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Date: 
Aug 14, 1972 - Aug 21, 1972
Location: 
Camp David
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 140-1 Date: August 14, 1972 Time: 7:55 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. Request for a call to John D. Ehrlichman -Ehrlichman’s location
Conversation No. 140-2 Date: August 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:43 pm and 9:30 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 202-12] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 140-3 Date: August 15, 1972 Time: 9:30 pm - 9:35 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation No. 202-13]
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Conversation No. 140-4 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:15 am and 8:21 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 202-14] Request for a call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
Conversation No. 140-5 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: 8:21 am - 8:29 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. [See Conversation No. 202-15] Paul C. Warnke -George S. McGovern's statement -Possible briefing of Warnke -Security clearance process -Questions on Pentagon Papers
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -The President’s instructions -Report by Richard M. Helms -Contents of briefing -McGovern's statement -Newspapers -Haig's forthcoming calls to State Department, Defense Department and Helms -Referrals to Haig -McGovern statement -Previous meetings with Henry A. Kissinger -Kissinger’s recollection -Tone -Briefing -Content -Sanitization -Pentagon Paper questions -Instructions to Helms -Answers under oath -Connections with Daniel Ellsberg Kissinger's schedule -Vietnam negotiations -Progress -North Vietnamese strategy -Political settlement -Concessions -Political ramifications Public relations -Vietnam -Effect of negotiations on domestic critics -September, October 1972 -Effect of critics -Effect of Kissinger’s trip on critics -W. Ramsey Clark -R. Sargent Shriver’s statement -Dean Rusk rebuttal -Press coverage -News summary -McGovern’s reaction to Clark -Clark’s possible position in the Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Clark’s statement -Washington Star
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Prisoners of war [POWs[ -Press view of McGovern -The President’s view Vietnam -Battlefield situation -Possible attack on Hue -Timing -Kissinger’s view -South Vietnamese -Military activity near the Citadel [of Quang Tri] Warnke's security check -Content of briefing -Ellsberg -Questions by Helms
Conversation No. 140-6 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:29 am and 2:11 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 202-16] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-7 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: 2:11 pm - 2:19 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) [See Conversation No. 202-17]
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Conversation No. 140-8 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: 3:45 pm - 3:56 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 202-20] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower Julie Nixon Eisenhower talked with the President between 3:45 pm and 3:46 pm
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6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Conversation No. 140-9 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:56 pm and 3:58 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 202-21] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-10 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: 3:58 pm - 4:11 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 202-22]
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Press relations -Previous interview of Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon [by Marya McLaughlin]
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Transcript -Ronald L. Ziegler -Ziegler -Interviews by Mrs. Nixon -Memorandum from the President to Haldeman -Content -Questions -The President’s and Mrs. Nixon’s relationship with Dwight D. Eisenhower -Visits to White House residence -Henry A. Kissinger’s forthcoming interview with Marvin L. Kalb -The President’s instructions -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] -Transcript of Mrs. Nixon’s interview -Ziegler -Questions during Mrs. Nixon interviews -Checkers speech -Travels to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] and Soviet Union
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Media -Ziegler -Cancellation of Kissinger’s interview with Kalb
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8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
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The President's schedule -Olympic team reception -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Timing -Location -East Room
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Media -Ziegler -Transcript of Mrs. Nixon’s interview -Constance M. (Cornell) Stuart -Cancellation of Kissinger’s interview with Kalb -Howard K. Smith Olympic team reception -The President's possible attendance -Background checks Jeb Stuart Magruder -Information Mrs. Nixon’s previous interview -Ziegler
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Forthcoming report -CBS -The President’s view -NBC
Conversation No. 140-11 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:11 pm and 9:06 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 202-23] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-12 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:11 pm and 9:06 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 202-24] Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon previous interview [by Marya McLaughlin] -Ronald L. Ziegler -Transcript -Forthcoming request for a call to the President -Julie Nixon Eisenhower's reaction to questions
Conversation No. 140-13
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Date: August 16, 1972 Time: 9:06 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 203-1] Request for a call to George Meany -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO]
