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Date: 
Apr 17, 1972 - May 05, 1972
Location: 
White House Telephone
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-1 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:35 and 11:50 a.m. Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 709-15A] The President conferred with an unknown person before the conversation began. Request for a call to William P. Rogers
Conversation No. 23-2 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:35 and 11:50 a.m. Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 709-15B] Status of call to William P. Rogers -Hold -Rogers's location
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-3 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: 12:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 709-20A] Request for a call to William P. Rogers
Conversation No. 23-4 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:28 and 12:31 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. William P. Rogers's location -Return call -The President's trip to Capitol -Message for secretary
Conversation No. 23-5
Date: April 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:28 and 2:36 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 331-3] Request for a call to William P. Rogers
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-6 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: 2:36-2:43 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 331-5] William P. Rogers -Testimony to Congress -Selection of good lines -Release -Patrick J. Buchanan -Distribution -New York Times -Highlights -Distribution to spokesmen -Rogers's assessment -Press coverage -Major points -Relationship with J. William Fulbright -Rogers's statement -Fulbright's questions -Rogers's handling -Senators' questions -Quality -Vietnam -US air strikes -Soviet ships -Use of official channels Melvin R. Laird -Testimony before Congress -Presentation of administration's position -Democrats -Rogers
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President's schedule -Present location -Meeting with Henry A. Kissinger and Ronald L. Ziegler -Meeting with Laird -Haldeman's meeting with Clark MacGregor
Conversation No. 23-7 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: 2:43-2:50 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with William P. Rogers. The President's previous call to Rogers Rogers's testimony before Senate -Highlights -Selection -Patrick J. Buchanan -Distribution to spokesmen -The President's review -Coverage of points -Ronald L. Ziegler -Soviet ships -Official response -Ziegler -Senate Foreign Relations Committee -J. William Fulbright -Questions -North Vietnam -Lack of condemnation for attack on South Vietnam -John Sherman Cooper and Clifford P. Case -Lack of strong attacks -Need for condemnation -Edmund S. Muskie's resolution -George D. Aiken's statement -Bombings
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Justification -Testimony -Summary -Buchanan's selection -Distribution to US missions -Ziegler's statement Testimony to Congress -Melvin R. Laird and Thomas H. Moorer -Laird -Meeting with the President -Types of questions -Military operations -Preparation Vietnam -The President's statement -Press conference -Troop levels -Troop levels -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.’s meeting with Creighton W. Abrams -The President's statement -Proper level -Announcement -Number withdrawn -June announcement -Timing of announcement -Show of confidence in policy -South Vietnam -Rogers's comments -South Vietnamese deaths -US servicemen
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-8
Date: April 17, 1972 Time: 3:48-3:59 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President. International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Relations with Samuel J. Ervin, Jr. -Implementation of plan -Peter M. Flanigan letter to committee chairman -Jack Gleason -Testimony -Flanigan testimony -Avoidance of Gleason testimony -Written interrogatories -Gleason -Subpoena -Edward M. Kennedy -Testimony -Timing -Executive session -Kennedy and John V. Tunney -Flanigan -Letter concerning testimony -Executive privilege -Ervin press conference -Richard J. Ramsden testimony -Flanigan testimony -Focus of attention -William E. Timmons and John D. Ehrlichman -White House witnesses -Richard G. Kleindienst hearings -Robert C. Byrd motion -Clark MacGregor -Avoidance of conflict with the President -Change of position -Motives -Relationship with Paul J. Fannin
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Gleason testimony -Maneuvering -Roman L. Hruska -Contributions -Lawyer -Meeting with John W. Dean III -Republican senators -Democrats -Birch E. Bayh, Jr. and Tunney -Quentin N. Burdick -Gleason -Lawyer -Support for administration -Objections to questions -Flanigan -Letter to chairman -Fannin -Meeting with Ervin and MacGregor -Tunney -Objections to limitations on Flanigan testimony -Weakness of position -Ervin and Byrd -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. -Republicans -Filibuster -Witnesses -Edwin Reinecke -Edgar Gillenwaters -Harry D. Steward -Scheduling -Gleason -John N. Mitchell -Delays -Scheduling -Determination -Departure from Washington -Flanigan -Testimony -Length -Hearings -Motion to close
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Kennedy -Failure -Ervin Vietnam -Unknown project -Charles W. Colson -MacGregor -Other projects -Haldeman's meeting with the President -Colson
Conversation No. 23-9 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:56 and 4:59 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 710-2A] Request for a call to Tricia Nixon Cox
Conversation No. 23-10 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: 4:59-5:02 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. [See also Conversation No. 710-3] Tricia Nixon Cox's schedule
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Possible remarks -Table tennis match -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Press -Vietnam -William P. Rogers -Possible trip to PRC
Conversation No. 23-11 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:56 and 8:11 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Manolo Sanchez
Conversation No. 23-12 Date: April 17, 1972 Time: 8:11-8:12 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Manolo Sanchez.
