357

Date: 
Sep 19, 1972 - Sep 21, 1972
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 357-1 Date: September 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:51 pm and 1:45 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:45 pm.
Conversation No. 357-2 Date: September 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:51 pm and 1:45 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:45 pm.
Conversation No. 357-3 Date: September 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:51 pm and 1:45 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Request for Charles W. Colson The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 12:51 pm and 1:45 pm. [Conversation No. 357-3A] [End of telephone conversation] Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:45 pm.
Conversation No. 357-4 Date: September 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:51 pm and 1:45 pm Location: Executive Office Building
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) The President talked with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting -Time -Bryce N. Harlow -Democrats for Nixon -Meeting on September 20, 1972 at Camp David -John D. Ehrlichman -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Domestic Council staff -Edwin L. Harper -Kenneth W. Cole, Jr. -Meeting [at F St. Club] -Size -Time -George P. Shultz -John B. Connally -The President's trip to Texas -John G. Tower -Weinburger -Attendance at meeting -White House staff
Conversation No. 357-5 Date: September 19, 1972 Time: 1:45 pm - 3:10 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Charles W. Colson.
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1972 campaign -Issues -National defense, amnesty, Vietnam, Watergate, grain and poverty -George S. McGovern -National security as an issue -Melvin R. Laird -John D. Ehrlichman, H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman, Colson -Meet the Press appearance -Various campaign issues -Focus -Emphasis on selected issues Amnesty, Vietnam -McGovern -Social Security -Administration response Louis P. Harris The President talked with Ehrlichman between 1:53 pm and 1:54 pm. [Conversation No. 357-5A] [See Conversation No. 30-5] [End of telephone conversation] Issues during the campaign -Amnesty -News summary -The President's position compared with McGovern -Presentation of issue -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -George Meany -Press coverage -National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] television and Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Amnesty -Amnesty -McGovern -Albert E. Sindlinger -Catholic vote -Aid for parochial schools -Administration position -McGovern -Public relations efforts -Amnesty and marijuana as an issue -Youth vote -Youth -[Meany] quote -Poll questions answers and results -McGovern's supporters lifestyle -McGovern's position in poll results -Harris’ view -Amnesty issue -Domestic Council staff's perception -Impact -Other issues -Administration spokesmen Appearance before United Steel workers by James D. Hodgson Campaign issues -Amnesty and abortion -The President's position The President talked with Ehrlichman between 2:01 pm and 2:02 pm. [Conversation No. 357-5B] [See Conversation No. 30-6] [End of telephone conversation]
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) McGovern -Issues -The President’s view -John N. Mitchell’s view -Amnesty -Possible Congressional action -Strategy
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The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 2:02 pm and 2:29 pm. [Conversation No. 357-5C] Return of call [End of telephone conversation]
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Campaign issues -McGovern -Foreign policy -Foreign policy -Campaign strategy -William P. Rogers -Foreign Affairs Council -Laird -Today show -Theodore H. White -Youth -Unknown person -The President's speech to International Monetary Fund [IMF] -Laird -Public statements in support of the President -Schedule -Rogers -Forthcoming conversation with Colson and Rogers -The President's conversation with Henry A. Kissinger -Public statements made in campaign -News coverage -New York Times, Washington Post -Abram F. Chayes -Newsweek -Editorial -Rogers US foreign policies -US strength -Position in world -Public relations efforts -Laird -Connally -Broadcast -Timing
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Campaign finances -R. Sargent Shriver -Statement -Eunice Kennedy Shriver -Wire story -Clark MacGregor -Press conference -Financial disclosure -Relationship with Kennedy family -McGovern -Kennedy family -Family financial information -Incomes -Trust funds -Servants -Automobiles -Incomes in general -Running for public office
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-Income levels -Steelworkers
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-Taxes -Previous income -McGovern's income 1972 campaign -McGovern's campaign -Question of campaign financing violations -Robert J. Dole Kissinger entered at 2:29 pm. -Number of campaign contribution violations -Stewart R. Mott -Reports US foreign policies -Letters to Edward R.G. Heath, Georges J.R. Pompidou, Willy Brandt, and Leonid I. Brezhnev -National Security Council [NSC] staff -Presidential trips -Visits to US -Sir Alexander F. (“Alec”) Douglas-Home -Maurice Schumann
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Brezhnev and Camp David -Letter to Brezhnev about hydrofoil gift to the President -Andrei A. Gromyko -Trip to US -Itinerary -Rogers -The President's coinciding trip -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Brandt -Letters from the President -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Kissinger left at 2:34 pm. 1972 campaign -Harris poll -Economy -Comparison to Dwight D. Eisenhower's administration -Confidence -Comparison of issues -1956 election, 1954 recession -George Humphrey -1958 recession -Industrial production -Housing starts -Stock market -George H. Gallup poll -Stock market -Individuals following the stock market -New York Times, Washington Post, news magazines -McGovern
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CBS -Possible action News story -Effect -The President’s instructions -Colson The President's schedule -Oval Office Colson left at 3:10 pm.
