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Date: 
Jul 28, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 756-1 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:40 am and 10:00 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman and Alexander P. Butterfield. Butterfield left at an unknown time before 9:44 am. The President's schedule -[Antonio D. Neto] -Jack D. Maltester -David J. Mahoney, Jr. -Signing ceremony for Federal Crop Insurance Act -Future Farmers of America [FFA] -Call to Michael J. Mansfield, July 27, 1972 -Allen J. Ellender's funeral -Memorial service -Effect of the President’s attendance -Richard B. Russell's funeral -Trip to South -Louisiana Henry A. Kissinger entered at 9:44 am. The President's schedule -Ellender's funeral -Effect of the President’s attendance -Forthcoming call to Mansfield's office -Transportation -The President’s plane -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Transportation -The President’s plane -Campaign staff -[Thomas] Hale Boggs, F. Edward Hebert -Russell B. Long, Mansfield -Otto E. Passman -The President's itinerary -Ronald L. Ziegler's forthcoming announcement -[Carl B. Albert] -Transportation
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -The President’s plane -Louisiana delegation -Joe D. Waggonner, Jr. Kissinger's schedule -Europe Haldeman left at an unknown time before 10:00 am. Kissinger's schedule -Sir Burke Trend -Meeting at British Embassy -Ireland -W[illiam] Averell Harriman -Trend -Meeting with the President -Timing -George R.S. Baring [Earl of Cromer] -Harriman -Call to Kissinger, July 27, 1972 -Joseph C. Kraft -Trip to Hanoi -Alice Roosevelt Longworth, Joseph W. Alsop Harriman -Conversation with Kissinger, July 27, 1972 -George S. McGovern -Compared to Thomas F. Eagleton -Treatment at Democratic National Convention -Haldeman’s view McGovern -Views about Europe, Greece -The President’s recent press conference, July 27, 1972 Vietnam -Negotiations -Prospects -The President’s recent press conference -Press coverage -Effect of Congress -Albert -Kissinger’s comments
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Effect of Congress -Breakdown -Timing -Resumption of talks -Effect of Congress and [McGovern] -1972 election -North Vietnamese -Forthcoming press conference -The President’s recent press conference -Transcript -Kissinger's conversation with Charles McC. Mathias, Jr., Ted Stevens, Marlow W. Cook -Cook, Charles H. Percy, and Stevens -Reelection prospects -Kissinger's conversation with Cook -The President's recent press conference -Amendment -The President’s recent conversation with Albert -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Kissinger’s efforts -Political settlement -US military efforts -Mining -Timing of vote in Congress -1972 election -Views of Boggs and Albert -Timing of vote in Congress -Disclosure of record -Ellender funeral -William E. Timmons -Kissinger’s schedule -Paris Kissinger’s efforts McGovern -Harriman's views -Europe, Greece -Longworth -Alsop Vietnam -Harriman’s views
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Possible US withdrawal -Nguyen Van Thieu -Possible US withdrawal -Difficulties -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Possible legislation Kissinger’s schedule The President's schedule -Trend -Breakfast Kissinger left at 10:00 am.
Conversation No. 756-2 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:00 am and 10:02 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Telephone call from Tricia Nixon Cox -The President’s schedule -Breakfast -Return call Secret Service -Tricia Nixon Cox’s schedule -Shopping Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:00 am. The President's schedule -Otto E. Passman -John D. Ehrlichman -Republican Party platform Butterfield and Bull left at 10:02 pm.
