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Date: 
Sep 10, 1971 - Sep 13, 1971
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 276-1 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:05 pm and 3:03 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person. Delivery of item The unknown person left an unknown time before 3:03 pm.
Conversation No. 276-2 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:05 pm and 3:03 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person [John D. Ehrlichman?]. Meeting with the President -Time -Location -Executive Office Building [EOB]
Conversation No. 276-3 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:05 pm and 3:03 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person.
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-3 (cont.)
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The unknown person left at an unknown time before 3:03 pm.
Conversation No. 276-4 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: 3:03 pm - 3:51 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with John D. Ehrlichman. Refreshments Environment -Offshore oil drilling -Santa Barbara Sound -Offshore oil leases -Rogers C. B. Morton -William T. Pecora -Drilling -Responsibilities -Offshore oil -Jobs -Amount of cash flow -Local economy -Existing lessees -Additional drilling
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
-California -Moratorium on leasing and drilling -Santa Barbara Channel -Administration policy -Moratorium -Two-year freeze -Drilling -Exceptions -Department of the Interior -Proposals -Los Angeles Times -Headline -Santa Barbara drilling -John C. Whitaker -Robert H. Finch -Political effect of government action -California -Options -Denial of permits -Suits by oil companies -Legal advice -Lessees -Union Oil Company -Sun Oil Company -Observers familiar with issue -Possible result of suits -[Fred L.?] Hartley -Possible administration response -Political problem -Suit -Redress -Environmental arguments -Drilling -Geologists -Whitaker -Public opinion -Council on Environmental Quality -Position on drilling -Report -Dr. Lee A. DuBridge's committee -Drilling in the Santa Barbara Channel
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
-Public opinion -Problem -Public relations -Possible poll -Los Angeles Times -Circulation area -Los Angeles County, Orange County -Santa Barbara, Ventura -Southern California -San Diego -Geologists Site for Nixon Presidential Library -Nixon Foundation land -San Clemente -Surveys of land -Legislation -Clark MacGregor -General Services Administration [GSA] -Site for presidential library -GSA and the National Archives -Nixon Foundation -Construction of building -Improvements -Lyndon B. Johnson Library -Ownership of land -GSA -State -GSA -Administration of buildings -Personnel -Maintenance and services -Ownership of building -Land on beach -Meeting of trustees of the Nixon Foundation -Selection of site -Meeting with F. Edward Hèbert -Legislation -Whittier College Medicine
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
-Jack J. Dreyfus, Jr. -Telephone calls -New medicine -DPH [Diphenylhydantoin anticonvulsant] -Finch -Degree of federal co-operation -Finch -Dr. W. Kenneth Riland -Dreyfus's conversations with Dr. Walter R. Tkach -Drug -Use -Epilepsy -Dreyfus -Effects -Dreyfus's involvement in research -Tkach -Use of drug -Effect -Finch -Tkach -Dreyfus -Elliot L. Richardson -Dr. Sidney P. Marland, Jr. Research and Development [R&D] -Briefing -William M. Magruder -Length of briefing -Meeting of the Domestic Council -Time -Timetable -Private sector -Dr. Edward E. David, Jr. -Peter G. Peterson -Media interest -Reaction to the President's speech, September 9, 1971 -National Aeronautics and Space Administration [NASA] -Peter Lisagor -Charles L. Bartlett -Announcing ideas and programs to the public -Raymond K. Price, Jr.
