784

Date: 
Sep 21, 1972 - Sep 22, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 784-1 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 9:30 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 30-11]
Conversation No. 784-2 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:30 am and 9:33 am Location: Oval Office The White House operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 30-12; one item has been withdrawn from this conversation]
Conversation No. 784-3 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 9:33 am - 9:35 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Meeting with Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at 9:35 am.
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Conversation No. 784-4 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:35 am and 9:55 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. Unknown person’s schedule -Political meeting -Request for a telephone call
Conversation No. 784-5 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 9:55 am - 9:56 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Dinner at John B. Connally's home, September 22, 1972 -Democrats for Nixon -Leaders compared to staff Bull left at 9:56 am.
Conversation No. 784-6 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 10:02 am - 10:15 am Location: Oval Office
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) The President met with Stephen B. Bull and Rose Mary Woods.
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Henry A. Kissinger entered at an unknown time after 10:02 am. Letters Kissinger left at 10:06 am.
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Entertainment in White House -Bohemian Grove -Letter from Lowell Thomas
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Show -Herbert C. Hoover's birthday -Waldorf-Astoria Hotel -Press -East Room -Dinner -Timing -The President’s birthday -1973 inauguration -Eastern members -The President’s attendance -Secret Service -Woods’s conversation with Walter Taylor -1972 election
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Woods left at 10:15 am.
Conversation No. 784-7 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 10:15 am - 10:50 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger.
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) US-People’s Republic of China [PRC] relations -Kissinger’s recent trip to New York -Bangladesh -Membership in United Nations [UN] issue -Meaning of treaty -Soviet Union position paper -India joke -UN General Assembly -Debate -Timing -1972 election -Visit to US -Medical delegation -October 1972 -Scientific delegation -November 1972 -Acrobatic team -December 1972 -Announcements -Timing -1972 election -Scientific delegation -The President’s schedule -National Career Conference in Los Angeles, September 28, 1972 -Medical exchange with the PRC -The President’s conversation with Chou En-lai Presidential correspondence -Willy Brandt Edward M. Kennedy -Possible visit to Stockholm -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Recent release of three US prisoners of war [POWs] -Hanoi -Propaganda -Democrats Sir Alexander F. (“Alec”) Douglas-Home -Name spelling
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Kennedy -Possible trip -Attack in Congress Presidential correspondence -Letter from the President to Home -Meeting with the President -George P. Shultz -Monetary tactics -International monetary situation -Personal channels -Timing -1972 election -British -The President’s recent meeting with John D. Ehrlichman, Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger, Kenneth R. Cole, Jr. -The President’s schedule after 1972 election -Camp David -Letter from the President to Andrei A. Gromyko -Accommodations for Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Letter from the President concerning Saints and Sinners roast -Roast -Jokes -Harry Hirshberg [sp?] -Unknown person -Herbert E. Kaplow -The President
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7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Presidential correspondence -Letter form the President to Brandt -Death of Israeli athletes at Munich Olympic Games -Letter from the President to Leonid I. Brezhnev -Politburo circulation -Hydrofoil -Nikolai V. Podgorny -[National Security Council] [NSC] -State Department -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Winston S. Churchill, Josef V. Stalin, and Franklin D. Roosevelt -Correspondence in World War II -Quality preparation -Preparation -Drafting letters -Grace notes -State Department -Staffing -Letter to [William McMahon] of Australia -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Kissinger -Value -Haile Selassie -Mohammed Reza Pahlavi [Shah of Iran] -1972 election -Purpose -Europe -European charter Economic affairs -The President’s role and agreements -Azores agreement -US-Soviet Union trade deal -The President's recent conversation with Haldeman -Ehrlichman Personnel management -President’s Science Advisory Committee [PSAC] -Staffing reorganization -Office of Science and Technology -Dr. Edward E. David, Jr.
