748

Date: 
Jul 20, 1972 - Jul 21, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Conversation No. 748-1 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: 9:33 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Charles W. Colson Bull left at 9:33 am.
Conversation No. 748-2 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: 9:33 am - 9:45 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's schedule -Agenda -Clark MacGregor, Peter H. Dominick, Robert C. (“Bob”) Wilson -John J. Rhodes -Platform -Breakfast meeting about strategy for Democratic Congress -1972 election -MacGregor -William E. Timmons -John D. Ehrlichman -Cabinet -Dominick, Wilson -Hugh Scott, Gerald R. Ford -Possible meeting with press -Pending legislation -Timmons -Ehrlichman -Cabinet meeting on budget -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Talking points -Duration -Funeral -William T. Pecora -Ehrlichman -Instruction to Butterfield -Weinberger -Weinberger’s recommendation -Environmental Protection Agency [EPA], General Services Administration [GSA], National Aeronautics and Space Administration [NASA], Atomic Energy Commission [AEC] -Breakfast meeting -Agency heads -Ehrlichman -Republican appointees -Press relations -Weinberger -Ehrlichman -Speech -Ehrlichman -Public relations -Domestic Council Butterfield left at 9:45 am
Conversation No. 748-3 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: 9:45 am - 10:38 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson. The President’s schedule -Governors -Revenue sharing -1972 election -Forthcoming meeting Revenue sharing
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
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The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 9:45 am and 9:54 am. [Conversation No. 748-3A] Possible letter to Margaretta (“Happy”) Rockefeller -Rockefeller's mother death [End of telephone conversation]
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The President left at an unknown time before 9:54 am.
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An unknown person [H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman?] entered at an unknown time after 9:45 am. The President’s schedule
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) An unknown person [Haldeman?] left and the President entered at an unknown time before 9:54 am. The White House operator talked with Colson at an unknown time between 9:45 am and 9:54 am. [Conversation No. 748-3B] [See Conversation No. 27-16] Marjorie P. Acker -Telephone call The President talked with Acker at an unknown time between 9:45 am and 9:54 am. [End of telephone conversation] The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:45 am and 9:54 am. [Conversation No. 748-3C] [See Conversation No. 27-17] [End of telephone conversation] Margaretta Rockefeller -Condolence letter -Nelson A. Rockefeller’s schedule -Israel -White House staff -The President's conversation with Dr. W. Kenneth Riland July 19, 1972 -White House staff White House staff
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The President talked with Margaretta Rockefeller between 9:54 am and 9:56 am. [Conversation No. 748-3d] [See Conversation No. 27-18] [End of telephone conversation]
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Labor -Vote -George S. McGovern -The President’s action on Pay Board -George Meany McGovern's statement on “power brokers” -Jay Lovestone Lovestone’s schedule The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:56 am and 10:38 am. [Conversation No. 748-3E] [See Conversation No. 27-19] [End of telephone conversation]
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Colson's forthcoming call to Lovestone -McGovern's statement on "power brokers" -The President’s reaction -Effect on rank and file -Meany -The President's treatment -John B. Connally -News conference comment -Timing -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -National defense -Motive -Votes -Media coverage -Haldeman -News summary -Unknown person ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 30m 44s ]
Colson talked with Lovestone at an unknown time between 9:56 am and 10:38 am. [Conversation No. 748-3F] [See Conversation No. 27-20] [End of telephone conversation]
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7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Conversation No. 748-4 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:38 am and 10:59 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. Unknown man's schedule -Request for a call
Conversation No. 748-5 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:38 am and 10:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's schedule -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman's recommendation -Agency heads -Breakfast meeting -Cabinet meeting Butterfield left at an unknown time before 10:59 am.
