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Date: 
May 16, 1972 - Jun 06, 1972
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Conversation No. 340-1 Date: May 16, 1972 Time: 1:12 pm - 1:13 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President’s schedule Butterfield left at 1:13 pm.
Conversation No. 340-2 Date: May 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:13 pm and 1:19 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown woman. The unknown woman’s schedule -A dinner -A telephone call -John B. Connally trip Zosimo T. Monzon entered at an unknown time after 1:13 pm. Monzon’s schedule Monzon left at an unknown time before 1:19 pm. Manolo Sanchez -The President’s view -Trip to Florida
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01)
Conv. No. 340-2 (cont.)
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-Mood -Reaction to President's visit The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 1:19 pm.
Conversation No. 340-3 Date: May 16, 1972 Time: 1:19 pm - 1:20 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President’s schedule -Reception for US Senate and Mexican delegation -Additional attendees Butterfield left.
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Conversation No. 340-4 Date: May 16, 1972 Time: 1:20 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator; the discontinuities in this conversation appear in the original recording. [See also Conversation No. 24-151]
Conversation No. 340-5 Date: May 16, 1972 Time: 1:20 pm - 1:22 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler; the discontinuities in this conversation appear in the original recording. [See also Conversation No. 24-168]
Conversation No. 340-6 Date: May 16, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:22 pm and 3:03 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man. The President’s schedule -Time Unknown man left at an unknown time before 3:03 pm.
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Conversation No. 340-7 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: 9:20 am – 9:21 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with David C. Hoopes. The discontinuities in this conversation appear in the original recording. Buzzer system -President's instructions Hoopes left at 9:21 am.
Conversation No. 340-8 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:21 am and 9:58 am Location: Executive Office Building The President dictated a memorandum.
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Conversation No. 340-9
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:21 am and 9:58 am Location: Executive Office Building The President dictated a memorandum to John B. Connally. Method of delivery -Venezuela Connally's trip -President's views Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:21 am. A box Bull left at an unknown time before 9:58 am. Connally's trip -President's previous travels -Colombia -Brazil -Emilio Garrastazu Medici -Bolivia -Peru -Luncheon at the White House for wife of the President -Earthquake -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Argentina -New Zealand -Australia -Courtesy call to former Prime Minister Robert Gordon Menzies -The President’s suggestion -Vietnam -Saigon -Hanoi -Other trips -Malaysia -Singapore -Lee Kuan Yew -Cambodia -John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -Angkor Wat -North Vietnamese -Iran -[Shah of Iran] Mohammed Reza Pahlavi -Moscow trip -India -Pakistan -[Pope Paul VI] Giovanni Battista Motini President's instructions -Letters from the President -Connally's role -The President’s recent trip to the Soviet Union -Theme for Connally's trip -Economic and political power centers -US -Western Europe -Soviet Union -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Japan -Industrial strength -Defense capacity -Military -World resources -Development -Italy -President's interests -PRC -Soviet Union -Allies Connally’s trip -New York Times, Washington Post
Conv. No. 340-9 (cont.)
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Conversation No. 340-10 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:21 am and 9:58 am Location: Executive Office Building The President dictated a memorandum to John N. Mitchell. Instructions -Copies to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman and Charles W. Colson
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An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 9:21 am. Domestic policy -Haldeman -Books -Alexander P. Butterfield President's schedule -Camp David -Delivery of books Unknown man left at an unknown time before 9:58 am.
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Conversation No. 340-11 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:21 and 9:58 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown woman. Tapes -Dictations -Marjorie P. Acker -Rose Mary Woods President's previous trip Key Biscayne -Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Weather The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 9:58 am.
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Conversation No. 340-12 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:21 and 9:58 am Location: Executive Office Building The President dictated a memorandum to Henry A. Kissinger. Vietnam -Media and left-wing -Tactics -The President’s view -South Vietnamese -Cambodia -Reporters -The President’s view -New York Times stories -South Vietnam recession -Cambodia -Craig Whitney -Anthony Lewis -Reports from Hanoi -The President’s view -Selig Harrison -Writing in Hanoi -The President’s view -Propoganda -1972 election -Statements from administration -Cambodia -Vietnam -Efforts to discredit -Harrison -Lewis -Charles W. Colson -Kenneth W. Clawson -Statement on Lewis’s background -Administration liberals -Possible statement on Harrison’s background
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Copies of memorandum -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Colson
Conv. No. 340-12 (cont.)
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Conversation No. 340-13 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:21 am and 9:58 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown woman. Marjorie P. Acker -Tape The unknown woman’s schedule Florida trip by the President -Weather -Manolo Sanchez -Physical condition
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Conversation No. 340-14 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:21 am and 9:58 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See also Conversation No. 25-8]
Conversation No. 340-15 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: 9:58 am - 10:15 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with John Cardinal Krol. [See also Conversation No. 25-9; one item has been withdrawn from this conversation.]
