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Date: 
Aug 02, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 759-1 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:52 am and 8:32 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. Request for information -Life magazine -Photograph of Thomas F. Eagleton's son [Terry Eagleton] with the President -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 8:32 am.
Conversation No. 759-2 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: 8:32 am - 10:25 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Films on presidential actions for the Republican National Convention -Richard A. Moore's involvement -Haldeman’s concerns -Content -John D. Ehrlichman -Domestic Council -Script
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Films on presidential actions for the Republican Convention -Design of films -Blue-collar focus -Tone -Previous interview with the President -Subjects of films -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -“Nixon the man” -The President’s time in office -Length of films -Advantages -Television -Film on the President’s time in office -The President's televised address in the Soviet Union -Tanya Savicheva story -Use in film -Possible use in the President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -The President’s appearance in a Soviet cemetery -Audience -Compared to audience for the President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Compared to audience for the President’s televised address in the Soviet Union -Images from the President’s trip to the Soviet Union -Tanya -Graves
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Flame at cemetery -Tanya -Soviet children -GUM department store -The President's appearance before Congress, June 1, 1972 -Foreign policy -The President's efforts to end the war in Vietnam -The President’s appearance with US troops in South Vietnam, July 30, 1969 -Color film
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Films on presidential actions for the Republican Convention -Content -Edward R.F. Cox and Tricia Nixon Cox wedding footage -Mrs. Nixon -Chou En-lai with the President -Film on the President -Film on Mrs. Nixon -Film on Mrs. Nixon -Footage from wedding -The President and Mrs. Nixon -The President and Mrs. Nixon -Beach scenes -Mrs. Nixon’s previous trip to Africa -Soviet Union
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Film on “Nixon the man” -Dinner honoring Edward K. (“Duke”) Ellington, April 29, 1969 -The President's piano playing -The President’s conversation with Ehrlichman -Legislation -The President’s conversation with Haldeman -Cabinet staffing
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Films on presidential actions for the Republican Convention -Views of the President -Harry S. Dent -Robert J. Brown -Ehrlichman -The President’s family history -Hannah Milhous Nixon -Length -Audience -Possible uses -Meetings -Local television -John F. Kennedy's use of film in 1960 -Compared to Kennedy films -David L. Wolper's view -Emotional impact
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Scarcity value of the President’s films -Film scenes -The President’s meeting with the Cabinet Committee on International Narcotics Control, March 20, 1972 -Level of heroin use -The President’s trip to New York City, March 20, 1972 -Review of customs procedures -Busing -The President's statement -Ehrlichman -Education -Ehrlichman’s forthcoming review of the films
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The President's schedule -Possible trip to Thomas B. McCabe, Jr.’s residence -Insects -Possible meeting with James O. Eastland -Possible trip to McCabe residence -Republican National Convention -Forthcoming meeting with senior advisors -John B. Connally -John N. Mitchell -Herbert Brownell -Connally -Clark MacGregor
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Robert J. Dole -Bryce N. Harlow -Brownell -Dole -Connally -MacGregor -Haldeman -Charles W. Colson -Connally -Camp David -Sequoia -Camp David -Timing -Haldeman’s forthcoming conversation with Connally Haldeman’s contact with individuals -Connally -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -Lawrence M. Higby
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[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II's attendance at Republican National Convention -View of the Navy -Secretary of the Navy -John W. Warner -Carl A. Hatch Act
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -The President's view of applicability to Eisenhower -Presence of other service personnel
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General Accounting Office [GAO] investigation -Scope -Expenditures -Ehrlichman [?] -Contributions -Expenditures -Time magazine report -William Proxmire Watergate -Jeb Stuart Magruder testimony -Richard G. Kleindienst -L[ouis] Patrick Gray, III -Investigation -Magruder -Plausibility of testimony -Knowledge -G[eorge] Gordon Liddy Campaign -Maurice H. Stans -Budget controls
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Expenses for Watergate-related activities -Magruder -MacGregor -Need for controls -Frederic V. Malek -Spending -Murray M. Chotiner -The President’s view -Personnel expenses compared to other expenses -Advertising -Budget Committee -Haldeman -Stans -Uses of budget control -Voter registration -Balloons -Emery boards Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 8:32 am. Thomas F. Eagleton -Photograph of son [Terry Eagleton] with the President -Age of Terry Eagleton -Timing of photograph -The President’s trip to San Clemente -Signing ceremony for Construction Safety Bill -Cabinet Room -The President’s autograph -Rose Mary Woods -Wire service photograph -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins -Compared to White House photograph Bull left and reentered at an unknown time between 8:32 am and 9:30 am. -The President’s request for a photograph enlargement -Wire service photograph compared to White House photograph -Request for photograph enlargement
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Bull left at an unknown time before 9:30 am.
