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Date: 
Jan 01, 1973 - Jan 02, 1973
Location: 
Oval Office
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-1NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-1 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:32 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President dictated a letter to Maj. Gen. James D. (“Don”) Hughes. Thanks for note -Memories of working together -The President's conversation with Rose Mary Woods -Hughes daughter's wedding -New York -Ages -Mary Elizabeth (“Betty”) Hughes Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 7:32 am. Rose Mary Woods' schedule -Woods’ work Visit by George H. Allen and family -Photographs Bull left at an unknown time before 9:25 am. The President replayed a portion of dictated letter to Hughes at an unknown time. The President resumed dictation. Hughes -Age -Congratulations on daughter's wedding -Vietnam War -Airmen -December 1972 bombing -The President’s pride -Negotiation -Honorable peace
-2NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-2 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:32 am and 9:25 am. Location: Oval Office The President dictated a letter to Clifford M. Hardin. Thanks for note -Memories -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Martha Hardin -Hardin family -Secretary of Agriculture -Lean economic years 1969-1970 -The President’s showing in Farm Belt -1972 election -Gratitude for service -Best wishes for New Year
Conversation No. 829-3 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:32 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull at an unknown time after 7:32 am. Dictation -End of tape -Typist -Typing Bull left at an unknown time before 9:25 am.
-3NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-4 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:32 am and 9:25 am. Location: Oval Office The President replayed a portion of dictated letter to Clifford M. Hardin. Letter to Hardin
Conversation No. 829-5 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:32 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President dictated a letter to Tom Landry. Washington Redskins- Dallas Cowboys game -The President's support -Respect for Tom Landry and Cowboys -Last year's performance -National Football League [NFL] champions -Performance by Bob Lilly -Dignity of team Instruction to typist
Conversation No. 829-6 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:32 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office
-4NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-6 (cont’d) The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's instructions -Rose Bowl Parade -Television [TV] broadcast -Timing Bull left at an unknown time before 9:25 am.
Conversation No. 829-7 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:32 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull at an unknown time after 7:32 am. Rose Bowl Parade -Television broadcast [TV] -Timing Redskins-Cowboys game -Bull's attendance -George H. Allen -Fan reaction -Redskins’ performance -Billy Kilmer -Bob Hayes -Charley Taylor -Kilmer -Location of Bull's seats -Fan reaction -Curt Knight's field goals -Roger Staubach -Chris Hanburger -Past Redskins-Miami Dolphins game -The President's trip to Hawaii -The President's Super Bowl prediction
-5NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-7 (cont’d) The President’s schedule -The President's meeting with Kakeui Tanaka Bull left at an unknown time before 9:25 am.
Conversation No. 829-8 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 7:32 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez [?]. The President's instructions -Executive Office Building [EOB] office Sanchez left at an unknown time before 9:25 am.
Conversation No. 829-9 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: 9:25 am - 9:35 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Reception -Heads of State visits -Park Chung Hee -Edward R. G. Heath -Africa -Latin America -Appointments in January -Soviet Union
-6NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-9 (cont’d) Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's schedule -Flight from California -Departure time The President's attendance at Harry S. Truman's memorial service -Dean Francis B. Sayre -Possible cancellation -Sayre -The President’s view -Marchers -Avoidance of photographers -Ronald L. Ziegler -Nicholas L. Ruwe -The President's delivery of eulogy -Upstaging Sayre -Sayre's eulogy -Allen S. Drury novel -Hugo L. Black The President's schedule -Gerald R. Ford -Reception for Congressmen -Location -Hubert H. Humphrey -Bella S. Abzug -Hand shaking -Arrangements -Open house -Furnishings -Eagle -Move -Invitees -Timing -Truman's memorial service -[Thomas] Hale Boggs memorial service -William E. Timmons -Invitees -Michael J. (“Mike”) Mansfield -Spiro T. Agnew -Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill
-7NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-9 (cont’d) -The President’s participation -Handshaking -White House staff -Timmons -Thomas C. Korologos -Christmas Decorations -Rex W. Scouten -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Timing -Timmons’ recommendation -1973 Inauguration -Mrs. Nixon -Boggs memorial service -Truman memorial service -George P. Shultz -John D. Ehrlichman -Other appointments Mrs. Nixon’s party -Return from California Agnew -Trip -Melvin R. Laird -Attempt to land -State Department Dictating tapes -Arrival of a secretary Bull left at 9:35 am.
