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Date: 
Aug 07, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 763-1 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:20 am and 8:31 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. Charles W. Colson's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with the President -Staff meeting The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 8:31 am.
Conversation No. 763-2 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:20 am and 8:31 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. Charles W. Colson’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with the President -Timing The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 8:31 am.
Conversation No. 763-3
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:20 am and 8:31 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 29-32]
Conversation No. 763-4 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 8:31 am - 8:38 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Harry F. Byrd, Jr. [See Conversation No. 29-33; one item has been withdrawn]
Conversation No. 763-5 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:38 am and 9:02 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Forthcoming meeting with Charles W. Colson Bull left at an unknown time before 9:02 am.
Conversation No. 763-6 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 9:02 am – 9:04 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's schedule -Signing of documents -Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Henry A. Kissinger -Timing -Forthcoming meeting with the President -Forthcoming meeting with Kissinger -Forthcoming meeting with members of the Council on Environmental Quality [CEQ] -Forthcoming meeting with Virginia legislators -Press coverage -Timing -Forthcoming meeting with members of the CEQ -Annual report -Ronald L. Ziegler’s forthcoming briefing -Press briefing by members of CEQ -Forthcoming meeting with Goodpaster -Length of meeting -Kissinger -Forthcoming meeting with Virginia legislators
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Timing -Photograph Session Butterfield left at 9:04 am.
Conversation No. 763-7 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 9:04 am - 9:32 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson. ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 3m ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ***************************************************************** Administration's record -Unemployment -Comparison between 1969 and 1972 -Relationship to war in Vietnam -Public relations -Clark MacGregor -George S. McGovern -Herbert Stein
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
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Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:04 am. The President’s Schedule -Forthcoming meeting -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Bull left at an unknown time before 9:32 am. Polls -George H. Gallup -Louis P. Harris Colson left at 9:32 am.
Conversation No. 763-8 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 9:32 am – 10:04 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon and Stephen B. Bull.
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
The President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting -Presidential gifts -Cuff links -Pins -Bow pins -Tie bars -Number of attendees -Russell B. Long -Elaine (Schwartzenburg) Edwards -Edwin W. Edwards Bull left at an unknown time before 10:34 am. ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 31s ]
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Bull, Edwin Edwards, Elaine Edwards, Anna Edwards Hensgens, Victoria E. Edwards, Stephen R. Edwards, David E. Edwards, Mrs. Errol Schwartzenburg, Lynn Diamant, Long, Thomas C. Korologos and William E. Timmons entered at 9:34 am. The White House photographer and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Introductions President's remembrance -Mardi Gras Introductions and greetings -Long Photographs -Private photographs -Formal photographs -Arrangements -[Photograph session] Seating Arrangements Long’s camp -Compared to Camp David
Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 9:34 am. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time after 9:34 am. Senate -Upcoming votes -Domestic issues -National defense -Long -Republicans -Southern support for national defense -Foreign policy -The President’s votes while in Congress
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Aid for Greece and Turkey -Marshall Plan -Democratic support for President's policies -Compared to domestic matters -Long -The President’s view -John C. Stennis -The President’s previous conversation with Stennis -Defense appropriations bill -Long’s remembrance -Gen. Douglas MacArthur -Dismissal from command in Korea -Southern Democratic Senators -Support for the President in foreign policy -J. William Fulbright -South -Richard B. Russell -Civil War -Support for national defense -Patriotism, voluntarism -Elaine Edwards -Office space -Allen J. Ellender's staff -Retention by Elaine Edwards -Need for trustworthy staff members President's schedule -Previous trip tp Ellender's funeral The presidency -Responsibilities -Letters of congratulation -Commendations -Example of Iowa case -Unknown person rescued from drowning
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Publicity of commendation in local newspapers Ellender -Length of service -Reputation -Service as President pro tem of Senate President's travels in the country -The President’s trip to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania -Flood damage -Ability to interact with public -Member of House of Representatives -Senator -President Long -Trips to Louisiana -Age Presidential gifts -Edward Edwards -Men -Presidential seal -Ceiling -Rug -Flag -Cuff links -Long -Women -Pin -Boys -Tie bar -Ash trays -Presidential seal and signature -Edwin Edwards
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Long -Cuff links Road construction project in Louisiana -Possible federal assistance Federal bureaucracy -Long’s view Oval Office -Edwin Edward’s view Virginia Senators Edwards's daughter -Mardi Gras ball gown -Photograph in the Washington Post -School Elaine Edwards’s swearing-in ceremony Farewells Elaine Edwards -Hometown -Marksville, Louisiana -Proximity to Alexandria, Louisiana -Votes in Senate Louisiana Elaine Edwards et al. left at 10:02 am; Mrs. Nixon remained.
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11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
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Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 10:02 am.
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Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 10:02 am. Greetings Mrs. Nixon’s Schedule
Mrs. Nixon left at 10:03 am.
Butterfield and Sanchez left at 10:04 am.
Conversation No. 763-9 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:04 am and 10:06 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull.