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Space Committee -President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board [PFIAB] -Arms Control and Disarmament Agency [ACDA] -The President's conversation with Henry M. ("Scoop") Jackson -Budget -Bureaucracy -Attitude toward the President -Gerard C. Smith -William P. Rogers -State Department -Economic advisers -State Department -The President’s recent conversation with Haldeman -Peter M. Flanigan -Loyalty -Post-1972 election -Peter Flanigan -U. Alexis Johnson -Ambassadorship -Robert S. Ingersoll -White House -State Department -Frank C. Carlucci -Loyalty to Administration -Burundi -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Defense Department -George S. McGovern's forthcoming defense paper -Morton H. Halperin -Leslie H. Gelb -Defense Department -State Department -Foreign Service -Presidential appointments Vietnam -Defense Department -Melvin R. Laird -B-52s -Withdrawal
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Effect on negotiations Campaign -1972 election 1972 -McGovern -Laird -Defense plans -Spending of funds -1977 -Gross National Product [GNP] -Possible Soviet Union attack on Europe -Abram Chayes’s comments in London Economist -Defense capabilities -Airlift -Timing -The President’s News Summary annotation -Airfields -Rhine River -World War II -Foreign policy advisor -Chayes Israel -Kissinger’s conversation with Yitzhak Rabin -Jewish issues -Israel -Munich Olympic killings -Terrorism -Anti-terrorist committee -Rogers -Contingency plans -Haig -Rose Mary Woods -Jeane L. Dixon -Rabin -Possible kidnapping in exchange for release of blacks in prison -Hijacking, kidnapping -Soviet Jewish emigration
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Possible Dr. Gilbert Klaperman phone call by the President -Possible telephone call by Kissinger -Public statement -Soviets -Kissinger’s conversation with Rabin -Emigration decree -US-Soviet Union trade deal -Peter G. Peterson -Charles H. Percy, Abraham A. Ribicoff, Jacob K. Javits -Possible rider -Timing of legislation -January 1973 -Kissinger’s conversation with Rabin -Credit -Possible industrial assistance -Tanks -Airplanes -France -Bureaucratic opposition -Arms package -Timing -October 1972 -Political effect -Arabs -Haig -Kissinger’s possible conversation with Rabin -Jewish US senators -1972 election -The President’s friendship -US Jews -Compared to Catholics in Biafra Kissinger’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with North Vietnamese Vietnam War -Recent release of POWs -Exploitation -Hanoi -Stockholm -Copenhagen
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Press conferences -Opposition leaders -John Hart of Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Washington Star -Orr Kelly Kissinger left at 10:50 am.
Conversation No. 784-8 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 10:50 am – unknown before 11:00 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's schedule -Signing ceremony for House Resolution [HR] 2 -F. Edward Hébert -William E. Timmons -Butterfield's health -Guest list -George P. Shultz request for meeting with Milton Friedman -Treasury Department -The President's preparation for trip to Texas -Rev. Leon H. Sullivan’s television show -October 11, 1972 -Waldorf-Astoria Hotel -Distribution -Harry L. (“Bing”) Crosby -Leslie T. (“Bob”) Hope -Sammy Davis, Jr. -Film clip of the President's statement on administration support of minority employment and self-help programs -Theatre -Timing -International Monetary Fund [IMF] speech
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Salute in New York City -Los Angeles dinner -Address of Waldorf-Astoria Hotel dinner -Bobby Fischer -Henry A. Kissinger -Guest lists The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 11:00 am.
Conversation No. 784-9 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:00 am and 11:06 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Gale E. Sayers -Photograph opportunity -Frank van der Linden -Visit by the Imperial Potentate of the Shrine of North America [Henry B. Struby] -Order of Masons -Preparation for upcoming meeting with van der Linden -Book, Nixon's Quest for Peace -The President’s reading -Copies -Rose Mary Woods Bull left at an unknown time before 11:06 am.
Conversation No. 784-10 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:00 am and 11:06 am
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Room ornament -Liberty Bell Bull left at an unknown time before 11:06 am.