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 756-3 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 10:03 am - 11:04 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's schedule -Allen J. Ellender's funeral -Wives of officials -Accommodations on plane -Very important person [VIP] section -William E. Timmons, Thomas C. Korologos -Richard K. Cook -Bryce N. Harlow -John D. Ehrlichman Henry A. Kissinger entered at 10:04 am. Vietnam -Study on bombing dikes in North Vietnam -Forthcoming State Department briefing -Photographs -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -The President’s recent statement -William P. Rogers -U. Alexis Johnson, William H. Sullivan -Rogers's views -Defense Department -Controversy -Compared to possible Defense Department briefing -Rogers -Meeting with the President -Possible telephone call -Facts -The President’s recent statement -Compared to possible Defense Department briefing Kissinger left at 10:06 am. State Department -Dispute with Defense Department
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Rogers Rogers -Conflict handling The President's schedule -Ellender's funeral -Politicking The President's recent press conference, July 27, 1972 -Subjects -Foreign policy and politics -Domestic topics -Busing -Environment -Office of Economic Opportunity [OEO] -Child care -Legal services -Veto strategy -National economy Thomas Eagleton -Forthcoming press conference -Continuance on ticket -Jack N. Anderson -George S. McGovern's statement -Public attitude
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Senate
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Anderson -Story about Eagleton -White House response -Haldeman’s possible conversation with Herbert G. Klein -Story -The President’s recent conversation with [Thomas] Hale Boggs and Gerald R. Ford -Purpose -Anderson papers -Veracity -Washington Post -Radio broadcast Los Angeles Newspaper Guild -Endorsement of McGovern -George Putnam’s possible action Alexander M. Haig, Jr.'s forthcoming briefings -George C. Wallace -Nelson A. Rockefeller, Ronald W. Reagan
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Wallace’s health -Health -Unknown person -William F. (“Billy”) Graham
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Space shuttle -Contract -Notifications -Peter M. Flanigan’s role -The President's conversations -John N. Mitchell -Ehrlichman -Rockefeller -Politically subtle projects -Ehrlichman -Computers -Mitchell Flanigan -Usefulness in political matters -Soviet grain deal, trade
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An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 10:06 am. New York Times, Washington Post The unknown person left at an unknown time before 10:35 am.
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
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An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 10:06 am. Newspapers The unknown person left at an unknown time before 10:35 am. Newspaper coverage -Eagleton -Photograph -The President’s recent press conference -New York liberals -Kurt Waldheim -Eagleton -Photograph -Herbert L. (“Herblock”) Block -[Washington Post story] -Yolanda Gomez -Financial aid
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10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) ***************************************************************** Watergate -Grand jury -Henry E. Petersen's conversation with John W. Dean III -Forthcoming indictments -Timing -Forthcoming indictments -E. Howard Hunt, G[eorge] Gordon Liddy -Possible statement An unknown person entered and left at an unknown time before 10:35 am. -Timing of trials -1972 election -Timing -Dean's view -Effect -Republican National Convention -Television coverage The President's schedule -Ellender's funeral -Timing -Departure Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:06 am. Request for a meeting with Ronald L. Ziegler Bull left at an unknown time before 10:35 am. The President's schedule -Ellender's funeral -Transportation -Planes -Boeing 707 -New Orleans -Helicopter -Length An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 10:06 am.
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
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The unknown person left at an unknown time before 10:35 am. The President's schedule -Ellender's funeral -Transportation -Helicopter -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Attendance -Richard B. Russell Ziegler entered at 10:35 am. Ellender's funeral -Ziegler's forthcoming announcement -The President’s attendance -Senate leadership -Transportation -Michael J. Mansfield, Boggs -Russell’s funeral -President Pro Tem -The President’s frienship with Ellender[?] -Ellender's luncheons -The President’s attendance -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Soviet Union trip -Quote -Louisiana’s power -Russell B. Long, Otto E. Passman, F. Edward Herbert, Mansfield, Hugh Scott, Joe D. Waggonner, Jr., Boggs
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
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The President's schedule -Press conferences -Patrick J. Buchanan's views -Points on foreign policy, politics -Jerrold L. Schecter's conversation with Ziegler -Tone in Oval Office -Garnett D. (“Jack”) Horner's conversation with Ziegler -Horner -Travel with the President -Florida, California, Hawaii -Washington Star's finances Horner -Age -Health and lifestyle Newsmen -Health and lifestyle -Frank Cormier -John F. Osborne -California -Merriman Smith -Work -Work -Cormier -Horner -Dictation from notes The President's press conferences -Newsmen
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Methods of work -Wire service news leads -Dictation from notes -Typing
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An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 10:35 am. The President's schedule -Meeting with Ehrlichman The unknown man left at an unknown time before 11:00 am.