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Conversation No. 23-13 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:18 and 9:20 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 711-2] Request for a call to William P. Rogers
Conversation No. 23-14 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 9:20-9:23 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with William P. Rogers. [See also Conversation No. 711-3A]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vietnam -Rogers's testimony before Senate Foreign Relations Committee -Julie Nixon Eisenhower's call to the President -Television special -Julie Eisenhower's reaction -Television special -Claudia A. (“Lady Bird”) Johnson's reaction -David and Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Audience -Public Broadcasting System [PBS] coverage Table tennis match -Rogers's attendance -Tricia Nixon Cox -Demonstrators -Maoists -Anti-Maoists -Taiwanese -Antiwar activists -Attendance -Carl McIntyre Vietnam -Rogers's testimony -Responses -Young people -Military situation -Thomas H. Moorer's call to the President
Conversation No. 23-15 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:23 and 9:27 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 711-3B]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President conferred with Henry A. Kissinger at an unknown time before the conversation began. Request for a call to Melvin R. Laird
Conversation No. 23-16 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 9:27 am Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 711-3C] Melvin R. Laird -Location -Return call
Conversation No. 23-17 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 9:55 am - 9:56 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Melvin R. Laird. [See also Conversation No. 711-3D] Vietnam -Laird's testimony -News story in New York Times -Bombing cutbacks -Laird's response
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Diplomacy -Senate Armed Services Committee -Statement
Conversation No. 23-18 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:52 and 11:55 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 711-7A] [The President conferred with an unknown person at an unknown time before the conversation began.] Request for a call to Tricia Nixon Cox
Conversation No. 23-19 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 11:55-11:58 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. [See also Conversation No. 711-9] Tricia Nixon Cox's schedule -Attendance at table tennis match -William P. Rogers -Demonstrations at University of Maryland -Nationalist Chinese -Mao Tse-tung
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Ho Chi Minh -People's Republic of China [PRC] response -Crowd reaction -Demonstrations and arrests -Rogers -The President's schedule vis-a-vis universities -White House staff -David N. Parker -Henry A. Kissinger's staff -Mike Douglas Show -Trip to Philadelphia in mid-May University of Maryland -Demonstrations -Students The President's schedule -Tricia Nixon Cox’s possible role as tour leader -Meeting with PRC and US table tennis teams -Tricia Nixon Cox's possible role as tour leader
Conversation No. 23-20 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:46 and 2:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 711-16] Request for a call to Tricia Nixon Cox
Conversation No. 23-21
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 2:45-2:49 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. [See also Conversation No. 711-18] The President's schedule -Meeting with People's Republic of China [PRC] and US table tennis delegations -Conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Visit to college campuses -Post-Moscow summit period -Introductions at sports events Tricia Nixon Cox's schedule -Attendance at table tennis event -William P. Rogers -Chicago -Republican Women's Conference -Television program -Meeting with unknown Illinois mayor -Public recreation funds -Richard J. Daley -Telephone call The President's schedule -Photograph with Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Otto Stupakoff -Wife -Camp David
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-22 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:56 and 5:00 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 712-3] Request for a call to Clark MacGregor
Conversation No. 23-23 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 5:00-5:01 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Clark MacGregor. [See also Conversation No. 712-4A] MacGregor's schedule -Location -Meeting with the President
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-24 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:32 and 5:33 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 712-7] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 23-25 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 5:33-5:34 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-26 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:05 and 8:18 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-3] Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-27
Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:05 and 8:18 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 332-4] Henry A. Kissinger -Location -Return call
Conversation No. 23-28 Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 8:18-8:24 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[See also Conversation No. 332-5] People's Republic of China [PRC] -Kissinger's meeting with unknown PRC officials -India -Soviet Union, Indonesia and Japan -Behavior -Table tennis team -John A. Scali's analysis -Table tennis team -Significance -The President's possible message -Current situation -Kissinger’s meeting with an unknown PRC official -The President's trip -Unknown PRC official's expressions -Relations with US -Kissinger’s successful meeting with an unknown PRC official -US position in Asia -PRC position -Reasons Soviets -Meetings with US officials -Earl L. Butz -Maurice H. Stans -Butz -Jacob D. Beam -Reaction to Butz meeting -Peter G. Peterson -Reactions -Butz -Statements in Moscow -Rebuttal -Beam Vietnam -William P. Rogers's statement -Foreign Service -Support
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-29
Date: April 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:24 and 8:25 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-6] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-30
Date: April 18, 1972 Time: 8:25-8:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See also Conversation No. 332-8] International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Hearings in Senate -Vote on Peter M. Flanigan's terms for appearance -Edward M. Kennedy's dissent -Questions on Richard G. Kleindienst -Benefits for administration -Witnesses -Edgar Gillenwaters -Edwin Reinecke -Jack Gleason -Harry D. Steward
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Completion of testimony -Gillenwaters and Reinecke -Length -Committee debates -Delays -Philip A. Hart -Kennedy and John V. Tunney -Edward J. Gurney -Order of testimony -John N. Mitchell -James O. Eastland -Resolution for other witnesses -Defeat -Termination -Outcome -Flanigan testimony -Conditions -Gains for administration -Kleindienst Vietnam -Joseph L. Vicites -Attacks on Democrats -US war effort in Vietnam -US Senators -North Vietnamese offensive -Publicity -Television -Washington papers -Ads -William P. Rogers -Briefing of spokesmen and House members -Statements -Melvin R. Laird -Testimony -Story on bombing -Rogers -Meet the Press -Meeting with congressmen -Timing -Democratic caucus
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Thomas P. O'Neill -Resolution -Samuel S. Stratton -Opposition to resolution -Barry M. Goldwater -Resolution -The Vice President -Meeting with editors -John B. Connally -Meeting with editors -Peter J. Brennan -Conversation with Colson -Attacks on communists -Frank L. Rizzo -Statement -Support for the President -George Meany -Statements -The President's chances in November election -Jay Lovestone -Frank Fitzsimmons -Statement -Pressure on Meany -Support for the President -Speech in New York -Support for the President in November -Publicity -New York Daily News -New York Times -Senate supporters -Statements -Gordon L. Allott, Robert J. Dole, Robert P. Griffin, Gale W. McGee, Clifford P. Hansen, Goldwater, William E. Brock, III, Howard H. Baker, Jr. and Gurney -Administration's position -Spokesmen -Positive psychology -Opposition to invasion -Rogers -Statement -Laird
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Statement -Public support -Albert E. Sindlinger poll results Economy -Gross National Product [GNP] -Latest news -Peter G. Peterson briefing -Retail sales -Consumer Price Index [CPI] -Figures -Wholesale prices -Release of data -Timing -Food prices -Decline -Marina von N. Whitman, Ezra Solomon and Herbert Stein -Whitman as spokesperson -John A. Scali -Advisors -Paul W. McCracken -Stein -Hendrik S. Houthakker -Quality as spokesmen -Food prices -Connally, the Vice President and Whitman -Publicity -Control of issue ITT case -Testimony -Flanigan -Length of time -Cessation -Samuel J. Ervin, Jr. -Cessation of hearings -Committee -Report on hearings -Kleindienst -Robert C. Byrd -Cooperation with administration
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Flanigan testimony -Administration concessions -Press reactions -Kenneth W. Clawson -Flanigan as witness -Bryce N. Harlow -Gleason -Concerns about testimony -Schedule problems -Mitchell -Eastland -John H. Holloman III -Testimony -Flanigan -Reinecke -Republicans in Senate -Reactions -Roman L. Hruska -Marlow W. Cook -Gurney Vietnam -Democrats -Silence -Edmund S. Muskie -Republican attacks -Support of enemy -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] -Griffin and Dole -Connally and the Vice President -Elliot L. Richardson -Knowledge -Rogers and Laird -Editors convention -Distribution of administration line -Clawson -The Vice President -The Vice President -Television appearance in Texas
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Conversation No. 23-169 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:17 pm and 12:57 pm Location: White House Telephone Uncompleted call