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
Budget -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Support -Ehrlichman -Dialogue with farmers -Rural development -Hubert H. Humphrey -Model cities -Peace Corps -Volunteers in Service to America [VISTA] -Office of Economic Opportunity [OEO] -Ehrlichman -Bill for reduction -Economy -Grievances -Benefits -Weinberger -Problems -Reduction of government -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon and the President's drive to Capitol Hill -Number of federal employees -Five per cent personnel cut -Government -William M. Magruder -Traffic safety -Highway fatalities -Design for stop signs -Anti-collision devices -Government -Governors -Congress -Parochial interests Magruder -Congress -Work -Magruder's staff -Committee meetings -The President's speech -The press
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
-NASA -Supersonic transport [SST] Pentagon Papers -Congressional hearings -Status of progress on report -Robert C. Mardian, Egil G. (“Bud”) Krogh, Jr., David R. Young -Congressional committee -Control of scope -Henry A. Kissinger -Relations with Leslie H. Gelb, Morton H. Halperin, Daniel Ellsberg -Outcome of investigation -Kissinger -Concern -Attacks -Repression -Pentagon Papers issue -Ellsberg -Investigation -Paul H. Nitze -Gelb -Halperin -Nitze -Secret documents -National Archives -Deposit -Nitze, Gelb, Halperin -Ehrlichman's forthcoming actions -Robert L. Kunzig, Administrator [GSA] -Archivist of the United States -Documents -Storage and safekeeping -Agreement -Access to documents -Safe-deposit box analogy -Nitze -Clark M. Clifford -Discussion of issue Krogh’s and Young’s schedule -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman's office -Ehrlichman's telephone call
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
The President left at an unknown time after 3:03 pm. Ehrlichman talked with Haldeman at an unknown time between 3:03 pm and 3:51 pm. Meeting with Krogh and Young -Time -Location -Ehrlichman's location -Question Ehrlichman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 3:03 pm and 3:51 pm. Request for Krogh Pentagon Papers -Halperin -Gelb -Nitze [End of telephone conversation] The President returned at an unknown time before 3:51 pm. -Paul Warnke -Nitze -Clifford -Position at Department of Defense -Clifford -Congressional investigation -Memorandum -Richardson -Cooke episode -Ellsberg -J. William Fulbright -Hearings -Johnson decisional process -Administration's participation -Witnesses -White House staff -Effort
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
-Administration's strategy -Media release -Declassification of documents as response -Edward M. Kennedy -Sources of leaks and information -Democrats -Fulbright -Hearings -Declassified version of the Pentagon Papers -Congress -Kissinger -Acquaintances -Gelb, Halperin -Appearance at congressional hearings -Dilemma -Self-defense -Immunity -Nitze -Ehrlichman's forthcoming conversation with the President -Ehrlichman's conversation with Haldeman -Documents -Journalists -Surveillance -New York Times -William Beecher -Tad Szulc -Ehrlichman's forthcoming conversation with Haldeman -Beecher -Szulc -Surveillance -Within the government -Identity of contact -Department of Defense -State Department -Hired by Nixon Administration -Paris bureau Leaks -Henry M. ("Scoop") Jackson's office -Beecher -Edmund S. Muskie
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Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
-Jackson -Department of Defense contacts -Ehrlichman's forthcoming conversation with Haldeman The Economy -The President's speech, September 9, 1971 -Public reaction -Phase II -The President's meeting with union leaders -Cooperation -Union leaders' position -Public support -Democrats -End of 90-day freeze on prices and wages -Extension -Inflation control -Phase II -Poor -Administration's efforts -Public opinion -Edward W. Brooke -Jobs -Welfare -National spirit -Reaction -Youth -Degree -Hardin-Simmons College -Mindset -Work ethic -Parents -Professors -Evaluation of system -Haldeman’s family
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Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
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-Ehrlichman's family -Summer jobs -reaction -Arnold A. Hutschnecker -Effects of physical work -"I Remember Mama" -Winston S. Churchill -Bricklaying hobby -Problems of modern society -Labor-saving devices -Leisure time -Television Speechwriting -The President's speech, September 9, 1971 -Quality -The President's delivery of speech -Structure of speech -Outline -The President's conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Speechwriters -Price -Patrick J. Buchanan -William L. Safire -Staff -Dwight D. Eisenhower -"Speech doctor" -Examination of speech -Cheerlines -Speech to Congress -Text of speech -Price -Safire -Substance
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