Conversation No. 140-14 Date: August 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:06 pm and 9:20 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 203-2] George Meany call -Meany’s location
Conversation No. 140-15 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:45 am and 9:01 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 203-4] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Conversation No. 140-16 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 9:01 am - 9:47 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [Conversation No. 203-5; one item has been withdrawn] The President's schedule -Cancellation of trip to Washington, D.C. Speech writing -Progress -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Staff -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's material -Rose Mary Woods's trip to Camp David -Mail -Work pattern -Logistics -Weather The President’s schedule -The President’s forthcoming call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower Veto of the Departments of Labor and Health, Education and Welfare [HEW] Appropriation Act, 1973 -House of Representatives vote Lyndon B. Johnson's endorsement of George S. McGovern -Press reaction -Johnson -The President’s view -John B. Connally -Briefings News report -McGovern’s dispatch of Pierre E.G. Salinger to Paris
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Salinger’s meeting with the North Vietnames Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 9:01 am.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 9:47 am. McGovern news report -Salinger’s meeting with the North Vietnamese -Prisoners of war [POWs] release -Timing -1972 election -Media coverage -McGovern’s denial -Salinger’s view -McGovern’s qualification -Haldeman’s view -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -Salinger’s meeting with the North Vietnamese -Result -McGovern’s involvement in foreign policy -Briefings -W. Ramsey Clark -Washington Post coverage -Television coverage Vietnam -McGovern’s policies -Possible administration reaction -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Charles W. Colson -McGovern -R. Sargent Shriver -Clark -Colson’s view -Timing -Henry A. Kissinger -Haldeman’s view -Ronald L. Ziegler's view -Connally's view -Clark MacGregor's view -Colson's view -Connally's view -Possible speech -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -William P. Rogers -The President’s view -Timing -Negotiations -1968 -Timing -Kissinger -Republican National Convention -Ronald W. Reagan -Washington Post editorial -Clark effort -Colson -Pollsters -The President's view -Public awareness of Vietnam -Network coverage -Shriver -McGovern -Republican Convention -Speech preparation -Kissinger's return -Republican Convention -Kissinger's efforts -Public relations -Clark -Salinger -The Administrations’ possible briefings of McGovern -Carroll Kilpatrick
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Harry S. Truman quotation -Bipartisan foreign policy -Thomas E. Dewey -Investigation of Paul C. Warnke -Security clearance -Necessity -McGovern’s refusal of briefings -Press reaction -McGovern’s policies -Possible Administration reaction -Connally's view -MacGregor's view -Ziegler's view -Bryce N. Harlow's view
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Vietnam -McGovern’s policies -Rogers -Edmund S. Muskie -Haldeman -Kissinger -Saigon -Salinger -Clark -McGovern’s policies -Possible Administration reaction -Timing -Rogers -Reagan -Republican Convention
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Conversation No. 140-17 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 9:47 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 203-6] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 140-18 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 9:48 am - 9:54 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation No. 203-7]
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16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 140-19 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 9:57 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 203-8] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-20 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 9:57 am Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 203-9] H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman's schedule -John B. Connally -Forthcoming call to the President
Conversation No. 140-21 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 9:58 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 203-10] Request for a call to George Meany
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Conversation No. 140-22 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:58 and 10:16 am Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. [Conversation No. 203-12] George Meany -Location -Forthcoming call to the President
Conversation No. 140-23 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 10:16 am - 10:54 am Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman's return call The President talked with Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 203-13]
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 35s ]
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Campaign practices -Demonstrators' antics -The President’s recent conversation with Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Administration's plans -George S. McGovern buttons
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Personnel -John B. Connally's view -Wyatt Thomas Johnson, Jr. -Lyndon B. Johnson -Possible Administration job
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 1m ]
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Administration attitude regarding McGovern's Vietnam position -Connally's view -McGovern -Pierre E.G. Salinger -R. Sargent Shriver -W. Ramsey Clark -The President’s view -Inference in foreign policy -Harry S. Truman quote -The President’s previous comments in 1968 -Effect on negotiations -Connally’s view -Attack on McGovern -The President -William P. Rogers -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Delivery and tone -Gerald R. Ford -Senate Foreign Relations Committee member -Ronald W. Reagan -Margaret Chase Smith -George D. Aiken -Tone -Smith -Vietnam as an issue -Meat crisis -Clark -Shriver -Forthcoming acceptance speech -Polling -Timing of reply