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Washingtonian Article [“Sex, Power, and Politics”] -Patrick J. Buchanan -Edward M. Kennedy -Lyndon B. Johnson -John F. Kennedy -The President's administration -Secret Service agents -San Clemente -John Kennedy -Prostitutes -Incident -Jacqueline (Bouvier) Kennedy -Johnson -Secretaries
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Washingtonian article -Johnson -Claudia A. (Taylor) (“Lady Bird”) Johnson -Dole -Frederick G. Dutton -Divorce -Second marriage -Children by a third woman -Portrayal of the administration -Secret Service views -Stories from the administration of John Kennedy -Pierre E.G. Salinger -Theodore C. Sorensen -Kenneth P. O'donnell -Florida trips -Buchanan’s view [Allegation concerning George S. McGovern] -Fort Wayne
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Washingtonian article -Randy Agnew -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Activities -Kim Agnew
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Washingtonian article -View of the President -John F. Kennedy -Charles G. ("Bebe") Rebozo -Key Biscayne Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 9:30 am. Legislative matter [?] -Schedule Butterfield left at 9:33 am. Washingtonian article -Administration staff -Edward L. Morgan -John W. Dean, III -Maureen (Kane) Dean
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Henry A. Kissinger -Unknown staff member -Unknown secretary -Buchanan
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Administration staff -Haldeman’s view
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The President's schedule -Possible meeting with Elaine (Schwartzenburg) Edwards -Edwin W. Edwards -Appointment of wife as senator
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Previous meeting with the President -Thomas C. Korologos -Russell B. Long Press -The President’s request for a bibliography of works attacking the President -News summary -Leonard Lurie -Unknown book -“Underground press” -Graham -Attacks on Johnson -The Running of Richard Nixon -Haldeman’s view -Reviews -Compared to hate mail -Compared to pornography -Coverage of the President
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Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:33 am and 10:25 am. [Conversation No. 759-2A] [See Conversation No. 28-40]
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Haldeman conferred with the President. The President's schedule -Possible meeting with Mitchell and Brownell -Walkers Cay -Republican National Convention [End of conferral] [End of telephone conversation]
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 12 ***************************************************************** Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:33 am. Telephone call for Haldeman -Mitchell Bull left at an unknown time before 10:25 am. Haldeman talked with Mitchell at an unknown time between 9:33 am and 10:25 am. [Conversation No. 759-2B] [See Conversation No. 28-41] The President conferred with Haldeman.