Conversation No. 340-16 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:15 am and 10:26 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person [H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman?]. The discontinuities in this conversation appear in the original recording. Availability of unknown person [Haldeman?]
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Conversation No. 340-17 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:15 and 10:26 am Location: Executive Office Building The President dictated a memorandum to Henry A. Kissinger. Poland -President's previous talk with Edward Gierek -Freedom of religion -Catholic leaders -Compared with Soviet Union -Domestic reaction in US -John Cardinal Krol -Possible trip to Poland -Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski -Possible trip to US -Exclusion of State Department -Economic issues
Conversation No. 340-18 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: 10:26 am-12:23 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's schedule -Weather -Florida -Camp David -Key Biscayne -Palm Springs -Plans -Maj. Gen. James D. Hughes -John V. Brennan -Unknown person
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -Key Biscayne -Palm Springs -San Clemente -Henry A. Kissinger's visit -John B. Connally -The President's church visit -Press story -John A. Huffman, Jr. -Reception -Miami Herald -Crowd sizes -Camp David -Haldeman’s schedule Connally -Forthcoming trip -The President’s view -Connally in San Clemente -Story -Foreign policy tour -Additional countries -South America, Iran -Iran [Shah of Iran] Mohammed Reza Pahlavi -Oil -Connally's talk with President -Politics -Charles W. Colson -Connally's advice -John D. Ehrlichman -Connally's comments about: the President -President's visibility -Forthcoming presidential election The President's public relations efforts -Car accident related by Haldeman -June schedule -Opportunities -Public events -Connally's advice -Low visibility -Patrick J. Buchanan
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -William L. Safire -Foreign policy emphasis -Treaties -Kissinger -William P. Rogers
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
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-Press conferences -The President’s view -Convention schedule -Lions International -Mexico City -Rotary convention in Houston -Jaycee convention -President's recent trips to the Soviet Union and the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Domestic issues -Politics -Colson's advice -Haldeman’s view -Schedule commitments -PRC trip -Follow-up -International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] -John A. Scali -Rogers -Kissinger’s actions -Public relations -Rogers -Soviet Union trip
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -Kissinger's advice -Question and answer [Q&A] sessions -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] talks -The President’s possible meeting with Kissinger Media -Democrats -The President’s memoranda -Washington Post -The President’s view -Communist plot -Cambodia -Vietnam President's public relations efforts -Colson's advice -Compared with Connally -Jaycee convention -Preparation -Atlanta -President's visibility -Television -President's demeanor -Poland -Haldeman’s view -John Cardinal Krol -Memorandum to Kissinger -Poland -Colson's advice -Need for press conference -Press conferences -Ehrlichman's advice -Memoranda -Domestic issues -Connally's view of domestic issues -Establishment -Governors -1970 election
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
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16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 1m 39s ]
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
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-Ehrlichman’s advice -Elliot L. Richardson -Kissinger -Ehrlichman -Connally’s advice -Domestic issues -Constitutional amendment on busing -Amnesty -Taxes -Budget cuts Justice Department -Richard G. Kleindienst -Deputy Attorney General opening -William D. Ruckelshaus -Mitchell -Confirmation Treasury Department -George P. Shultz confirmation -Ceremony -Kleindienst Justice Department -Angela Y. Davis trial -Haldeman’s view -Jurors -Action -The President's view -McGovern The President's public relations efforts
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -Ehrlichman's views -Press conference -Return from the Soviet Union -Q&A -Public impression -Helicopter -Democrats -Press conference -Compared to speech -Television -Television -Timing -Schedule -Television -Planning -Office conference -Forthcoming meeting with Luis Alvarez Echeverria -Office conference -Television conference -California -Democrats -Speeches -Rotary -Jaycees -Preparation -Rotary -Kissinger's schedule -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. testimonial -Clark MacGregor -Japan -Soviet Union trip -Kleindienst -Charles H. Percy -Speech -Rotary -Texas -Television coverage -Crowd -Astrodome -Houston The President's schedule
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -Connally -Ranch -The President’s view -Ehrlichman -Peter M. Flanigan -Shultz -Attitude -Rotary speech -International meeting -Advantages -Rogers -Party for World War II Navy veterans -South Pacific Air Combat Transport [SCAT] -Cancellation -Camp David -Mexican delegation -Astronauts -Meeting with the President -Possible trip to Florida -Rotary speech -Timing -President’s forthcoming meeting with Echeverria -Jaycee's speech -The President's opinion -Rogers -Haldeman's opinion -Mathias -Kleindienst -Rotary speech -McGovern’s possible attendane -National Association of Counties request -The President’s decision -Revenue sharing -Agnew -California trip -Camp David -Barry M. Goldwater at Bethesda Naval Hospital -Kissinger Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 10:26 am and 12:23 pm. [Conversation No. 340-18A]
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01)
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