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
The President's schedule -Possible meeting with Ronald L. Ziegler -California -Possible meeting with Gerald R. Warren Presidential gift disbursements -Bulova watch -Presidential seal and signature -Cost -President's schedule -Forthcoming watch presentation to Otto E. Passman -Timing Bull left at 10:06 am.
Conversation No. 763-10 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 10:06 am – 10:11 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. President's schedule -Forthcoming Republican Congressional Leadership meeting -William E. Timmons -Economy [Signing of documents] Possible attendees of leadership meeting -Wallace F. Bennett
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Frank T. Bow -John W. Byrnes -Barry M. Goldwater Butterfield left at 10:11 am.
Conversation No. 763-11 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:11 am and 10:18 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s schedule -Possible meeting with John D. Ehrlichman -Ehrlichman’s attendance at the President's meeting with the Council on Environmental Quality [CEQ] Bull left at an unknown time before 10:18 am.
Conversation No. 763-12 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 10:18 am – 10:49 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster and Henry A. Kissinger. Greetings
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Kissinger's schedule -Trips to Paris -Le Duc Tho Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 10:18 am. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 10:49 am. North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] and Europe -Goodpaster’s conversation with Kissinger -Goodpaster’s interaction with Europeans -Goodpaster’s influence -Elections -West Germany -France -Britain -Forthcoming European Economic Community [EEC] membership -EEC -Economic relationship with the US -Goodpaster’s possible role as advisor -European confidence in the US -Goodpaster’s possible role -Major issues -Force strengths -US -Formula of comparable effort -European force strengths -Mutual and Balanced Force Reduction [MBFR] -European Security Conference -US relations with France -Contingency planning -French forces in West Germany -Common exercises
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Exchanges of information -Air defense Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 10:18 am. -Goodpaster’s meeting with Michel Debre -Goodpaster’s previous meeting with Francois Maurin -Tone of relations -Goodpaster’s view -Gen. Charles A.J.M. DeGaulle’s decision [French withdrawal from NATO] -Debre Sanchez left at an unknown time before 10:49 am. -Tactical nuclear policy -US policy debates -Goodpaster’s policy -Maintenance and development of capabilities -Visibility of capabilities to the Soviet Union -Risk of escalation -Deterrence -US policy -John H. (“Jack”) Morse -Naval career -Atomic Energy Commission [AEC] -Office of the Secretary of Defense, International Security Affairs [OSD-ISA] -Study -Forthcoming briefing for Kissinger -Options -Burden of uncertainty -Soviet Union -Deterrence -Goodpaster’s view
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Option approach -Capabilities -Flexibility -Modernization of stockpile -Soviet weapons systems -Tactical missile launches -SCUD missiles -FROG missiles -Deployment with forward units -Lack of artillery -Tactical aircraft -Launch systems -Storage sites -Satellite countries -Material Production -European Security -Winston S. Churchill quotation from Fulton, Missouri speech -Joint tactical nuclear capability -Fear of escalation -Strength in Europe -US -MBFR -Possible reduction in the numbers of Soviet Union and US tanks -Effect on Soviet offensive capability -West Germany -Ronald W. Reagan’s view -Reagan’s previous conversation with Sir Alexander F. Douglas-Home -Possible German concern -Lack of cooperation by the US on nuclear matters -Consultation with the US on use of weapons -MBFR -Letter from Willy Brandt to the President -Brandt’s meeting with Georges J.R. Pompidou -Newsweek article
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -NATO concerns -Soviet Union -European Security Conference -Italy -[James] Harold Wilson -Kissinger’s previous conversation with Goodpaster -Flora Lewis article -European concerns -Goodpaster’s view -The President’s view -“Senate doves” -George S. McGovern -NATO -Lewis -Senate -The President’s previous meeting with Russell B. Long -Elaine (Schwartzenburg) Edwards] -Support for the President’s foreign policy -Kissinger’s efforts with “Senate doves” -European Security Conference -Possible result of the President’s electoral defeat -Goodpaster’s previous meeting with the German Minister of Defense [Georg Leber] -Former head of trade union -Goodpaster’s view -Compared to Helmut H.W. Schmidt -US political situation -Leber’s previous conversation with George Meany -Importance of NATO -Need for balance by Meany -US Senate proposals -Belgium -Reagan’s previous conversation with Belgian Foreign Minister, Pierre C.J.M. Harmel -Need for more German participation in Europe
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Goodpaster’s view -Balance between France and West Germany -Belgian desire to preserve NATO -West Germany -Kissinger’s view -European concerns -US-Soviet Union relations -Dwight D. Eisenhower -European leader’ view of the President -Lewis -European youth -Compared to US youth -European leaders -Private comments compared to public comments -Brandt’s letter to the President -European political parties -Coalitions -Appeal to youth -MBFR -European Security Conference -Private desire for good relations with the US -Taiwan, Republic of China vote in United Nations [UN] -Assessments by European ambassadors -Importance to NATO -Goodpaster’s view -US and European relations -Michael J. Mansfield -Goodpaster's approach -Force strengths -Military budgets -Denmark -European contributions to NATO -Formula of comparable effect -Continued US force presence -McGovern
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Position on aid to Greece -Denmark -Norway -Great Britain -Effect on NATO -Turkey -Continued developments in US-Soviet Union relations -US consultations with European nations -NATO -Need for European support of the President -European press -Compared to US press -The Administration’s policy -Future of NATO -McGovern -Hubert H. Humphrey -Improved US relations with the People’s Republic of China[PRC]and the Soviet Union -Need for strong Atlantic community -Objectives of the Soviet Union -South Asia -Middle East -PRC -Europe -Finlandization -Example of Czechoslovakia -The President's instruction to Goodpaster -US support for Europe -Need for European support of the President Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:18 am. The President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with the Council on Environmental Quality [CEQ] -Forthcoming meeting with Gerald L. Warren
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Bull left an unknown time before 10:49 am. -Soviet Union -Opposition to bloc-to-bloc negotiations -NATO -France -MBFR Kissinger -Foreign Policy Views NATO -Possible Visit By President Gift presentation -Cuff links The President’s schedule -Possible trip to NATO -Great Britain -1972 election Kissinger’s trip to NATO US-Soviet Union relations US-Soviet relations -Goodpaster’s view Kissinger and Goodpaster left at 10:49 am.