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
The President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Mitchell, Brownell, Connally, and MacGregor -Timing -Mitchell’s schedule [End of conferral] [End of telephone conversation] Mitchell's concerns -Martha (Beall) Mitchell -The President’s conversation with John Mitchell, August 1, 1972 -Rose Mary Woods -Martha Mitchell’s actions with John Mitchell -Watergate apartments -Need for treatment -New York -Maine Chance -Use of resort to treat alcoholism -Golden Door
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The President's contact with media -Possible press conference -Connally's view
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Scheduling -Timing -Use of prime time -William P. Rogers -Possible press conference on August 10, 1972 -The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Connally -Republican platform committee meeting -Possibility of televised press conference -Office press conference -Republican platform committee meeting -Office press conference -Revenue sharing bill signing -Location -East Room -Participants -Governors -Senators -George S. McGovern -Committee members -Mayors -County officers -Senate leadership -Senate committee members -Use of East Room -Participation of Connally -Television coverage -Ehrlichman -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Sense of accomplishment -East Room -Ronald L. Ziegler -Interviews The President's schedule -Haldeman’s forthcoming call to Connally -Forthcoming meeting with the President -John Mitchell
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Brownell -John Mitchell -Martha Mitchell -The President’s forthcoming meeting with Connally, and Haldeman -MacGregor -Colson -Haldeman -Colson -Possible meeting on the Sequoia -Possible trip to the McCabe residence -Rebozo -Robert H. Abplanalp -Security -Previous reception for the Secret Service -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Lack of alcohol -Robert H. Taylor -Agnew -John T. (“Jack”) Sherwood -John Kennedy assassination -Refreshments -Previous Johnson reception Secret Service -Capability of agents -Education -Demeanor -Travel -PRC -Soviet Union -San Clemente -Florida The President's schedule -Tricia Nixon Cox [?] -Possible meeting with Ehrlichman Haldeman left at 10:25 am.
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 759-3 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:25 am and 10:34 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Henry A. Kissinger The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 10:34 am.
Conversation No. 759-4 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:25 am and 10:34 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. [Photograph of the President with Thomas F. Eagleton and Terry Eagleton] -Construction Safety Bill -Enlargement of photograph -Forthcoming letter from the President to Terry Eagleton Bull left at an unknown time before 10:34 am.
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Conversation No. 759-5 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: 10:34 am – 11:47 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. Kissinger's schedule -Return from Paris -The President’s schedule -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Kissinger's children Vietnam negotiations -Paris meeting -William J. Porter -Length and complexity of meetings -Haig -Proposals by North Vietnamese -Proposals by the US -The President and Leonid I. Brezhnev -The President’s previous press conference -Mention of private meetings -North Vietnamese -Reaction to publicity -News coverage -Kissinger’s record of the negotiations -Effect on 1972 election -The President’s instructions -Possible breakdown of talks -George S. McGovern -Senate “doves” -Aid to North Vietnamese by Americans -The President's view -Mcgovern’s proposal -Withdrawal of US forces for return of prisoners of war [POWs] -Kissinger's recommendation
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Schedule of talks -Current session of Congress -Antiwar resolutions -McGovern -Kissinger’s view
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 ***************************************************************** Vietnam negotiations -Paris meeting -Kissinger’s defense of the President -Kissinger’s proposal -The President and Brezhnev -Constitutional convention -Speech by Kissinger -Response to seven points of the North Vietnamese -Meeting recess -Refreshments -Bombing by US -Kissinger's reaction -Kissinger’s meeting with Le Duc Tho, May 2, 1972 -Ceasefire offer -North Vietnamese proposal -Removal of unconditional surrender deadline -Significance -New timeframe for withdrawal -Signed agreement -Government of national concord