Conversation No. 829-10 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:35 am and 9:40 am Location: Oval Office
-8NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-10 (cont’d) The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Request for Charles W. Colson Bull left at an unknown time before 9:40 am.
Conversation No. 829-11 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:35 am and 9:40 am Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Selection of attendees at funeral of Lester Pearson -Reward for loyalists -Ambassadors -State Department -Spiro T. Agnew -Cabinet members -Names submitted to the President -Labor leaders -Charles W. Colson -Criteria for selection -Major financial supporters -Major political supporters -Publishers -Loyalists in Congress -“New Majority” loyalists List of delegates to attend functions -Minimum administration attendees -Reasons for list -Types of delegates
-9NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-12 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: 9:40 am - 10:40 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson. George H. Allen -Visit to the White House -Post-game celebration -Personal style -“All-American square” -Reaction of Washington press -Victory over Green Bay Packers -Billy Kilmer -Lifestyle -University of California–Los Angeles [UCLA] Henry A. Kissinger's telephone call -New Years greetings -Handling of Kissinger -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Haig -Trip to Saigon -Relation with Kissinger -Departure from White House staff -Need for praise of Kissinger -Colson’s relationship with Kissinger -Public opposition to administration's foreign policy Kissinger -Log of telephone calls -Unnamed staffer -Calls to James B. (“Scotty”) Reston -Billing records -Max Frankel -Kissinger's relation -Sunday editor of New York Times
-10NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Kissinger's talking with Frankel -Breakfast -Relations with journalists Press relations -List of friends and enemies -Ronald L. Ziegler -Rewards and punishments -New York Times -George P. Shultz -Thomas Vail -Herbert Stein -Cutoff of access -National Security Council [NSC] -John D. Ehrlichman -Washington Post -William E. Timmons -Washington Post article -David S. Broder -Compared to Carrol L. Kirkpatrick -Ambitions -Hostility to the President -Man-of-the-Year article -George C. Wallace -Edward M. (“Ted”) Kennedy -Violation of the President's order -Truman -Compared to Joseph W. Alsop -Gerald L. Warren -Washington Star -Chicago Sun Times -Detroit News -Los Angeles Times -Compared to Washington Post Delegations to ceremonies -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -List of attendees -Need for a broader list -Recommendations
-11NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Colson -Lester Pearson -Labor leaders -Kissinger -[Unintelligible name] -State Department -James T. Roosevelt -Democrats -Criteria for selection -Financial contributors -Maurice H. Stans -Political reporters -Editors, publishers -Paul Miller -Previous lists -George R. Bell -Letters from the President -White House social invitations -Updated list -Business Council invitees -Stans’s list -Sam Johnson -Wisconsin -David Rockefeller -Roger Milliken -Active members -Peter M. Flanigan -Colson’s assignment -Shultz -Stans’s list -Business Council members -Contributors -Wealth -Donald McIntosh Kendall -Recommendations -Stans’s list The President’s supporters -List -Law firms
-12NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Flanigan -Licensing -Airlines -Cut off -Haldeman -Enforcing orders -Firings -Lee White Invitations to White House -The President as the Vice President -Democrats -The President's supporters -George S. McGovern Stans -Relations with Congress -Relations with Colson -Counsel for Colson’s law firm Lawyers in Colson's law firm -Jews -Inclusion of a few -Blacks -Exclusion -Jews -Antitrust law -Leonard Garment’s classmate -Brooklyn Law School -Columbia Law School -Political cases -Clark M. Clifford -Republican National Committee [RNC] as a client “Kitchen Cabinet” -Clark MacGregor -Bryce N. Harlow -Richard M. Scammon -“New Establishment” -John B. Connally
-13NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Finances -Invitations to join Vietnam settlement -December 1972 bombings -Impact on the president -Kissinger -Publicity -US credibility in world -Nonpolitical approach -Antiwar opposition -McGovern supporters -South Vietnamese reactions -Impact on North Vietnamese -December 1972 bombings -National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] -Film from Hanoi -Effect of bombing -Propaganda -Civilian coffins -Congress Stephen B. Bull [?] entered at an unknown time after 9:40 am. Instructions -Photograph Bull [?] left at an unknown time before 10:40 am. Press opposition to December 1972 bombing -New York Times -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -NBC -North Vietnamese reaction -Surprise at capitulation -Doves -Congress -Domestic pressure -Effectiveness of bombing
-14NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) The President’s World War II service -Guam -Bombs Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:40 am. Request for pens for visiting group Bull left at an unknown time before 10:40 am. The President's political enemies -Haldeman -1972 election -Establishment -Strategy toward the President -Administration's response Press relations -Broder -Benjamin C. Bradlee -Robert B. Semple, Jr. -Ambitions -Career -Washington Star -New York Herald Tribune -New York Times -Washington Post -Bradlee -Colson's plans -Washington Post -Richard Scaife -Lifestyle -Publishing Miami television [TV] station -Federal Communications Commission [FCC] licensing procedures -Paul McCray -Harassment -Washington Post management -Hiring policy