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The President’s recent press conference -Vietnam -Bombing of dikes -State Department -Conventional compared to nuclear power
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
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The President's recent press conference -Absence of cameras -Network mention -Photographs -Absence -Future occasions -Wire services Ziegler left at 11:00 am. Watergate -Grand jury -Forthcoming indictments -Hunt, Liddy and burglars -Timing of trials -1972 election -Civil suit -Timing -Status -Possible trials -Timing -1972 election -Pleas -Hunt -Possible leaks -Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigations [FBI] -Cover-up Weather
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -The President's schedule Haldeman left at 11:04 am.
Conversation No. 756-4 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:04 am and 11:06 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 28-7]
Conversation No. 756-5 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 11:06 am - 11:11 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. [See Conversation No. 28-8; four items have been withdrawn]
Conversation No. 756-6 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:11 am and 11:15 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -David J. Mahoney, Jr. -Jack D. Maltester -Camp David -Departure time -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Mr. and Mrs. Roger E. Johnson -Golf
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Rose Mary Woods, Dr. Walter R. Tkach -Dinner -Helicopter Bull left at an unknown time before 11:15 am.
Conversation No. 756-7 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 11:15 am - 11:37 am Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman. Greetings [No conversation]
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Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:15 am. The President's July 27, 1972 press conference transcripts -Tricia Nixon Cox, Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Questions and Answers -Politics Bull left at an unknown time before 11:37 am. Space shuttle -Announcement about Grumman Corporation
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -The President's conversation with John N. Mitchell, July 27, 1972 -Peter M. Flanigan -Ehrlichman's conversation with Nelson A. Rockefeller -Time of announcement -Flanigan’s staff Flanigan -The President’s conversation with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Dale Griffin -John E. Nidecker -Usefulness in political matters -Irish airlines -Soviet grain deal -Memoranda -Loyalty, judgment -[Surface Transportation Act] -George A. Smathers -Energy policy [Surface Transportation Act] -Smathers -Letter to the President -Forthcoming call from Ehrlichman Flanigan -International oil situation -Political aspects -Future in administration Grumman Corporation -Ehrlichman's conversation with Rockefeller -Possible announcement -The President's conversation with Mitchell -Mitchell's forthcoming conversation with [David] Kenneth Rush -F-14s -Mohammed Reza Pahlavi [Shah of Iran] -Ehrlichman’s forthcoming conversation with Henry A. Kissinger -Kissinger’s schedule -George R.S. Baring [Earl of Cromer] -Press coverage -New York Times -Photograph -Layoffs
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Subcontracts -Flanigan -Relationship with business people, McDonnell-Douglas Corporation Flanigan L. Nicholas Ruwe -Possible role with administration -Chief of protocol -Rose Mary Woods’s view -Relationship with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Emil (“Bus”) Mosbacher, Jr. -Possible role with administration -Ambassadorship to the Court of St. James -Woods’s view -Phillip [Prince of England] -Sailing Leonard W. Hall and Robert H. Finch -Possible roles in campaign -Clark MacGregor -Woods’s view White House staff -Loyalty -Haldeman -Social interaction -Flanigan -Domestic Council -Flanigan’s duties -Oil -Political sensitivity Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:15 am. The President's schedule -Antonio D. Neto, Joao Augusto de Araujo Castro -Photographers -US Information Agency [USIA] Bull left at an unknown time before 11:37 am.
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Charles W. Colson -Thomas W. Braden's column, July 28, 1972 -Watergate -Reaction Ehrlichman left at 11:37 am.