-Timing -President’s September 9 speech -Text on welfare program -Richardson -Change of system -State, local governments -Incentives to work -Welfare -Public reaction -Line of text -"Workfare" -Safire -Welfare system -Provisions -The President's new welfare system -Incentives to work -Text of speech -Speech doctor -Samuel I. Rosenman -Raymond C. Moley -Domestic Council -Kissinger's first drafts of speech -Quality -Public statement -Oral delivery -Written delivery -Speeches -Staff member -Rewriting and editing of speech for President -Economics
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Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
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-Perception as dull subject -Required style of speech -Uplifting -John B. Connally -The President's delivery of speech -Arthur F. Burns Welfare reform -Eugene S. Cowen -Senate -Abraham A. Ribicoff -Compromise -Ribicoff -Day-care centers -Riders to welfare reform bill -Division of support for welfare reform -No reform -Ribicoff's supporters -House Resolution [H. R.] 1 -Compromise -Senator Russell B. Long -Strategy -December -The President's meeting with Long -Subject of conversation -Long
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14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
School busing -Support -Representative Albert H. Quie -Amendment -Emergency school money -Possible motivation -Conviction -Clark MacGregor's conversation with Quie -Office of Education -Technical work on legislation -Technical requirements -Control over amendment -Endorsements -Congressional request for technical assistance -MacGregor -Passing of amendment -Use of federal money for busing under court order -Southern support -Administration's position -Reiteration of past statement -Use of federal money for education -Connection between transportation and education -Busing -Local decision -Possibility of amendment passing -Legislation -Mandate to bus -Financing Ehrlichman left at 3:51 pm.
Conversation No. 276-5 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:51 pm and 3:53 pm Location: Executive Office Building
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Conv. No. 276-4 (cont.)
The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 8-83]
Conversation No. 276-6 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:51-3:53 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's schedule -Meeting with Donald H. Rumsfeld -The President's location
Conversation No. 276-7 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: 3:53 pm - 4:17 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 8-84; two items have been withdrawn from the conversation]
Conversation No. 276-8 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:17 pm and 4:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building
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The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Donald H. Rumsfeld -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Paul W. McCracken -Rumsfeld -Henry A. Kissinger -Meeting with the President -Rumsfeld Bull left at an unknown time before 4:30 pm.
Conversation No. 276-9 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:17 pm and 4:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. Foreign aid -Latin America -Conference in Panama -Ten percent cut in foreign aid -Handling -Exemption of Latin America -Kissinger's conversation with John B. Connally -Surcharge Japanese -Takeo Fukuda -Meeting with the President
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Vietnam -Henry M. ("Scoop") Jackson -Liberals -Kissinger's conversation with Clark MacGregor -Congress -Nguyen Van Thieu -Negotiations -MacGregor -Soviets -Thieu -President’s forthcoming trip to PRC -[Unintelligible] -Troop withdrawal -Television -Negotiations -Effect of elections in South Vietnam Kissinger's schedule -Geneva -Soviets -Meeting -Moscow Vietnam -Communists -Forthcoming elections in South Vietnam -US position -Thieu -Free election
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-9 (cont.)
-Thieu -Le Duc Tho -Negotiations -US strategy -Le Duc Tho Kissinger left at 4:30 pm.
Conversation No. 276-10 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: 4:30 pm - 4:31 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. [Unintelligible] Sanchez left at 4:31 pm.
Conversation No. 276-11 Date: September 10, 1971 Time: 4:31 pm - 6:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Donald H. Rumsfeld and H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's speech, September 9, 1971 -Congressional response -Unknown Congressman -Election -Television -[Phase II] -Timing of announcement -Peter G. Peterson
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Congressional spending -October 7, 1971 Reform -Disadvantages -Timetable -Announcement -Consultation -Meeting dateline -Difficulty -Effect on businesses Rumsfeld -Charles W. Colson -Gallup poll -Relationship with George H. Gallup -Colson -Harris poll -Progress report -Rumsfeld's previous meeting with Howard H. Baker, Jr.