Conversation No. 763-13 Date: August 7, 1972
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Time: 10:49 am – 10:51 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Gerald L. Warren. The President's forthcoming meeting with Council of Environmental Quality [CEQ] -Photograph opportunity -Weather The President and Warren left and reentered at an unknown time between 10:49 am and 10:51 am. The President’s forthcoming meeting with CEQ -Photograph opportunity Warren left at 10:51 am.
Conversation No. 763-14 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 10:52 am - 11:24 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull, Russell E. Train, Robert Cahn, Gordon J. F. MacDonald, John D. Ehrlichman and Richard M. Fairbanks. Greetings -Train -Cahn -MacDonald Third Annual Report of the Council on Environmental Quality[CEQ] -Air quality
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Photographs -Walk in Rose Garden -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins -Press Bull left at an unknown time before 10:53 am. The President's schedule -Meeting with CEQ -Report MacDonald’s forthcoming position at Dartmouth College The President, Train, Cahn and MacDonald left at 10:53 am. John C. Whitaker’s [?] schedule Secret Service Weather Bernard Kalb Environmentalists The President, Train, Cahn and MacDonald entered at 10:57 am. [A portion of this conversation was not recorded on the original tape] Government disaster relief -Department of Housing and Urban Development [HUD] -White House news summary -George W. Romney's trip to Pennsylvania -Supplemental appropriations for disaster relief -The President's schedule -Previous visit to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania -Previous meeting with group of mayors -Problems -HUD
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Relationship between people and administrators of relief programs -Delays in assistance -Untrained HUD employees Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 10:57 am. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 11:24 am. Government disaster relief -Conditions in Wilkes-Barre and Harrisburg -The President’s view -Coal and steel industries Presentation of Presidential gifts -Cuff links Environmental policy -Public expectations -Compared to efforts to fight inflation -August 15, 1971 price freeze -Meat prices -Governmental efforts -William D. Ruckelshaus -Funding -Speeches -Public fears -Unknown movie -News summary -Polls -Public awareness of accomplishments -Status as a local issue -Public lands -Environmental attitudes -Protected beaches in Southern California -Accessibility to public -Restrooms -Compared to municipal areas -Newport
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Balboa -Malibu -Santa Monica -Balance between preservation of beauty and use -National parks -CEQ annual report -Extent of public use -Property Review Board -Young people -Television -Lack of exercise -The President's previous trip to Trabuco Canyon, California -Unknown family in park -Possible CEQ role -Education of public -Budget considerations -Melvin R. Laird -Request for funds -Increase in enjoyment of and interest in the environment -The President's family's contribution to the New York Fresh Air Fund -New York Herald Tribune -New York Times -The President's mother [Hannah Milhous Nixon] -Children from Harlem -Experience on farm in Pennsylvania -York -Hanover -Letters to Hannah Nixon -Boy Scouts of America -California beaches -Possible visits by poor kids -Environmental concern as a fad -Intellectuals and upper middle class -Appeal to lower middle classes -Use of public areas -Interest of sportsmen -Advocacy for the environment -Blue collar status -Recreational areas
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Accessibility to urban residents -Transportation to areas -Education -Public interest in environment compared to government interest in environment -Theodore Roosevelt -Environmental achievements -Gifford Pinchot -Popularization of environmentalism -Present needs -Greater appreciation of environment -Economic growth -Balance with environmental concerns -Florida -Oregon -Colorado -Proper land use -Possible CEQ goal -Interest in national, state and local parks -National parks -Current congestion -Bohemian Grove -The President’s view Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:57 am. The President’s schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:24 am. -The President's appreciation for work of the CEQ -Public interest in the environment -Example of highway project in the Everglades -Visits to nature areas -Example of senior citizens in rest homes -Television -Impact on public -Unknown cartoons -The President's legislative program -Priority environmental issues
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Parks -Urban areas -Time spent in commute and in working areas -Lead paint poisoning -Rats -Urban areas -Washington, DC neighborhood programs -Walter E. Washington -Shifts in attitudes -Gradual improvement in living conditions -New York City -Black, Puerto Rican, Irish, and Italian neighborhoods -Miami -Conditions -Slums -Washington, DC -Improvements -Crime -Tourism -The National Mall -Madison Hotel -Public safety -Possibility of a new baseball team Sports venues -Griffith Stadium -[RFK Stadium] -Rose Bowl -Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum -Rose Bowl Train’s forthcoming trip to the Soviet Union Dartmouth College -The President’s previous speech as a Senator Photographs -Arrangements -Atkins Train, et al left at 11:24 am.