Conversation No. 756-8 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 11:37 am - 11:54 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Antonio D. Neto, Joao Augusto de Araujo Castro, and Alexander M. Haig, Jr. The White House photographer was present at the beginning of the conversation. Introductions Arrangements for photograph session -Seating Emilio Garrastazu Medici -Health -Relations with US Photographs -Copies -Distribution Medici -Greetings -Meeting with John B. Connally -International monetary order Neto -Connally’s view -California Latin America -National economies -Brazil -Importance
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Argentina -Brazil’s example -Political stability -Investment Argentina -Wealth -Political stability -Unknown finance ministers -Successions -Effect on policymaking [Unintelligible] An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 11:37 am. Refreshments The unknown person left at an unknown time before 11:54 am. Coffee -Blends Neto’s schedule -George P. Shultz -Compared to Connally -US-Brazilian cooperation Brazil -US policy -Inflation -Current rate -Compared to 1964 -Development of interior -Roads -Education -Aid -Gross National Product [GNP] -Northeast region -Investments -Income tax exemptions -Redistribution -Agriculture
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Soybeans, sorghum, cotton -Climate -Compared to Texas -Savannah -Cattle -Hoof and mouth disease -Exports -Compared to 1964 -Sheep -Growing regions -The President’s impressions -Rio de Janeiro -Sao Paolo -Growth -Status of geographic regions -Inequities -National problems -Medici -US investment -Oil[?] Bolivia -Natural gas project -Connally’s concern -Brazilian investment -Oil -Unknown places Henry Kearns -Relationship with the President -Forthcoming report Lt. Gen. Vernon A. Walters -Possible conversation with Neto -Current position -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Possible conversation with Neto -Chile, Bolivia The President’s schedule -Brazil -Conversation with Medici -1972 election
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Brazil -Population -Average age -People’s outlook -Educational opportunities -National economy -Labor force -Population Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:37 am. The President’s schedule -[Jack D. Maltester] Bull left at an unknown time before 11:54 am. -Medici -The President’s forthcoming response to letters -Message from the President -Meeting with Connally and Arthur F. Burns -Medici’s visit -US-Brazilian relations Neto, Castro, and Haig left at 11:54 am.
Conversation No. 756-23 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:54 am and 11:56 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s schedule -John D. Ehrlichman -Item Bull left at an unknown time before 11:56 am.
Conversation No. 756-9
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Between 11:54 am and 11:56 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -[Jack D. Maltester] -Ronald L. Ziegler's recommendation -California Bull left at 11:56 am.
Conversation No. 756-10 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 11:56 am - 12:09 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Jack D. Maltester, John J. Gunther, and John D. Ehrlichman. Greetings Arrangements for photograph session -Presentation of medallion to the President -Anniversary of San Leandro, California -Certificate -The President’s previous trip to San Leandro
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24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Pending legislation -Revenue sharing -Testimony -Maltester's conversation with Russell B. Long -Timetable -Allen J. Ellender's death -Possible referendum -The President's schedule -Ellender’s funeral -Long -Republican National Convention -Senate Finance Committee -Carl T. Curtis -Wallace F. Bennett -Abraham A. Ribicoff -As non-partisan issue -Party platform -George S. McGovern
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Pending legislation -Revenue sharing -Administration's efforts -Ehrlichman -The President’s meetings with Congressmen, Senators, mayors, governors, county commissioners, business community -Mailings -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Welfare reform -The President's schedule
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Wilbur D. Mills -Long -Welfare -Possible conversation with Ehrlichman Presentation of gifts by the President -Cufflinks -Presidential seal -Pins
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[General conversation] Maltester, Gunther, and Ehrlichman left at 12:09 pm.