Conversation No. 784-11 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:06 am and 11:28 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Frank van der Linden and Kenneth W. Clawson. Greetings Presentation of book to the President -Nixon's Quest for Peace -Previous interview -Binding -Henry Luce Company -The President’s library -Inscription -Additional copy
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14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) ***************************************************************** Press relations -Columnists and commentators compared to reporters -The President’s press conference after 1962 election -Six Crises -Bert Andrews -Pulitzer Prize -State Department -"Pumpkin Papers" -Comments on State Department personnel -Loyalty investigations -Alger Hiss -Reporters point of view -State Department -Peter Lisagor -Reporting compared to editorializing -Sports writing -Hockey -Wilt Chamberlain -Raymond J. McHugh of Copley papers -Review -1972 campaign Contributions to van der Linden's book -The President -William P. Rogers -Henry A. Kissinger -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Books about the President -Reviews
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Alcohol abuse -Chou En-lai -Chiang Kai-shek -Eisaku Sato -Nobosuke Kishi -Irish -Germans -Semitic peoples -Edward M. Kennedy -William F. Buckley, Jr. -John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy -Effects -Conduct -Physical appearance -Press The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 11:28 am.
Conversation No. 784-12 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:28 pm and 11:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's forthcoming meeting on House Resolution [HR] 2 -F. Edward Hebert -Pen -William E. Timmons -Hebert, Leslie C. Arends, Charles E. Bennett, Durward G.Hall -Pens
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Bull left at an unknown time before 11:30 am.
Conversation No. 784-13 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 11:30 am - 11:48 am Location: Oval Office The President met with F. Edward Hebert, Leslie C. Arends, Charles E. Bennett, Durward G. Hall, Melvin R. Laird, Richard S. Wilbur, Louis M. Rousselot, Frank M. Slatinshek, William E. Timmons, and John E. Nidecker. Greetings -Request that Laird make a statement [for House Resolution] [HR] [10670] Laird’s suit Photograph session Senate [Photograph session] Signing ceremony for HR 2 [Uniformed Services Health Provisions Revitalization Act] -Distribution of pens -Vietnam -Casualties -The President’s staff recommendation for veto -Memorandum -The President’s commitment to Hebert -The President's view -Reassurance for more uniformed doctors in medical services Departure for Cabinet Room -Laird
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) HR 2 bill -Timmons view Stephen B. Bull entered and left at an unknown time before 11:48 am. Hebert, et al., except Laird, left at 11:36 am. HR 2 bill -The President’s recent conversation with Hebert -Perceptions of bill -Congressional Relations staff -Department of Health, Education, and Welfare [HEW] -Bureau of the Budget [Office of Management and Budget] [OMB] The tape stopped and restarted at an unknown time between 11:36 and 11:48 am. The President's program -Medical school The tape stopped and restarted at an unknown time between 11:36 and 11:48 am. -1973, 1974 Ceremony for HR 10670 -The President's opening comments -Laird's comments -Duration -Importance of bill -Bipartisanship -Public interest in bill 1972 election -George S. McGovern's defense plan -Response -Campaign strategy -September 20, 1972 -Debate -Cuts in defense -Carriers, Air Force, Navy, Army, missile force -Press coverage -News summary
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -London Economist -Abram Chayes -Talks in Europe -Withdrawal of US troops in Europe -Reintroduction by airlift -Timeframe -World Wars II and I -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Air bases -Henry A. Kissinger -Costs -Effect on Allies -Timing of discussion of plan -Laird's forthcoming appearance on Meet the Press The tape stopped and restarted at an unknown time between 11:36 and 11:48 am. Brig. General Daniel ("Chappie") James, Jr., Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs -Public appearances -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Centennial Commission -Laird -Today show appearance -Future -1972 election -Promotion to Major General -Laird’s effort -Public appearances -San Francisco -Television -John D. Ehrlichman -Foreign policy -Support of Richard M. Nixon Doctrine -Sense of humor -Singing -Laird’s schedule -Presbyterian Church -Demonstrators
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Vietnam demonstrations -Casualties -Draft issue -POWs -Bombings -Dikes -Organization -Sizes of groups 1972 election -Laird's possible schedule -Massachusetts -Wisconsin -West Virginia -The President's schedule -Atlanta -Laird's schedule -Pennsylvania, Ohio, Missouri, Texas, California, Oklahoma -Adm. Elmo R. Zumwalt, Jr. -Budgetary concerns -Navy -William P. Rogers -Laird’s schedule -Massachusetts -Cambridge -Harvard University -Ethnic areas, hardhats, defense -Quincy shipyards -Naval contracts -Merchant cargo ships -Announcement -Timing -Edith N. Rogers -Veterans Affairs Committee -Jeannette Rankin -Chowder and Marching Club Forthcoming signing of HR 10670 Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:36 am.
