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Date: 
May 16, 1972 - May 18, 1972
Location: 
Camp David
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 131-1 Date: Unknown between May 16 and 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:01 am, May 16 and 2:26 pm, May 17 Location: Camp David Study Table An unknown man talked with an unknown man. A check on recording system -Secure telephone -Number -Location -Table -[Forename unknown] Robinson -Return call -Time -Call to Robinson
Conversation No. 131-2 Date: Unknown between May 16 and 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:01 am, May 16 and 2:26 pm, May 17 Location: Camp David Study Table An unknown person talked with the Camp David operator. Request for a call to John (“Microwave”) Mizzer
Conversation No. 131-3 Date: Unknown between May 16 and 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:01 am, May 16 and 2:26 pm, May 17 Location: Camp David Study Table An unknown man talked with John (“Microwave”) Mizzer.
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-3 (cont.) Widebands -[Forename unknown] Cartwheel [?] -613S Secure telephone -Noise -613 and system -Location -Aspen Lodge -A patch -Check
Conversation No. 131-4 Date: Unknown between May 16 and 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:01 am, May 16 and 2:26 pm, May 17 Location: Camp David Study Table John (“Microwave”) Mizzer talked with the Camp David operator. Request for a call to [Forename unknown] Petrie The Camp David operator talked with an unknown man Request for a call to Petrie Mizzer talked with Petrie. Telephone check -A patch -Local line -Noise
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Conversation No. 131-5 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:09 am and 2:26 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator [See also Conversation No. 189-16] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 131-6 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 2:26 pm - 2:35 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See also Conversation No. 189-17] George C. Wallace -President's visit -Harry S. Dent -Move to Walter Reed Hospital -Day and time -Dr. William M. Lukash -President's visit -Walter Reed Hospital -Holy Cross Hospital -President's call -Walter Reed Hospital -Advantages -Logistics -Departure location -Date and time -Announcement
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-6 (cont.) -Dr. Lukash's report -Cornelia Wallace -Condition -Call from President -Considerations -Effect on President's visit, calls -President's visit -Walter Reed Hospital -Press -Advance notice -Lukash -Press statement -Previous visits to Dwight D. Eisenhower -Questions -Content -Date -Announcement -Lukash -Considerations President's schedule -Trip to Soviet Union -Preparations -Past week -The President’s view
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5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-6 (cont.) Blue Room reception -Response -Forthcoming call toThelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Press reports
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Conversation No. 131-7 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:35 pm and 2:36 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 189-18] Request for a call to Dr. Walter R. Tkach
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Conversation No. 131-8 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 2:36 pm - 2:40 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Dr. Walter R. Tkach. [See also Conversation No. 189-19] Manolo Sanchez -Schedule -Health George C. Wallace Sanchez -Schedule -Florida -Fina Sanchez -Benefits Wallace -Health -Walter Reed Hospital -Move -Date -Effect on President's visit -Announcement -Condition -Prognosis -Paralysis -Tkach's visit -Message from President -Dr. William M. Lukash -Calls from President -Time -Cornelia Wallace -Message from President
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Conversation No. 131-9 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:40 pm and 2:42 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 189-20] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 131-10 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 2:42 pm - 2:44 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See also Conversation No. 189-21] George C. Wallace -Condition -Dr. Walter R. Tkach's report -Effect on move to Walter Reed Hospital -Date -Tkach -President's possible visit -Haldeman’s view -Dr. William M. Lukash -Logistics -Day -Secret Service check Charles W. Colson Courier -Papers
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-10 (cont.) -Secret Service shift
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Conversation No. 131-11 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:44 pm and 2:46 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 189-22] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 131-12 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 2:46 pm - 3:01 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See also Conversation No. 189-23]