-15NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Basis for challenge to license Washington Post -Stockholder’s litigation -Katharine L. Graham Edward Bennett Williams -George M. Webster -File at Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -IRS audit -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Democrats -1964 presidential campaign -Barry M. Goldwater -1960 presidential campaign -Thoroughness -Family -Arrest record -Farm incident
************************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Colson’s role -Haldeman -George H. W. Bush -Loyalty -William E. Brock, III -Clarence J. (“Bud”) Brown, Jr. 1974 election -Compared to 1934 election -Economy [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] **************************************************************************
Vietnam War
-16NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Impact on public opinion -Compared to economy -Albert E. Sindlinger -Antiwar marcher -Dean Francis B. Sayre -Social background -Racial attitudes of American public -Asians Convention of economists -Hendrick S. Houthakker -The President’s Vietnam policy -Support -The President’s appreciation -Economic outlook -Political attitudes -Social background Academic community -Professors -Poll -Support for the President -Poll at Princeton University -Colson's son -McGovern -T. Hardin Jones -White House intern -Publication of poll -Professors’ protest -Pentagon Papers -Students of Ivy League schools -Influence of faculty on students’ attitudes -Colson's visit to Princeton University -Support for the President among students -Princeton University -Compared to Harvard University -Colson in college -Professor's influence -Joseph P. McCarthy
-17NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) Second term objectives -Left-wing opposition -Wallace -“Man-of-the-Year” -Press coverage after shooting -1968 election Press relations -Mary McGrory article -1972 election -Effect on the President -Broder -Wallace -Landslide election -Campaign tactics of the opposition -Patrick J. Buchanan -Article -Ronald L. Ziegler -Opposition to the President -Avoidance of press after election -Press conference -The President’s schedule -Harry S. Truman’s memorial service -National opinion Second term reorganization -Change -Personnel -Frederic V. Malek -Importance of lower level positions -Political views -Director of Census Bureau -Importance -Donald B. Moore [?] -Scammon -Lyndon B. Johnson -Politician -Scholars -Kevin P. Phillips -Robert Teeter
-18NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -John N. Mitchell -Haldeman -Politics -Social background -Grosse Point, Michigan -Busing -Marijuana -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Capital punishment -California -Environment -Compared to Edwin L. Harper -Religion -Catholics -Christian Scientists -Ehrlichman -Background of appointees -Religion -Buchanan's advice
************************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 election -Colson’s meetings -Detroit News advertisement -Busing -Harper -Opposition -Martin S. Hayden -Black vote -Ethnics -Impact -Robert A. Griffin -Impact on Congressional races -North Carolina -Jesse A. Helms -Virginia -William L. Scott
-19NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Harry F. Byrd, Jr. -Margaret C. Smith -John H. Chafee -Secretary of Defense -Jack R. Miller -Gordon L. Allott -J. Caleb Boggs -Delaware -Problems of press coverage -The President’s campaigning -1952 election -1956 election -Kentucky -Louie B. Nunn -The President’s campaigning 1974 election -Candidates -Senate -House -Age -Senate -Age -Age of candidates -Leadership positions Congressional leadership -Age -Robert C. (“Bob”) Wilson -William B. Widnall -New Jersey -Norris Cotton -Leslie Arends -Lifestyle -Arends -Political future -George D. Aiken -Political future Congressional candidates
-20NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Young liberals -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Robert H. Finch -Liberal leanings -Political appeal -Finch -Organization -Rumsfeld -Anti-Establishment [End segment received under deed of gift] **************************************************************************
Press relations -Broder -Man-of-the-Year -Time -Selection -Reasons -Kissinger -Letters supporting the President -New York Times -Past coverage of the President -Columnists -Election predictions -Edmund S. Muskie -Polls -Louis P. Harris -Vietnam War -Bombing Truman memorial -Bull -Qualities -Dean Sayre -Avoidance -Excuses -Trip to California -Trip to Independence
-21NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-12 (cont’d) -Kissinger’s trip to Paris -Camp David McGrory article -The President's behavior during Vietnam bombing -Dancing with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -The President's not talking to public -Feelings toward the President Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:40 am. George H. Allen and family -Photographs in Rose Garden -Warren -Henrietta (“Etty”) Allen -Sons -Jennifer Allen -Mr. and Mrs. Felix Lumbroso -Tunisia -Tour of White House -Christmas decorations -Previous tour Roberto W. Clemente -Airplane crash -Puerto Rico -Managua, Nicaragua -Death Photographs -Signing -Arrangements Bull and Colson left at 10:40 am.
