834

Date: 
Jan 05, 1973
Location: 
Oval Office
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-1NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09)
Conversation No. 834-1 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 10:11 am and 10:18 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull; the recording began at an unknown time while the conversation was already in progress. Edward E. David, Jr.’s resignation The President's schedule -S. Zalman Shazar -Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 10:18 am.
Conversation No. 834-2 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 10:11 am and 10:18 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 10:18 am.
Conversation No. 834-3 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 10:18 am - 11:50 am Location: Oval Office
-2NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d)
H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman met with the President. Edward E. David, Jr. -New position in private sector -Science advisor -Desired position -Outside consultant role for administration -Qualities -Achievements -Wife -New job -Herbert G. Klein Departing staff members -Farewells -David Heads of State -Talks with the President -Henry A. Kissinger -Yen Chia-Kan -John Lynch -Korea Official -Lynch -S. Zalman Shazar -Korea Official -Carlos P. Romulo -Kissinger Lynch -Meeting with the President -Irish constituents Kissinger entered at 10:22 am. Kissinger's calls to Michael J. (“Mike”) Mansfield, Gerald R. Ford, and Hugh Scott Vote in Senate -Charles H. Percy's vote
-3NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) -“Hawks” -Kissinger -John C. Stennis -Barry M. Goldwater -Mansfield -J. William Fulbright -Percy -Call to Col. Richard T. Kennedy -Palm Springs -Mansfield -Ford -Leslie C. Arends Kissinger's call to Congressmen -Scott -Ford -Carl B. Albert -Mansfield -Scott -Percy -Call to Kissinger Congress -William E. Timmons -“Hawks” -William P. Rogers -Fulbright -W. Stuart Symington -Mansfield -Melvin R. Laird -Goldwater Kissinger's calls to Congressmen -Stennis -Goldwater -John G. Tower Fulbright Percy
-4NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) -Conversation with Kissinger -Resolution in Senate -Tom C. Korologos -Role in negotiations -Kissinger's proposed call to Ford, Scott Mansfield -Cambodia Congress -Actions -Negotiations -Motives -The President's breakfast with leaders -Explanation of bombing policy -October 1972 agreement -Le Duc Tho -North Vietnamese actions after election -Supervisory machinery -Kissinger in Paris -North Vietnamese position -Reasons for bombing policy -Kissinger in Paris -Cease-fire -Negotiations -Congressional actions -Political climate -Consultation with Kissinger -SALT II -European Security Conference -Briefing for Congressmen -Duration -Negotiations -The President's supporters in Congress -Defense of bombing policy -Charles W. Colson -The President's policy on speaking out -Negotiations -Democrats -Bombing
-5NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) -Negotiations -Arends, Mansfield Democrat Caucus concerning Vietnam -Edward “M. (“Ted”) Kennedy resolution -Colson -Proposed assignment -Laird, Rogers Laird -Press conference -Position on bombing -Letter to the President -Loyalty to the President New York Times article -Gerard C. Smith -Strategic Arms Limitations Talks [SALT] Rogers and Laird -Richardson -Position on Bombing -Laird's letter to the President -Rogers Congress -Timmons and Korologos -Work with congress -The President's discussion with Colson -Dealings with Congress over negotiations Bombing -Chances of success -Resolutions Mansfield -Dealings with Kissinger -Democrat resolutions -North Vietnam reactions
-6NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) Chinese -Relations with North Vietnamese -Le Duc Tho Uganda -Withdrawal of US Ambassador -Idi Amin -Call for armed action -US diplomatic relations -Thomas Patrick Melady -Timing Colson Goldwater -Talk with Kissinger -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Support for the President on Vietnam -John D. Ehrlichman -Caspar W. Weinberger -George P. Shultz -Timmons North Vietnam Offensive -South Vietnam -Willingness to negotiate -Timing Goals of negotiations -Peace -Cease-fire -Prisoners of War [POWs] -US Withdrawal -Thailand, Indonesia -Nguyen Van Thieu Colson -Attacks on Democrat opponents -Focus on negotiations