Location of Goldwater -Call to Colson [End of telephone conversation] The President's public relations efforts -Speeches -Rotary International -Astrodome -Membership described -Rotary speech -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Compared with John K. Andrews, Jr. -Use of previous Russian speech -The President’s view -Themes -Themes -Previous speech as Vice President -Changes in foreign relations -PRC -Soviet Union -Hopes for peace -Vietnam -Writers -Price -Length -Content -Previous Soviet Union television address -Use of portion about girl named Tanya -Tanya’s diary -PRC -North Vietnam -Price -Schedule -Draft deadline -Content -The President’s view -Partisanship -American strength -Possible attendees -McGovern
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -Jaycees speech -Agnew’s role -Price -Press conferences -The President’s decision -Haldeman's views -Timing -Key Biscayne -California trip Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 10:26 am and 12:23 pm. [Conversation No. 340-18E] The President’s schedule [End of telephone conversation] Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 10:26 am and 12:23 pm. [Conversation No. 340-18B] [See also Conversation No. 25-10] [End of telephone conversation] Haldeman talked with Ehrlichman at an unknown time between 10:26 am and 12:23 pm. [Conversation No. 340-18C] [See also Conversation No. 25-11] [End of telephone conversation] Ehrlichman's telephone call -Richardson -Higher education report -Busing position -Importance -Richardson's reaction -Richardson’s schedule
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -Japan -Meeting with the President -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Ehrlichman -Schedule -Richardson -Testimony The President's schedule -Camp David -President's plans -Weather -Swearing-in ceremony -Kleindienst -Shultz -Camp David -Executive Committee of National Governors Conference -Conference -Possible meeting -Revenue sharing, welfare reform -County officials -Governors Conference -Executive Committee -Russell B. Long -Agnew’s suggestion -Revenue sharing -Long -George H. Mahon Congress -Melvin R. Laird's supplemental for Vietnam -Revenue sharing supplement The President's schedule -Meeting with John S.D. Eisenhower -Declassification -Ehrlichman’s role -Possible meeting with Laotian Guerrilla Leader, General Vang Pao -Kissinger -Possible meeting with Saudi Defense Minister, Prince Sultan -Memorandum from Rose Mary Woods -Laird invitation
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01)
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
-Press conference -King Faisal [Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Saud] -President's press conference -Office press conference -Schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Luis Echeverria Alvarez -Nature of foreign visits -Dinners -Arthur F. Burns -Shultz -Media -Television anchorman -Kissinger's opinions -President's press conference -Moscow Staff to testify -Kissinger -John A. Scali -Herbert G. Klein -Gerard C. Smith -Kissinger -SALT -Smith -Blair House President's public relations efforts -Media -Price -Views -Radio -Rotary speech -Radio -Television -Charity Foreign relations -SALT negotiations -Kissinger's position -Haldeman’s meeting with Colson [?] -US News and World Report article -Price
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01)
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
The President's schedule -Meeting with an unknown person -Soviet trip The President talked with Kissinger at an unknown time between 10:26 am and 12:23 pm. [Conversation No. 340-18D] Kissinger's schedule -Camp David -Departure time -Meeting with President - US News and World Report article -Discussion [End of telephone conversation] Goldwater -Schedule Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 10:26 am and 12:23 pm. [Conversation No. 340-18F] Goldwater’s schedule -Raymond P. Shafer [?] [End of telephone conversation] Goldwater -Possible visit -President's opinion -George C. Wallace -Possible visit -Timing -Publicity Wallace -Health Staff
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) -Secretarial coverage -Alexander P. Butterfield -Woods -Key Biscayne -Schedule -Work -Woods -Key Biscayne
Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
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Unknown person -Hagerstown, Maryland Photographs -Previous trip to Florida -Associated Press [AP] and United Press International [UPI] wires The President's schedule -Florida Ronald L. Ziegler -President's views
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Conv. No. 340-18(cont.)
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President's schedule -Camp David -Departure -Weather Haldeman left at 12:23 pm.
Conversation No. 340-19 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:23 and 12:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President’s schedule Butterfield left at an unknown time before 12:26 pm.
Conversation No. 340-20 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: 12:26-12:27 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon. [See also Conversation No. 25-13; one item has been withdrawn from this conversation.]
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) Conversation No. 340-21 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:27 and 1:47 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. White House staff -Weekend Florida -Weather
Conversation No. 340-22 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:27 and 1:41 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man. Manolo Sanchex -Use of crutches -Location -Florida -Dogs Unknown man left at an unknown time before 1:41 pm.
Conversation No. 340-23 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:27 pm and 1:41 pm Location: Executive Office Building
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec-01) The President met with an unknown man. Refreshments Unknown man left at an unknown time before 1:41 pm.
Conv. No. 340-22 (cont.)
Conversation No. 340-24 Date: June 6, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:27 and 1:41 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man. Unknown items -Location -Delivery The President and the unknown man left at 1:41 pm.