-22NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-13 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 10:40 am and 10:45 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s schedule Stephen B. Bull left at an unknown time before 10:45 am.
Conversation No. 829-14 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: 10:45 am – 10:57 am Location: Oval Office The President met with George Herbert Allen, Henrietta (“Etty”) Allen, Mr. and Mrs. Felix Lumbroso, George F. Allen, Greg Allen, Bruce Allen, Jennifer Allen and Michael J. Farrell. Introductions Whittier College -The President’s 1952 speech Photographs of Allen family -Directions Washington Redskins team -Players from Washington, DC -Len Hauss -Rosie Taylor -Verlon Biggs -Larry Brown -Maxie Baughn -Jack Pardee -Clifton McNeill
-23NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-14 (cont’d)
Billy Kilmer's daughter -Health -Gift Presidential gifts -Presidential seal pins -Cuff links National Football League [NFL] Superbowl championship -The President's attendance -1973 Inauguration -Los Angeles Rams -University of Nebraska – University of Oklahoma game -Seats for press and White House personnel -Attendance -Miami Dolphins -Washington fans' support -Miami sport franchises Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's schedule -Rose Bowl parade Tour of White House -Farrell -Private rooms upstairs -Lincoln Bedroom -Treaty Room -Queen’s Room -Family Christmas tree Redskins -Players -Rest period -Anaheim, California -Hotel -Disneyland -Press relations -Game with Rams -Previous Dolphins – Redskins game
-24NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-14 (cont’d)
The President's prediction -Superbowl teams -Japan -Honolulu -Stephen B. Bull Tour The President et al. left at 10:57 am.
Conversation No. 829-38 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 10:57 am and 11:14 am Location: Oval Office The President met with George Herbert Allen, Henrietta (“Etty”) Allen, Mr. and Mrs. Felix Lumbroso, George F. Allen, Greg Allen, Bruce Allen, Jennifer Allen and Michael J. Farrell [?]. The Allen family -Double milk shakes Farewells
Conversation No. 829-15 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 11:14 am and 11:16 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull and an unknown person. Rose Bowl parade -Timing -Manolo Sanchez
-25NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-15 (cont’d) -Television [TV] channel Christmas tree lights Bull and an unknown person left at an unknown time before 11:16 am.
Conversation No. 829-16 Date: January 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 11:14 am and 11:17 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Executive Office Building [EOB] office -Coat The President and Manolo Sanchez left at 11:17 am.
Conversation No. 829-17 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 8:45 am and 8:53 am. Location: Oval Office The President dictated a letter to John McKay. Congratulations -University of Southern California’s [USC] victory over Ohio State University -Football -Coaching ability
-26NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-18 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 8:45 am and 8:53 am. Location: Oval Office The President dictated a letter to Wayne Woodrow (“Woody”) Hayes. Hayes -Statement on losing -Congratulations -University of Southern California [USC] game -Ohio State University’s football team -Rose Bowl -Congratulations -Ohio State Band -Half-time show performance
Conversation No. 829-19 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 8:45 am and 8:53 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull at an unknown time after 8:45 am. Alexander M. Haig, Jr.'s schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 8:53 am.
Conversation No. 829-20 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown after 8:45 am and 8:53 am Location: Oval Office
-27NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-20 (cont’d) The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Instructions -Lincoln item -Move to the Executive Office Building [EOB] Sanchez left at an unknown time before 8:53 am.
Conversation No. 829-21 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 8:45 am and 8:53 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. Dictated letters -Signatures -John McKay -Wayne Woodrow (“Woody”) Hayes The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 8:53 am.