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Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
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Public Affairs -Sammy Davis, Jr.'s performance at the Sands -Members of the audience -Ronald V. Dellums -Richard [?] Hatcher -Alan Cranston -Davis's remarks on drug laws -Davis's remarks about the President -James F. (“Jimmy”) Durante -Durante's remarks about the President -Charles G. ("Bebe") Rebozo -Attitude -The President's new supporters -Davis -Durante -Durante's possible performance at the White House -Blue Room -Durante's age -Events before start of campaign and convention -Durante -Performance at the White House
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Social events -Charles H. Percy's call to Rumsfeld -Gen. C. William Westmoreland and James Henry Van Alen
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-White House tennis court -Tennis game -Van Alen -Development of new scoring system [VASSS] -Reception -Age -White House tennis court -Effect of White House visit -Photograph -The President's acquaintance -New York City -Socializing -Alen -Percy -Social relationship -Possible trip for Percy -National Governors Conference Public affairs -Mitchell -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew's speech -Mitchell -Agnew's appearance -Governor's conference -Robert J. Dole -Rumsfeld's schedule -Speaking engagements -Las Vegas -Length of stay -Puerto Rico -University of Illinois -Tulane -Senator Henry L. Bellmon -Oklahoma -National Conference of University Presidents -Student body presidents -Washington, DC -Number attending conference -Washington, DC -The President's previous meeting with members of Conference -Meeting at White House
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-1969 -Representative group -Student body's presidents -Presidents of universities and colleges -Meeting in Washington -Rumsfeld's speech -University presidents -Administration -Education -Speaking engagements
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23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Scheduling -Processing -Assignment -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] speech -Las Vegas -National associations -National association -Rumsfeld, Robert H. Finch -Suitable for speaking engagements -Colson -Organization -Speaking invitations received by the President -Generating other speaking engagements -Other speakers -Maurice H. Stans -Business group -Television -Mitchell -Speaking ability -Newsworthy -Mitchell's recent speech on crime -John B. Connally -Rumsfeld -Finch -Television -George W. Romney -Television -Rumsfeld -Speechmaking -Constant practice -Cabinet Committee on Narcotics -Europe -Lobby -Speaking -Involvement -Credibility -Portfolio connotation -Finch, Rumsfeld -Public appearances -Importance of a portfolio -Contents
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Credentials -Counsel to the President -Property Review Board -National news -Foreign economic policy group -Future meetings on economy -Rumsfeld's involvement in speech circuit -Counsel to the President -Member of Cabinet -Rumsfeld's presence at events Youth -Speeches -Criticism -Democratic majority -Appointment -Cabinet minister for youth -Special White House youth job -Speeches for youth -Need for content to make sense to youth -Issues that appeal to youth -Issues -Foreign policy -War -Diplomatic moves -Employment Speechwriters -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Richard K. Cook -John K. Andrews, Jr. -John J. McLaughlin -Quality of speechwriting -The President's speech, September 9, 1971 -Price -Assistance to Rumsfeld Speeches -Knowledge of subject -Newsworthy remarks -Television shows
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Speaker with expertise on subject -Newsworthy Rumsfeld's schedule -Upcoming speeches -Miami -Indiana -Des Moines -Michigan -New Orleans -Dallas -Georgia -Detroit -Birmingham -Oklahoma -Washington, DC -Rumsfeld's staff -Preparation for speaking engagements -Group -Program -Other speaking guests -Schedule -Reaction -Finch -Speaking engagements -Nationwide and in California Questions and answers [Q&A] staff -Development -Circulation of Q&A books -Rumsfeld's turn -Answers -Patrick J. Buchanan -Abilities -Answers -Answers -Q&A books -Buchanan's work -Use of government for information Melvin R. Laird