Conversation No. 23-31 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:17 and 12:57 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 331-23] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-32 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: 12:57-1:09 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See also Conversation No. 331-24] International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Hearings -Colson's report -Harry D. Steward
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Edwin Reinecke -Edgar Gillenwaters -Jack Gleason -Cancellation -Afternoon session -Delays -Gleason -Absence -Problems -Administration tactics -Postponement of hearings -Gleason -Adjournment -Peter M. Flanigan testimony -Length -Germaneness fight -Night sessions -James O. Eastland's attitudes -Roman L. Hruska -Administration lobbying Vietnam -The President's policies -Support -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] representative -Charge of defeatism -North Vietnamese offensive -Barry M. Goldwater and Samuel S. Stratton -Resolution -News reports -Republicans -Demonstrations -Number -[Douglas L.?] Hallett -Administration's countercharges -North Vietnamese offensive -John C. Stennis -Melvin R. Laird -William P. Rogers's testimony -Applause in Congress -Democratic caucus
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Postponement -Thomas P. O'Neill -Democratic resolution -Political consequences -Opposition -Stratton resolution -Problems for Democrats -O’Neill -Stratton -Goldwater -Criticism of Democrats -The President's policies -Consistency of supporters -Robert A. Taft, Jr. -Charges against Democrats -Joseph L. Vicites -VFW -Congressmen -Public support -The President's determination -Public support -Mayor of Alexandria, Louisiana -Ronald W. Reagan -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -George Meany -Silence on issue -Fitzsimmons -Peter J. Brennan -Henry C. Cashen II -Attacks on antiwar Democrats -Rogers -Laird -Television coverage -Doves -Impact -News report -Rowland Evans and Robert D. Novak column -The President's state of mind -Inaccuracies -Political considerations
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
ITT case -Flanigan testimony -Benefits -Gleason testimony -Adjournment -Hearings -Gillenwaters testimony -Hruska -Reinecke
Conversation No. 23-33
Date: April 19, 1972 Time: 1:48-1:49 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 331-26] Translators -Source of income -Private foundations -Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-34
Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:49 and 2:11 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[See also Conversation No. 331-29] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 23-35 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: 2:11-2:16 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See also Conversation No. 331-30] The President's meeting with Jerry V. Wilson -Review of briefing Ziegler's schedule -Gerald L. Warren Vietnam -Bombing -Statement of Ivy League presidents -William J. McGill of Columbia University -Warren -Statement of condemnation of US bombing of North Vietnam -Administration response -North Vietnamese invasion -Statement of college presidents -Press -Administration's statement -William P. Rogers -Melvin R. Laird -Warren -Ziegler briefing -Recent news -John D. Ehrlichman
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Timing News reports -Pandas -Catholics -Table tennis team -News value Vietnam -Show of confidence -Ivy League presidents -Objections to bombing -Counterattack -Charles W. Colson -The Vice President -Administration comments -Possible response -John A. Scali
Conversation No. 23-36 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:16 and 2:17 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 331-31] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 23-37
Date: April 19, 1972 Time: 2:17-2:18 pm Location: White House Telephone
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See also Conversation No. 331-32] Vietnam -Bombing -Objections of Ivy League presidents -North Vietnamese actions -Ziegler's conversation with Charles W. Colson -Barry M. Goldwater
Conversation No. 23-38 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:27-4:41 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 713-1A] Henry A. Kissinger -Request for a call to Patrick J. Buchanan
Conversation No. 23-39 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:27 and 4:11 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with Patrick J. Buchanan. [See also Conversation No. 713-1B]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vietnam -The Vice President’s speech -Objections of Ivy League presidents -Bombing -General themes Kissinger conferred with the President at an unknown time. [See Conversation No. 713-1B] [End of conferral] Vietnam -Military divisions -Massive invasion -Breaking of agreements -North Vietnamese aggression -Draft -The President's additions The President talked with Buchanan at an unknown time. -The Vice President -Speech -Example for students -Role models of university presidents
Conversation No. 23-40 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:41 and 4:58 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 713-1D] Request for a call to Tricia Nixon Cox
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-41 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:58 and 5:01 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 713-1E] Tricia Nixon Cox -Location
Conversation No. 23-42 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: 5:01-5:02 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. [See also Conversation No. 713-2]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 23-43 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:20 and 5:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 331-33A] The President conferred with Henry A. Kissinger before the conversation began. [See Conversation No. 331-33] [End of conferral] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-44 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: 5:28-5:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See also Conversation No. 331-33B] Schedule -Gen. Alexander M. Haig, Jr. International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Hearings -Jack Gleason testimony
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Delays -Birch Bayh's Television appearance -Questioning of Gleason -James O. Eastland -Roman L. Hruska -Maurice H. Stans -Edward M. Kennedy -Eastland's ruling -Adjournment -Eastland -Peter M. Flanigan testimony -Gleason testimony -Delays -Kennedy's questioning -Aides -Gleason testimony -Stans -Relevance to Richard G. Kleindienst -ITT contributions -Answers -Corporate contributions -Credibility -Contributions to Democrats -Vance Hartke -J. Glenn Beall, Jr. -"Presidents Club" -Lyndon B. Johnson -Defense contractors -Contributions -Senators -Favors -Edmund S. Muskie -Felix Rohatyn -Questions in hearings -Hruska -Eastland's committee -Democrats -Exposure -John F. Kennedy and Johnson -Colson's report
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vietnam -John B. Connally's statements -Criticisms of press -Democrats -News reports -Ivy League presidents -Patrick J. Buchanan -The Vice President -Speech -Counterattack -News value -Senate Foreign Relations Committee -Criticisms of the President -Ivy League presidents -Ronald L. Ziegler -The Vice President
Conversation No. 23-45 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:13 and 8:49 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-46 Date: April 19, 1972 Time: 8:49-9:03 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Testimony -Outcome -James O. Eastland's ruling -Questions for John N. Mitchell -Corporate contributions -Unknown person's answer -Peter M. Flanigan -A vote -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. -Administration line -Publicity -Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin -Hearings -John B. Connally -Outcome Vietnam -Barry M. Goldwater -Democrats -Charges of disloyalty -Aid to enemy -Defeatism -Candidates -Support of enemy -Colleges and universities -Dissidence -Public disapproval -Ronald L. Ziegler -The Vice President -Counterattack -Charles H. Percy's statement -The President's policies -Critics -The Vice President's attacks -Labor support -Building trades
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Critics -Support for communists and the enemy -Charges -Political liabilities ITT case -Flanigan testimony -Likely outcome -Flanigan -Public indifference -News coverage of case -Decline Vietnam -South Vietnam -Performance -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.’s assessment -Bombing -Impact on morale of South Vietnamese and Thais -Impact on North Vietnam -The Vice President Economy -Prices -Consumer Price Index [CPI] -Jawboning -April figures -Inflation rate -Spokesmen -Marina von N. Whitman, Herbert Stein and Ezra Solomon -Stein, Paul W. McCracken and Hendrik S. Houthakker -Lack of public relations sense
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Conversation No. 23-47 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:46 and 11:48 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 714-10A] Request for a call to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon
Conversation No. 23-48 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: 11:48-11:52 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon. [See also Conversation No. 714-11A] The President conferred with John D. Ehrlichman at an unknown time during the conversation. [End of conferral] Mrs. Nixon's schedule -Pandas -Picture taking -Antics
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Conversation No. 23-49 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: 12:07-12:08 pm Location: White House Telephone Alexander M. Haig, Jr. talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 714-13A] Haig's location The President's return call -Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 23-50 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:57 and 1:07 pm Location: White House Telephone Rose Mary Woods talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 714-14A]
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Request for a call to Tricia Nixon Cox Rose Mary Woods talked with Tricia Nixon Cox at an unknown time.