Conversation No. 357-6 Date: September 19, 1972 Time: 3:10 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Zosimo T. Monson. The President’s schedule -Oval Office Monson left at 3:10 pm.
Conversation No. 357-7 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:16 pm and 3:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 2:16 pm and 3:15 pm. [Conversation No. 357-7B] [End of telephone conversation] The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 2:16 pm and 3:15 pm. [Conversation No. 357-7A] [See Conversation No. 30-13] [End of telephone conversation] The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. The President's schedule -Barber Break-in of Dr. John C. Lungren’s office -Woods's conversation with unknown person -Possible action Issues -Changes in George S. McGovern's position on specific issues -Compared to Barry M. Goldwater
Conversation No. 357-8 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:16 pm and 3:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:15 pm.
Conversation No. 357-9 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:16 pm and 3:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Haldeman's conversation with Dr. John C. Lungren -Reactions to release of information to establish record -The President’s view -Lungren’s staff -Watergate break-in -Compared with break-in of Lungren’s office -The President’s view -Police report -Break-in of Lungren’s office -Public relations -Need to disseminate information -Public reaction -Rose Mary Woods -Conversation with unknown person -Dealing with Watergate
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Conversation No. 357-10 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:16 pm and 3:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Charles W. Colson -Meeting with the President Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:15 pm.
Conversation No. 357-11 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 3:15 pm - 5:02 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Charles W. Colson. Grain sales to the Soviet Union -Possible statement by the President -William L. Safire -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Situation -Earl L. Butz -Knowledge by high officials -Possible firings from jobs -News coverage -George Meany's conversation with George P. Shultz -Public relations response -Butz -Letters from George S. McGovern to Paul Hall in 1965
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Wheat dealers relations with McGovern
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Public statements -The President's conversation with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Language in speeches -Drug statement -Price's staff -The President’s view -Patrick J. Buchanan -The President’s State Department speech -Publicity -Press coverage -Aram Bakshian, Jr. -Noel C. Koch -1972 election Meany -Statement Dr. John C. Lungren -Previous call to the President -Break-in of Lungren's office -Contents -The President’s medical file -Break-in -The President’s view -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Possible publicity
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Arnold A. Hutschnecker -Rose Mary Woods -Purpose -Compared to Watergate -Lawrence F. O’Brien, Jr. -FBI investigation -L[ouis] Patrick Gray, III -Haldeman -Public relations 1972 campaign -McGovern's conversation with assembly workers -Bryce N. Harlow -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] coverage of two unnamed workers -Archie Bunker comparison -Vietnam veteran -News summary Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 3:15 pm. Haldeman's schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 4:46 pm. 1972 campaign -Vietnam veteran -Response to inquiries by McGovern -Albert E. Sindlinger's call to Colson -Sindlinger’s background -Sindlinger's wife -US public reaction to McGovern on Vietnam issue -Boston Globe -Haldeman's analysis of McGovern's campaign -Vietnam War -Vietnam as an issue -Number of wounded and killed by North Vietnam -Henry A. Kissinger's staff -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Cambodia and Laos Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 3:15 pm.