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 763-15 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:24 am and 1:18 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman. Council on Environmental Quality [CEQ] -Ehrlichman’s view -Russell E. Train -Management of CEQ -Philosophy on environment -Park usage Environment -Washington, DC -Neighborhood cleanup program -Use of local citizens -Press coverage -Walter E. Washington -Blacks -Ehrlichman’s view -The President’s view -Comer S. Coppie -Personal pride -Sense of family -The President’s view Blacks -Living conditions -Ehrlichman’s view -Integration proposal Daniel Ellsberg -Delay of trial
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Timing of trial -1972 election -Ehrlichman’s previous conversation with Chief Justice [Warren E. Burger] -Inclination of Supreme Court to maintain summer vacation -Possible indictment of Neil Sheehan Jack N. Anderson -Henry A. Kissinger -Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -[Charles E. Radford] -Wiretap -Surveillance Lawrence F. O'Brien, Jr. -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] audit -Invitation for audit -O’Brien’s failure to appear for audit -George P. Shultz -Subpoena -Joseph N. Napolitan’s testimony -Howard R. Hughes money -Division of money -O'Brien -IRS investigation -Income -Report to IRS -Sources -Napolitan -Hughes money -Receipt -Report to IRS -Hughes -Potential problems -F. Donald Nixon -John H. Meier -Proposed contribution to Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -1968 Campaign -Maurice H. Stans and Herbert W. Kalmbach -Receipt of funds
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Rebozo -John N. Mitchell -Contributions -Reporting -Napolitan -Shultz Robert D. (“Bobby”) Baker -Rose Mary Woods’s previous call to the President -Baker’s previous call to Woods -Rebozo -Edmund S. Muskie -The President’s request for Rebozo to call Baker -Unknown secretary -Rebozo’s previous conversation with Baker -Baker’s attitude toward George S. McGovern -Information -Muskie -O'Brien -Baker’s meeting with Rebozo -George A. Smathers -Work with Lyndon B. Johnson -Compared to Victor A. Johnston -Information about Muskie, O'Brien -Gaylord Nelson O'Brien -Money from Hughes -Reasons -Amount Napolitan -Information about Democrats -Taxes -Payment Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 11:24 am. Refreshments
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:18 pm.
Napolitan -Taxes Legislation -Assistance to railroads -Smathers -Mitchell -Supporters of bill -International Brotherhood of Teamsters -Truckers -Surface carriers -Water carriers -Smathers -Truckers -Contributions -Teamsters -Charles W. Colson -Smathers -Harley O. Staggers Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 11:24 am. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:18 pm. Railroad assistance legislation -Drawbacks -Trade-off of reforms -Deregulation -Smathers -Contributions -Truckers -Railroads -John A. Volpe
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Support on merits of bill -Reforms -Smathers -Opposition to bill -Staggers -Smathers -Smathers -Contributions -Appearance of bailout for railroads -Railroad unions -Lobbyists -Benjamin F. Biaggini -Railroad problems -Southern Pacific -Union Pacific -Biaggini -McGovern -Possible statement -Possible value to administration -John B. Connally -Political impact of labor unions -George Meany -Contributions -Votes -Labor Unions Water quality bill -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Baker’s possible meeting with the President -Baker’s pending reelection -Pressure for passage -Timing of vote -Republican National Convention -Ehrlichman's view -Veto -Higher taxes Economy -Shultz's analysis
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Growth -Effect on revenues -Department of Treasury -Deficit Federal blue-collar workers -Ehrlichman's option paper -Wage Board -Meany -Federal employee unions -Kenneth R. Lyons -John F. Griner -Proposed pay raise -Amount -Budget impact -Fiscal Year [FY] 1973 -FY 1974 -Comparability -The President’s veto of previously proposed pay raise -Union responses -Colson -Passage of pay raise -Griner's public endorsement of the President -Veto of pay raise -Griner's tacit support fr the President -Colson’s view -Griner -Lyons -Impact of pay raise -States -Maryland -California -District of Columbia -Texas -Virginia -Maryland and California -Hawaii -Alaska -The President's view
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Veto -Chances for sustainment in Congress -Senate -House of Representatives -Union reaction -Impact on election Ehrlichman left at an unknown time before 1:18 pm.