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Spokesperson role -Department of Defense -Congress -Politician -Speaking engagements -Non-partisan groups -Opportunities -1960 campaign -Secretary of Defense -World travels -Using Laird as speaker -Information -Clark M. Clifford -Politics -Congress -Democratic -Laird as spokesperson during forthcoming campaign period National defense -Laird -Right wing issue -People's Republic of China [PRC], defense -Polls -American public -US position in world -US compared to the Soviet Union -Superiority in defense -Laird -Right wing -Reassurance -1960 campaign -John F. Kennedy -Missile gap issue -Henry M. ("Scoop") Jackson -Nomination -Democratic candidate -"Dove" ticket -Defense -Social issue emphasis -Bomb -Democratic Party
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Withdrawal of US troops -Excess fund -Sophisticated weapons -Relief for ghettoes -Proxmire-Harris proposal -Mansfield proposal -Michael J. Mansfield -Total withdrawal of US troops -Matter of conviction -Defense budget cuts -Laird's role -Department of Defense [DOD] -Conservatives -Haldeman's relation with Laird -Republicans -Conservative group -Conservative group -Defense capability -US compared with the Soviet Union -Laird -DOD -Budget William P. Rogers -The President's previous conversation with Haldeman -Use of Rogers as speaker -College campuses -Secretary of State -Speeches -Activists -Secretary of State -Lutheran [?] convention -Further speaking engagements -Campuses -Henry A. Kissinger -Professor -Rogers -Type of colleges -Type, size of audience -Seminar-type setting -Closed-circuit television
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Effects of appearance -Target audience -John D. Ehrlichman's theory -Political activism -Administration's concerns -Princeton University -Kissinger -Guest lecturer -Seminars -Votes -Bigger audiences -Q&A Administration spokesmen -College campuses -Kissinger and Rogers -Administration's foreign policy -Publicity -Size of crowd -Publicity -Kissinger -Rogers -Press -News -Kissinger -Appearance at college campus -Rogers -Secretary of State -Public opinion -Impression of the President -Apathy -White middle class -Presidential candidate -Relationship with youth -Guilt complex -Blacks -Indians -Mexicans -Catholics -Jews -White Protestants
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Jews -Jews in administration -Intellectuals -Chicago -New York City -Democrats -Middle East Youth -The President's visit to college campuses -As Vice President -Attention of the office -College campuses -Rogers -Meeting with undersecretaries -As voter blocs -Whites -Parents -Blacks -Jewish -Elderly -Percentage -Parents -High schools -Non-college youth -Eligible to vote -18-year old voters -Voting requirements in US history -Voting Rights Act -Property -Taxpayers -Slaves -Blacks -Voting Speeches -Congressmen -Support for the President -Economy -Fight unemployment -Fight inflation
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Numbers Rumsfeld's schedule -State dinner Rumsfeld left at 5:34 pm. William F. (“Billy”) Graham -Luncheon -Inclusion in invitation of mother, Mrs. W F. Graham -Age -Situation -Invitation Kissinger's schedule -Vietnam Trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Groundwork -October trip by Kissinger -Press contingent and coverage -The President's meeting with Kissinger -Media coverage of trip -Television -Public viewing of the President's trip to the PRC -Duration -Film coverage compared to live coverage -Time difference -Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. -Great Wall of China -John W. Chancellor -The President's trip to the PRC -Visual coverage -Benefits to President -Live coverage -Transmission -Equipment necessary -Transmitter tower -Personnel need for installation -Time of arrival -Film coverage
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Tape -Satellite -Press corps -Number -Network television -PRC -Kissinger -Permission for live coverage -Soviet Union in 1959 -Kitchen Debate -Censors -PRC stance -Kissinger -Administration's need -Size of press corps -Ronald L. Ziegler -Broadcast -Wire services -Columnists -Members of press corps -Theodore H. White -Book -Press -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Peter Lisagor -Charles W. Bailey -Coverage of trip -Life in PRC -Crews -Transmission problems -PRC communication systems -Coverage -Kissinger’s forthcoming efforts -Press Corps -Size of Corps -Wire services -Syndication -Networks -Cronkite, Chancellor -Crews -Howard K. Smith
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
-Size of Press Corps -Television broadcast -Newspapers -Foreign press -The PRC’s decision -Kissinger -Agenda -Press Corps -The President's possible entourage -Astronaut -Analogy -Circus -Trip to the Soviet Union -Milton S. Eisenhower -Admiral Hyman G. Rickover -Trip to the PRC -Rogers, Kissinger -Department of State -Assistants -Other members in the President's entourage -Communications staff -Composition -Equity -PRC trip compared to European trip -Substance -Cabinet members -Unknown person -PRC Schedule -The President's meeting with college and student body presidents group -Q&A Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time after 5:34 pm. President’s schedule -Meeting with college and student body presidents [End of conversation]