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Previous government composition proposal -“Peace loving” Saigon element -Neutralists -[Communists] -New government composition proposal -Saigon government -Nguyen Van Thieu -Power to appoint representatives -Provisional Revolutionary Government [PRG] -Selection of component by Saigon and PRG -Significance of new proposal -Proposal for new talks -Saigon-PRG talks -Thieu -Hanoi-PRG-Saigon talks -Implementation of political matters -Military matters -Change in North Vietnamese -Willingness to speak with Thieu -Coalition government -Provincial governments -Provinces controlled by Saigon or PRG -Status quo -Contested provinces -Provisional governments of national concord -Ceasefire -Release of POWs -Possible settlement -Standstill ceasefire -Saigon and PRG areas -Possible coalition government -North Vietnamese offer -Language of agreement -Vietnamese negotiations to establish a government of national concord -US influence on Thieu -Effect of possible publicity -Possibility of success
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Possibility of US “sell out” in Vietnam negotiations -Kissinger’s view -Compared to possible McGovern victory -North Vietnamese strategy -Timing -Effect on 1972 election Middle East negotiations -State Department -Soviet presence in Egypt -Effect in Egypt -Anwar el-Sadat’s message to the President -Kissinger’s possible meeting with an Egyptian representative -Timing -Soviets -Conduct of negotiations -Egypt -Soviet Union -Israel -Kissinger’s view -Timing -US-Soviet Union relations -William P. Rogers’s negotiations -Kissinger’s view -Israel -Soviet Union -Egypt’s perception of US role in negotiations -Compared to Soviet role -US standing in Arab world -Israel -Rogers Plan -Timing of negotiations Vietnam negotiations -Forthcoming meeting, August 14, 1972 -Subsequent meetings -Republican National Convention -Kissinger’s forthcoming trip to the Soviet Union
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Possible meeting with North Vietnamese in Paris -Timing
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 ***************************************************************** Japan -Kakuei Tanaka Soviet Union -Trade negotiations -Peter G. Peterson’s previous meeting with Brezhnev -Kissinger’s forthcoming trip to the Soviet Union -Announcement of agreement -News summary -The President’s memorandum -Resolution of Lend-Lease issue -Peterson -The President’s previous meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Timing for agreement
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William D. Eberle Peterson Japan -The President’s trip to Hawaii -Possible participation of wives -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Perception of the Foreign Minister -Masayoshi Ohira -Tanaka -Compared to previous prime ministers -Strategy for talks -Talks between Rogers and Ohira -Dinner meetings Vietnam negotiations -Kissinger's view -North Vietnamese proposal -Settlement -Effect of 1972 election -US strategy -Survival of South Vietnamese -Possibility of not adhering to settlement -Thieu -Difficulty of mining or bombing halt -Advantages of settlement -Effect on 1972 election -Margin of electoral victory -House of Representatives -Senate -Effect of settlement on other countries -Thieu
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Possible offers -Government of national concord -US strategy -Kissinger’s possible acceptance of most of North Vietnamese proposal -Haig's possible visit to Saigon -Kissinger’s possible trip to Saigon -Departure from Hawaii -Possible meeting with Tanaka -Kissinger's view -Increased US latitude -North Vietnamese offer to talk to Thieu -Deadline of the President’s reelection -The President’s view -North Vietnamese proposal -North Vietnamese willingness to negotiate with Thieu -Effect of publication -US strategy -Desire to have settlement appear imminent by Election Day -Settlement -Effect on 1972 election -McGovern -“Doves” -Views of the President’s opponents -Soviet Union -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Japan -Effect on US relations with the Soviet Union and the PRC -Need to avoid appearance of US “bugging out” of Vietnam -Survival of South Vietnam -The President’s view -Need for a settlement with appearance of strong US negotiation stance -Secret deal -Ceasefire agreement -US influence in political settlement -Ceasefire agreement -Kissinger’s view -General ceasefire -Likelihood of US intervention upon North Vietnamese violation
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Dual ceasefire -Advantage of individual ceasefires -North Vietnamese strength -Effect of mining and bombing -Bombing -Kissinger's view -Weather -Adm. Thomas H. Moorer’s possible meeting with the President -Washington Special Action Group [WSAG] -Need for continued bombing -Melvin R. Laird -Moorer’s tenure as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -Kissinger’s view -Possible appointment of Haig as Chairman of the JCS -Moorer -Laird -Spending limit -Defense spending -Base closures -View of McGovern Vietnam -Bombing -The President’s possible meeting with Moorer -Strategy -Kissinger's forthcoming trip to Moscow -Bombing north of the 20th parallel -Paris negotiations -Possible bombing halt -Timing -Post election plans -Targets -Hanoi -Dock areas -Avoidance of PRC border -Dikes -Kissinger’s view -POWs