Conversation No. 763-16 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:24 am and 1:18 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman. Water quality bill -Budget impact -Restrictions on private industry -Jobs -Financial burdens -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Taxes compared to the environment -Administration's position -Justification of possible veto -Tax burden -Portrayal of George S. McGovern -Spending -Compared to the President -Jobs contrasted with the environment -Issue in campaign -Environmental concerns -Control of taxes -Clean water -Administration's expenditures -Public relations [PR] staff
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Richard A. Moore -Charles W. Colson -John A. Scali -Desmond J. Barker, Jr. -Ronald L. Ziegler's representative -Clark MacGregor's representative -Political staff -Bryce N. Harlow -MacGregor -John N. Mitchell -Veto -Mitchell -Possible Cabinet meeting -Republican leadership -Hugh Scott -Ehrlichman’s view Busing -Scott -Constitutional amendment -Rules Committee schedule -Moratorium -William M. Colmer -Vote on constitutional amendment -Timing -Republican National Convention -Congress -Adjournment
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35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) *****************************************************************
Food prices -Nature of issue -John B. Connally -Ehrlichman's previous conversations -Arthur F. Burns -George P. Shultz -Herbert Stein -Political staff -Need for Connally’s view -Connanlly’s background as cattle grower -Connally’s role in the August 15, 1971 decision -Ehrlichman’s forthcoming meeting with Connally -Farm Belt support for the Administration -Depth -Need for administration sensitivity to farm issues -Burn's view -Profit margins -Effect on stock market -New York -New Jersey -Political impact -Inflation -Shultz -Washington Post story -Corporate profits -Ehrlichman's forthcoming memorandum to for the President -Forthcoming economic briefings for press -Public relations -Robert Teeter -Burns -Conversations with bankers -Hides -Meat import quotas -Hides -Peter G. Peterson -Use of authority as Secretary of Commerce
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Meat import quotas -Cattlemen -Sale of grain to the Soviet Union -Increase of farm income -Harlow -John C. Whitaker -Earl L. Butz -Decline -Meat prices -Meat prices -Connally -Voluntary freeze -Ehrlichman’s forthcoming conversation with Connally -San Clemente -Meat producers -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] investigations -Shultz -Consumer Price Index [CPI] -President’s possible meeting with food producers -Comparison with construction industry -Need for leader similar to John T. Dunlop -Background of possible leader -Academia -Business -Butz -Association with farmers -Possible Food Industry Stabilization Committee -Compared to Construction Industry Stabilization Committee -Donald McI. Kendall -Association with retailers -David Packard -Roger M. Blough -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Connally -Abilities -Shultz -Peterson -Reform of business practices -Business
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Labor -International Brotherhood of Teamsters -farmers -Processors -Jobbers -Retailers -Labor -Meat prices -Decline -IRS investigation of retailers President's schedule -The President’s forthcoming acceptance speech -Possible visit to Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Disaster relief -Forthcoming memorandum to George W. Romney -Romney’s forthcoming trip to Wilkes-Barre -Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) problems in Wilkes-Barre -Delays in disaster assistance -Response by mayor of Wilkes-Barre -The President's previous meeting with mayor’s group HUD -Budget -Romney’s request for increase in staff -Mortgage guarantees -Delays -Mortgage Bankers Association of America -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger H.R.(“Bob”) Haldeman’s schedule **************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 17m 22s ]
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
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39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Haldeman
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 ***************************************************************** The President's schedule -Forthcoming Republican Congressional leadership meetings -Agendas -Butterfield -William E. Timmons -Weinberger -The Administration’s budget -McGovern’s budget -Butterfield -Timmons -Possible statements by participants of meeting -Haldeman -Butterfield -Possible meeting with Timmons, Ehrlichman, and Henry A. Kissinger -Preparations for leadership meetings -Colson -The President's meeting with Ollie Matson -Delegations of duty -Butterfield -Responses to McGovern charges -Economic issue -Scott -Stein -Political aspects
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Weinberger -McGovern’s Budget -Objectives for meetings -Positioning compared to education Haldeman -Responsibilities in scheduling -Parker -The President’s previous trips to Florida and Maryland’s Eastern Shore [Thomas B. McCabe, Jr.’s residence] -Bull -Possible use of military aides or Secret Service -Parker Staff responsibilities -Press relations -Ziegler -Herbert G. Klein -The President’s view -Ehrlichman’s view -Ziegler -Scheduling -Butterfield -The President’s personal schedule -Possible trips to Camp David -Parker -Long range planning -Events -The President's forthcoming trip to Hawaii -Possible reception with Claire Booth Luce -Need for political judgement -Haldeman -Foreign affairs concerns -Parker -Haldeman -Ehrlichman -Butterfield and Bull -The President’s schedule -Possible trips to Camp David
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Haldeman -Haldeman’s knowledge of polls -Haldeman’s judgement -Scheduling -Campaign events -Haldeman -Parker -Republican National Convention -Butterfield, Parker -Campaign scheduling -Haldeman -Parker -Haldeman’s staff -Compared with Ehrlichman's staff -Unknown person -Possible senior deputy -Chapin -Responsibilities -Special events planning -Campaign planning -Egil (“Bud”) Krogh, Jr. -Possible loan from Ehrlichman’s staff -Edward L. Morgan ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 2m 12s
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 ***************************************************************** Campaign -Dwayne O. Andreas -Announcement -Gift tax
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -John W. Dean, III -MacGregor -Size of contribution -Phillip S. (“Sam”) Hughes -Possible contacts with administration -Harlow -Andreas -Gift tax -Cash contribution ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 6 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 5m 55s
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Campaign -Campaign contributors -The President’s possible contacts with contributors -1968 campaign -Douglas W. Inglish, Jr. -Mitchell -Previous conversation with US Postal Service official [James T. Blair] -Loan [for Cyrus Katzen] -Thomas B. Evans -Separation between Republican National Committee and the government -Example of Guy G. Gabrielson -Maurice H. Stans -Evans -Robert J. Dole -Andreas -Funds to Rose Mary Woods
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Ehrlichman's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Connally Bull entered at 1:18 pm. Ehrlichman left at 1:18 pm. The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Colson Bull left at an unknown time between 1:18 pm and 1:22 pm.