Conversation No. 756-11 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 12:24 pm - 12:28 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 28-9; one item has been withdrawn]
Conversation No. 756-12 Date: July 28, 1972
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Time: 12:29 pm -12:55 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with David J. Mahoney, Jr., Kenneth R. Cole, Jr., and Leonard Garment. Bicentennial Commission -Meeting agenda -History -Origin in 1966 -Necessity -Comparison to moon landing -National Aeronautics and Space Administration [NASA] -Size and composition -Representation -Public, Congress, Cabinet -Ethnic groups, youth -Legislation -Philadelphia Exposition -Frank L. Rizzo -Local banker -Franklin Mint -Compared to US Mint -Congress -Coins and medals -Mary T. Brooks -Costs -The President’s July 4, 1972 message -Delay -Wright Patman -Lawrence G. Williams from Philadelphia -Parks program -Legacy of Parks program -States' reaction -Feasibility studies -The President’s statement about Property Review Board report, July 25, 1972 -Governors’ agreement -New York Times, Christian Science Monitor, Washington Post -Support -Mahoney's conversations -Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis -J. Erik Jonsson -Jim Cochran -Concern
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -“Political football” -Compared to revenue sharing -The President’s opponents -Alternative programs -The President’s messages -Mahoney's conversation with Garment and Cole -Increasing priority of Bicentennial -The President's role -Cabinet members -Attendance at meetings -Appearance -Press -Representatives -Loyalty to administration -Forthcoming memorandum from the President -Assistant secretaries -Republican National Convention -Criticism -News summaries -Philadelphia Exposition -National Archives program -Public purchase of medals, coins -Mahoney’s conversation with John N. Mitchell -News summary notations -Cole's role -Garment's role -Park -Funds -Congress -Interior Department -Time problem -Congress -Mahoney's forthcoming efforts -Administrative problem -Mahoney’s conversation with Lewis -Investigating committee -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. -Edward M. Kennedy -Edward W. Brooke -Williams, Fred Schwengel -Goals -Bi-partisan appointments -Meetings with Mahoney and Bradford F. Morse
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -William E. Timmons -Gerald R. Ford -Julia Butler Hansen -Unknown New York congressman -Hansen’s views -Williams, Schwengel -Mahoney’s schedule -Hansen -Schwengel's views -Historical interest -Civil War centennial -Alternative views -Schwengel -Mathias -Congress -Forthcoming hearings -Staff and director -Need for quality -Duration -Priority -1972 election -Post-election -Reorganization -Schwengel, Mathias -Importance of Bicentennial -Cabinet -Attendance at meetings -Directive -Cooperation -Role -Coordination -Possible directive Presentation of gifts by the President -Cufflinks Bohemian Grove -The President’s schedule -Unknown person -Albert L. (“Al”) Cole -George Deacon[?] Mahoney, Cole, and Garment left at 12:55 pm.
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Conversation No. 756-13 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:55 pm and 1:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:00 pm.
Conversation No. 756-14 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:55 pm and 1:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Scientific and technical agreement with Soviet Union, May 24, 1972 -Signature -William P. Rogers -Instruction for Bull -National Security Council [NSC] Bull left at an unknown time before 1:00 pm.
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) Conversation No. 756-15 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 1:00 pm - 1:10 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods.
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The President's schedule -Golf -Woods’s schedule -Dinner, July 27, 1972 -George Meany -[Camp David] -Woods’s schedule -Helicopter -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Mr. and Mrs. Roger E. Johnson -Dinner -Gen. Walter R. Tkach Tkach -Demeanor -Dr. W. Kenneth Riland -Social life -Woods’s conversation with Raymond K. Price, Jr.[?] -Helene (Colesie) Drown
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Woods left at 1:10 pm.
Conversation No. 756-16 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:10 pm and 1:46 pm Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull met with Manolo Sanches and an unknown person [Secret Service agent?]. The President’s location Request that door be shut The President’s schedule -Return to Oval Office Bull, Sanchez, and the unknown person left at an unknown time before 1:43 pm.
Conversation No. 756-17 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:10 pm and 1:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Signing ceremony regarding US-Soviet Union Joint Commission on Science and Technology
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -William P. Rogers -Signature -Scientific and technical agreement with Soviet Union, May 24, 1972 -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Henry A. Kissinger -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Dobrynin -Edward E. David, Jr. -Dobrynin -Haig Bull left at 1:43 pm.