-7NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) Kissinger -Meeting with the President at Camp David -Public opinion toward negotiations -Support for the President Bombing -Opposition by intellectuals -Support by public -Laos -Cambodia -Anticipations -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] News -Casualties in Vietnam -Compared to 1968 -Support from White House staff Opposition to the President's policies -Cambodia -Abraham Lincoln -John J. McCloy -Republicans -Leadership -1960 election -Question of fraud -Bay of Pigs Mansfield -Kissinger talk -Chances of success on POWs -Relations with administration -Confirmations -Opposition Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 11:00 am. Kissinger left at 11:00 am. Briefing on reorganization -Vietnam -Information for press
-8NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) -Talking points -The President's Vietnam policy -Chronology -Breakthrough in negotiations -North Vietnamese responses -Actions after election -Kissinger in Paris -South Vietnam -Resumption of negotiations -Peace with honor -POWs -Cambodia -Laos -Peace New York Times article -North Vietnamese return to talks -Discussion of substance of Vietnamese talks -Bombing halt -Possible statement on television -Congress Joseph C. Kraft article -Kissinger's opposition of bombing -Ziegler's response -Kissinger's support for the President on bombing -Kissinger's talk with Kraft The President's meeting with the leadership team -Oliver F. (Ollie) Atkins Press coverage for Lynch meeting Presence of wives at future receptions Ziegler left at 11:12 am. Kissinger -Kraft article -Favorable coverage
-9NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) -Haldeman -Talk with Kissinger Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 11:12 am and 11:53 am. [Conversation No. 834-3A] Ziegler's response to press on Kraft article -Proper approach Reston article [End of telephone conversation] Kraft article -Recommendation that Kissinger should resign -Kissinger's possible response -Agreement with President on bombing -Kraft -Opposition to Kissinger Kissinger -Dealings with liberals -Compared to Rogers -Attitude -Kraft article -John A. Scali -Social life -Scali -Persecution mentality Congress -Vietnam -White House attitude -Ehrlichman -Shultz -Timmons -Colson Congressional breakfast
-10NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) -Photographers -Ziegler Haig award [Defense Distinguished Service Medal -The President's presentation -Press reports Public relations [PR] -Colson -Ehrlichman -Kissinger -Interests -Vietnam negotiations -Colson -Bombing -Congress Spiro T. Agnew -TV appearance Rogers -Kissinger Laird Agnew -John B. Connally -Meeting with the President -Hugh Scott -Appointment -Jack Miller -Frederic V. Malek Connally -Relations with the Presidnet -Evans and Novak article -Texas Republicans -Anne L. Armstrong Vietnam
-11NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) -Kissinger -Position before the election -North Vietnam -Cambodia -Compared to Laos -Cambodia -May 8 mining of Haiphong -Soviet summit meeting Kissinger -Conversation with Percy -Conversation with James B. (“Scotty”) Reston -Percy -Samuel L. Devine -Barber B. Conable, Jr. -Tower -Fulbright -Rogers -Kissinger breakfast with Reston -Immaturity PR responsibilities -Colson -Ziegler -Timmons -Colson successor -Ziegler -Timmons -Ehrlichman Congress after 1972 elections -Democrats -Relations with Republican leadership -Relations with Democrat and Republican rank-and-file -Timmons -Robert J. Dole -Value to White House -Reelection in 1974 -Scott, Ford -Norris Cotton
-12NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-3 (cont’d) -Roman L. Hruska -William E. Brock, III -Clarence J. Brown -Devine -Conable -Democrats -Fulbright -Kennedy -Symington -Wilbur D. Mills -Albert -F. Edward Hebert -Stennis -Robert C. Byrd Vietnam -Bombing halt -Public opinion -Columnists -Vietnam settlement -Troop withdrawal -POWs -Vietnamization -Nguyen Van Thieu Congress -Dealings with White House -Ehrlichman, Shultz Trip to Camp David -Time of departure -Weather Reception Haldeman left at 11:50 pm.