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -North Vietnamese proposal -The President’s May 8, 1972 proposal -Conditional deadline for withdrawal -Negotiations with Thieu -Government structure -Statement by Kissinger -The President’s comments with Chou En-lai -US coexistence with Communist countries -North Vietnamese willingness to continue negotiations -Ellsworth F. Bunker’s possible meeting with Thieu -Haig or Kissinger -Kissinger’s possible trip to Saigon -Kissinger’s August 14, 1972 meeting with the North Vietnamese Public relations impact of the trip to Saigon -Timing -Kissinger’s August 14, 1972 meeting with the North Vietnamese -Republican National Convention -Kissinger's plans -Parents’ anniversary plans -Switzerland -Effect on McGovern campaign -Kissinger’s trips to Paris to meet with North Vietnamese -Public relations impact -Kissinger’s possible trip to Saigon -Republican National Convention -Kissinger’s possible trip to Paris -Republican Convention -Paris negotiations -Publicity -North Vietnamese objection -Kissinger's schedule -Parents’ anniversary -Switzerland -The President’s forthcoming press conferences -Democrats -Rogers -Information about Kissinger’s meeting with the North Vietnamese -Marshall Green
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Coalition government -The President and Brezhnev’s proposal -January 25, 1972 proposal -North Vietnamese proposal -Leaks -Haig -Kissinger's forthcoming trip to Saigon -Announcement -Timing -Kissinger’s May 14, 1972 meeting with the North Vietnamese -Kissinger’s forthcoming trip to Switzerland -Public relations impact -Kissinger's forthcoming trip to the Soviet Union -Possible settlement -Possible standstill ceasefire -Possible North Vietnamese offensive -Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] -Effectiveness -North Vietnamese casualties -ARVN casualties -Seizure of mortar ammunition -Discovery of North Vietnamese bombing casualties -Effectiveness of North Vietnamese military -Bombing casualties -Estimates of killed and wounded -B-52s -Sir Robert Thompson’s estimate -Paris negotiations -Kissinger’s forthcoming recommendations -Thieu -North Vietnamese proposal -Thieu's role in negotiations -Government of national concord -Possible role of Saigon government -Interim status -Possible nationwide election -Influence of province chiefs
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Book [Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam] -Frances (“Frankie”) Fitzgerald -Marietta Tree -Daniel Ellsberg -Vietnam Tree -Associations -Adlai E. Stevenson, II -“Georgetown crowd” Edward M. Kennedy -Amanda Burden -Divorce -Carter Burden -Kissinger’s view -Joan Braden -Physical appearance -Kissinger’s view -Alcohol -Robert F. Kennedy, John F. Kennedy -Christina Ford -Interaction with Edward Kennedy -Dinner -Opening of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts -New York -Carlysle Hotel
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Kissinger left at 11:47 am.
Conversation No. 759-6 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:47 am and 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man [Stephen B. Bull?]. [Photograph of the President with Terry Eagleton] The unknown man [Bull?] left at an unknown time before 12:33 pm.
Conversation No. 759-7 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:47 am and 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 12:33 pm.
Conversation No. 759-8 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:47 am and 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. Woods's appearance Camp David -Movie projector operator -Forthcoming certificate from the President Handwritten note from the President -Hubert H. Humphrey -Timing of delivery -Dwayne Andreas -Humphrey
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Potential invitees with possible Watergate involvement -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Robert C. Odle, Jr. -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Tricia Nixon Cox -Possibility of attendance in the President's box -Republican National Convention -Haldeman -Possible indictments -Committee to Re-elect the President Remodeling of kitchen
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Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] report -Henry A. Kissinger -Woods’s forthcoming conversation with an unknown person [Richard M. Helms?] -John D. Ehrlichman
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Seizure of opium Kitchen remodeling -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Letter from Donald McI. Kendall Woods's schedule -Previous conversation with Harvey J. McFarland -Picton, Ontario -Gifts -Cufflinks -Ashtray -Cufflinks -Money clip -Cheese -Spoilage -San Clemente -Crown Royal -Possible meeting with the President Woods left at an unknown time before 12:33 pm.