Conversation No. 748-6 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:38 am and 10:59 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. Movie [Skyjacked] -Wire to Charlton Heston
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -White House theater -Academy Award
Conversation No. 748-7 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:38 am and 12:02 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Meeting with Armand Hammer -Off-the-record basis -Compared to on-the-record bases -Henry A. Kissinger's possible objection -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Kissinger's possible objection H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman entered at 10:59 am. -Hammer -Quotes -Staff -Business deal with Soviet Union Bull left at an unknown time before 11:00 am. -Haldeman’s schedule [The following portion of the conversation is included in RG 460; there is no transcript for this portion.] Hammer entered at 11:00 am.
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Hammer's trip to Soviet Union -The President’s trip to the Soviet Union -Hammer’s statement -Business deal Hammer's meeting with Peter G. Peterson in Morocco Arrangements for photograph session -Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy Hammer's meeting with Peterson -Taft Schreiber Soviet Union -Dealings with businessmen -Possible trade center -Hammer's conversation with Stephen D. Bechtel -Time interview -Russian word -The President's and Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's previous trip -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin's trip to California -Henry Kissinger's dinner -Col. Robert M. Behr [?] -June Haver's singing -Fred MacMurray -Russian language -Spanish language -Russian word -The President’s efforts -Hammer's contacts with Vladimir I. Lenin -Farm concession -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Letter -Henry Ford -Franklin D. Murphy -Date -Kissinger -Press release after signing of agreement -Peterson -White House cooperation with Hammer -Peterson -Book [Quest of the Romanoff Treasure] -Mrs. Nixon
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Hammer's relations with Lenin -Correspondence -Photographs of Hammer during Soviet famine -White House cooperation with Hammer -Peterson -Kissinger -Peter M. Flanigan -Helmut (“Hal”) Sonnenfeldt -Kissinger -Vietnam Hammer’s art collection -[Quest of the Romanoff Treasure] -Hammer's acquisition of Russian crown jewels -Peter Karl Faberge -Art galleries in New York -Hammer -Frances (Tolman) Hammer -Knodler -Dorothy B. Chandler Hammer's trip to Soviet Union -Soviet Minister of Culture [Ekaterina A. Furtseva] -Exchange of art exhibits -Royal Academy -Hermitage -Pushkin -The Netherlands The President's trip to Soviet Union -Pavlovsky Catalog of Hammer's art collection -Royal Academy -Los Angeles -National Gallery of Art John A. (“Jack”) Mulcahy -Exhibit in Dublin of Hammer's collection -Invitation to Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Date Ireland
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Violence in north -Great Britain Irish ancestry of the President and Mrs. Nixon -Mrs. Hammer’s view Hammer's lunch with Katharine L. Graham -Mrs. Hammer -Graham -The President’s view Article for Mrs. Nixon Anna (“Grandma”) Moses -Gift for Mrs. Nixon -Portfolio San Clemente -Statue -Invitation to Hammer and Mrs. Hammer -Herbert W. Kalmbach -Adele (Langston) Rogers Soviet Union -Nikolai Patolichev -Pencil-making -Hammer’s enterprises -Compared to other efforts -Missiles, moon missions The President's conversation with Chou En-Lai -Pencil-making Hammer's trip to Soviet Union in 1961 -Nikita S. Khrushchev -Kennedy -Trade -Luther Hodges, Sr. -Anastas Mikoyan -Conversation with Hammer -Khrushchev -Conversation with Hammer -Meeting with Khrushchev
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -India -Jawaharlal Nehru -Mikoyan -Trade ban on crab meat -Slave labor -Hammer's subsequent meeting with Kennedy and Hughes -C. Douglas Dillon -Secret Service -Japanese fishermen -Josef V. Stalin -Dobrynin -Presentation of pencil -Visit to pencil factory -Mrs. Hammer -Moscow River -Meeting with staff members and Khrushchev -Khrushchev's subsequent speech -Hammer's pencil concession from Lenin Hammer's last trip to Soviet Union -Art collection -Climate of relations -Congress US foreign policy -Soviet Union -People's Republic of China [PRC] Democrats for Nixon -The President’s conversation with John B. Connally -Marvin Watson -Relationship with Hammer -1972 election’s importance -Watson -Connally -Hammer’s view -Occidental Petroleum’s success -Libyan investment -Muammar Qaddafi, Abdul Salam Jalud -Hammer’s call of July 19, 1972 -Connally’s call to Hammer -Role in Lyndon B. Johnson administration -Relationship with Johnson