-13NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09)
Conversation No. 834-4 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:57 pm and 2:03 pm Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull met with the President. Ceremonies Length of courtesy calls of visiting foreign officials Press coverage Press photos -Ronald L. Ziegler's announcement -Time constraints -John D. Ehrlichman Meetings Bull left at an unknown time before 2:03 pm.
Conversation No. 834-5 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 2:03 pm - 2:04 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Press photographs -Timing -Israeli television -John Lynch -John D. Ehrlichman Meeting
-14NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-5 (cont’d)
Ziegler left at 2:04 pm.
Conversation No. 834-6 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 2:04 pm - 2:19 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with S. Zalman Shazar, Yitzhak Rabin and Col. Richard T. Kennedy; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions -S. Zalman Shazar -Yitzhak Rabin Meeting in March 1971 US aid to Israel -Appreciation 1972 election -Israeli feelings -Meaning for Jews Terrorism United Jerusalem -Peace Israeli goals -United Jerusalem -Meaning for Jews -Peace with neighbors -Help of US Shazar's trip to Harry S. Truman memorial
-15NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-6 (cont’d) Emigration -US work with Soviets Terrorism -US reaction -United Nations -Resolution Relations between Israel and US -Rights of both sides -US support for Israel -The President's meeting with Golda Meir -February 1973 -Shazar's friendship with Meir -Length -Future relations US-Israel relations during next 4 years -King Hussein of Jordan -Peaceful settlement -Next visit to Washington Cabinet Room
The President, Shazar, et al., left at 2:19 pm.
Conversation No. 834-7 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 2:20 pm - 2:21 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Cars for visitors Photographs
-16NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-7 (cont’d) -Ronald L. Ziegler -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins Ashtray for Edward E. David, Jr. -Cost of pins Bull left at 2:21 pm.
Conversation No. 834-8 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 2:22 pm - 2:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Edward E. David, Jr.; Stephen B. Bull was present at the beginning of the meeting. Photographs David's achievements Atomic Energy Commission [AEC] -Opportunity for scientist New job -David's value -Gould, Incorporated -Position with firm -Location Chicago -George P. Shultz -Personality of city Future residence -Barrington, Illinois -Location
-17NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-8 (cont’d) Office location David's offer of assistance -John D. Ehrlichman -Possible assignments -Travel Energy -Ehrlichman -Reorganization -David's company -Interest in subject -Energy message Consultation -David's role Edward M. Kennedy's activities -Impact on science -Civil Science Systems Administration -National Science Foundation [NSF] -David's position Office of Technology Assessment -David's position -Kennedy -Ehrlichman -Peter M. Flanigan Presidential gifts David left at 2:30 pm.
Conversation No. 834-9 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Between 2:30 pm and 2:31 pm Location: Oval Office
-18NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-9 (cont’d)
The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Meeting with Kim Chong-pil -Interpreter -Length of meeting Bull left at 2:31 pm.
Conversation No. 834-10 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 2:31 pm and 3:03 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Kim Chong-pil, Kim Yong-sik, Dong Jo Kim, Col. Richard T. Kennedy, Carl Han and, Henry Sullivan; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions -Kim Chong-pil -Kim Yong-sik -Dong Jo Kim -Carl Han -Henry Sullivan The President's victory in 1972 Harry S. Truman Kim's journey -Truman's funeral Truman's commitment of US troops to Korea -Survival of Republic of Korea [ROK] -Strength US - South Korean relations
-19NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-10 (cont’d) -Negotiations with North Koreans -US support for ROK -Meeting with Park Chung Hee in San Francisco -Future meeting -Continued contact -The President's travel plans -Japan, Korea -Korean people -Internal Korean situation -Status -Communists -Constitution amendment -ROK support for US efforts -ROK objective -North Korean discussions -US role -Changes -Communists Interference -Communication Kim Il-Sung -Objectives -Intentions ROK forces -Modernization -Forces in Vietnam Vietnam -Negotiations -Consultations with ROK -Role of ROK -Goal of negotiations -Congress -War's impact on funds for ROK -ROK support for settlement -Communists -Negotiations -South Vietnam
-20NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-10 (cont’d) -US withdrawal ROK support for resolution of Vietnam conflict The President's schedule ROK internal affairs -Park's actions Bull entered at an unknown time prior to 3:00 pm. Presidential gifts Kim, et al., (except for Bull) left at 3:00 pm. The President's schedule -John Lynch Bull left at an unknown time before 3:03 pm.