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George C. Wallace -Assassination attempt -Editorials on American society -Rebuttals -Kenneth W. Clawson -William L. Safire -Herbert G. Klein -Other attempts -Harry S. Truman assassination attempt -Blair House -Franklin D. Roosevelt assassination attempt -Mayor Anton Cermak -Assailants -The President’s view -House of Representatives shooting -Harry S. Truman, Franklin D. Roosevelt -Theodore Roosevelt assassination attempt -Editorials on American society -Harry S. Truman and Franklin D. Roosevelt parallels -William S. White -Richard (“Dick”) Wilson -Research efforts -Clawson -Reasons -Liberals -The President’s view -Robert J. Dole speech -Publicity -George S. McGovern, Hubert H. Humphrey -"New Populism" -Harry S. Truman and Franklin D. Roosevelt parallels -Appeal -Colson's staff efforts
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Wallace -Assassination attempt -Historical precedents -Colson's staff work
Conversation No. 131-41 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:01 pm and 3:02 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 189-24] Request for a call to John N. Mitchell
Conversation No. 131-13 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 3:02 pm - 3:16 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with John N. Mitchell. [See also Conversation No. 189-25]
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American society -Age of violence -The President’s view -Vietnam war -Theodore Roosevelt -William McKinley -Franklin D. Roosevelt -Anton Cermak -Harry S. Truman -House of Representatives -Price of free society -1972 compared to 1967 and 1968 -Mitchell’s view -Wallace -Responsibility -Verbal attacks -Hubert H. Humphrey -Edmund S. Muskie -George S. McGovern -Shooting -Assailant [Arhtur H. Bremer] -Motive -The President’s view -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] investigation -Mitchell’s view Soviet summit -Possible cancellation -Mitchell, John B. Connally predictions -President's position Vietnam
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-13 (cont.) -President's decision to bomb North Vietnam, mine harbors [blockade] -Importance -Compared with Soviet Union summit -President's talk with Mitchell -Mitchell’s view -Effects -Options -Effects -Morale of US -Committee to Reelect the President [CRP] support -Efforts -Morale of South Vietnamese troops and people -Morale of North Vietnam -Democratic critics -The President’s view -Military situation -Kontum -Henry A. Kissinger -South Vietnamese performance -Firebase bastogne -I Corps attacks -An loc -Kontum -Importance -Blockade -Effect -Comparison with 1968 situation -Sihanoukville -Cambodian supply lines -Sea lanes -Bombing -Time -North Vietnam oil reserves -Time -US military's position -Mitchell’s view -Central Intelligence Agency's [CIA] position -The President’s view -Previous experience -Differences -Mechanized compared with guerilla war
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-13 (cont.) -Cambodian supplies -Intensity -Comparison with previous experience -Effect -Editorial critics -The President’s view Mitchell -President's trip to Soviet Union -Work at CRP -President's appreciation
Conversation No. 131-42 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:30 pm and 5:48 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 190-2] Request for a call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
Conversation No. 131-14 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 5:48 pm - 5:57 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. [See also Conversation No. 190-4] Vietnam
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-42 (cont.) -An loc -Air strikes -Kontum -Gen. Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Trend -Gen. John W. Vogt, Jr. report -Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -US propaganda -Forthcoming memorandum by President -Haig's instructions -Richard M. Helms and the Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -The President’s view -Content -Compared to World War II -CIA actions -Helms -Inter-departmental actions -State Department -The President’s view -Commander-In-Chief Pacific Forces [CINCPAC] -Military Advisory Command, Vietnam [MACV] -Leaflet drops -Content -The President’s view -Broadcasts -Enemy prisoners -Bombing -Effects -A Report from Hanoi -Casualties -Port -Source -G. McMurtrie Godley -Morale -US propaganda -Leaflet drops -Helms -President's orders -National Security Council [NSC] -Effectiveness to date -Reasons
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-14 (cont.) -State Department -The President’s view -George Creel in World War I -Office Of Strategic Services [OSS] -Effectiveness in World War II -Timing -The President’s view -Locations -Expected activity -Ho Chi Minh’s birthday -Sappers and terrorists -Delta, III Corps -Kontum -Vogt's orders for counterattack -Damage -Action -Abrams -Previous day -Continuing -US propaganda -President's evaluation -Helms -New proposals for President -Deadline -Length -Purpose -Overtime work -The President’s view -Vogt -Work evaluated -Moorer
Conversation No. 131-15 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 5:57 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator.
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-14 (cont.)
