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Date: 
Oct 14, 1972 - Oct 15, 1972
Location: 
Camp David
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 220-1 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:45 pm and 3:46 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 149-1]
Conversation No. 220-2 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 3:46 pm - 3:49 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. [See Conversation No. 149-2; one item has been withdrawn]
Conversation No. 220-3 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:49 pm and 3:50 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 149-3]
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Conversation No. 220-4 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 3:50 pm -3:53 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. [See Conversation No. 149-4]
Conversation No. 220-5 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 4:05 pm - 4:30 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. College football -Current ranking of teams -University of Oklahoma -University of Southern California [USC] Vietnam negotiations -Possible settlement -Previous meeting with Henry A. Kissinger -Timing of settlement -John D. Ehrlichman, Clark MacGregor -Forthcoming US election -Electorate -George S. McGovern’s supporters -Right wing -November 15, 1972 -Strategy -[Nancy S. Maginnes] -Conversation with Kissinger -Conversation with Haldeman
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Unnamed man in charge of New York campaign telephone banks for the Committee to Re-elect the President [CRP] -Calls to New York area Democrats -Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan -Support for the President -Polling techniques -American Institute for Public Opinion -Increase after McGovern's Vietnam speech -Irish ancestry of voters -Patriotism
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Issues -Vietnam War -Peace issue -Possible risks for the Administration -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Situation -Casualties -Timing of settlement -1972 election -The President’s conversation with Kissinger -Possible cease-fire -Breaches -Type of settlement
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Success -McGovern
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Schedule -Bill signing ceremony -Revenue sharing signing ceremony in Philadelphia An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 5:25 pm. Congress -Telephone call to the President from Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Conference report The unknown man left at an unknown time before 4:30 pm. Congress -House Resolution [HR] 1 conference -Spending ceiling limitation Haldeman left at 4:30 pm.
Conversation No. 220-6
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:30 pm and 7:40 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:40 pm.
Conversation No. 220-7 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:06 pm and 7:40 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 149-5]
Conversation No. 220-8
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:17 pm and 7:40 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The Camp David operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 149-6]
Conversation No. 220-9 Date: Unknown between October 14 and 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:17 pm, October 14 and 9:16 am, October 15, 1972 Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 9:16 am, October 15, 1972.
Conversation No. 220-10
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Date: October 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:57 am and 9:16 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 149-7]
Conversation No. 220-11 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: 9:16 am - 9:24 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire
The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. [See Conversation No. 149-8]
Conversation No. 220-12 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:16 am and 10:55 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The press -The White House staff's position -Comparison to Lyndon B. Johnson's staff -Support of the President for staff members -Ronald L. Ziegler
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Henry A. Kissinger's treatment of staff -Clark MacGregor, Frederic V. Malek -Direct mail story -Fallibility -The President's California property -New York Times story -Secret Service facilities at San Clemente -Comparison to R. Sargent Shriver story -The ownership of the property -John D. Ehrlichman -[Wally Turners] -Reporters contact over the years -Number of stories -Los Angeles Times -Haldeman’s possible telephone call to Otis Chandler -The Shriver trust -Use of story Instructions to turn something down Campaign practices -Lawrence F. O'Brien, Jr.'s tax returns -Effect on O'Brien of White House action -Unnamed man in Minnesota [Kenneth Dahlberg ?] Watergate and campaign practices -Dwight L. Chapin -Story -Hearsay -Donald H. Segretti -Young [First name unknown] -University of Southern California [USC] -Role -Loyalty of White House staff -1968 campaign -Leonard Garment, Frank J. Shakespeare -Conversation with [Joe McGinniss for The Selling of the President]