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Departure for Cabinet Room -The President’s schedule Laird and Bull left at 11:48 pm.
Conversation No. 784-14 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 11:55 am - 11:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. US-Soviet Union trade deal -Soviet Jewish emigration -Jewish concerns -Kissinger's recent conversation with Leonard Garment -The President or Kissinger’s possible telephone call to Dr. Gilbert Klaperman -Max M. Fisher -William P. Rogers -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Rabin -Recent conversation with Kissinger -Activities -Jewish organizations -Israel -Legislative pressures -Rogers’s possible meeting with Fisher -Kissinger’s conversation with Leonid I. Brezhnev -State Department Foreign affairs -Double standard -Burundi -Slaughter -Blacks
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -David D. Newsom -Pakistan, India -Bangladesh -Biharis -Biafrians -Catholics -State Department -Africa policy Burundi -US Ambassador [Robert L. Yost] -Recall -Newsom Kissinger left at 11:59 am.
Conversation No. 784-15 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 12:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Announcement of signing ceremony Arrival of J. Glenn Beall, Jr. and Lloyd M. Bensen Photograph session -Beall -Otis G. Pike -[Naval Affairs] Signing ceremony -Pen Bull and the President left at 12:00 pm.
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 784-16 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 12:07 pm - 12:11 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with J. Glenn Beall, Jr., Charles S. Gubser, Otis G. Pike, and Robert W. Nolan; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Photograph session Revenue sharing Social Security benefits House Resolution [HR] 10670 -Importance -The President’s signature -Effect on retirees estates Photograph session -Arrangements HR 10670 -Origins -Nolan’s writing -Gubser’s introduction -Timing Photograph Newspaper clipping sent to Gubser -[unknown] Times -1950 -Earl Warren
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) News summary -Democrats Election of Beall -Reelection -1970 election -Beall’s conversation with Nancy Lee (Smith) Beall -1976 election Beall et al. left at 12:11 pm.
Conversation No. 784-17 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:11 pm and 12:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an Stepehn B. Bull. The President’s schedule -[Robert R. Casey] Power outage -Emergency generator - Robert J. Brown Bull left at an unknown time before 12:15 pm.
Conversation No. 784-18 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 12:15 pm - 12:16 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield.
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) The President’s schedule -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman Butterfield left at 12:16 pm.
Conversation No. 784-19 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 12:20 pm - 12:23 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President schedule -Alexander P. Butterfield -Meets and greets -Duration -Photograph opportunities -The President's speeches -International Monetary Fund appearance [IMF] September 25, 1972 -New York, September 26, 1972 -California, September 27-28, 1972 -Announcements -John B. Connally broadcast -Press conference -October 1972 -Atlanta, October 5, 1972 -Andrei A. Gromyko dinner, October 2, 1972 -Signing of Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] agreement, October 3, 1972 -Gromyko dinner -Connally's speech, October 4, 1972 -Trade agreement, October 10, 1972 -Press conference -Boston -SALT II, October 16, 1972 -Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe [CSCE],
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) October 24, 1972 -Chicago, October 26, 1972 Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 12:20 pm. The President's schedule -Robert R. Casey Bull left at an unknown time before 12:22 pm. The President's schedule -Announcements -Chicago -Texas, November, 1972 -The President's visit to New York, November 2, 1972 -Astrodome, November 3, 1972 -California -Connally's speech draft for the President -Texas reception -Speech writer -September 2, 1972 dinner for Mexican workers, Floresville, Texas -R. Sargent Shriver -The President’s previous trip to Mexican high school, Laredo, Texas -Drugs -The President's trip to Texas -Lloyd M. Bentsen -Two Democratic Congressmen [Elegio (“Kika”) de la Garza and Abraham Kazen] Haldeman’s schedule Haldeman left at 12:22 pm. Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 12:20 pm. Instruction Sanchez left at 12:23 pm.