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Conversation No. 23-51 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:10 and 2:46 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 23-52 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: 2:46-2:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler.
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[See also Conversation No. 332-16] The President's schedule -Meeting with Leslie T. (“Bob”) Hope -Length -Photographs -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins -Oval Office -Rose Garden -Album Vietnam -Democratic caucus -Resolution -News reports -Vote -Attendance/absentees -Vote on floor -United Press International [UPI] story -Changes -The President's supporters -Republican praise -Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-53 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:48 and 3:08 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-18] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
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Conversation No. 23-54 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: 3:08-3:09 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See also Conversation No. 332-19] Colson's location Meeting with the President
Conversation No. 23-55 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:10 and 3:15 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-21A] Request for a call to Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger
Conversation No. 23-56 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: 3:15-3:19 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Caspar W. (“Cap”0 Weinberger.
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[See also Conversation No. 332-21B] Education -Massachusetts Institute of Technology [MIT] -National Science Foundation -Budget allocations -Basic research -Cuts -MIT allocations -Cuts -Purpose -Teachers' salaries -Higher education -Oversubsidization -Need for cuts -Subsidies -Amount -Transportation and environment -Cuts -Renewal of contracts -Resistance -Department of Health, Education and Welfare [HEW] -White House staff -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Revenue-sharing
Conversation No. 23-57 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:19 and 3:36 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-21D] Request for a call to William P. Rogers
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Conversation No. 23-58 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: 3:36-3:43 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with William P. Rogers. Vietnam -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.'s briefing of the President -Knowledge -Style -South Vietnamese morale -US performance -Haig's briefing of White House staff -Arrangements -Briefing of State Department staff -Vietnamization -South Vietnamese performance -Air support -Time -Unknown State Department official -Military region tours -Cooperation between the White House and State Department -Tour of Vietnam -South Vietnamese commanders -[Forename unknown]Minh -Performance -Haiphong bombing Claudia A. (“Lady Bird”) Johnson -Conversation with Rogers -Lyndon B. Johnson Vietnam -Democratic caucus resolution -Passage of House -Contents -Robert F. Drinan -Committee report
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-Amendment -Necessity -John B. Connally -House meeting -Dove -Problems -Haig briefing -Charles W. Colson -Arrangements American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE] -Rogers's attendance at convention -Numbers -Chicago papers -Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune -Ohio papers -Cleveland Plain-Dealer and Preston Wolfe -Pennsylvania papers -Newhouse publications -Los Angeles and California papers -Texas papers -Cultivation -Otis Chandler -Cultivation -Martin S. Hayden -Wives -Adele Rogers -Cabinet -Use of White House -Mrs. Rogers -Attendance
Conversation No. 23-59 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:20 am and 12:00 pm Location: White House Telephone
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H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-35C] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler's office Haldeman talked with an unknown woman at an unknown time. Ziegler's location Haldeman talked with an unknown woman at an unknown time. Ziegler's location The President talked with Ziegler at an unknown time. Haldeman's call Press briefing -Press reaction -The President's location -Question -The President's credibility -Henry A. Kissinger's briefing -The President's meeting with Ziegler and Kissinger -Time
Conversation No. 23-60 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:50 and 1:09 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-36] Request for a call to John K. Andrews, Jr.
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-Location
Conversation No. 23-61 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 1:09-1:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with John K. Andrews, Jr. [See also Conversation No. 332-37] The President's meeting with Andrews and Winston Lord
Conversation No. 23-62 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:33 and 1:38 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-41] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 23-63 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 1:38-1:39 pm Location: White House Telephone
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The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See also Conversation No. 332-42] Vietnam -Lead stories -White House Press Corps -Wire stories
Conversation No. 23-64 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:39 and 1:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-44] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-65 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 1:45-1:46 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See also Conversation No. 332-46] Colson's location The President's meeting with Colson
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Conversation No. 23-66 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 1:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 332-47] Request for a call to Clark MacGregor
Conversation No. 23-67 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:55 and 1:59 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 332-48A] The President conferred with Charles W. Colson before the conversation began.