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Republican National Convention -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Smith -Senate Foreign Relations Committee member -Connally's Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] speech -The President’s view -Rhetoric -Partisansip -Democratic orator -Tone -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Writing of speech -Aram Bakshian -Focus -Ronald L. Ziegler -White House involvement -Herbert G. Klein -Adolf Hitler reference by McGovern -Administration reaction -Clark MacGregor -Charles W. Colson -Ziegler -Tone of Democratic campaign -[Arnold] Eric Sevareid's comment -Robert J. Dole
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21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Media -Ziegler -Rebuttal to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon interviewer [Marya McLaughlin] -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Forthcoming interview with Henry A. Kissinger -Barbara Walters -Virginia Sherwood
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Conversation No. 140-24 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 10:56 am - 10:58 am Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 203-14] Call from George Meany The President talked with Meany between 10:56 and 10:58 am. The President’s schedule Birthday greetings -Grandson's birthday National building trades
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Weather The President's schedule -Acceptance speech
Conversation No. 140-25 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 11:10 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 203-15] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Instructions
Conversation No. 140-26 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 11:22 am - 11:29 am Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. Call from H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman The President talked with Haldeman. The President’s forthcoming American Legion speech -Harry S. Truman's quote -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] -Bipartisan tradition -Briefings
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Negotiations with North Vietnamese -Pierre E.G. Salinger's visit to North Vietnam -Reaction by Administration -Haldeman's conversation with Charles W.Colson -Ronald L. Ziegler -Colson’s view -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.’s view -Ziegler's view -Ziegler's possible comments -Repercussions -Effect on negotiations -Paris -Hanoi [Saigon] -Henry A. Kissinger -Future attacks -Haig -Colson -Kissinger -Haig -Ziegler -Further responses -Congressional response -George Logan Act violations -Effect on negotiations -[George S. McGovern] -Briefings
Conversation No. 140-27 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 3:06 pm - 3:21 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. Call from Ronald L. Ziegler Ziegler talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 203-22]
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] interview with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Marya McLaughlin -Ziegler’s conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Transcript -Ziegler’s review -Use of edited sections -Future use -Ziegler's view of questions -Ziegler's view of Mrs. Nixon's performance -Mrs. Nixon’s demeanor -Objective of questions -Hanoi trips by celebrities -Mrs. Nixon's rebuttal -Impact of war on South Vietnam -The President's instructions -McLaughlin -Barbara Walters -Virginia Sherwood -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -McLaughlin -Republican National Convention -Contact with the President’s family -Timothy G. Elbourne -Press relations -The President’s family -Advisability -White House -Overall impact
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25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Vietnam -Actions by George S. McGovern representatives -Comparison to 1968 election -Richard V. (“Dick”) Allen -W[illiam] Averell Harriman -George Logan Act violation -Press reaction -Future responses by the Administration -Rejection of briefings by McGovern -Benefit to McGovern -Pierre E.G. Salinger’s trip to Paris -Statements by McGovern -Youngstown, Ohio -Retraction
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Marvin L. Kalb’s possible interview with Henry A. Kissinger -CBS -Other possible Kissinger interviews -Kissinger’s schedule Salinger visit to Paris -W. Ramsey Clark -Future use by administration -Press reaction -Questions to McGovern -Wire service reports -McGovern justification of Salinger trip -Compared to trips by Kissinger -Questions to Ziegler -Negotiations
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Use of war as issue -Ziegler's possible answers to questions -Haldeman -Ziegler’s recent press conference -Requirements of foreign policy CBS interview of Mrs. Nixon -McLaughlin -Forthcoming call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower by Ziegler
Conversation No. 140-28 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:30 and 10:32 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 204-3] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-29 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 10:32 pm - 10:51 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 204-4] The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -David R. Gergen's effort -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Tax cut figures -Price’s figures compared to Gergen’s figures -The President’s view