Conversation No. 834-11 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 3:03 pm - 3:36 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John Lynch, Peter M. Flanigan, and Col. Richard T. Kennedy; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Harry S. Truman memorial service Ulster situation -US concern Meeting between the President and Lynch -Scheduling
-21NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-11 (cont’d)
The President’s schedule -Meetings with leaders -Republic of Korea [ROK] -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -The Philippines Ulster -Settlement -Irish government white paper -Proposition for Settlement -Unionists -Ulster Defence Association [UDA] -Ratio of Protestant and Catholic -Campaign of violence -Provisional Irish Republican Army [IRA] Irish border towns -Murder of young couple -UDA British Prime Minister -Edward R.G. Heath -Irish problem -Heath -Willingness to deal with Irish problem -Unionists in Conservative Party Common Market -Irish support -Meat prices -Shortages -Consumption American investments in Ireland -John W. Mulcahy -Labor force -Irish products Trade unions
-22NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-11 (cont’d) -Alexander F. Douglas-Home -George Meany -British and Irish unions -Compared to US unions -Agreement with government -Renewal Attitude of union leaders -Wage and price controls -US position Mulcahy Peter M. Flanigan US Ambassador to Ireland -John D. J. Moore -Tenure US–Irish trade -Shannon Airport -Airline Operations -Aer Lingus -Civil Aeronautics Board [CAB] -Ruling on North Atlantic tariffs -Cost to airlines -European competition -Use of charters -France -US -John Moore US-Irish relations -Moore -Understanding of problems -Air tariff concerns -American investments -Brandon Rivington [?] -Report back to Irish parliament -Flanigan -Agreement
-23NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-11 (cont’d) -Value of meetings -Other issues -American investment -Irish entry into Europe -New European community -Economics -Ireland’s role -New York investors Landing rights Weather The President, Lynch, et al., left at 3:36 pm.
Conversation No. 834-12 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 3:37 pm and 3:39 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull at an unknown time after 3:37 pm. The President's schedule Meeting with Carlos P. Romulo Bull left at an unknown time before 3:39 pm.
Conversation No. 834-13 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 3:39 pm - 4:10 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Carlos P. Romulo and Col. Richard T. Kennedy; the White House
-24NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-13 (cont’d) photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Auto accident -Romulo's recovery The President’s electoral victory Reminiscence of Nixon-Romulo relationship The President’s victory Refreshments Martial law -Ferdinand E. Marcos -Internal situation -American democracy -Reforms -Impact on Romulo -Impact on younger people -Manila -Democracy -Restraints on developing countries -Latin America -Korea -Vietnam -Congress 1972 election -Public relations -Attacks on the President -George S. McGovern -Kennedy family US foreign relations -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Impact on Asian countries -Philippines
-25NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-13 (cont’d) -US as balance to Soviet Union -Japan -Restraint -Geography -Vietnam -Concern -Negotiations in Paris -Terms -Cease-fire -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Democracy in South Vietnam -North Vietnam actions in October -Agreement -Henry A. Kissinger -North Vietnam actions post election -New conditions -Delay of agreement -Suspension of bombing -Current status -US presence -South Vietnam defenses -“Peace with honor” -The Philippines view of negotiations -Marcos -Delay of agreement -“Honorable peace” -Political settlement -Nguyen Van Thieu -US presence in Asia -Compared to other countries -PRC -Soviet Union -Japan -Australia -Purpose -Importance -Aid to Asian countries -Romulo’s opinion of the President -George H.W. Bush -William P. Rogers
-26NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-13 (cont’d) -Public relations -Knowledge of Asian issues -Compared to previous US Presidents -Marcos’s message US ambassadors -Henry A. Byroade -Changes -Experience -Bush -United Nations [UN] -Compared to John A. Scali -Chairmen of the Republican Party -Philippine ambassador Education -Robert S. McNamara -Loan agreement -Elementary -Vocational -Lawyers, doctors -Compared to Philippines -Junior colleges -Compared to vocational school -Politicans Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown after 3:39 pm. Presidential gift Bull left at an unknown time before 4:01 pm. The President's return to Philippines Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo Mrs. Nixon -California residence
-27NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-13 (cont’d) -[Thomas] Hale Boggs's funeral Romulo and Kennedy left at 4:10 pm.