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[See Conversation No. 332-48] [End of conferral] Clark MacGregor -Location -Return call
Conversation No. 23-68 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 1:59-2:01 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Clark MacGregor. [See also Conversation No. 332-48B] Vietnam -Ronald L. Ziegler's briefing -Henry A. Kissinger -Briefing of MacGregor -Soviets -Movement -Kissinger briefing -Bombing -B-52's -New orders -Support -The Vice President's speech -Reception -Minnesota -Committee to Re-elect the President [CRP] chairman -John Mooty -Reaction -The President's speech Richard G. Kleindienst
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-Confirmation -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. -Committee meeting -James O. Eastland -Scheduling -Robert C. Byrd motion -Committee action Vietnam -Charles W. Colson -MacGregor's position
Conversation No. 23-69 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:01 and 2:15 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-70 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 2:13-2:15 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See also Conversation No. 332-48C] Kissinger's call to Katharine L. Graham -Return call
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Meeting with Kissinger Vietnam -Bombing -Ronald W. Reagan's support -News reports -Press conference -Questions -Yuli M. Vorontsov -Responses Kissinger's meeting with the President -Review of speech
Conversation No. 23-71 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:25 and 4:23 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Stephen B. Bull
Conversation No. 23-72 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 4:23-4:24 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See also Conversation No. 334-3] The President's schedule
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-Meeting with W. Kenneth Riland -Place
Conversation No. 23-73 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:24 and 4:26 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-5] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler -Return call
Conversation No. 23-74 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 4:26 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 334-6] Ronald L. Ziegler -Location -Return call
Conversation No. 23-75
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Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 4:43-4:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See also Conversation No. 334-7A] Press conference -Announcement -Questions -Henry A. Kissinger's meeting in Moscow -Secrecy -Press reaction -Press reaction Vietnam -Troop levels -The President's decision -Meetings with senior advisors -Kissinger's trip -The President's decision -The President's speech -Contents Congressional Dinner -Press -Ziegler's briefing -National Security Council [NSC]
Conversation No. 23-76 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:47 and 6:11 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
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Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-77 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 6:11 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger -Location -Return call
Conversation No. 23-78 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:13 and 10:47 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-79 Date: April 25, 1972 Time: 10:23-10:47 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson.
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Vietnam -Congressional dinner -Support for the President -Henry Tannenbaum [sp?] -Negotiations -Secrecy -Press objections -John W. Chancellor -Soviets -Dan Rather -Henry A. Kissinger -White House statements -End of war -The President's sense of timing -Democrats -Problems -Madame Nguyen Thi Binh -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Republican challenge -Attacks -Colson's conversation with Kenneth W. Clawson -Presidential candidates -Statements -Muskie -Barry M. Goldwater attacks -Circulation -The Vice President's attacks -Ronald L. Ziegler's statements -Challenge to candidates
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-Follow-up actions -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -Goldwater -News reports -Harris poll -Release -Albert E. Sindlinger -Support for the President -Democrats -Republican accusations -Ziegler
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Conversation No. 23-80 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:10 and 1:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 333-15] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-81
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Date: April 26, 1972 Time: 1:45-2:07 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator at 1:45 pm. [See also Conversation No. 333-16] Request for a call to Thomas H. Moorer Status of the President's call to Charles W. Colson The President talked with Colson between 1:45 and 2:07 pm.
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John Cardinal Krol -Support for the President -Criticism -Theodore S. Hesburgh -Church liberals -Note from the President -Meeting with the President -The President's visit to Poland -Note from the President
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Vietnam -The President's conversation with H. R. Haldeman -Public relations efforts -Telephone calls to networks -The Vice President -Speech -Maine -Material -Patrick J. Buchanan's memo -Barry M. Goldwater -Speech -Robert J. Dole -Distribution -Friendly press -Democrats -Madame Nguyen Thi Binh letter -Link with communists -The Vice President's speech -Congressional statements -Columnists -Rowland Evans and Robert D. Novak -Popular support for the President -Sindlinger poll -George H. Gallup poll -Support for bombing -Lyndon B. Johnson -Sindlinger poll -Media attention -Reputation -Press conference -Press coverage -Kenneth W. Clawson -Public support
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-Press -Henry A. Kissinger's trip -Secrecy -Press coverage -Networks -Written press -Public support -John D. Ehrlichman's concern -Public indifference Public relations image -Credibility issue -Foreign policy -Busing -Kissinger's trip to Moscow -Secrecy -Reporters -Networks -Attacks -Richard M. Scaife -The President's broadcast -Attacks -Dan Rather -Impact of attacks -Phone calls -Local stations -Importance -Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco, Dallas, Cleveland, Philadelphia -Phone calls -Protests -Colson's project -Scaife
Conversation No. 23-82 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:07 and 2:08 pm Location: White House Telephone
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The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 333-17] Request for a call to Thomas H. Moorer
Conversation No. 23-83 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: 2:08-2:12 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Thomas H. Moorer. Vietnam -Henry A. Kissinger -Bombing -Limits -Extension -Gunboats -Successes -Preparation by US Navy -Shore bases in North Vietnam -Rockets -Type -Attack on destroyers -Newport News -Arrival time -US Navy -Destroyers -Military Region Two -Operations -South Vietnamese troop support
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Conversation No. 23-84 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:10 and 4:31 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 333-21B] Request for a call to Robert C. Byrd
Conversation No. 23-85 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:10 and 4:31 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with Robert C. Byrd. [See also Conversation No. 333-21C] Byrd's confidence in Kissinger Vietnam -Democratic caucus -Resolution -Timing -Negotiations -Le Duc Tho -Resumption of talks -Diplomatic sources in Moscow -Sensitivity -Democratic caucus -Delay -Byrd's activities -Benefits for Democrats and the President -Byrd's position
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-Byrd's leadership -J. William Fulbright's request for caucus -Delays -Justification -Request to Fulbright -W. Stuart Symington and Walter F. Mondale -Nonpartisanship -Kissinger's call to Byrd -Confidentiality
Conversation No. 23-86 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:10 and 4:31 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See also Conversation No. 333-21F] Vietnam -Democratic caucus -Kissinger's call to Robert C. Byrd -Time Kissinger conferred with the President at an unknown time. Verification of Senate Democratic caucus meeting time [End of conferral]
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Vietnam -Democratic caucus -Kissinger's conversation with Byrd -Byrd's reaction -Change of time -Method -Byrd
Conversation No. 23-87 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: 4:34-4:37 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 333-23] Vietnam -Democratic caucus -Henry A. Kissinger's call to Robert C. Byrd -Change of time -Clark MacGregor -J. William Fulbright's request -Postponement -Confirmation -The President's speech -Copies for Television and print media -Kissinger's briefings -Congressmen -Highlights -Rhetoric -Reactions of supporters and White House staff -Diplomatic problems
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-MacGregor's reaction -A section of speech -Retention -Kissinger -John K. Andrews, Jr. -Raymond K. Price, Jr.
Conversation No. 23-88 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 6:32 and 6:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 333-32] Request for a call to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon
Conversation No. 23-170 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: 6:35 pm – 6:36 pm Location: White House Telephone Uncompleted call.