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Conversation No. 784-20 Date: September 21, 1972 Time: 12:23 pm - 12:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Robert R. Casey and John E. Nidecker; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Appreciation for support Capitol Building -Repairs and renovations -[Photograph session] -Speakers lobby -Costs -H.R. Gross -Reception of visitors -White House -Compared to foreign countries Presentation of gifts by the President -Cuff links -Presidential seal -Pin Casey, et al., left and Stephen B. Bull entered at 12:25 pm. Democratic Congressmen Bull left at 12:25 pm.
Conversation No. 784-21 Date: September 21, 1972
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Time: 12:25 pm - 2:01 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
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US-Soviet Union wheat deal -Federal Bureau Investigation [FBI] report -Release -Timing -John D. Ehrlichman -Conversation with Haldeman -Appearance of impropriety
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28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Polls -Support for the President's policies -Bombing, mining, prisoners of war [POWs] -Casualties -Press coverage -Radio -Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. -Airplane -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] News -Historical perspective
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The President's visit to the People's Republic of China [PRC] -Public image -Thomas E. Dewey -The President’s meetings with Chou En-lai -Ceremonial aspects -Chou En-lai -Coat -George E. Christian’s view -America the Beautiful -Film -Shanghai Communiqué -Background -Chou En-lai -Coat -Haldeman's home movies -Haldeman’s California friends -Soviet Union trip
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Appearance compared to substance
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1972 campaign -Issues -Vietnam -POWs -Polls -McGovern’s speech, September 20, 1972 -Administration announcement of zero casualties -Emotion -Fragment bombs -Racial connotations -Administration reports -Racial aspect of war -Double standard -Burundi Foreign policy -Double standard -State Department -Henry A. Kissinger -The President’s recent conversation with Kissinger -Ethnic concerns -Jews -Israel -Catholics -Burundi -State Department
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Recall of US ambassador [Robert L.Yost] -State Department -African governments -Biafra -Catholics -State Department -Nigeria -Ibo tribe -African governments -Genocide -Burundi -Killed -Proportion of total population -Heads of families -Perspective -US -Soviet Union -Hungarians -Ukrainians -Communists -PRC -Visit by Theodore H. (“Teddy”) White -Shanghai -Stores, shops -English speakers -Language training -Communist training -Japan -Unknown city -Shanghai -English speakers -Interpreter -White’s Chinese language skills Vietnam War -McGovern's possible visit to Hanoi -Release of three POWs -Edward M. Kennedy’s possible trip to Stockholm -Kissinger -Response -Otto E. Passman
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Kennedy announcement -Politicization charges -Request of [Carl B. Albert] and [Michael J. Mansfield] -Bipartisan delegation -News summary -Political interest -Selection -Brainwashing -Press conference -US -Compared to Korean War POWs -North Vietnamese -Possible fate in US -Officer status -Brainwashing -Kissinger’s view -Escaped POW Personnel management -Brig. Gen. Daniel (“Chappie") James, Jr. -The President’s recent conversation with Melvin R. Laird -James’s position -Promotion to Major General -Air Force list -Kissinger -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Blacks -Pentagon and Air Force reorganization -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -James -Possible role as spokesman -Blacks -Richard M. Nixon Doctrine 1972 election -James -Use of speech by Presidential surrogates -Haldeman -Ehrlichman -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -POWs
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Gen. Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. -Hijacking -Possibility as speaker -Singing ability -Vietnam -Audience composition -Blacks -Whites