Conversation No. 834-14 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 4:01 pm and 4:03 pm Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:01 pm. The President's schedule Meeting with Yen Chia-Ken -Length of meeting Bull left at an unknown time before 4:03 pm.
Conversation No. 834-15 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 4:01 pm - 4:03 pm Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:01 pm. Length of meeting with Yen Chia-Ken Bull left at an unknown time before 4:03 pm.
-28NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09)
Conversation No. 834-16 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 4:03 pm - 4:22 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Yen Chia-Kan, Tsai Wei-ping, James C. Shen, Col. Richard T. Kennedy and Lt. Col. William L. Golden; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions Truman memorial The President's past visits to Taiwan, Republic of China Chiang Kai-Shek -Health -Chiang Ching-Kuo Taiwan -Diplomatic ties -Economy -Prosperity -Trade volume -US assistance -Elections -Young people in politics -Education -Population -Vocational -US assistance -Military situation -Aircraft to Vietnam Vietnam -Negotiations -Bombing -Settlement -Impact on Congress
-29NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-16 (cont’d)
US-Taiwan relations -Military aid -Air Force -Navy -World Bank -United Nations [UN] -Olympic Games -Trade -Exploration for oil -Saudi Arabia Taiwan economy -Agriculture -Land reform -Organization of farmers’ association -Multi-cropping -Distribution of land rights -Industry -Production growth -Compared to agriculture -Education Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:03 pm. Ashtrays Bull left at an unknown time before 4:22 pm. Madame Chiang Kai-Shek -Mrs. Nixon -Qualities Ambassadors -Shen -Change of US ambassadors -Walter P. McConaughy Bull entered at an unknown time.
-30NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-16 (cont’d) Gift from Mrs. Nixon to Yen's wife Bull left at an unknown time. Gift The President, Yen Chia-Kan, et al., left at 4:22 pm.
Conversation No. 834-17 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 4:23 pm and 4:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Unknown person’s location Sanchez left at an unknown time before 4:25 pm.
Conversation No. 834-18 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 4:23 pm and 4:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. John D. Ehrlichman's location Butterfield left at an unknown time before 4:25 pm.
-31NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09)
Conversation No. 834-19 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Between 4:25 pm and 4:39 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Terry L. Decker. Future plans -Move to New York -Position in finance Background -Teaching -White House Conference on Food, Nutrition, and Health -Work in White House -John Brown -Ohio -Education New York -Cost of living -Ratio of men to women -Nature of job -Weather -Ethnic groups -Economics -Commercial establishments -Compared to Los Angeles Reasons for leaving -Job -Age Family -Ohio Adjustment to post-White House life New York
-32NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-19 (cont’d) -Los Angeles -Rose Mary Woods Career goals -Professional work -Secretarial work comparison -New York Woods -Places of residence -Relationship with the President New York Los Angeles Support for President voiced by the general public Job changes -Edward E. David, Jr. -Herbert G. Klein -Decker -Woods Decker left at 4:39 pm.
Conversation No. 834-20 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 4:40 pm - 4:44 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler Meeting with John D. Ehrlichman Cuts in White House staff -Number
-33NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-20 (cont’d) -Story for press Ehrlichman's presentation Reorganization -Efficiency -Congress -Young Republicans -Transportation Barber B. Conable, Jr. Press photographs at reception Ziegler left at 4:44 pm.