Conversation No. 763-17 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:22 pm and 3:01 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people [Secret Service agents] met. Greetings An unknown person talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 1:22 pm and 3:01 pm. [Conversation No. 763-17A] The President’s location -Oval office -Executive Office Building [EOB] [End of telephone conversation] An unknown person talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 1:22 pm and 3:01 pm. [Conversation No.763-17B]
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
The President’s location -EOB [End of telephone conversation] Conversation No.763-18 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:48 pm and 3:01 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President’s schedule -Dinner at Camp David, August 8, 1972 -Maurice Stans, Clark MacGregor -H.R. “(Bob”) Haldeman, John D. Ehrlichman -Peter M. Flanigan, William E. Timmons -Herbert G. Klein, Ronald L. Ziegler -Raymond K. Price, JR. -Robert J. Brown -Charles W. Colson -Harry S. Dent -Brown -Price -Cabinet meeting -Robert J. Dole -Robert H. Finch -Melvin R. Laird -Ehrlichman, Flanigan, Henry A. Kissinger -Haldeman -Frederic V. Malek, Jeb Stuart Magruder, Kenneth S. -Rietz -Cabinet -MacGregor, Stans, John N. Mitchell -Dent -Colson -Brown
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Butterfield -Price -Minutes of the meeting -Butterfield -Klein -Cabinet -Ziegler -Ehrlichman, Klein, Price -Malek, Magruder, Rietz -Butterfield -Brown -Colson -Dole -Keneth R. Cole, Jr. -Ehrlichman -Cabinet meetings -Nature of dinner -Cabinet -Butterfield's role -Finch -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Elliot L. Richardson -Possible meeting with [Boris V. Petrovsky] -Bryce N. Harlow -Cole -Ehrlichman -Alternate dining facilities -Forthcoming meetings -Butterfield’s review of possible attendees -Klein -Ziegler -Moore -John A. Scali -Klein -Virginia legislators -Colson -Flanigan -Butterfield's conversation with Haldeman -Colson
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Flanigan -Ambassadorships -International trade policy -Kissinger's staff Stephen B. Bull entered and Butterfield left at an unknown time before 3:01 pm. The President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Virginia legislators -Number of attendees -Photographs -Mills E. Godwin -Introductions -Tour of White House -Charles [Last name unknown] -Gifts -Cufflinks -Bow pins -Watches -Cost
Conversation No. 763-19 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 3:01 pm – 3:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Leslie D. Campbell, Jr., Warren Davis, William M. Dudley, Walther B. Fidler, Calvin W. Fowler, Elmon T. Gray, Frederick T. Gray, Charles W. Gunn, Jr., Edward E. Lane, Paul W. Manns, George N. McMath, B.R. Middleton, William F. Parkerson, Jr., Lacy E. Putney. Randall O. Reynolds, Eleanor P. Sheppard, D. French Slaughter, Jr., W. Roy Smith, Edward E. Willey, J. D. Stetson Coleman, John O. Marsh, Jr., J. Smith Ferebee, Richard T. Short, James F. Olmsted, Richard D. Obenshain, Thomas R. Glass, Fitzgerald Bemiss, Mills E. Godwin, Russell M. Carneal, Robert B. Ball, Sr., Herbert Bateman; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Arrangements for photographs
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Introductions and photographs -Bemiss -Chairman -Manns -Bowling Green, Virginia -Putney -Bedford, Virginia -Slaughter -Fowler -Danville, Virginia -Carneal -Middleton -Virginia Beach, Virginia -McMath -Eastern Shore, Virginia -Davis -Fairfax County, Virginia -Lane -Richmond, Virginia -Reynolds -Bateman -Newport News, Virginia -Melvin R. Laird -Parkerson -Richmond, Virginia -Campbell -Hanover County, Virginia -Smith -Petersburg, Virginia -Appropriations committee -Fiddler -Frederick Gray -Chesterfield, Virginia -Gunn -Lexington, Virginia -Willey -President Pro Tem -Ball -Henrico County, Virginia -Glass
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Dudley -Lynchburg, Virginia -Dudley’s football career -Obenshain -Olmsted -Short -Virginia Beach, Virginia -Marsh -Winchester, Virginia -Coleman -Del Ray Beach, Florida -The President's previous visit to Coleman's house. -George A. Smathers -Claude Pepper -Helen Gahagan Douglas -Ferebee The President's previous meeting with Ollie Matson -Football from 1969 Pro Bowl Photograph of group