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-Racism -Southerners -McGovern's campaign -Campaign dinners -The President's campaign -New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles -Tone -Patrick J. Buchanan -McGovern's campaign -Mock theater groups -Staged bombings -Anti-war demonstrators -Actions in Washington, DC -Flag burnings, bombings, vandalism -Actions in Miami during Republican National Convention -John W. Bricker -Buses -South Carolina
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Ohio -Television coverage -Radicals -The President’s need to note -Tear gas -Audience
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-R. Sargent Shriver's Texas visit on September 22, 1972 -Use of television -Visit to Texas -The President's visit to Laredo border station and [Rio Grande] High School -Chicanos -Al Capp -The President’s reception on college campuses -Charles W. Colson -Hecklers -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Viet Cong flags -Politics -Hecklers -McGovern -1968 campaign -Hubert H. Humphrey -Kennedy
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The President's schedule -Forthcoming speech draft -Rio Grande High School -Timing -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -John B. Connally Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 12:25 pm and 2:13 pm. [Conversation No. 784-21A] The President's speech draft -Schedule -Rio Grande High School -Laredo [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Visit to Laredo, Texas customs border patrol station -Statement -The President’s appreciation -Talking paper -Richard A. Moore -Procedures -Rio Grande High School -Michigan -Courtesy talk -Student assembly -Reciprocal visit
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Mexican-American heritage -The President’s background as Southern Californian -Opportunity -Students as example for others -Judge Mario E. Ramirez -Daughter -Projected welcome -Band -Laredo -Connally -Lloyd M. Bentsen -Democrat Congressmen [Elgerio (“Kika”) de la Garza and Abraham Kazan] and Bentsen -McGovern -Democrats for Nixon -Rio Grande High School -Democrats for Nixon
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Support for the President's policies -Vietnam War issue -Volatility -Events -The President’s May 8, 1972 decision on bombing and mining -White -Need for analysis -The President's trip to Moscow Media coverage of Vietnam War
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Haldeman’s conversation with White about forthcoming book -1972 election -Cambodia -PRC -June 30, 1970 -Laos, 1971 -May 8, 1972 decision -Issue of passivity -Mining, bombing -[Arnold] Eric Sevareid -Soviet Union summit -The President's trip to Soviet Union -Negotiation of peace treaty -Kissinger meetings with Le Duc Tho -Paris Post-1972 election plans -Administrative organization -Timing -First thirty days An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 12:25 pm. Instruction The unknown person left at an unknown time before 2:00 pm. Post-1972 election plans -Generosity -Press -Bureaucracy -Advisability -Administrative reorganization -The President's conversation with Kissinger -Loyalty -U. Alexis Johnson -Ambassadorial appointment -Kissinger -State Department, Defense Department -Loyalty compared to intelligence -Schools
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -News story -Compared to Cambodia, Laos, May 8, 1972 decision -Weinberger -Ehrlichman -Appointment of agency heads -Compared to ambassadorships -Budget -Arms Control and Disarmament Agency [ACDA] -Arms Control Advisory Committee -Meetings -Congress -Agnew -Appeals -The President's involvement -Possible presidential memorandum -Agnew -Relationship with the President -Responsibilities -[National Aeronautics and Space Council] -Congressional relations -Colson -Photograph sessions with Democratic Congressmen -John E. Nidecker -Bryce N. Harlow -1969 -Compared to William E. Timmons -“New Establishment” -Charles H. Percy -Kissinger's breakfast -Clark MacGregor's dinner -Plans for Illinois -Ehrlichman -[Charles E. Goodell] -New York -Percy -Arthur F. Burns -White House gifts -Watches -The President's relations with his staff, cabinet -Camp David -Use