Conversation No. 829-22 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 8:45 am and 8:53 am. Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Alexander M. Haig's location The President's schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB]
-28NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-22 (cont’d) Return of White House staff -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Henry A. Kissinger -John D. Ehrlichman -Ronald L. Ziegler The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 8:45 am and 8:53 am. [Conversation No. 829-22A] [See Conversation No. 35-50] Request for Warren E. Burger [End of telephone conversation] Bull left at an unknown time before 8:53 am.
Conversation No. 829-23 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 8:45 am and 8:56 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Eyeglasses -Prescription -Location Gerald L. Warren entered at 8:53 am. Sanchez left at an unknown time between 8:45 am and 8:53 am. Roberto W. Clemente's death -The President’s statement -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Funeral arrangements
-29NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-23 (cont’d) -Puerto Rican gubernatorial inaugural festivities -Cancellation -Henry A. Kissinger's return to Washington Harry S. Truman’s memorial service -The President’s participation -The President's delivery of eulogy -Dwight D. Eisenhower's funeral -State Department protocol -Plans Clemente statement Gerald L. Warren left at 8:56 am.
Conversation No. 829-24 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: 8:56 am - 9:03 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Warren E. Burger. [See Conversation No. 35-51]
Conversation No. 829-39 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:03 am and 9:28 am. Location: Oval Office An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 9:03 am. Dictation -Request for a tape
-30NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-25 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:03 am and 9:28 am. Location: Oval Office The President dictated a statement. Statement -Roberto W. Clemente -Admiration of sports fans -Baseball [This statement continues as Conversation No. 829-27]
Conversation No. 829-26 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:03 am and 9:28 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Harry S. Truman’s memorial service -The President’s participation -Gerald L. Warren -Press -Bull’s handling -Church service -Dean Francis B. Sayre -Dwight D. Eisenhower memorial -Truman family’s role -Warren’s statement Bull left at an unknown time before 9:28 am.
-31NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-27 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:03 am and 9:28 am. Location: Oval Office The President dictated a statement. [This is a continuation of Conversation No. 829-25 and it continues as Conversation No. 82928.] Roberto W. Clemente's death
Conversation No. 829-28 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown 9:03 am and 9:28 am Location: Oval Office The President dictated a statement. [This is a continuation of Conversation No. 829-27] Roberto W. Clemente's qualities -Earthquake in Managua, Nicaragua -Relief contributions
Conversation No. 829-40 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:03 am and 9:28 am Location: Oval Office An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 9:03 am.
-32NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-40 (cont’d)
Delivery
Conversation No. 829-29 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:03 am and 9:28 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Harry S. Truman memorial service -The President’s participation -Handling -Inquiry to Truman family -White House staff’s role -State Department’s role -Public Statements -Gerald L. Warren -Press inquiries -The President’s eulogy -Religious service -Dean Francis B. Sayre Bull left at an unknown time before 9:28 am.
Conversation No. 829-30 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 9:03 am and 9:28 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's statement -Raymond K. Price, Jr.'s office
-33NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-30 (cont’d)
Bull left at an unknown time before 9:28 am.
Conversation No. 829-31 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: 11:28 am - 11:46 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Meeting with Michael J. (“Mike”) Mansfield -Recommended meetings -Carl B. Albert -Hugh Scott -Harry S. Truman’s memorial service Truman memorial service -Henry A. Kissinger's list of attendees -National Security Council [NSC] -Zalman Shazar -Jack Lynch -Ireland -Kim Chong-pil -Korea -Ambassadors -The President's meeting with foreign officials -Spiro T. Agnew -William P. Rogers -Kissinger -Recommendations -Shazar, Lynch, Kim -Reception -State Department -Level of officials attending memorial -Ambassadors
-34NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-31 (cont’d) -Philippines -Foreign Secretary -Turkey -Defense minister -President of Israel -Scheduling -Shazar, Lynch, Kim -Carlos P. Romulo -Reception -Location -Luncheon -Invitation to wives -Lynch -President of Israel -Number of attendees -Romulo -Foreign Minister of Chad The President's meeting with George P. Shultz -Wage and price controls -Meeting with bipartisan leaders of Congress -Haldeman’s recommendation -Scheduling -William E. Timmons's recommendation -Expansion of number of participants -Wage and Means Committee -Appropriations Committees -Briefing -Second term reorganization -Scheduling -Louisiana trip The President’s schedule -Truman’s memorial service -Reception for foreign officials Rose Mary Woods and Marjorie P. Acker entered at an unknown time after 11:28 am. Christmas gifts -Cases of wine
-35NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-31 (cont’d) -Value -Delivery -New York -Tunisian wine -Donald McI. Kendall -Disposition -Manolo Sanchez -Rex W. Scouten -Wine cellar -Quality -Antique pottery -Russian origin -India, China -Use -Louis Nizer collection -Joseph Nizer -Home -Museum -Good conversation piece -Wine -Ronald W. Reagan -Chambourd Champagne -Scouten -Henry S. Kaufman -Makers -California -Jewelry -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Tricia Nixon Cox -Charms -Plaque -Bob Gray -AM-FM clock radio -Disposition -Executive Office Building [EOB] -Other gifts -Disposition -Mrs. Nixon
-36NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-31 (cont’d) Letters Christmas gifts -Disposition -Value Truman’s memorial service -Dean Francis B. Sayre's sermon -Hugo Black's funeral -Washington National Cathedral -Dwight D. Eisenhower funeral -John F. Kennedy funeral -St. Matthew’s Cathedral -The President's meeting with Timmons Christmas gifts -Disposition -Pennsylvania -Florida -San Clemente, California Woods and Acker left at 11:46 am.