[See also Conversation No. 190-5] Stewart J.O. Alsop -White House operator
Conversation No. 131-16 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 7:33 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 190-7] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 131-17 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:33 pm and 7:44 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 190-8] Charles W. Colson -Location -Return call
Conversation No. 131-18 Date: May 17, 1972
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Time: 7:44 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator [See also Conversation No. 190-9] Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 131-19 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: 7:49 pm - 8:20 pm Location: Camp David Study Table Charles W. Colson talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 190-10] Vietnam -Announcement of blockade -Support -Connecticut delegation -Cuban supporters -Boise (Idaho) and Wichita demonstrations of support -Publicity -Mail response -Demonstrations -Advertisement in New York Times -Polls -Louis P. Harris, Albert E. Sindlinger, Opinion Research Corporation [ORC] -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -Length -Nash Kestenbaum -Rabbi [Forename unknown] Seidman -Rabbi Abraham (?) Gross -Press campaign -Response to President’s announcement of blockade
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-19 (cont.) -Detroit Free Press -Des Moines Register -Joseph C. Kraft -Administration program -John A. Volpe -Today show appearance -President's trip to Soviet Union -Importance -Speeches -Robert A. Taft, Jr. -William E. Brock, III -Barry M. Goldwater -Letters to columnists -Robert J. Dole -Brock -Colson’s view George C. Wallace -Assassination attempt -Story on Harry S. Truman and Franklin D. Roosevelt parallels -Kenneth W. Clawson -James J. Kilpatrick, Jr. -William S. White -Richard (“Dick”) Wilson -Kilpatrick -Liberal media -Birch E. Bayh, Jr. -Gun control legislation -Effect -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Tracing of Arthur H. Bremer weapon US-Soviet Union summit -Previous meeting with John Cardinal Krol -Announcement by Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -US Information Agency [USIA] -Circulation -Domestic impact -John D. Ehrlichman -Haig -Cabinet
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-19 (cont.) -Trade -Earl L. Butz, Peter G. Peterson -Significance Wallace -Assassination attempt -Impact on busing issue -Senate and House conferees' proposal -Busing moratorium -Housing bill -Length of meeting -Michigan
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Vietnam -President's previous decision to mine harbors and bomb North Vietnam [blockade] -Press response -The President’s view -[Arnold] Eric Sevareid -Marvin L. Kalb -Newspapers -Milton Viorst -Joseph C. Kraft -Administration response -Patrick J. Buchanan -Today show appearance -Statements -The President’s view -Columbia University Journalism School
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-19 (cont.)
Administration media campaigns -Forthcoming memorandum from Colson -Monitoring operation -Harry Reasoner -Network executives -Frank Stanton -Robert W. Sarnoff -The President’s view -Mail campaign -Stanton -Vietnam -Media coverage -Colson’s view -Compared to Laos and Cambodia -Firebase Bastogne -The President’s view -Reason -Effect of President's previous speech announcing blockade -Wallace assassination attempt -Clawson story -Bremer -Political affiliations -Washington Post -Detroit and Chicago papers -Black Panthers -Young Democrats -Chicago Tribune -Democrats' criticisms -The President’s view -Colson's office's work -Colson’s view -Michael Gravel and Edmund S. Muskie -The President’s view -Edward M. Kennedy -Muskie -The President’s view
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21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-19 (cont.) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m52s ]
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Vietnam -Senate vote on cease-fire -Administration use of results -Taft's speech -McGovern's position on war -Jerry Rubin -Rennie Davis -Abbie Hoffman -Clawson -Democrats' position -The President’s view -Harris poll -Cease-fire amendment -Doves -Michael J. Mansfield -New proposal -President's trip to the Soviet Union -Effect -Dole’s statement Senate confirmation hearings -Richard G. Kleindienst -Timing -President's talk with Robert P. Griffin -Senate floor fight -Robert C. Byrd -Party vote -George P. Shultz -Timing -President's talk with Griffin -John B. Connally
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-19 (cont.) -Administration actions -John R. (“Tex”) McCrary -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Mansfield -The President’s view -Position -Timing -President's trip to Soviet Union -Convention recess -Administration actions -Benefits -International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] parallel President's policies -Domestic policy -Foreign policy -Harris -Domestic issues -The President’s view -Water pollution -Revenue sharing -Welfare reform -Level of concern nationally -Welfare reform -President's actions -Connally’s view -Domestic policy -Drugs -Busing -Effect on voting -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] analysis -Connection with race, housing -Cardinal Krol's parish -Effect on voting
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23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-19 (cont.)
