neal Ball -Invitations list -Blacks -Washington Post -New York Times -Beautiful people -Kennedy era -McCarroll -United Auto Workers [UAW] -Telephone call from the President -The President’s speech -Labor relations -Fitzsimmons -Comments about Gibbons -Colson -Trerotola -Teamsters -Membership 1972 election -Victory margin -The President’s conversation with Colson, December 14, 1972 -Arizona -Richard M. Scammon -White House church service -Missouri -Lyndon B. Johnson -West Virginia
-76NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-92 (cont’d) -Arizona -Scammon White House social affairs -Receptions -1972 election strategy -Flag wearing -John A. Volpe -Brennan John A. Scali -Washington Star -Italian-Americans -Blair House -United Nations [UN] ambassadorship -Cabinet status -The President’s conversation with Scali Mitchell Kobelinski -Polish-Americans -White House reception, December 15, 1972 -Immigration and Naturalization Service [INS] -Unknown person from Chicago Media relations William S. Paley -Conversation with Colson, December 14, 1972 -Herbert G. Klein -Forthcoming meeting with Colson -Balance -Dan Rather -Robert Pierpont -[Arnold] Eric Severeid -Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. -Daniel L. Schorr -Klein -Meeting with Colson -Klein -Balance
-77NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-92 (cont’d)
Edward M. Kennedy speech -Colson’s conversation with Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo, December 15, 1972 -Tone -W[illiam] Averell Harriman -Presidential popularity -Kennedy’s relations with administration -Future Media relations -Paley’s forthcoming meeting with Colson -1972 election -Garnett D. (“Jack”) Horner’s interview with President -Colson’s recent speech -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Washington Star leaks -Clay T. (“Tom”) Whitehead -Forthcoming speech Webster -Administration support -Confirmation -Audit -Possible reason -Republican activism -William E. Brock, III -Possible telephone call from Colson
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Vietnam negotiations -Henry A. Kissinger briefing, December 16, 1972
-78NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-92 (cont’d) -Tone -US bombing -Timing -Colson’s recent conversation with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Public relations [PR] -Kissinger’s briefing -The President’s comments at December 14, 1972 meeting -US bombing -PR -Peace with honor -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman’s conversation with the President -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] -American Legion -Hardhats -Meany -Kissinger -Catholicism -Judaism -Marvin L. Kalb’s possible reaction Media relations -White House receptions -Middle America 1972 election -Victory margin -Colson and Scammon
Conversation No. 34-93 Date: December 15, 1972 Time: 6:24 pm - 6:25 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander P. Butterfield. White House social affairs -Dinner, December 16, 1972
-79NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-93 (cont’d) -John B. Connally -William P. Rogers -Melvin R. Laird -Fred J. Russell -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Elinor I. (Judefind) Agnew -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon
Conversation No. 34-94 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:50 am and 11:08 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 825-10A] Request for a call to Thomas G. Dunn
Conversation No. 34-95 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: 11:08 am - 11:09 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Thomas G. Dunn. [See Conversation No. 825-11] Dunn’s health -Heart surgery -The President’s conversation with Thomas G. Dunn, Jr. at reception for 1972 election supporters, December 15, 1972 Dunn’s support for the President
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Conversation No. 34-96 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:30 am and 12:11 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 382-2A] Request for a call to Alexander P. Butterfield
Conversation No. 34-97 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: 12:11 pm - 12:12 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander P. Butterfield. [See Conversation No. 382-2B] White House social affairs -Dinner, December 16, 1972 -John B. Connally -Melvin R. Laird -Connally’s schedule
Conversation No. 34-98 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:35 pm and 3:25 pm Location: White House Telephone
-81NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-98 (cont’d)
The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 382-8] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 34-99 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: 3:25 pm - 3:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See Conversation No. 382-9] Vietnam negotiations -Henry A. Kissinger briefing, December 16, 1972 -Kissinger’s demeanor -Ziegler’s current viewing on TV -Channel 9 [WTOP] -Work with Ziegler -Public expectations -News coverage -Public expectations -US troops -Number casualties -Media coverage of war -Message -Avoiding short peace after long war -US bombing -Hanoi reaction -News coverage -Public reaction -Compared to David Brinkley, media and press coverage