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Conversation No. 23-89 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: 6:35-6:36 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon. [See also Conversation No. 333-33]
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Conversation No. 23-90 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: 7:07-7:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See also Conversation No. 333-38] US-Soviet relations -Negotiations -Gerard C. Smith -William P. Rogers -Berlin Agreement -The President's public statements
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-Kissinger's conversation with Thomas H. Moorer -The President's speech -Smith -Submarines -Provision in treaty -Anti-Ballistic Missiles [ABMs] -Submarines -Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -Negotiations -Internal disagreements -Andrei A. Gromyko -Work with Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-91 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:10 and 7:37 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 333-40] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 23-92 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: 7:37 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 333-41]
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H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Location
Conversation No. 23-93 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:37 and 8:20 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 333-42] The President's call to Henry A. Kissinger -Cancellation
Conversation No. 23-94 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: 8:20-8:25 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 333-44] The President's call US-Soviet relations -Gerard C. Smith -Thomas H. Moorer Kissinger's briefing
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Conversation No. 23-95 Date: May 1, 1972 Time: Unknown between 6:49 and 6:53 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-96 Date: May 1, 1972 Time: 6:53-7:06 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. A meeting -Time -Kissinger's location Vietnam -B-3 area -Negotiations -Positions of both sides -Cease-fire -Withdrawals -US bargaining position -Bombing -Impact on US bargaining position -Kissinger's offer -Bombing of Hanoi and Haiphong -North Vietnamese fears -Talks with Soviets -Return to Washington
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-Military operations -Creighton W. Abrams -Abilities -Field Commander -Negotiations -Bombing -Shock effect -Bombing -The President’s discussion with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Support of public -Doves -Hawks -Thomas H. Moorer US-Soviet relations -Anti-Ballistic Missile [ABM]
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-US missiles -US position -Bombers -US number The President conferred with Manolo Sanchez at an unknown time. [Unintelligible]
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[End of conferral] Vietnam -US stakes -Charles W. Colson, Clark MacGregor and John A. Scali -Emphasis -Cease-fire -The President's speech -Message to North Vietnam -Negotiations -North Vietnamese proposals -Soviet influence -US position -Back-up position -Poker analogy -The President's character -The President's negotiating methods
Conversation No. 23-97 Date: May 1, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:06 and 7:07 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-98 Date: May 1, 1972 Time: 7:07-7:08 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Vietnam
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-Negotiations [Unintelligible] -The President's position -Public support for the President
Conversation No. 23-99 Date: May 1, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:09 and 7:11 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 23-100 Date: May 1, 1972 Time: 7:11-7:13 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. Ziegler's announcement -Networks -US-Soviet relations -Confidential exchanges with Leonid I. Brezhnev -Henry A. Kissinger -Questions about Kissinger's trip to Moscow -Exchanges with Brezhnev -Network coverage -Howard K. Smith -Gerard C. Smith
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-Press reception
Conversation No. 23-101 Date: May 1, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:13 and 7:18 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-102 Date: May 1, 1972 Time: 7:18-7:19 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. A trip -A message -Channels -Dispatch -Progress in negotiations
Conversation No. 23-103 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 10:35-10:37 am Location: White House Telephone
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H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 334-16] The President conferred with Patrick J. Buchanan before the conversation began. [See Conversation No. 334-15] [End of conferral] J. Edgar Hoover -Death -Richard G. Kleindienst announcement -The President's statement -Arrangements -Written statement -Impact -Preparations [Haldeman conferred with an unknown person at an unknown time.] The President's statement -Preparations [End of conferral] Hoover -Death -The President's statement -Announcement -Circumstances and cause -Coroner -Kleindienst announcement -The President's statement -Television coverage -Propriety -Preparations
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Conversation No. 23-104 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 10:43-10:44 am Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 334-18] [The President conferred with Patrick J. Buchanan before the conversation began.] [See Conversation No. 334-17] [End of conferral] The President's statement -Timing -Announcement of J. Edgar Hoover's death -Lead story -Timing with the President's statement
Conversation No. 23-105 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:55 and 10:57 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 717-2] Request for a call to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon
Conversation No. 23-106
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Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 10:57-10:58 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon. [See also Conversation No. 717-3]
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Conversation No. 23-107 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:58 and 11:04 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 717-4] Request for a call to Lyndon B. Johnson
Conversation No. 23-108 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 11:04 am
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Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 717-5] Lyndon B. Johnson's schedule -The President's schedule -Rose Mary Woods
Conversation No. 23-109 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 11:16-11:17 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Lyndon B. Johnson. [See also Conversation No. 717-8] J. Edgar Hoover -Death -The President's announcement -The President's previous call -Past pressure on the President for Hoover's removal -The President's refusal -Johnson's opinion
Conversation No. 23-110 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:17 and 11:27 am Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President.
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Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Meeting with the President
Conversation No. 23-111 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:20 and 4:38 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Stephen B. Bull
Conversation No. 23-112
Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 4:38-4:39 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See also Conversation No. 334-34] The President's schedule -Meeting with John D. Ehrlichman -Change of time
Conversation No. 23-113 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 4:40-4:41 pm
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Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. [See also Conversation No. 334-35] The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger -Arrival in Washington -Meeting on Sequoia -Time -Meeting with Haig
Conversation No. 23-114 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 4:49-4:51 pm Location: White House Telephone Alexander M. Haig, Jr. talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 334-36A] Haig's location Vietnam -News reports -Hue -Nationalist fervor -Publicity -South Vietnam -Officials -Movement of families -Air power -Concentration -Kontum -Ambush -South Vietnam
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-Fighting abilities -Divisions -Break-throughs -Unit identification -Hue -North Vietnamese shelling -US retaliation -North Vietnamese dikes
Conversation No. 23-115 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:51 and 4:57 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-36B] Request for a call to Tricia Nixon Cox
Conversation No. 23-116 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 4:57-4:58 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. [See also Conversation No. 334-36C]
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Conversation No. 23-117 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:58 and 5:26 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-36E] Request for a call to Clyde A. Tolson
Conversation No. 23-118 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 5:26-5:27 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Clyde A. Tolson. [See also Conversation No. 334-36F] J. Edgar Hoover -Friendship with Tolson -Sympathy -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Death
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-Shock -Funeral -The President's remarks -Detractors -The President's call
Conversation No. 23-119 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:30 and 5:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-36H] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 23-120 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 5:35-5:37 pm Location: White House Telephone John D. Ehrlichman talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See also Conversation No. 334-36I] Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Acting Director -Announcement -Speculation -William A. Gill, Jr. -Names -Diversion
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-Contents -Names -Full-time director -Problems Ehrlichman conferred with the President at an unknown time. [See Conversation No. 334-36] [End of conferral] FBI -Full-time director -Announcement by Ziegler -The President's intentions -Acting Director -Speculation -Problems -The President's options
Conversation No. 23-121 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 6:03 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-36J] Request for a call to Helen Gandy
Conversation No. 23-122 Date: May 2, 1972
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Time: 6:06-6:07 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Helen Gandy. [See also Conversation No. 334-36K] J. Edgar Hoover -Respect for Gandy -The President's sympathy Gandy
Conversation No. 23-123 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:14 and 9:17 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to H. R. Haldeman
Conversation No. 23-124 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 9:17 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman's location Request for a call to John K. Andrews, Jr.