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Example -[William P. Rogers] Presidential yacht -Requisition of new boat -Seqouia -Navy -Secretary of the Navy -Secretary of Defense -Requisition of new boat -Gift -Tax deduction -Possible docking places -Potomac River -Key Biscayne, Florida -Annapolis, Maryland -Helicopter -Possible cruise -Bahamas -Caribbean Sea The President's post-1972 election plans for remodeling the White House -The President’s forthcoming conversation with Thelma C (“Pat”) Nixon -Kitchen and pantry in family quarters -Appearance -Age -Function -Service capacity -Main kitchen -Dumbwaiter -Bedrooms -Refrigerators -Timing -Sink -Wet bar -Kitchen -Yellow Oval Room -Coffee -Wet bar -Bathroom -Sink
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Plumbing Reorganization -Jobs -The President's conversation with Ehrlichman -Ethnic, religious, political concerns -Catholics, Italians, Poles, Democrats -Labor -Colson -Ambassadorships -Secretary of Labor -Businessmen -Donald F. Rodgers -Democrats -Connally's recommendations -Christian -Peter M. Flanigan -Possible commission chairmanship -Confirmation -Subtlety -Herbert G. Klein -Robert H. Finch -Supreme Court nominees -Ehrlichman's concerns -Qualifications -Catholicism -Conservatism -Ethnic groups -William H. Mulligan -Fordham University -John A. (“Jack”) Mulcahy -Catholics -Italians -Joseph L. Tauro -Support for the President -Qualifications -Women -Jews -Herbert Stein, Kissinger -Cabinet -Weinberger
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Catholics -Italians, Irish -Quota -William French Smith of California -Cabinet appointments -Frank C. Carlucci -Italian background -Catholicism, labor, ethnic groups -Negroes -Jews -Democrats -Secretary of Labor -Rodgers -Background -Catholicism -Undersecretary -“New Establishment” -Walter J. Hickel, George W. Romney, John A. Volpe -Volpe -Campaigning -Work habits -Possible ambassadorship to Italy -Kissinger -Foreign policy -The President's role -The Establishment -Ehrlichman -Advance trip -The Establishment -Military services -Congress -Republican appointments -US attorneys, judges, customs officials -Democratic appointments -Humphrey -Voting -Political philosophy -Peter G. Peterson -[Sally (Hornbogen) Petersen] -Helmut (“Hal”) Sonnenfeldt -[Marjorie (Hecht) Sonnenfeldt]
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Loyalty -Haldeman’s view -Writing for Kissinger Jews -Leonard Garment -Kissinger -William L. Safire -Stein -Burns -Garment -Loyalty Rose Mary Woods entered at 2:00 pm. Delivery Weather The President’s schedule -Dinner Woods left at 2:01 pm. The President's and family’s medical records -Story about break-in at Dr. John C. Lungren's office, September 20, 1972 -Los Angeles police report -Vault in safe -Gen. Walter R. Tkach -Possible copy of files -Publication of files -Finger printing -Woods's concern -Dr. Arnold A. Hutschnecker
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42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) [Duration: 31s ]
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-Effect on 1972 election -Media coverage -Lungren’s possible statement -Age of records -Lungren’s last examination of the President -Timing -Between 1968 election and inauguration
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-Possible motivation -Selling -Possible inside job -The President’s family -Handling -Lungren’s inquiry -Nature of records -Effect on Watergate story -Perpetrators -Instructions for Haldeman to call Lungren -Nature of records
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-Haldeman’s forthcoming telephone call to Lungren -Quality of story -Publication of files -Possible further break-ins -White House -Camp David -Key Biscayne -San Clemente
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-The President’s family -McGovern McGovern -Ft. Wayne -Use -Kenneth W. Clawson
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Harold E. Hughes -Iowa -Alcoholism
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-Use -Threat
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Conversation No. 784-22
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Date: September 21-22, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:13 pm, September 21 and 8:49 am, September 22, 1972 Location: Oval Office Unknown men [Secret Service agents] met. An unknown agent talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 2:13 pm, September 21 and 8:49 am, September 22, 1972. [Conversation No. 784-22A] The President’s location -Oval Office -Executive Office Building [EOB] [End of telephone conversation] This conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 8:49 am, September 22, 1972.