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Conversation No. 34-100 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:45 pm and 4:27 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. [The President can be heard in the background] [See Conversation No. 382-13A] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler Haldeman talked with Ronald L. Ziegler at an unknown time between 3:45 pm and 4:27 pm. Anne L. Armstrong -Counselor to the President -Leaks -Washington Star -Cabinet rank -Timing -Texas -Dallas newspapers -Haldeman’s forthcoming meeting with Ziegler
Conversation No. 34-101 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:45 pm and 4:27 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 3:45 pm and 4:27 pm. [See Conversation No. 382-13B]
-83NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-101 (cont’d) Request for a call to Anne L. Armstrong
Conversation No. 34-102 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:45 pm and 4:27 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 382-13C] Call to Anne L. Armstrong -Attempts to locate -Mayflower Hotel
Conversation No. 34-103 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:27 pm and 5:25 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. [The President can be heard in the background.] [See Conversation No. 382-13D] Call to Anne L. Armstrong -Status -Attempts to locate -Office [Mayflower] Hotel -Republican National Committee -[Tobin Armstrong] -Texas
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Conversation No. 34-104 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:27 pm and 5:25 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with Anne L. Armstrong. [The President can be heard in the background] [See Conversation No. 382-13E] Armstrong's conversation with Haldeman's secretary Counselor to the President -Cabinet rank -Leak to Washington Star -Duties -Women’s and other issues -Robert H. Finch -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Daniel P. (“Pat”) Moynihan -Bryce N. Harlow -Arthur F. Burns -Leaks -Timing -Press coverage -The President’s recent meeting with Armstrong -Family -Work from Texas -Washington, DC -Press conference -Cabinet dinner -Arrangements -Limousine -Prerequisites -Mayflower Hotel -Press relations
-85NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-104 (cont’d) -Washington Star
Conversation No. 34-105 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 12:02 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Return call -Lincoln Sitting Room
Conversation No. 34-106 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:02 am and 9:52 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Julie Nixon Eisenhower's location -Elevator
Conversation No. 34-107 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:02 am and 9:52 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
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Conversation No. 34-108 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:02 am and 9:52 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 34-109 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 9:52 am - 9:55 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. Vietnam negotiations -Henry A. Kissinger briefing, December 16, 1972 -Press coverage -Washington Post -Talks at impasse -North Vietnam reneging -[US bombing] -“Peace is at hand” quote -The President’s role -Kissinger’s travels -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Consultations -Kissinger’s demeanor -Possible impression -Effect -Murrey Marder -Analysis
-87NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-109 (cont’d) -Tone
Conversation No. 34-153 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:55 am and 9:56 am Location: White House Telephone The President attempted to place a call with the White House operator. [Aborted telephone call]
Conversation No. 34-110 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 9:56 am - 10:02 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. White House social affairs -Forthcoming worship service -New Majority -Colson’s schedule -Reception for 1972 re-election supporters -Christmas tree lighting -Colson’s recent conversation with Kenneth W. Clawson -Press coverage -Andrew Jackson analogy -New Majority -Republicans -Democrats, labor Henry A. Kissinger briefing, December 16, 1972 -Press and radio coverage -US bombing
-88NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-110 (cont’d) -B-52s -Timing -1973 Inauguration -Christmas -Mood of country -Retail sales -Industrial production -Radio coverage -Settlement agreement -Press coverage -Doves -George S. McGovern -Veterans groups -Prisoners of War [POWs]
Conversation No. 34-111 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:02 am and 10:03 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 34-112 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 10:03 am - 10:09 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President’s schedule December 18, 1972 meeting -Maurice H. Stans
-89NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-112 (cont’d) -Diplomatic reception -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Stans -December 19, 1972 meeting -Surrogates reception -Appointments -Haldeman -John D. Ehrlichman -Frederic V. Malek -Politics, personality Julie Nixon Eisenhower entered at an unknown time after 10:03 am. Henry A. Kissinger briefing, December 16, 1972 -Press coverage -[US bombing] -Press coverage -Vietnam negotiations -Hanoi -Status Cabinet Dinner, December 16, 1972 -Anne L. Armstrong announcement -William P. Rogers -Recent conversation with Haldeman -Toast [to Mamie G. D. Eisenhower and Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon] -Miami -1960 dinner -Musical entertainment -Fred Waring -1957 -[Elizabeth, Queen of England] Elizabeth II -Press coverage -Washington, DC -Mrs. Eisenhower -Dancing -Religious music -Armstrong announcement -Youth guests -Dancing