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Amounts compared to percentages -1964, 1948 -1969 -Council of Economic Advisers [CEA] -Impact of George S. McGovern budget on taxes -$1000 per person welfare grant proposal -Need for staff help -John K. Andrews, Jr. -Aram Bakshian -Lack of familiarity with the President, Haldeman -Philosophical approach -Price -Andrews's qualifications -Bakshian's qualifications -John D. Ehrlichman's view -Environment -Recitation of accomplishments -Tone -McGovern’s attack on US institutions -Focus of McGovern attack -Economy, foreign policy, law and order -Use of convention forum -Recitation of accomplishments -Tax cuts, inflation, Legacy of Parks -William L. Safire -Division of speech -Course -Challenge -Declaration of goals -Listing of accomplishments -Price -Ehrlichman's view of goals and accomplishments -Economy -Inflation, employment -Wealth redistribution -Question of approach -Price -Patrick E. O'Donnell [?] -Bakshian -Haldeman’s view -John B. Connally's view -Audience scope -The President’s view
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Haldeman’s view -Advertising -Focus on domestic compared to foreign issues -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet Union -Middle East -Africa -Plans of the President compared to McGovern -Democrats -PRC, Soviet Union -Military spending -Gergen's statistics -Tax cuts -Individuals -Price’s draft -1969
Conversation No. 140-30 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:51 pm and 11:02 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 204-5] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-31 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 11:02 pm - 11:04 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) [See Conversation No. 204-6] The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Help for President -John K. Andrews, Jr. -Aram Bakshian's style -Andrews -Use of Biblical material The President's schedule -Andrews -Ronald W. Reagan visit
Conversation No. 140-32 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:04 pm and 11:43 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 204-8] Request for Rose Mary Woods -Aspen Cabin
Conversation No. 140-33 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:04 pm and 11:43 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 204-9A] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Conversation No. 140-34 Date: August 17, 1972 Time: 11:43 pm - 11:49 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 204-9B] Speech -Help for the President -Rose Mary Woods's observation -John K. Andrews, Jr. -The President’s speech to Congress following his trip to the Soviet Union -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Compatibility with Andrews -Price -The President’s view -Aram Bakshian -Stage of writing -Use of writers -Andrews -Price -Andrews -Price -Price's approach -Haldeman's forthcoming talk with Price -John B. Connally -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -List of accomplishments
Conversation No. 140-35 Date: Unknown between August 18 and 19, 1972
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Time: Unknown between 9:15 am, August 18, 1972 and 11:42 am, August 19, 1972 Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 204-13] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-36 Date: Unknown between August 18 and 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:15 am, August 18, 1972 and 11:42 am, August 19, 1972 Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 204-14] The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-37 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:25 am and 11:42 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked to the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 205-3] Request for a call to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 140-38 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: 11:42 am - 11:49 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon. [See Conversation No. 205-5; one item has been withdrawn]
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Republican National Convention -Protection -The President's family -George C. Wallace
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Robert H. Abplanalp's plane's itinerary -Possible use of an Air Force Base [Homestead?]
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -The President’s order
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Conversation No. 140-39 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:49 am and 12:02 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 205-7] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-40 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: 12:02 pm - 12:05 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 205-8]
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Education -Busing -The President's ideas -Reform -Platform ideas -National Education Association [NEA] -Domestic Council -Patrick J. Buchanan
Conversation No. 140-41 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:03 pm and 12:11 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 205-9] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-42 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: 12:11 pm - 12:14 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 205-10] The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Education -Daniel P. (“Pat”) Moynihan -Possible input -Amount
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Busing -Irving Kristol -Busing -Number of words -Press coverage -Michigan -Ideas for speech -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -Typing -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Use of time -Graham's ideas
Conversation No. 140-43 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: 3:03 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 205-15] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-44 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:03 pm and 3:23 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 205-16] Forthcoming return call from H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Conversation No. 140-45 Date: August 19, 1972 Time: 3:23 pm - 3:26 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 205-17] Lawrence F. O'Brien, Jr. investigation -Haldeman's role -George P. Shultz -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -Haldeman’s recent conversation with John [D. Ehrlichman?]
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Conversation No. 140-46 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:45 am and 9:30 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator.