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Confidentiality -Response to story -Segretti -Background of story -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] inquiry -G[eorge] Gordon Liddy's telephone list -Segretti -Segretti's attempts to reach Chapin -Conversation with Young -[Unknown person] -Revelation of information -The Washington Post's telephone call of October 13, 1972 -Affadavit from Young -Chapin's involvement with Segretti -Chapin-Segretti meeting with E. Howard Hunt, Jr. in Miami -Ehrlichman, Richard A. Moore, John W. Dean III -Draft of statement in response to charges -Chapin's relationship with Hunt -Chapin, Gordan C. Strachan -Relationship with Segretti -Time magazine story -Newsweek [?] -Young -Washington Post, Time magazine -Newsweek -Segretti -Possible response to charges -Activities -Dick Tuck -Guidance -Washington Post story -Wording -Segretti's current contacts with Dean -Segretti -Background at USC -Chapin, Strachan -relationship -Investigation
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -FBI -Possible discovery of Herbert W. Kalmbach's role -Payments to Segretti -Chapin's recruitment of Segretti -Chapin, Patrick J. Buchanan's 1968 campaign activities -Kalmbach -Possible response -FBI -Statement from Chapin about his relationship with Segretti -Segretti role outside the White House staff -Independence -Liddy's Committee to Re-elect the President [CRP] operation -Payments -Kalmbach -Liddy -Kalmbach's role -Liddy's reaction to Segretti's activities -Dean -Liddy -Charles W. Colson's knowledge -Separation of activities -Young's role in revelation of information -Democratic activities -Press's double standard -Press coverage -Washington Post, Time magazine -Time magazine -Use of Strachan's name -Source for story -Grand jury, FBI -Ehrlichman's conversation with L[ouis] Patrick Gray, III about leaks -George S. McGovern's October 15, 1972 speech about corruption -Washington Post story's timing -Chapin's access to the President -Response to charges
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Chapin’s response -Ehrlichman's response -Hearsay -Haldeman’s view -Young's statement -Motivation -Segretti -Maurice H. Stans -Effect of charges -Response to charges -Comparison to underworld figures -Sherman Adams and the vicuna coat charges during the Dwight D. Eisenhower administration -Eisenhower's response -Dean -Wedding -Maureen (Biener) Dean
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-Chapin-Segretti story -White House involvement -Chapin's access to the President -White House response -Chapin -The President’s view -Kalmbach -Involvement with funds -Unnamed West Coast lawyer
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Segretti's use of names -Hunt, Chapin -Young statement -Editorialized use -Revelation of information about Kalmbach's role -FBI -Statement Vietnam negotiations -Kissinger’s activities -Options -Haldeman’s conversation with Kissinger -1972 election -November 15, 1972 -Possible trip to Hanoi -Paris, Saigon -Possible press speculation -Hanoi -1972 election -Kissinger’s judgment -President’s view -Military options -1968 bombing pause by Johnson -Comparisons -Haldeman’s view -Nguyen Van Thieu -Possible reaction to proposed settlement -Kissinger -Hanoi -Role -Kissinger’s view -Thieu -Possible reaction -Paris peace talks -Use of the term coalition -State Department request -Council for National Concord -Thieu’s reaction -Kissinger’s itinerary
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Forthcoming trip to Paris -Saigon -1972 election -Type of settlement -1972 election -Kissinger’s attitude -[Nancy S. Maginnes] -Kissinger's schedule The President left at an unknown time after 9:30 am. Haldeman talked with the Camp David operator at an unknown time between 9:30 am and 10:55 am. [Conversation No. 220-12A] [See Conversation No. 181-2] An unknown person talked with Haldeman at an unknown time between 9:30 am and 10:55 am. Haldeman talked with Kissinger at an unknown time. [End of telephone conversation] The President entered at an unknown time before 10:55 am. Vietnam negotiations -Kissinger’s schedule -The President’s schedule -Kissinger’s suggested strategy -Kissinger’s itinerary -Saigon -Thieu -Possible outcome of settlement -Timing -1972 election -Paris, Saigon, Hanoi -Kissinger’s concern -Cease-fire
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Kissinger’s perspective -Motivation -Chances for settlement before 1972 election -Kissinger’s possible view -Impact -1972 election -Young supporters of the President -McGovern Campaign practices -Vietnam -McGovern’s use of recording anonymous voice [at University of Minnesota, October 12, 1972] -Hypothetical use of anonymous phone call -Press reaction -McGovern’s press secretary [Richard Dougherty] -McGovern -Campaign funds -Stewart R. Mott
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Vietnam negotiations -Possible trip by Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Kissinger’s reaction -Possible settlement -Strategy -Thieu -Possible effect