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Johnson’s view of the President and his policies -The President’s possible call to Johnson -Possible results of a McGovern victory -Mrs. Hammer -Frank L. Rizzo -Australia -Role with Occidental -Soviet Union -Connally -The President’s possible call to Johnson -Haldeman -Role with Occidental -Neil Colby -Colby -Role in Johnson administration -McGovern -Relationship with Hammer -The President’s possible call to Johnson -Timothy Babcock -Role with Occidental -Soviet Union trip -Washington, DC -Watson -Connally -Johnson -Contract -Stock options Hammer's trip to Soviet Union -Effect on Occidental's stock price -The President -Tankers -Libya -Tanker losses -Restriction on New York Stock Exchange trading -New York Times -Hammer's possible conversation with Soviets -Size of lots -Telegraph Agency of the Soviet Union [TASS] reporter -Lotus Club -Puss `N' Boots Bar Painting
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Howard [Surname unknown] Hammer’s political contributions -Maurice H. Stans Presentation of gifts by the President -Photograph of Nixon family -Cufflinks Soviet Union -William P. Rogers -Cultural exchange with US -Furtseva -Sonnenfeldt Mrs. Hammer Los Angeles Art show in Dublin, Ireland -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Irish votes -Mulcahy Hammer left and Bull entered at 11:39 am. [End of RG 460 Portion] Bull left at an unknown time before 11:50 am.
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15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Hammer -Flanigan's opinion -Memorandum -Financial situation -Compared to other oil companies -Standard Oil of Jersey -Compared to Business Council members -Henry E. Ford, II -Flanigan -Marvin Watson's role with Occidental -Timothy Babcock -Watson -Wealth -Stock -Compared to Norton Simon -David J. Mahoney, Jr. -Compared to H. Ross Perot Irving Kristol -View on stock options -Taxes -Reading file -Business managers -Risk -Risk -Investors Business managers -Recruitment -Supply and demand -Watson
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16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Polls -News summary of July 20, 1972 -Handling -Selectivity Hammer John B. Connally’s schedule Butterfield entered at 11:50 am. Cabinet meeting July 21, 1972 -Breakfast July 21, 1972 -John N. Mitchell -Stans -Connally Butterfield left at 11:52 am. Mitchell -Forthcoming meeting with Haldeman -Martha Mitchell Watergate -Haldeman's forthcoming meeting with John W. Dean, III -Dean's role -Haldeman, John D. Ehrlichman -Charles W. Colson -Jeb Stuart Magruder -Tenure -Mitchell -Possible statement -Hugh W. Sloan, Jr. -Possible testimony -Immunity -Role -Knowledge -Campaign Spending Act -Possible testimony -Fifth Amendment -Magruder
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Possible immunity -Haldeman conversation with Dean -Burglars -G[eorge] Gordon Liddy -Immunity -Possible effects -Magruder -Public expression of participants' motives -George S. McGovern -Immunity -Magruder -Removal from position -Hugh Sloan -Herbert L. (“Bart”) Porter -Possible witnesses -Magruder -Mitchell
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Butterfield entered at an unknown time after 11:52 am. Robert Warnecke Butterfield left at an unknown time before 12:02 pm. Meeting -Connally -Colson -White House staff -Haldeman -Colson
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Haig -Briefing of McGovern July 21, 1972 -The President's presence -Location Press coverage -Kissinger -Meany Watergate -Ehrlichman's view Haldeman left at 12:02 pm.
Conversation No. 748-8 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: 12:03 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. George S. McGovern's briefing -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman's view
Conversation No. 748-9 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: 12:03 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger -Executive Office Building [EOB]
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 748-10 Date: July 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:03 pm, July 20, 1972 and 10:09 am, July 21, 1972 Location: Oval Office Unknown persons [Secret Service agents] entered. The President's location The agents left at an unknown time before 10:09 am, July 21, 1972.