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Conversation No. 23-125 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 9:20-9:22 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with John K. Andrews, Jr. Speech on law enforcement -Theme to develop -Patrick J. Buchanan -J. Edgar Hoover -Draft -Delivery to the President -Time
Conversation No. 23-126 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:22 and 9:25 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Harry S. Dent
Conversation No. 23-127 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 9:25-9:31 pm Location: White House Telephone
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The President talked with Harry S. Dent.
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Vietnam -North Vietnamese offensive -South Vietnamese losses -Bombing -Number of sorties -B-52 attacks -South Vietnam -Abilities -US support -Public support for the President -[Unintelligible] -The president's forthcoming trip to Moscow -Timing -[Unintelligible] -Difficulties -Soviet aid to North Vietnam -[Unintelligible] -Possible postponement -Public perception
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Conversation No. 23-128 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:31 and 9:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 23-129 Date: May 2, 1972 Time: 9:35-9:40 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Kissinger's location -Conversation with Thomas H. Moorer
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Vietnam -Negotiations -The President's position -Bombing -The President's decision -Harry S. Dent -[Unintelligible] -North Vietnamese offensive -The President's options -Bombings -Timing -Creighton W. Abrams -Moorer -Possible consequences
Conversation No. 23-130 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:36 and 12:40 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-4] Request for a call to Alexander P. Butterfield
Conversation No. 23-131 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 12:40-12:41 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander P. Butterfield.
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[See also Conversation No. 335-5] J. Edgar Hoover -Eulogy -Draft -Delivery to the President -Time -Zosimo T. Monzon
Conversation No. 23-132 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 12:41 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-6] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-133 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 12:41-12:59 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See also Conversation No. 335-7]
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Public opinion -Vietnam issue -Benefits for the President -Reasons -The President's predictions -South Vietnamese losses -Gerald R. Ford and Robert P. Griffin -Length of offensive -Difficulties -National mood -David E. Bradshaw -Richard J. Daley -Praise for the President on transportation -Democrats -Establishment -Support for Hubert H. Humphrey -Fear of George S. McGovern -National mood -Sympathy for the President -Vietnam -Soviet summit -Possible cancellation -Hue -H. R. (Bob”) Haldeman -Colson's view -Belief in the President -Poll data -Peace issue -Vietnam -Democratic silence -Fears of the President -Statements
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-Media -Harry Reasoner -Criticism of the President -Counterattack -Interest in defeat -Indiana results -United Press International [UPI] report Law and order -J. Edgar Hoover's death -The President's defense of Hoover -Benefits -Political advantages of the President's support -Support for FBI -Possible leak to press -Pressure to fire Hoover -The President's resistance -The President's public defense -Leak to press -Compared with action regarding Lewis B. Hershey -John A. Scali -Kenneth W. Clawson -Distribution Press -Attacks -Clawson -Methods -Sophistication -The Vice President -Credibility
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Conversation No. 23-134 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:59 and 2:01 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-9] Request for a call to Alexander P. Butterfield
Conversation No. 23-135 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 2:01-2:02 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander P. Butterfield. [See also Conversation No. 335-10] The President's schedule -Meeting with Richard G. Kleindienst -Photograph opportunity -Location
Conversation No. 23-136 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 2:30 pm
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Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-12] Meeting -John K. Andrews, Jr.
Conversation No. 23-137 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 2:48-2:49 pm Location: White House Telephone John D. Ehrlichman talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 335-16B] Ronald L. Ziegler's announcement -Clarification -Acting Attorney General -Richard G. Kleindienst's opinion -Arrangements
Conversation No. 23-138 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:53 and 3:10 pm Location: White House Telephone John D. Ehrlichman talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
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Ehrlichman talked with an unknown woman in Ziegler's office at an unknown time. Request to talk to Ziegler Ehrlichman talked with an unknown woman in Ziegler's office at an unknown time. Call on hold Ehrlichman talked with Ziegler at an unknown time. Richard G. Kleindienst -Press conference -Ziegler's introduction -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -L. Patrick Gray III -Statement -Questions -Ziegler's handling -Present position -Reasons -Ziegler's announcement -Permanent appointment -Ziegler's meeting with Ehrlichman -Statement -Richard A. Moore
Conversation No. 23-139 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 and 3:43 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-18] Request for a call to John B. Connally
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Conversation No. 23-140 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 3:43-3:46 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with John B. Connally. [See also Conversation No. 335-19] The President's return from Texas J. Edgar Hoover -Death -The President's eulogy -Funeral -Cabinet -Congressional eulogy -Wreath -Church service -Warren E. Burger’s eulogy -Career -The President's call to Lyndon B. Johnson -Johnson's trip to funeral -William M. (“Fishbait”) Miller -Rose Mary Woods's call -Blair House -Johnson's health The President's trip to Texas -Reaction of guests -Allan Shivers -Value A Gift -Cyrus R. Smith -Display in White House -The President's letter
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-An item of glass -Book -Smith -Trip to California -The President's offer -Woods -Tom O'Connor and wife -Herbert W. Kalmbach Connally's daughter-in-law -The President's letter -Son -Age -Appearance -Study area in school -Aspirations -Draft -Number -Support for the President US-Soviet Union relations -Summit -Meeting with the President -Connally's views -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 23-141 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 3:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-20] Charles W. Colson's meeting with the President -Meeting with the President
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Conversation No. 23-142 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:48 and 3:49 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-21] Request for a call to Warren E. Burger
Conversation No. 23-143 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 3:49-3:53 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Warren E. Burger. [See also Conversation No. 335-22] J. Edgar Hoover -President’s discussion with John B. Connally -Congressional memorial service -Burger's tribute -The President's eulogy -Burger's eulogy -Points made -Respect for Bill of Rights -The President's eulogy -Burger's attendance -Copy of Burger's eulogy -Delivery to John K. Andrews, Jr. -Congressional memorial -Length
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Burgers' health -W. Kenneth Riland
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Conversation No. 23-144 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:53 and 3:56 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-23A] Request for a call to Robert A. Taft, Jr.