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Conversation No. 131-20 Date: May 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:20 pm and 8:35 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 190-11] Ronald L. Ziegler -Call cancelled -Return call -Time
Conversation No. 131-21 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 7:46 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 190-13] Request for a call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
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Conversation No. 131-22 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 7:50 am Location: Camp David Study Table The Camp David operator talked with the President. [See also Conversation No. 190-14] Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Location -Return call H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Call -Location -Return call
Conversation No. 131-23 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 7:59 am - 8:05 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman [See also Conversation No. 190-17] Henry A. Kissinger
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25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-22 (cont.)
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Press coverage -George P. Shultz -John B. Connally -Soviet Union summit -Washington Post editorial -Impact -Vietnam -President's previous speech on Vietnam blockade -Charles W. Colson -Parallel to Cambodia -James Keogh -Administration campaign against the press -George C. Wallace shooting -Effect
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-Vietnam -South Vietnamese offensive -Kontum -Date -Ho Chi Minh’s birthday -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Date
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-23 (cont.) -Effect -Soviet Summit -Expectations President's schedule -Wallace -Visit by President -Transfer to Walter Reed Hospital -Visit by President -Logistics -Location -Telephone call from the President -Visitors -Family -Doctors -Staff -Hubert H. Humphrey -George S. McGovern
Conversation No. 131-24 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:05 am and 10:10 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 191-2] Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 131-25 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 10:10 am - 10:33 am
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-25 (cont.) Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See also Conversation No. 191-3] Greetings
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President's schedule -Possible visit to George C. Wallace -Camp David -Advantages and disadvantages -Telephone call to Wallace -Publicity -Colson’s view -Mrs. Wallace -Appearance -Advantages -Preparation for Soviet summit -Visit to Wallace -Time spent -Importance -Timing -Previous walk to Treasury Department -Barry M. Goldwater's response -Dangers -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Effect
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-25 (cont.) -Hubert H. Humphrey's statement -Publicity Previous assassination attempts -Colson's office's research -James J. Kilpatrick column -Price of free society -Price of free society -Arthur H. Bremer -The President’s view -Fate in other countries -Price of permissiveness -Lee Harvey Oswald -Fate in other countries -Bremer -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI]) search of car -George S. McGovern literature -Publicity -Washington Post -New York Times -Wire service stories -Wallace literature US-Soviet Union summit -President's previous meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Length -Expected press response -The President’s view -Washington Post editorial -Tone -Administration campaign -Time -Tone of press statements -Haldeman -Time Vietnam -Cease-fire -Doves -Carl B. Albert's position -[Thomas] Hale Boggs
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-25 (cont.) -Prognosis -Albert -Possible telephone call from President -Forthcoming meeting with the President -Importance of position -Soviet summit -Previous calls to Robert C. Byrd and Robert P. Griffin -Albert -Call -Position -Boggs -Byrd resolution -House Foreign Affairs Committee -J. William Fulbright -Byrd resolution -Albert's and Boggs's support -Effect -Doves -Vote in Senate -Incumbent Democrats -Administration campaign -Motives -Impact -National sentiment -Joseph Vicites -Wichita -Boise -Albert and Boggs -South Carolina legislature resolution -Local actions -Publicity -Antiwar demonstrations -Day -Location -Expectations -New York Teamsters -Peter J. Brennan -Posters -Television coverage -Colson’s view -Future action
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-25 (cont.) -Ho Chi Minh's birthday -Pilots -Interviews -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Effect -Morale -Targets -Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] -Colson’s view -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Public perceptions -Future plans -Bombing -Timing -Soviet summit -Bombing and blockade -Effect on North Vietnam and Hanoi -Columns -US public opinion -Albert E. Sindlinger -Effect on critics -Support for President -Louis P. Harris -John Cardinal Krol statements -Publicity -Timing -Soviet summit -Effect on Soviet summit -The President’s view 1972 election -Media campaign -Timing -President's accomplishments -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet relations -Vietnam -End of US involvement -South Vietnam status -Harris -President as world leader
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-25 (cont.) -Time -Busing -Timing -Image
Conversation No. 131-26 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:33 am and 10:58 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 191-4] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 131-27 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 10:58 am - 11:08 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See also Conversation No. 191-5] George C. Wallace -Telephone call from President -Visit from President -John B. Connally's advice
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32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-27 (cont.) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m16s ]