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
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The President's schedule -Meeting -Time -Treasury Department -Meeting -Cost of Living Council -White House -Cabinet Room -Time -Treasury -Cabinet Room -Time of meeting -Meeting with the President -Time -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Purpose of meeting -Announcement of program -Consultations -The President's press conference -Economy -General audience -The President's trips -PRC -Rumsfeld -Pentagon Papers -Effect of events on public opinion polls -Economy -Supreme Court decision
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 5:57 pm. Visit of Takeo Fukuda -Japanese press -Japanese delegation -The President's meeting with Fukuda Kissinger -Peter G. Peterson's memos -Attachments -Kissinger -The President's review of memos Report -Meeting between Ambassador David M. Kennedy and Fukuda Butterfield left at 6:01 pm. Meeting with Fukuda Appointments -Secretary of Commerce -Rumsfeld -Peterson’s position -Peter M. Flanigan The President's schedule -Fukuda’s visit -Adele (Langston) Rogers -Patricia R. Mosbacher -Mrs. Nixon -Oval Room Speech -Price -William L. Safire's draft Haldeman left at 6:15 pm.
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-11 (cont.)
Conversation No. 276-12 Date: Unknown between September 10 and September 13, 1971 Time: Unknown between 6:15 pm, September 10 and 7:39 pm, September 13, 1971 Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:39 pm, September 13, 1971.
Conversation No. 276-13 Date: September 13, 1971 Time: 7:43 pm - 7:47 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 8-115; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation] Attica State Prison riot -Press coverage -New York -Blacks
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-Guards -Whites
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The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. Federal prisons
Conversation No. 276-14 Date: September 13, 1971 Time: 7:51 pm - 7:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. [See Conversation No. 8-117; two items have been withdrawn from the conversation]
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The President's schedule -Forthcoming press conference -Timing
Conversation No. 276-15 Date: September 13, 1971 Time: 7:55 pm - 7:58 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 8-119]
Conversation No. 276-16 Date: September 13, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:58 pm - 8:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. Henry A. Kissinger -Arrival -The President's location -Old Executive Office Building [EOB]
Conversation No. 276-17
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: September 13, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:58 pm and 8:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 8:50 pm.
Conversation No. 276-18/278-33 Date: September 13, 1971 Time: 8:50 pm - 10:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Henry A. Kissinger.
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39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vietnam negotiations -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.'s previous conversation with the President -Hanoi -Agreement -Statement -Publicity -Xuan Thuy -George S. McGovern's statement -Ceasefire -United States -Vietnamese -Laos -Cambodia -South Vietnam -Bombing targets -Supply lines -Date of ceasefire -McGovern -US troop withdrawal -Domestic discord -Timetable -US troop withdrawal -Nguyen Van Thieu -Unilateral approach -Options -Ceasefire -Troop withdrawal -Cambodia -Infiltration -Negotiations -Effect -Vietnamization -Government of National Concord -Elections -Saigon -Hanoi -North Vietnam -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet Union -North Vietnam
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 276-18/278-33 (cont.)
-Proposal -PRC -Paris -Hanoi -Memorandum -Strategy -Unilateral withdrawal -Jack N. Anderson -Timing -Announcement on troop withdrawal -Television PRC -Announcement of President’s visit -Timing Kissinger's Schedule -Trip to the PRC -Trip to the Soviet Union -Announcement -Dates -Andrei a. Gromyko's Visit to the US -Meeting with the President -Soviets -Announcements -PRC -Gromyko The recording of this conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 10:15 pm.