Conversation No. 759-9 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:47 am and 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Meeting with John D. Ehrlichman -Executive Office Building [EOB] -Forthcoming meeting [with Harvey J. McFarland]
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Rose Mary Woods -Photograph session The President and Bull left at an unknown time before 12:33 pm.
Conversation No. 759-10 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:47 am and 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office Rose Mary Woods met with Harvey J. McFarland; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. The President's schedule Oval Office The President’s family -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Daughters Woods's career -Length of service with the President The President entered at 12:33 pm. Mcfarland -Health -Cheese -[Photograph session] -The President’s previous conversation with Pierre E. Trudeau -Lake Ontario -Picton, Ontario -Anecdote about the President as vice president
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Unknown boy -Unknown woman -Picton -Rochester, New York -Gift presentation -Cufflinks -Presidential seal -Moneyclip -Ashtray -Cheese US foreign policy -McFarland’s view -Vietnam War -Cuba -Bay of Pigs -Use of force -John F. Kennedy Woods and McFarland left at 12:38 pm.
Conversation No. 759-11 Date: August 2, 1972 Time: 12:38 pm - 1:17 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
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The President's schedule -Possible trip to Thomas B. McCabe, Jr.’s residence -Executive Office Building [EOB] office Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 12:38 pm and 12:54 pm. [Conversation No. 759-11A] The President's schedule -Possible trip to McCabe residence -David N. Parker [?] [End of telephone conversation]
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The President's schedule -Possible call to George D. Aiken -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -William E. Timmons
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Resolution in Senate -Edward W. Brooke -Haig’s previous call to Aiken -Henry A. Kissinger -Thomas J. McIntyre -Robert W. Packwood -James B. Pearson Kissinger’s schedule -Previous trip to Paris The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 12:38 pm and 12:54 pm. [Conversation No. 759-11B] Kissinger’s schedule -Return call to the President [End of telephone conversation] Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 12:38 pm and 12:54 pm. [Conversation No. 759-11C] Availability of McCabe residence [End of telephone conversation]
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The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 12:38 pm and 12:54 pm. [Conversation No. 759-11D] [See Conversation No. 28-42] [End of telephone conversation]
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Potential invitees influenced by possible Watergate involvement -Robert C. Odle, Jr. -Rose Mary Woods -Investigation -Attendance at Republican National Convention -Haldeman’s view Kissinger entered at 12:54 pm. US foreign policy -End the war amendment
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Kissinger’s previous conversation with McIntyre -The President’s forthcoming conversation with Aiken -Aiken’s support for the President’s policies -Kissinger's previous conversation with Hugh Scott -Motivation of the Senators -Democrats -Republicans -Henry Brandon -Book on the President's foreign policy -Chapter in Life magazine -Brandon’s previous meeting with the President -The President’s People’s Republic of China [PRC] announcement -Brandon’s view of the President
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Vietnam negotiations -Paris talks -Knowledge of the talks -Haldeman -Haig, Kissinger, the President -Ronald L. Ziegler -Kissinger's forthcoming trips -Saigon -Japan -McGovern
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
The President talked with Aiken between 12:59 pm and 1:08 pm. [Conversation No. 759-11E] [See Conversation No. 28-43] Kissinger conferred with Haldeman. Kissinger's schedule Kissinger talked with Aiken. The President conferred with Kissinger. Aiken's position [End of telephone conversation] Aiken -McIntyre -Possible statement -Vietnam negotiations -End the war resolution Kissinger left at 1:08 pm.
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41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
The President's schedule -Possible trip to McCabe residence -Weather -Timing -Insects The President talked with Woods at an unknown time between 1:08 pm and 1:11 pm. [Conversation No. 759-11F] Letter Woods’s forthcoming meeting with the President [End of telephone conversation]
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 9 ***************************************************************** Woods entered at 1:11 pm. The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting Dr. W. Kenneth Riland William L. Duncan -Possible meeting with Riland -Attendance at previous reception for the Secret Service -X-rays
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
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Haldeman and Woods left at 1:17 pm.