-90NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-112 (cont’d) -White House decorations -White House decorations -Under secretaries -Josephine (Brickley) Brennan -Armstrong
Conversation No. 34-113 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:09 am and 10:49 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 34-114 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 10:49 am - 11:11 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Alice Roosevelt Longworth dinner -Guest list -Kissinger -Joseph W. Alsop and [Susan Mary Jay (Patten) Alsop] -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Howard K. Smith -William F. Buckley, Jr. -Stuart J. O. Alsop -Richard L. Wilson -William S. White -Wilson -Stephen B. Bull
-91NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-114 (cont’d)
Vietnam negotiations -Letter for Nguyen Van Thieu -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -The President’s reading -Haig’s schedule -Tone -The President’s reading -Church service -Cabinet dinner, December 16, 1972 -Return to Kissinger -Kissinger briefing, December 16, 1972 -Settlement prospects -Hanoi reaction -Paris delegation -Press coverage -Radio coverage -Charles W. Colson -Television [TV] -Ronald L. Ziegler -Press coverage -The New York Times -Kissinger’s demeanor -Compared to Kissinger’s October 26, 1972 briefing -The President’s press conferences -Dan Rather -[US bombing] -Timing -Christmas -1973 Inauguration -Congress -December 18, 1972 -Settlement prospects -Intelligence report -People’s Republic of China [PRC] official -Pressure on Hanoi -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin’s recent conversation with Kissinger -Hanoi’s conversations with Soviet Union -Settlement timing -1973 Inauguration
-92NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-114 (cont’d) -October 26, 1972 draft -US bombing -Hanoi’s possible reactions -Enforceability of agreement -Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -[David] Kenneth Rush -Civilians -Weather -B-52s -Precision bombing -Power plant in Hanoi -Intelligence -Cancellations -The President’s recent conversation with William P. Clements, Jr. -Aircraft -Types, cost -Air strikes -Cancellations -Dry season -B-52s -Bomb load -Compared to World War II -Effect -Hanoi -Compared to Saigon area, 155s -Targets -Power plants -Marshalling yards -Shipyards in Haiphong -Railyards -Radio Hanoi -Transmitters -Power plant in Hanoi -Moorer -Aircraft -Reaction -US -Ziegler -Enemy offensive -Le Duc Tho
-93NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-114 (cont’d) -Messages -Schedule -Timing -November 23, 1972 -Removal of “administrative structure” -Cabinet -Sub-cabinet -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Recommendations -Congress, Thieu -US bombing -Thieu -Haig -Thieu -US commitments -Presidential meetings, letters -November 1972 -Sovereignty -Haig’s letter -US option [bi-lateral deal] -Timing -January 1973 -Thieu -Possible collapse -Possible perception -Defeatism -Military and economic aid -Thieu letter -US military withdrawal for Prisoners of War [POWs] -George S. McGovern -Michael J. Mansfield -Separation of military and political issues -October 8, 1972 -Vietnamization -Thieu -POWs -US bombing -North Vietnamese reaction -US reaction -Media
-94NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-114 (cont’d) -1972 election -North Vietnam -PRC pressure -Compared to Soviet Union -US note -Reply -Intelligence -Thieu -Reaction to Kissinger briefing -Radio -Collapse of talks -Resumption -Haig letter -Two party military commission -Communists’ intention -Cadres -Press coverage -Thieu -November 1972 -Thieu -Relationship with the President -Nguyen Phu Duc meetings, November 29, 1972 -Midway meetings invitation -Haig letter -Tone -US bombing -Reaction -Timing -Effect -Enforceability of agreement -Regional countries -1972 election Longworth dinner -Timing -Black tie -Joseph Alsop
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Conversation No. 34-115 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:45 pm and 3:11 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 382-20] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 34-116 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 3:11 pm - 3:13 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation No. 382-18]
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-96NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-116 (cont’d) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 7s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------The President’s schedule [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Conversation No. 34-117 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:13 pm and 3:16 Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower between 3:15 and 3:16 pm. [See Conversation No. 382-19]
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Conversation No. 34-118 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 3:23 pm - 3:24 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower.