Conversation No. 829-32 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 11:46 am and 11:50 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Truman’s memorial service -Timing -Meeting with heads of state -Timing Meeting on wage and price controls -Michael J. (“Mike”) Mansfield
-37NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-32 (cont’d) -Timing -Attendees -William Proxmire Truman’s memorial service -Diplomatic reception -L. Nicholas (“Nick”) Ruwe -Attendees -State Department -Diplomatic corps -Designated ambassadors -Alternatives -Spiro Agnew -William P. Rogers -Diplomatic reception -State Department -Protocol -Ruwe -Henry A. Kissinger's recommendation -List of foreign visitors -Attendees Bull left at an unknown time before 11:50 am.
Conversation No. 829-33 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Between 11:50 am and 12:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Harry S. Truman’s memorial service -Future receptions -National Security Council [NSC] -Foreign visitors -Henry A. Kissinger's recommendations -Heads of state
-38NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-33 (cont’d) -Courtesy calls -Scheduling -Other foreign officials -Carlos P. Romulo -Defense Minister of Turkey -Lord Chancellor of England -Diplomatic reception -State Department -Attendance by Truman family -Blair House -Clifton V. Daniel -Attendance by Lyndon B. Johnson -Meeting with the President -Courtesy calls -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -J. Bennett Johnson, Jr. -Allen J. Ellender -Johnson family -Photographs -Aid to Nixon administration -David M. Abshire -Assistant Secretary of State -Timing Meeting with William E. Timmons -Meeting with bipartisan congressional leaders Bull left at 12:00 pm.
Conversation No. 829-34 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 12:00 pm and 12:13 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez at an unknown time after 12:00 pm. The President’s schedule
-39NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-34 (cont’d) -Meeting -Executive Office Building [EOB] Weather Sanchez left at an unknown time before 12:13 pm.
Conversation No. 829-35 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Between 12:13 pm and 12:56 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with William E. Timmons and Stephen B. Bull. Congressional leaders briefing -Wage and price controls -Number of attendees -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -George P. Shultz -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Herbert Stein -Second term reorganization briefing -John D. Ehrlichman -Roy L. Ash -Economic affairs -Shultz -Speaking ability -Ash -Ehrlichman -Rumsfeld -Ash -Confirmation -Attendance -Shultz -Rumsfeld -Master of Ceremonies -Stein
-40NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-35 (cont’d) -Shultz -Ehrlichman -Domestic briefing -Time for questions -Second term reorganization -Attendees -Congress -Michael J. (“Mike”) Mansfield -Robert C. Byrd -Hugh Scott -Robert P. Griffin -John J. Sparkman -John G. Tower -Banking and Currency Committee -William Proxmire -Russell B. Long -Wallace F. Bennett -Carl B. Albert -Thomas P. ("Tip") O'Neill, Jr. -Gerald R. Ford -Leslie C. Arends -Wright Patman -William B. Widnall -Wilbur D. Mills -Herman T. Schneebeli -Chet Holifield -Breakfast -Mansfield -Invitations -Bipartisan meetings -Economic reorganization meetings -Future briefings of Congressional leaders -Ehrlichman -Roosevelt Room -The President’s participation -Foreign policy -Timing -1973 Inauguration -Cabinet meeting -Memorandum to Haldeman
-41NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-35 (cont’d) -Norris Cotton -Habits -Ford, Scott -Informal meetings -Attendees -Government Operations Committee -Location in White House -[First name unknown] Redding [?] -Blue Room -State Dining Room -Food service -Timing -Publicity photographs -Location -Timing -Truman’s memorial service -Length of briefing -Wage and price controls -Consultation -Proxmire -Patman -Mansfield -Albert -Second term reorganization -Future meetings -Ehrlichman -Mansfield -Timing -Developments in Paris -Vietnam negotiations -Albert -Republican leaders -Scott -Mansfield -Scott -Democratic House Caucus -Albert, Ford, Scott, O'Neill -Ford's schedule -Reactions -Scott