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Thieu -Kissinger’s trip to Saigon Watergate and campaign practices -Kalmbach's role -Ehrlichman and Haldeman -Chapin, Segretti -Response to future revelations about Kalmbach -Ehrlichman’s meeting -Meeting compared to one with William P. Rogers -As spokesman -Possible questions -Comparison to Clark MacGregor and Herbert G. Klein -Chapin -Charges -Time magazine -Life magazine -Story -Washington compared to national focus -Washington Post, Los Angeles Times Foreign relations -Roy L. Ash’s trip to Europe -Meeting in West Germany with Franz-Josef Strauss -Message for the President -Kissinger -Request from Strauss -November 19, 1972 Bundestag elections -Willy Brandt -Unknown intelligence source -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -West Berlin -Voting power -Bundestag -Dr. Rainer Barzel -Christian Democratic Union [CDU] -Egon Bahr -Proposal -Four power approval
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -USSR, France, US -Possible US position -Delay -November election -West Berlin -Statehood -USSR -Ash’s view -Barzel -Strauss -Forthcoming West German election -Strauss’s request -Kissinger -Strauss’s possible view -US-Soviet relations
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-West Germany -Taiwan, Republic of China -Ash’s role -Strauss -Kissinger -US-Soviet relations -Haig -Kissinger -Paris negotiations -Strauss’s message for the President
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Kissinger -Reply to Strauss -Instructions for Ash -West German election -Kissinger -Barzel -Brandt -Haig -Kissinger -Haldeman -Ash’s trip -Strauss
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Watergate and campaign practices -Charges -Counterattack -Chapin story in Washington Post -Role in White House -Possible public reaction -Tie to Strachan, Haldeman, Ehrlichman, Ziegler -USC -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Response by John B. Connally to McGovern -Focus on issues -Forthcoming television broadcast -Timing
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Funding -Democrats for Nixon -Dwayne O. Andreas -Meeting in New York, Chicago -Nicholas Rosa, Andreas -Focus of request for funds -Democrats for Nixon -Nature of funds -Kalmbach -Revelations -Existence of fund -Reporting -Relation to CRP -International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Frank Demarco, Jr. -Stans -As fundraiser -Role as the President's lawyer -News story -New York Times -Control -News media -Handling revelations Speeches -Rogers -Conversation with Ehrlichman -Haldeman -Colson's recommendations -Connally -The Establishment and press The press -Washington Post, New York Times -White House contacts -Kissinger's meetings with Time magazine and Los Angeles Times staffs -Life magazine -“Dirty tricks”
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Campaign practices -McGovern's handling of charges Vietnam negotiations -Possible settlement -1972 election -Possible late October announcement -1962 Cuban missile crisis -Effect on the President’s gubernatorial race in California -John F. Kennedy -Effect of settlement -Possible announcement -Public reaction -Troop withdrawal, POWs -Duration -Content -Edward M. Kennedy’s forthcoming Congressional hearings on Watergate -Timing Congress -Water bill -Quorum -Veto -Chances for sustention -Quorum -Republicans -Congressional action -Accomplishments The President's schedule -Return to Washington -Charles G. ("Bebe") Rebozo -Robert H. Abplanalp -Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 8 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 34s ]
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Campaign practices -Charges -Staff -CRP -Loyalty -Comparison to 1968 -[Joe McGinniss] -[The Selling of the President] -Hugh W. Sloan, Jr.
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Kalmbach -Information on further developments Haldeman left at 10:55 am.
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 220-13 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:55 am and 11:07 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 149-9]
Conversation No. 220-14 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: 11:07 am - 11:21 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 149-10; two items have been withdrawn]
Conversation No. 220-15 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: 11:24 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 149-11]
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 220-16 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:24 am and 11:35 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The Camp David operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 149-12]
Conversation No. 220-17 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:24 am and 12:00 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 149-13]
Conversation No. 220-18 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: 12:00 pm - 12:14 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See Conversation No. 149-14]
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 220-19 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:14 pm and 7:53 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:53 pm.
Conversation No. 220-20 Date: October 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:14 pm and 7:53 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President dictated a memorandum for the file.
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24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 8m 28s
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