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ***************************************************************** 1960 election -Candidates -Issues -US international role -US strengths -Economy
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Law enforcement -Permissiveness 1972 election -Foreign policy issues -George S. McGovern’s proposed cuts in defense spending -Amount -Aircraft carriers -Aid to Greece -Impact -The President’s view -The President's previous meetings -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Chou En-lai -Effect of defense cuts on US relations with the Soviet Union and the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Reduction of waste in defense spending -International agreements -Mutual arms reduction -Domestic policy issues -McGovern’s spending proposals -Impact on tax burden -Welfare -McGovern’s $1000 per person proposal -Increase in welfare rolls -McGovern’s $6500 per year proposal -Increase in welfare rolls -The President’s view -Welfare to work initiatives -Nature of man -Need for incentives -Supreme Court -The President’s view of appointments -George H.W. Bush [?] -Unelected status of Supreme Court appointees -Interpretation of laws -Compared with elected status of Congress -Creation of laws -Lewis F. Powell, Jr.
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -William H. Rehnquist -Warren E. Burger -Harry A. Blackmun -Role of Supreme Court -William O. Douglas's interpretation -Role of courts -Virginia -The President’s knowledge of Virginia -The President’s attendance of Duke University Law School -Clarence (“Ace”) Parker -Strict constructionists -The President’s role in appointing new members to the Supreme Court -Importance of this role -The President’s previous conversation with an unknown person -New York -The President’s appointment of conservative to the Supreme Court -Need for balance -The President’s previous conversation with John B. Connally -Realignment of political groups along ideological lines -Future appointees in government -Unimportance of party lines
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Presidential gifts -Presidential seal -Oval office -Flag -Cuff links
51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Gifts to wives -Bow pins Groups agreement with the President’s philosophy Presentation of gifts Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:01 pm. Forthcoming White House tour -Further distribution of gifts in Cabinet Room -Michael J. Farrell ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 11m 42s ]
Bull et al., except Marsh, left at 3:32 pm.
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 ***************************************************************** 1972 election -Invitation for the President to speak at [Thomas] Woodrow Wilson’s birthplace -Dwight D. Eisenhower’s speech in 1960 -Advantage of acceptance -South -Internationalism -Isolationism -McGovern supporters -Wilson’s background -Staunton -Nearby birthplace of Eisenhower’s mother; Abraham Lincoln’s father, Thomas Jefferson -Wilson
52 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Admiration for Jefferson, Lincoln -Speech -Philosophy -Jefferson, Lincoln, Wilson -Eisenhower -Theme -Isolationism compared to internationalism -“Cap and gown community” -Wilson -World War I -Mexico -Marsh’s paper ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 55s] Marsh left at 3:45 pm. [End withdrawn item No. 5] *****************************************************************
Conversation No. 763-20 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:45 pm and 3:46 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Presidential gifts -Watch -Presidential seal -Gold watch [The President’s forthcoming meeting with Otto E. Passman]
53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Bull left at an unknown time before 3:46 pm.
Conversation No. 763-21 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 3:46 pm - 3:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Otto E. Passman and William E. Timmons; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Presentation of Presidential gifts -Watches -Gift from Passman to the President -The President’s gift to Passman -Bulova -Presidential seal -[Photograph session] [Unintelligible] Presidential gifts -Cufflinks -The President’s recent meeting with Edwin W. Edwards [Unintelligible] Passman's bill before Congress -Mark-up of bill -The President’s view -Passman -Timmons Passman and Timmons left at 3:51 pm.