Conversation No. 756-18 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 1:43 pm - 1:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Thomas F. Eagleton -Press conference -Continuance on Democratic Party presidential ticket -Continuance on ticket -George S. McGovern's staff request -Media coverage Haldeman left at 1:45 pm.
Conversation No. 756-19 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 1:45pm -1:50 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin and Alexander M. Haig, Jr.. Greetings Forthcoming signing ceremony
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Agenda -Remarks Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Dobrynin’s schedule -San Clemente -Beach -Office Middle East -[Egypt’s expulsion of Soviet military advisers] -Henry A. Kissinger’s conversation with Dobrynin -US foreknowledge -Kissinger’s comment -The President’s press conference, July 27, 1972 -Letter -Agreement [communique of general principles] -US-Soviet relations -1972 election -The President’s instructions to bureaucracy -William P. Rogers -Kissinger’s schedule -1972 election -US policy -Forthrightness Soviet State Commission on Science and Technology The President, Dobrynin, and Haig left at 1:50 pm.
Conversation No. 756-20 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 1:57 pm -2:09 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. This recording began at an unknown time while the conversation was in progress. Tricia Nixon Cox -Secret Service protection
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Announced public events -Compared to unannounced public activities -Instructions for Butterfield -Legal requirements -Julie Nixon Eisenhower H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman entered at 2:00 pm. -Visibility -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Whistle -George S. McGovern -Airplane -Andrews Air Force Base -The President -Signal -Legal requirements -Shopping
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-Secret Service protection -Shopping -National security interests -Kidnapping -Instruction for Butterfield -Telephone call Butterfield left at an unknown time before 2:04 pm. Thomas F. Eagleton -Press conference
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Continuance on Democratic Party presidential ticket -News reports -Radio -Call from Edward M. Kennedy -McGovern's staff -McGovern's schedule -Press briefing -Democratic Party strategy Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 2:00 pm. The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger’s schedule -Sir Burke Trend -George R.S. Baring [Earl of Cromer] -Edward R.G. Heath -Kissinger -Olver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins -Press photograph -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin Bull left at an unknown time before 2:04 pm. -Lord Chief Justice of Great Britain -Possible dinner -John D. Ehrlichman's forthcoming conversation with Warren E. Burger -Wife Kissinger entered at 2:04 pm. -Trend -Heath’s messages -George P. Shultz -The President’s appreciation -Press photograph -Dobrynin -Previous meeting with Dobrynin -Kissinger’s meeting with Dobrynin -Letter -[Egypt’s expulsion of Soviet military advisers] -US foreknowledge -The President’s press conference, July 27, 1972 -US-Soviet relationship
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Dobrynin -Kissinger’s office -San Clemente Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Kissinger’s meeting with Dobrynin -Technical issues -Gerard C. Smith -Senate The President’s schedule -Previous meeting with Dobrynin -Middle East -Kissinger’s schedule -1972 election Soviet Union -Relationship with US -Importance -Compared to Israel -Proposal -Trend’s[?] awareness -Kissinger’s forthcoming meeting Kissinger's schedule -Paris -Ronald L. Ziegler's statement -Trend[?] Kissinger left at 2:07 pm. White House staff -Press conference statements The President's schedule -James O. Eastland -Allen J. Ellender's funeral -Selection as President Pro Tem The President talked with the White House operator at 2:07 pm. [Conversation No. 756-20A]
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
[See Conversation No. 28-10] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Ellender funeral -Russell B. Long -Call from William E. Timmons -Long -F. Edward Herbert Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Call to Haldeman -The President's recent press conference -The President’s recent press conference -Vice President -Selection process -New York Times The President talked with Eastland between 2:08 pm and 2:09 pm. [Conversation 756-20B] [See Conversation No. 28-11] [End of telephone conversation] Eastland Bull entered and left at an unknown time before 2:09 pm. The President’s schedule -Cromer and Trend John L. McClellan The President's schedule -Congressional leaders -Eastland Haldeman left at 2:09 pm.