Conversation No. 834-21 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 4:44 pm and 4:55 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Introductions at reception -Party affiliation -Congressional liaison office -William E. Timmons Reception for Congressmen -Arrangements -Arrival times -Length of time -Reception line -Chief Justice -Vice President -Speaker of the House -Members of Congress
-34NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-21 (cont’d)
The President's schedule -John D. Ehrlichman Bull left at an unknown time before 4:55 pm.
Conversation No. 834-22 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: 4:55 pm - 5:29 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman. Ehrlichman's meetings White House staff -Press -John F. Osborne -Moves to departments -Cabinet officers Reorganization -Success Congressional breakfast -Vietnam remarks -Ehrlichman's evaluation -Henry A. Kissinger -Negotiations Kissinger -Role in negotiations Attacks of Congress regarding Vietnam -Reporter's question for wire services -Dean Grisher -Public support
-35NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-22 (cont’d) -Campaign issue -Popular mandate in election -Joan Baez, William Coffin, Edward W. Brooke Vietnam -Kissinger -Negotiations -The President's approach The President's briefing regarding Vietnam -Presentation techniques -Explanation of policy -Ronald L. Ziegler -Kissinger -Negotiations -North Vietnamese -Cambodia, Laos -Kissinger's approach -Bombing civilian areas -North Vietnamese attacks on civilians -Col. Richard T. Kennedy -Double standard -Civilian areas of South Vietnam -Visit by Ehrlichman and George P. Shultz Congress -Attacks on President -Budget cuts -Barber B. Conable, Jr. -Necessity -Inflationary tendencies Reorganization -Farm programs -Earl L. Butz -Opposition -Limestone Institute -Corporate landowners -Disaster relief -Loopholes, abuses
-36NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-22 (cont’d) -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -Caspar W. Weinberger Congress -Wilbur D. Mills -Shultz -Advice for President Posters by Washington Redskins -Drug program -George H. Allen -Lawrence (“Larry”) Brown, Jr. -Billy Kilmer -Christian A. (“Sonny”) Jurgensen -Schools -Boys Clubs -Action shots -Bureau of Narcotics -Question of citation for Redskins -Richard G. Kleindienst Rose Bowl football game -University of Southern California [USC] -Ohio State -Players of USC -Linemen Henry Kissinger entered at 5:15 pm. Meeting with Hugh Scott and Gerald R. Ford Canadians -Resolutions regarding bombing -Vietnam -Pierre E. Trudeau -US ambassador -Trade relations -Shultz -Michelin tires
-37NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-22 (cont’d) British French -Maurice Schumann Redskins posters -Kissinger's apartment W. Kenneth Riland -Trip to England -Travel with Kissinger Attitude toward The President -Canadians -Reasons for resolutions -Trudeau Destruction in South Vietnam -List by Col. Kennedy -Double standard -Canadian Parliament -Foreign Minister -Mitchell Sharpe -Trudeau Negotiations on Vietnam -Technical meeting -Subjects -Canadian resolution Congressional resolution -Effect on negotiations -Nguyen Van Thieu Kissinger's meeting with Vietnamese envoys -Tran Van Dong, Bui Diem -Le Duc Tho's intentions Press -Criticism
-38NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-22 (cont’d)
Congressional resolution -North Vietnamese responses Canadian resolution on bombing -Response -Trudeau -Canadian-American relations Kissinger's meetings with Congressmen -William E. Timmons -International Control Commission Kissinger left at 5:25 pm. Resolutions -Effects -Kissinger -Compared to Ehrlichman -Canadians, Italians, Scandinavians -North Vietnamese response -Le Duc Tho Shultz -Canadians Christmas bombing in Vietnam -Impact -Costs of settlement -Destruction of North Vietnam -“Honorable end” to the war Ehrlichman left at 5:29 pm.
Conversation No. 834-23 Date: January 5, 1973 Time: Unknown between 5:29 pm and 5:37 pm
-39NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-09) Conversation No. 834-23 (cont’d) Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull at an unknown time after 5:29 pm. Helicopter Bull left at an unknown time before 5:37 pm.