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) [See Conversation No. 206-5] Request for H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Aspen Cabin
Conversation No. 140-47 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:30 am and 10:00 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 206-7A] Request for a call to Rose Mary Woods
Conversation No. 140-48 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: 10:03 am - 10:04 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. [See Conversation No. 206-7B] The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Request for a copy of foreign policy section -Number of words
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 140-49 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:25 am and 12:27 pm Location: Camp David Study Table
The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 206-25] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 140-50 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: 12:27 pm - 12:36 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 206-9]
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Vietnam -George S. McGovern interview -Intentions for South Vietnam -Henry A. Kissinger
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Communists -Reaction -Massacre prediction in South Vietnam -Catholics -Buddhists
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Vietnam -McGovern interview -Kissinger's view Kissinger entered at an unknown time after 12:27 pm. -Attack on Kissinger -McGovern strategy -Purpose -Possible coalition government -Result -Frank F. Mankiewicz -McGovern -Intelligence -California primary -Colson’s view Kissinger talked with Colson at an unknown time after 12:27 pm. -Attacks on Kissinger -Kissinger’s view -McGovern interview -Possible coalition government -Viet Cong
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -North Vietnam -Nguyen Van Thieu -Colson’s view
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Conversation No. 140-51 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:36 pm and 4:00 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 206-13] Request for H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Aspen Cabin
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 140-52 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 6:25 pm and 6:30 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 206-16] Request for H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Aspen Cabin
Conversation No. 140-53 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:52 pm and 10:32 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 206-21] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 140-54 Date: August 20, 1972 Time: 10:32 pm - 10:33 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 206-22]
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Changes -Haldeman’s location -Laurel Cabin -Sycamore Cabin -Reading of speech
Conversation No. 140-55 Date: August 21, 1972 Time: 10:26 am - 10:41 am Location: Camp David Study Table Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 207-3] Richard N. Goodwin's call to Kissinger -George S. McGovern's interview -Attacks on Kissinger -The President's election prospects -Goodwin’s previous article -Goodwin’s possible efforts with Democrats to end Vietnam War -Possible meetings with North Vietnamese -Eugene S. McCarthy -Edward M. Kennedy -Kissinger's schedule -Possible meeting with McCarthy -McCarthy’s possible meeting with North Vietnamese -The President’s view -Kissinger’s view -Judgment of McGovern -Peace -The President’s view -McGovern -1972 election -Post-election period -Peace terms -Publicity
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Kissinger forthcoming meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Acceptance of hydrofoil -Public relations -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Cadillac Kissinger’s meeting with Chinese -Kissinger’s forthcoming trip to the Soviet Union -Forthcoming US-Soviet Union agreement -Chinese reaction -Chinese press Goodwin's efforts -Reaction to McGovern’s attacks on Kissinger -Political reasons -Vietnam strategy Vietnam -Nelson A. Rockefeller’s attack on McGovern -Administration's attacks on McGovern -The President's role -Perception of public The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Foreign policy section -Changes -Initiatives at home -Domestic Council proposals -Poverty, cities, environment, welfare reform -Kissinger’s view -Peace related to problems at home
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William P. Rogers's interview -Press reaction -Knight-Ridder papers -Herbert G. Klein -Kissinger’s conversation with Haldeman -John McCartney -The President’s view Vietnam -Bombing halt -Perception by North Vietnamese -Hubert H. Humphrey -Lyndon B. Johnson -Public opinion -Negotiations -Nguyen Van Thieu's role -Negotiations -Perception by North Vietnamese -1968 tactics combined with 1972 tactics -W[illiam] Averell Harriman -McGovern -Da Nang Valley military situation -North Vietnamese -South Vietnamese -Kissinger’s view -Gen. Frederick C. Weyand -Gen. John W. Vogt, Jr. -Fighting ability of North and South Vietnamese -Citadel [in Quang Tri city] Kissinger's schedule
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Possible meeting with McCarthy
Conversation No. 140-56 Date: August 21, 1972 Time: 11:20 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 207-4] Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 140-57 Date: August 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:20 am and 12:28 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 207-5] Henry A. Kissinger's schedule -Hydrofoil ceremony -Forthcoming return call to the President
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 140-58 Date: August 21, 1972 Time: 12:28 pm - 12:31 pm Location: Camp David Study Table Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 207-6] Hydrofoil presentation -The President's possible use -Timing -Republican National Convention -Potomac River -Florida The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Draft evaders -Numbers -Canada -US foreign relations -Europe -Asia -Latin America -Alliance for Progress -Caracas statement -Africa -Defense capacity of South Vietnam -US air power -Public perception Anatoliy F. Dobrynin’s meeting with Kissinger -Vietnam -Le Duc Tho visit to Moscow -Reception -Politburo member -Rank -Leonid I. Brezhnev
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -North Vietnam -Expectation of concessions -Soviet Union's intentions -US-Soviet relations -People’s Republic of China [PRC]-US relations