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Conversation No. 34-119 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:24 pm and 3:25 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to military aide’s [Lt. Col. William L. Golden’s] office
Conversation No. 34-120 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 3:25 pm - 3:26 pm Location: White House Telephone
-98NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-120 (cont’d) The President talked with Lt. Col. William L. Golden. The President’s schedule -Camp David trip -Timing
Conversation No. 34-121 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 3:27 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Stephen B. Bull
Conversation No. 34-122 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:27 pm and 3:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The President spoke with the White House operator. Stephen B. Bull's schedule -Football game Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 34-123 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 3:28 pm - 3:29 pm Location: White House Telephone
-99NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-123 (cont’d)
The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President’s schedule -Stephen B. Bull -Camp David -December 19, 1972 -Maurice H. Stans -December 18, 1972 -Diplomatic reception -Camp David -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -December 18, 1972 -Appointments -Haldeman -John D. Ehrlichman
Conversation No. 34-124 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 3:29 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House Operator. Requested Henry A. Kissinger be called
Conversation No. 34-125 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 3:29 pm - 3:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Alice Roosevelt Longworth dinner
-100NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-125 (cont’d) -Timing -Black tie -Guest list -Joseph W. Alsop and [Susan Mary Jay (Patten) Alsop] -Stephen B. Bull -Richard L. Wilson -[Katherine Young (Macy) Wilson] -Howard K. Smith Vietnam negotiations -Letter for Nguyen Van Thieu -The President’s work with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Tone -Bilateral deal -Thieu -Possible collapse -Fear of political contest -North Vietnam army -US aid -Timing -Congress -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Michael J. Mansfield -George S. McGovern -Mining -Hanoi reaction -Radar -[US bombing] -Haig’s view -December 13, 1972 meeting -Transcript -Previous week’s meeting -Tone -The President’s recent conversation with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Haig’s and Vice President Spiro T. Agnew’s schedules -Saigon -December 13, 1972 meeting -Transcript -Possible leak to press -Hanoi’s possible action
-101NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-125 (cont’d) -US bombing -B-52s -North Vietnamese reaction -Settlement -Timing -Duration -US domestic situation -Democrats -Edward M. Kennedy -The President’s 1972 election victory margin The President’s schedule
Conversation No. 34-126 Date: December 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:14 pm and 1:15 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 381-11A] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 34-127 Date: December 18, 1972 Time: 1:15 pm - 1:16 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See Conversation No. 381-12] Ziegler’s schedule
-102NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-127 (cont’d) -Briefing -Request for a meeting in the Executive Office Building
Conversation No. 34-128 Date: December 18, 1972 Time: 1:17 pm - 1:18 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 381-13] Vietnam War -US bombing -B-52s -Second wave -Status of plane -Return from North Vietnam -News reporting -Tass -Raid on Hanoi -Fires -Marshalling yard -Effect -Rationale
Conversation No. 34-129 Date: December 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:18 pm and 2:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a meeting with Charles W. Colson
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Conversation No. 34-130 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: 12:07 pm - 12:08 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 826-7A] Call to Joseph R. Biden, Jr.