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
Conversation No. 756-21 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: 2:09 pm - 2:42 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with George R.S. Baring [Earl of Cromer], Sir Burke Trend, and Henry A. Kissinger. The White House photographer was present at the beginning of the conversation. Greetings Seating arrangements [Photograph session] -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Wire services -Instructions Ronald W. Reagan -Conversation with the President about European trip -Talks with Edward R.G. Heath or Sir Alexander F. (“Alec”) Douglas-Home -Reagan’s briefing by Kissinger -European Security Conference -British position -Bilateral deal European Security Conference -Propaganda line -Danger -Soviet Union Reagan -Conversation with the President -British views about nuclear weapons -US cooperation with France and West Germany Ireland -1972 campaign -George S. McGovern’s possible statements -The President’s policy -Instructions for bureaucracy -Edward M. Kennedy -The President’s policy
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Heath, John M. (“Jack”) Lynch -1972 campaign -McGovern’s possible statement -The President’s response European Security Conference -Propaganda line -France, West Germany -US-Soviet meeting -Possible effect -[North Atlantic Treaty Organization] [NATO] -Newsweek article -Statement of principles The President’s schedule -Douglas-Home -Dinner Reagan -Conversation with the President -Possible misunderstanding -Europeans’ views on nuclear weapons -Britain -West Germany, France -Participation -Planning -Memorandum
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The President’s schedule -Michel Debre
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -California -Meeting with Melvin R. Laird France -Elections European Security Conference Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions [MBFR] Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] -Phase II -Forward bases -Nuclear planning -France European Security Conference -Story by Flora Lewis -NATO -Statement of principles -Compared to those signed by France, West Germany -Planning -Kissinger’s forthcoming conversations with Trend -[James] Harold Wilson -Michael Stewart -Italy -Possible effects -Détente -NATO -Europe -Finlandization -Measuring progress MBFR -US policy -NATO -Security approach -Compared to diplomatic approach -National Security Council [NSC] meeting European Security Conference -Preparatory discussions -British concerns
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Nations involved -Number -British cabinet system -Compared to US cabinet -US-British consultations -Private channel -[State Department] and British Foreign Ministry -William P. Rogers -Douglas-Home -West Germany, France, Italy International monetary situation -1972 election -George P. Shultz’s role -Arthur F. Burns -Shultz -Expertise -Compared to John B. Connally -Laissez-faire -University of Chicago -Milton Friedman -Compared to Burns -Convertability -US responsibility -Shultz -Cromer’s view -Jakarta -Convertability -Smithsonian Agreement -1972 election -United Nations [UN] Security Council -French views -Gold -Effect on Britain -NATO -Politics -Kissinger -France -Kissinger’s relationship with Georges J.R. Pompidou Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 2:09 pm. The President’s schedule
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02) -Car Bull left at an unknown time before 2:42 pm. 1972 election -Effect on NATO -[McGovern] -W[illiam] Averell Harriman’s views -Greece -National defense -Unilateral troop cutbacks in Europe -Budget cuts -US public opinion -Press report from Tokyo -Vietnam -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Possible effect of McGovern’s statements -Effect -North Vietnam -Prisoners of war [POW] -The President’s policy -National defense, European policy, isolationism -Press relations US-Soviet military balance -End of the Dwight D. Eisenhower administration -Missiles, throw weight -Compared to 1972 -NATO -Vietnam -Europe -Effect of US withdrawal -Soviet incursion -1972 election campaign The President’s schedule -Heath -Lord Chief Justice -Warren E. Burger -Schedule -California -Burger -Wife
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Mar-02)
[General conversation] International diplomatic relations -Soviet Union, People’s Republic of China [PRC], SALT -International monetary situation Cromer, Trend, and Kissinger left at 2:42 pm.
Conversation No. 756-22 Date: July 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:42 and 2:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman[?]. The President's schedule -Burning Tree Country Club -Meeting with the President