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Conversation No. 23-145 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 3:56 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 335-23B] Request for a call to Robert A. Taft, Jr. -Taft's location -Hugh Scott -Return call -Message -Charles W. Colson's call
Conversation No. 23-146 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:10 and 8:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 23-147 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 8:10-8:18 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson.
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Conversation No. 23-148 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 8:19 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 23-149 Date: May 3, 1972 Time: 8:19 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Haldeman's location
Conversation No. 23-150
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Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:30 and 9:35 am Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to John B. Connally Haldeman conferred with the President at an unknown time. The President's schedule -Haldeman's schedule [End of conferral] Haldeman talked with Connally at an unknown time. Haldeman's conversation with Henry A. Kissinger Connally's meeting with Haldeman -J. Edgar Hoover’s funeral -Time
Conversation No. 23-151 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:52 and 2:51 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-40] Request for a call to Richard A. Moore
Conversation No. 23-152
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Date: May 4, 1972 Time: 2:51-2:57 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Richard A. Moore. [See also Conversation No. 334-41] J. Edgar Hoover -Story -John A. Scali -Leak to networks -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] and American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -Leak to wire services -Ronald L. Ziegler -L. Patrick Gray III's wife -Question for the President -Work for Committee to Reelect the President [CRP] -Time reporter, Bonnie Angelo -Resignation -Replacement -Dan Rather -Meeting with Ziegler -Talks with CBS -Questions -Friendship with the President -Gray -Arthur W. Radford -National Security Council [NSC] -Length -Meetings with the President -The President's views of Hoover -Personal friendship of the President and Hoover -Christmas gifts -Birthdays -California -Florida -Camp David
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-Sequoia -Horse races -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Gray -Closeness to the President -First name basis -Relationship with Gray The President's friendships in government -William P. Rogers -Relationship with Hoover -Length of friendship -Gray -Relationship -Non-political appointment
Conversation No. 23-153 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:04 and 3:44 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-44A] Request for a call to Thomas H. Moorer
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Conversation No. 23-154 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:04 and 3:44 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See also Conversation No. 334-44B] Thomas H. Moorer -Location Kissinger conferred with the President at an unknown time. [See Conversation No. 334-44B] [End of conferral] Kissinger talked with the White House operator. Moorer's return call
Conversation No. 23-155 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:04 and 3:44 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-44C] Request for a call to John B. Connally Haldeman conferred with the President and Henry A. Kissinger at an unknown time. [See Conversation No. 334-44C; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation.]
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[End of conferral] The White House operator talked with Haldeman. Status of call to Connally -Long distance call Haldeman conferred with the President and Kissinger. [See Conversation No. 334-44C] [End of conferral] Haldeman talked with Connally at an unknown time. Connally's meeting with the President
Conversation No. 23-156 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:04 and 3:44 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-44D] Request for a call to Deputy Secretary of Defense -[David] Kenneth Rush
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Conversation No. 23-157 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:04 and 3:44 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The White House operator talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See also Conversation No. 334-44E] [David] Kenneth Rush -Location Raymond B. Furlong
Conversation No. 23-158 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:55 and 5:15 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building Henry A. Kissinger talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-44G] Request for a call to Thomas H. Moorer Kissinger conferred with the President at an unknown time. [See Conversation No. 334-44G] [End of conferral]
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Kissinger talked with Moorer. Moorer's meeting with Kissinger -Confidentiality -Moorer's meeting with unknown Taiwan, Republic of China admiral
Conversation No. 23-159 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:55 and 5:15 pm Location: White House Telephone Alexander P. Butterfield talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See also Conversation No. 334-44H] The President conferred with John B. Connally during the conversation. [See Conversation No. 334-44H; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation.] [End of conferral] Call from [David] Kenneth Rush
Conversation No. 23-160 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:55 and 5:15 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 334-44I] Request for a call to Thomas H. Moorer
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Conversation No. 23-161
Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:55 and 5:15 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See also Conversation No. 334-44J] Thomas H. Moorer -Location
Conversation No. 23-162 Date: May 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:55 and 5:25 pm Location: White House Telephone Alexander M. Haig, Jr. talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to his office Haig talked with Murial Hartley at an unknown time. Laura [Surname unknown] Richard Campbell Helicopter -Preparation for Henry A. Kissinger -Problems -Weather -Time
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Conversation No. 23-163 Date: May 5, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:44 and 8:55 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 720-3] Request for a call to Peter J. Brennan
Conversation No. 23-164 Date: May 5, 1972 Time: 8:55-8:58 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Peter J. Brennan. [See also Conversation No. 720-4] Greetings Weather in New York Department of Labor and labor -Charles W. Colson and John N. Mitchell -William J. Rogers -Appointment -Arrangements -Joseph Trerotola -Meeting with the President -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Qualities -Attendance at a demonstration of nuns Vietnam
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-US actions -Brennan's support -Prisoners of war [POWs] -South Vietnamese -North Vietnamese -Soviet support -Equipment -US forces -Air Force -Navy -The President's policies -Criticism -Newspapers -Supporters
Conversation No. 23-165 Date: May 5, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:59 and 2:04 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 335-29] Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 23-166 Date: May 5, 1972 Time: 2:04-2:05 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower.
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Julie Nixon Eisenhower's trip -San Francisco and Detroit -Media coverage -Nurse’s Association
Conversation No. 23-167 Date: May 5, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:15 and 3:25 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 336-1] Request for a call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
Conversation No. 23-168
Date: May 5, 1972 Time: 3:25-3:26 pm Location: White House Telephone
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The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. [See also Conversation No. 336-2] The President's schedule -Meeting with Henry A. Kissinger -Kissinger's location -Time