Conversation No. 34-131 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: 12:21 pm - 12:22 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Senator Joseph R. Biden, Jr. [See Conversation No. 826-8A] Condolences on death of Nealia (Hunter) Biden [and Amy Biden] -Automobile accident, December 18, 1972 -Joseph Biden’s location -Joseph Biden’s political career -Age -Compared to the President in House of Representatives
Conversation No. 34-132 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:22 pm and 7:41 pm
-104NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-132 (cont’d) Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 34-133 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: 7:41 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Requested call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Haldeman’s location -Washington National Cathedral -Jo Anne (Horton) Haldeman -Requested for a call to [David] Kenneth Rush
Conversation No. 34-134 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: 7:43 pm - 7:44 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with [David] Kenneth Rush. Gordon Wade Rule -Article -Director, Procurement Control and Clearance Division [of Naval Material Command] -Instructions on firing, explanation -Request for a return call
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Conversation No. 34-135 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:44 pm and 8:07 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Richard G. Kleindienst
Conversation No. 34-136 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: 8:07 pm - 8:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Richard G. Kleindienst. Media relations -Television blackout of professional football games -Kleindienst’s conversation with [Alvin R. (“Pete”) Rozelle] -Forthcoming meeting with Rozelle -Playoff games -Possible law -Regular season games -World Series -Regular season games -Playoff games -Publicity -Kleindienst’s forthcoming conversation with Rozelle -The President’s instructions -Possible public statement by Kleindienst -Timing -Possible veto -Playoff games -Congress -Baseball
-106NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-136 (cont’d) -Forthcoming call from Kleindienst to the President
Conversation No. 34-137 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: 8:16 pm - 8:17 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with [David] Kenneth Rush. Gordon Wade Rule -Civil service status -Firing -Possible removal of responsibilities -Charges -Actions -Duration -Congressional friends
Conversation No. 34-138 Date: December 19, 1972 Time: 8:18 pm - 8:22 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked to Henry A. Kissinger. Vietnam War -US bombing -B-52s -Report -Third Wave -Number of planes -Radio Hanoi -Importance to guerrillas -Xuan Thuy
-107NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-138 (cont’d) -Statement -Tone -William H. Sullivan -View -Ambassadorship to Philippines -Interest -Conversation with Kissinger -Paris -The President’s position and possible action -Effect -Enforceability of agreement -Reaction -B-52s -DC-3s -Radio Hanoi -Negotiations -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Forthcoming meeting with Nguyen Van Thieu -Recent meeting with Lon Nol -Lon Nol’s view of Thieu -Settlement agreement -Settlement agreement -[US bombing] -Compared to May 8, 1972 decision -[Bilateral deal] -Sullivan’s conversation with Kissinger -Technical meetings Appointments -Sullivan -Philippines -Marshall Green -The President’s recent conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Australia -Indonesia -Businessman
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Conversation No. 34-139 Date: December 20, 1972 Time: 12:29 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a meeting with Charles W. Colson -Executive Office Building
Conversation No. 34-140 Date: December 20, 1972 Time: 12:32 pm - 12:33 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President’s schedule -Murray Chotiner -Stephen B. Bull -Request for meeting -Reason -Personal -1972 campaign -Criticisms -Clark MacGregor Stephen B. Bull [?] entered at an unknown time after 12:32 pm. -Frederic V. Malek
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Conversation No. 34-141 Date: December 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:33 pm and 12:47 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [The President spoke with Stephen B. Bull in background.] [See Conversation No. 392-9A] Request for a call to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon
Conversation No. 34-142 Date: December 20, 1972 Time: 12:47 - 12:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon. [See Conversation No. 392-9B] The President’s schedule -Edward V. Jones -Stephen B. Bull -[Nella and Mara Balling] -Work on White House refurbishing -The President’s location -Executive Office Building [EOB] -Meeting timing -Oval Office
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Conversation No. 34-143 Date: December 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:48 pm and 12:49 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 392-9C] Request for a call to Stephen B. Bull
Conversation No. 34-144 Date: December 20, 1972 Time: 12:49 pm - 12:50 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See Conversation No. 392-9D] The President’s schedule -Edward V. Jones -[Nella and Maria Balling] -Gifts -Saul Pett -Oval Office