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-Visit from President -Walter Reed Hospital -Holy Cross Hospital -Condition -Logistics -Helicopter landing -Walter Reed Hospital -Driving time -Walter Reed Hospital -Press coverage -Landing -Visit to wounded Secret Service agent -Secrecy President's schedule -Meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -The President’s view -Length -Soviet Summit -Henry A. Kissinger -Soviet Summit -Preparation -Briefing with congressional leaders -Time -Day -Reception for press -Time -Pictures -Handshaking -Remarks -Questions
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-27 (cont.) -Meeting with John D. Ehrlichman -Agenda -Trip to Soviet Union -Details -Number of stops -Silverware -Food -Philosophy -Gifts -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Mementos -Invitation and menu -Cadillac -Logistics -Considerations -Government exchange -Hydrofoil -The President -Cadillac -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Hydrofoil -Cadillac -Use -French car for Brezhnev -John A. Scali -Costs -Hydrofoil versus Cadillac -Pandas, musk oxen -Interest in pandas
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Conversation No. 131-28 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:08 am and 11:22 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator [See also Conversation No. 191-7] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 131-29 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 11:22 am - 11:23 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman [See also Conversation No. 191-8] Head of State gifts -Public relations problems -Expense -Pandas from People's Republic of China [PRC] -The President’s view -Richard A. Moore's advice -Hydrofoil -Soviet choice -Leonid I. Brezhnev's choice -Car -Cadillac -Publicity situation -Expense
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Conversation No. 131-30 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:23 am and 11:24 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 191-9] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 131-31 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 11:24 am - 11:26 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See also Conversation No. 191-10] Foreign official gifts -President's gifts in 1959 trip to Soviet Union -Type -Cost -Corn products -Contributors -President's gift to Leonid I. Brezhnev -General Motors [GM] -Hydrofoil -Cadillac -Taxpayer's expense -President's expense -General Motors -Public relations
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Conversation No. 131-32 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 11:34 am - 11:37 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 191-11] Request for a call to Rose Mary Woods Call from George P. Shultz Shultz talked with the President between 11:34 and 11:37 am. Treasury Department -Talks with John B. Connally, Charls E. Walker -Senators -Possible new appointments -Staff -Shultz’s view -Connally -James W. Donley -Walker -Paul A. Volcker -Timing -Milton Friedman -Need -Shultz’s view -Need -Tax reform -Possible actions -Bill for President's signature -Connally -Walker -Position
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-32 (cont.) -Edwin S. Cohen -Nominations -Alexander P. Butterfield, H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman, John D. Ehrlichman discussions -Shultz's authority
Conversation No. 131-33 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:37 am and 11:38 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See also Conversation No. 191-12] Request for a call to Rose Mary Woods
Conversation No. 131-34 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 11:38 am - 11:42 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. [See also Conversation No. 191-13] Woods's schedule President's schedule -Soviet summit preparation
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-34 (cont.) US-Soviet Union Summit -Packing -Types of clothes -Social events -Iran -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet Union -Weather Henry A. Kissinger -Presence at Camp David President's trip to Soviet Union -Earl Mazo -Herbert G. Klein -Financing -Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars -Reader's Digest -Government funds -Woodrow Wilson Center -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Additions to passenger list -Mazo -Reader’s Digest -Haldeman -Financing -Klein -Haldeman
Conversation No. 131-35 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:42 am and 11:44 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator.
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-35 (cont.) [See also Conversation No. 191-14] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 131-36 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 11:44 am - 11:45 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See also Conversation No. 191-15] Earl Mazo -Trip to Soviet Union -Call from Rose Mary Woods to President -Herbert G. Klein -Call to Woods -Financing -Reader's Digest -Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars -Discount rate -Klein -Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 131-37 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:45 am and 11:48 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator.
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-37 (cont.) [See also Conversation No. 191-16] Request for a call to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon
Conversation No. 131-38 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 11:48 am - 11:50 am Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon. [See also Conversation No. 191-17]
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Conversation No. 131-39 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:25 pm and 12:33 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with the Camp David operator. The President conferred with Henry A. Kissinger before the conversation began.
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 131-39 (cont.) [See also Conversation No. 191-18A] Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 131-40 Date: May 18, 1972 Time: 12:33 pm - 12:34 pm Location: Camp David Study Table The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See also Conversation No. 191-18B] Massachusetts Institute of Technology [MIT] -John D. Ehrlichman -George P. Shultz and Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -Weinberger -Funds cutoff -Time