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Haldeman's schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 4:46 pm. Vietnam War -Catholic Bishop of Da Nang, 1964 -Casualties
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-Amnesty issue -Administration's position -Jail -Canada -Canada, Sweden -Average US worker -Colson’s view -Idea toward amnesty and support of America -White House staffers -Economic issue -August 1972 statistics -Consumer Price Index [CPI] -Wholesale [Price] Index [WPI] -Stock market -Reelection of the President -Stock reaction -George H. Gallup -Louis P. Harris
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Watergate McGovern's handling of Vietnam issue -Hanoi trip -Paris trip Watergate -William F. Buckley, Jr.'s column about E. Howard Hunt, Jr. -Buckley’s relationship with Hunt -Bernard Barker -McGovern -McGovern's reaction -McGovern's campaign -Question of source of money -Fidel Castro -McGovern’s reaction to story -Unknown person -Philadelphia -Buchanan -Kenneth W. Clawson -The President’s statement
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Campaign finances -John B. Connally -Henry Kimelman -R. Sargent Shriver -Disclosure -Public statement -Eunice Kennedy Shriver -McGovern-Shriver ticket -Income -Limitations because of income -Edward W. Kennedy -Robert F. Kennedy -Clark MacGregor’s response -John F. Kennedy -1958 campaign -News coverage -Comparison to 1972 campaign -Joseph P. Kennedy -Edward Kennedy -Money involved in campaign -Mrs. Shriver -Shriver’s statement -McGovern's campaign Campaign practices -Rallies, hecklers -McGovern -Image -Efforts -Size of campaign crowds Watergate -Buckley's column on Hunt -CIA
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Motives -Colson -Colson’s view -Fidel Castro -James J. Kilpatrick, Jr. -The President’s conversation with Sanchez -Buckley’s column -Effect on McGovern
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An unknown person talked with the President at an unknown time between 3:15 pm and 4:36 pm. [Conversation No. 357-11A] The President’s schedule [End of telephone conversation]
1972 campaign issues -James D. Hodgson -Economic issues -Robert J. Dole -Amnesty issue -Richard G. Kleindienst -The President’s view -Melvin R. Laird -Colson's conversation with John A. Scali
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) The President talked with Haldeman between 4:36 pm and 4:38 pm. [Conversation No. 357-11B] [See Conversation No. 30-14] [End of telephone conversation] Campaign practices -Break-in of Lungren's office -Press stories -Idea of cover up -Public reactions -Motive -Thomas F. Eagleton
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Public relations -Sindlinger polls -Bombing of North Vietnam -Sindlinger’s view
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Issues and campaign practices -Watergate issue -McCarthyism -Tax issue -George C. Wallace -Harris poll -Wealthy -Property tax -McGovern -Tax reform -McGovern's position on tax program -Corporate taxes -Personal income taxes -National defense -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -News summary -Welfare -McGovern plan -McGovern’s credibility -The President's possible veto of water bill -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Edmund S. Muskie -Taxes -Spending -John W. Byrnes, William B. Saxbe -Budget -Benefits -Colson’s view -Conservatism of American people -Massachusetts primary
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Vietnam -Poll questions -The public’s view -The President's conversation with Laird -Atmosphere of US -Bombings in Vietnam -Shriver -Harris poll -1968 -Vietnam casualties -Social unrest -Narcotics and drug abuse -Immorality -Values of American people McGovern's campaign -Shriver -Potential problems -Vietnam War -Perception of appeasement Colson left at 5:02 pm.
Conversation No. 357-12 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:02 pm and 5:25 pm Location: Executive Office Building
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. Break-in of Dr. John C. Lungren’s office -The President’s view -Unknown person’s view
Conversation No. 357-13 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:02 pm and 5:25 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. Presidential gifts -Unknown woman
Conversation No. 357-14 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:02 pm and 5:25 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Barber -Laredo, Texas visit -Sites -Remarks -John B. Connally's ranch -Rio Grande High School -Residence -Time
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Sports figures -Unknown person -Oval Office Bull left at an unknown time after 5:25 pm.
Conversation No. 357-15 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:02 pm and 5:25 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez and the President left at 5:25 pm.