54 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Conversation No. 763-23 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Between 3:51 pm - 4:12 pm Location: Oval Office Peter M. Flanigan met with Stephen B. Bull. Presentation of Presidential gifts -Louisiana -Watch The President entered and Bull left at 3:51 pm. Council on International Economic Policy [CIEP] -The President’s possible meeting with Henry A. Kissinger, George P. Shultz, Flanigan, Herbert Stein, Peter G. Peterson -Possible subjects of meeting -Peterson's report -Trade -Leonid I. Brezhnev -William D. Eberle's previous meeting with Kakuei Tanaka -European Economic Community [EEC] -Relations with US on economic matters -Sweden -Austria -Switzerland -Possible confrontation between the US and the EEC -The President’s view -US-EEC relations -US-Soviet Union trade -State Department -US-Japan trade -The President’s forthcoming meeting with Tanaka -US-EEC relations -Peterson -Eberle -Flanigan, Kissinger -Peterson -US-Soviet Union trade -US-Japan trade
55 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Hawaii -State Department -Leaks -US-EEC relations -EEC policies -Effect on Atlantic System -Reaction by Congress -Administration policy -Confidential basis of work -European press -John B. Connally -US-Japan trade -Possible trade agreements -Tanaka -Kissinger’s staff -The President’s forthcoming meeting with Tanaka -Eberle -The President’s forthcoming meeting with Tanaka -Anticipation of trade agreements -Avoidance of letdown -Monetary policy -Shultz -Policy group -Forthcoming meeting of International Monetary Fund [IMF] -Timing -Finance ministers -Positive nature of recent US positions -Possible statements by the President -The President's involvement in policy making -Flanigan’s forthcoming meeting with Shultz -US policies -Effect on 1972 election -Possible US leadership position -George S. McGovern -Knowledge of international monetary matters Corporation for Public Broadcasting [CPB] -Appropriations bill -The President's veto -Casper W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -John O. Pastore -Changes in structure
56 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Thomas B. Curtis -Chairman -Henry Loomis -President -Nominating board -Policy board -Public affairs -Martin Z. Agronsky show -Ford Foundation funding -Distribution -Educational and cultural material 1972 election -The President's advisors -Flanigan, Kissinger, and Stein -Nonpolitical roles -Kissinger -Dinners -John D. Ehrlichman -Role in domestic policy -Role in campaign -Foreign policy advisors -Melvin R. Laird -William P. Rogers -Flanigan's lack of involvement in political meetings -Stein -Charles W. Colson -Meet the Press -Avoidance of partisan appearances -McGovern speeches -Kissinger -White House staff briefings -Clark MacGregor -Robert R. Brown -Speeches by Flanigan -Jobs -Adherence to issues -Flanigan -Private contacts -Fund raising role -Restraint -Stein
57 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Kissinger -Kissinger -Previous speech at University Club -New York -Previous policy barring Jews from admission -Possible briefings by Flanigan -Donald McI. Kendall’s group [Business and Industry for the Reelection of the President] -Rogers -Kissinger -Stein -Ehrlichman -Avoidance of fundraisers -Press briefings -Ronald L. Ziegler -Kissinger Robert O. Blake -Connection to Whittier, California -R. Sargent Shriver -Deputy Chief of Mission [DCM] -Ambassador to [Mali] -W[illiam] Averell Harriman -Adlai E. Stevenson, II -United Nations [UN] -Party allegiance -Family -[Marjorie (Edwards) Blake] -Frank O. Blake -Herman L. Perry [?] -Shriver -Statements while Ambassador to France -Arthur K. Watson -The President’s view Shriver -Rogers -Offer to Shriver of position as Ambassador to the UN -Flanigan’s possible meeting with Rogers -Filing of speeches by ambassadors -State Department
58 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Individual embassies -Possible statements on Vietnam -Rogers -The President’s view -Robert J. Dole’s statement -Flannigan's possible meeting with Rogers Flanigan left at 4:12 pm
Conversation No. 763-24 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:12 pm and 4:13 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. Charles W. Colson’s schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB] The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 4:13 pm.
Conversation No. 763-25 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: 4:13 pm – 4:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's schedule -Forthcoming dinner and meeting -Lists of attendees for dinner -Lists of attendees for meeting -Attendees -John D. Ehrlichman
59 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Peter M. Flanigan -Henry A. Kissinger -Frederic V. Malek -Committee to Re-elect the President [CRP] -Separation of advisors from political activities -Briefers -Malek -Jeb Stuart Magruder -Kenneth S. Rietz -Kissinger -Ehrlichman -Flannigan -Kenneth R. Cole, Jr. -Limits on size of political meetings -Kissinger -Foreign policy -Ehrlichman -Flanigan -Cole -Butterfield -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Ehrlichman -Flanigan -Cole -Butterfield -Cabinet members -Briefers -Dinners -Presence of advisors -Ehrlichman -Flanigan -Kissinger -Ehrlichman -Flanigan -Herbert Stein -Flanigan -John A. Scali -Dr. Edward E. David, Jr. -Stein -Economy
60 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Ehrlichman -Kissinger -Ehrlichman -Stein -Flanigan -The President's forthcoming meeting with Ehrlichman -Number of attendees -Robert J. Brown -Charles W. Colson -Harry S. Dent -John N. Mitchell [Signing documents] The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 4:13 pm and 4:25 pm. [Conversation No. 763-25A] Unknown person’s schedule [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Ehrlichman Butterfield left at 4:25 pm.
Conversation No. 673-26 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:25 pm and 4:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Kissinger’s schedule -Meeting with unidentified ambassador
61 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 763-27/764-1 Date: August 7, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:33 pm and 4:34 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman. Ehrlichman's schedule -Meeting -Alexander P. Butterfield The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 4:34 pm. [Conversation continues as Conversation No. 764-1]