-42NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-35 (cont’d) -Republican leaders -Ford -Albert Truman’s memorial service -Diplomatic reception -Carlos P. Romulo -The Philippines -Other meetings with heads of state -Courtesy call -Personal nature Meetings with the President -Mansfield -Confidentiality of meetings -Albert -Subjects -Timmons's relationship with Mansfield and Albert -Timing Democratic House Caucus -Elections -O'Neill as majority leader -Speaker of the House -End the war resolution -Vietnam negotiations -Mansfield, Albert -Henry A. Kissinger’s briefing -End the war resolution -Effectiveness -O'Neill -Albert -Olin E. Teague -F. Edward Hebert -Joseph D. Waggonner, Jr. -Gillespie V. Montgomery -Southern Democrats Meeting with freshman Republicans -House of Representatives
-43NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-35 (cont’d) -Size of group -White House relations -Ford -Briefing -White House reception -Wives -Breakfast -Freshman Democrats -Senators and Southern Democrats -Reception for Democrats -Advantages -Freshmen Democrats -Political orientation -Compared to breakfast -Ford -Timmons’ efforts -Ehrlichman -The President's attendance -Reception for all freshman Representatives -Wives -Scheduling -The President’s participation -Cabinet attendees -Agnew -White House staffers -Timmons -Ehrlichman -Henry A. Kissinger -Ash -Shultz -Haldeman -Ziegler -Thomas C. Korologos -Wives -Invitations -Albert, Ford -Protocol -Spiro T. Agnew -Warren E. Burger -Ford seminar
-44NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-35 (cont’d)
Harry S. Truman memorial service -Compared to funeral The President’s schedule -Mansfield -Albert -Breakfast -Freshman Republicans reception -Congressional leadership meeting -Cabinet meeting -Photographs -Press statements -Democrats -Scott, Ford, Albert, Mansfield -Meeting with Mansfield -Confirmations -Budget submission date -State of the Union address Timmons and Bull left at 12:56 pm.
Conversation No. 829-36 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 12:56 pm and 1:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull at an unknown time after 12:56 pm. Request for William E. Timmons Bull left at an unknown time before 1:00 pm.
-45NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08)
Conversation No. 829-37 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: 1:00 pm - 1:14 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with William E. Timmons at 1:00 pm. Telephone calls -Completion End the war resolution -Michael J. (“Mike”) Mansfield's meeting with President -Thomas E. Morgan -Democratic caucus -Political orientation -Effect of the President's meeting with Mansfield -Carl B. Albert -Control of caucus -Speaker of the House election -Meeting with the President -Telephone call -Timing -Vietnam negotiations -Irresponsibility The President’s schedule -Meeting with Albert -Timmons’ telephone call -Mansfield -Democratic caucus -Bipartisan meeting -Truman memorial service -Timing -Bipartisan meeting -Wage and price controls -Democratic caucus -Mansfield, Albert -Hubert H. Humphrey -William B. Saxbe
-46NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-37 (cont’d) -Meeting with Mansfield -Democratic caucus -Henry A. Kissinger briefing
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-Armed Services Committee -Whip -William G. Bray -Age of Republicans -Bray -William B. Widnall, III -Norris Cotton -Milton R. Young
-47NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept.-08) Conversation No. 829-37 (cont’d) -George D. Aiken -Roman L. Hruska -Strom Thurmond -Hugh Scott -Peter V. Domenici -Reception The President’s schedule -Meeting with Mansfield Timmons left at 1:14 pm.
Conversation No. 829-41 Date: January 2, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:14 pm and 3:33 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people [Secret Service agents?] met. Unknown person’s location Unknown people left at an unknown time before 3:33 pm.