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Date: 
Mar 12, 1971 - Mar 17, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 467-1 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:15 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to Admiral Thomas H. Moorer
Conversation No. 467-2 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:15 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Ronald L. Zieglers schedule Bull left at 8:15 am
Conversation No. 467-3 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:15 am and 8:18 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Presidents call to Admiral Thomas H. Moorer Call to General John W. Vogt, Jr.
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Conversation No. 467-4 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:19 am - 8:20 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler Presidents Today show interview -Use -Presidents instructions -Howard K. Smith -Excerpts -Promotional spots -Presidents instructions -News shows -Ziegler Ziegler left at 8:20 am
Conversation No. 467-5 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:20 am and 8:32 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person [Conversation No. 467-5A] Presidents schedule -A meeting in the Map Room -An unknown person -Forthcoming call -Length General Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Location
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[End of telephone conversation] An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 8:20 am Presidents appreciation The unknown person left at an unknown time before 8:32 am [The President talked with General John W. Vogt, Jr. at an unknown time between 8:20 am and 8:32 am] [Conversation No. 467-5B] Laotian operation (Lam Son) -Presidents call to Admiral Thomas H. Moorer -Military situation -Possible withdrawal -North Vietnamese troop strength -Moorer -Henry A. Kissinger -Military viewpoint -Compared with World War I -Washington Post coverage -Duration of operation -Air strikes -Presidents instructions -Weather -Presidents instructions -Effect -Tchepone -Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] -Vogts assessment -General Nguyen Van Thieu -Cambodian operation -Air strikes -Possible limits -Budget -Presidents role -Moorer -Air strikes
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-Budget -Presidents role -Presidents instructions Conversation No. 467-6 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:45 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield Items for Presidents signature Butterfield left at 8:45 am
Conv. No. 467-5 (cont.)
Conversation No. 467-7 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:46 am - 8:47 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods Materials for Presidents reading -Delivery Woods left at 8:47 am
Conversation No. 467-8 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:47 am Location: Oval Office
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President talked with the White House operator Call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 467-9 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:48 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull [Unintelligible] Bull left at 8:48 am
Conversation No. 467-10 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:48 am - 8:51 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler Press -A story by Helen A. Thomas -Release -Pool coverage at next press conference -Ziegler -Presidents position -Women press corps -Compared to male reporters -Presidents interview with Cyrus L. (Cy) Sulzberger -Women press corps -Relations with Ziegler, President -Presidents interview with Thomas -Presidents interview with Howard K. Smith
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-National Broadcasting Company [NBC] -Use of Presidents interview with Barbara Walters -Presidents instructions -Zieglers call -Length of interview -Promotional photograph -Excerpts -Radio -Today television show Ziegler left at 8:51 am
Conversation No. 467-11 Date: March 12, 1971 Time: 8:51 am - 9:01 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger Kissingers meeting with an unknown person -A draft letter to the President -Reply -A letter from the President -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin Possible summit with the Soviet Union -Announcement Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] negotiations -US proposal -Kissinger -Presidents previous letter -Dobrynins response -Soviet Union reply -Soviet Union proposal -Order of negotiations -Kissingers response
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Anti-ballistic Missile [ABM] -Soviet missiles -ABM -Kissingers view Alexander P. Butterfield entered at an unknown time after 8:51 am Items for Presidents signature Presidents schedule Butterfield left at an unknown time before 9:01 am SALT negotiations -Presidents view -Soviet Union proposal -Presidents response -Future meeting -Draft letter from the President -Kissinger -Timing US textile negotiations with Japan -Presidents assessment Vietnam -Presidents Call to General John W. Vogt, Jr. -Military situation -Washington Post story -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] News story -Need for White House response -Military situation -Vogts view -Ho Chi Minh Trail -Increased interdiction -Decreased traffic -Possible call to Howard K. Smith or Thomas E. Jarriel -Success of Laotian operation -Effect on Ho Chi Minh Trail -Tchepone -Truck traffic Conv. No. 467-10 (cont.)
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-[Arnold] Eric Sevareids commentary -US foreign policy -Isolationism -Compared with position after World War II -Marshall Plan -Lyndon B. Johnson -Relations with newsmen Conv. No. 467-11 (cont.) -Military situation SALT negotiations -Presidents position -Instructions for Kissinger -Forthcoming letter from the President -Kissinger -Henry M. (Scoop) Jackson -Kissinger The President and Kissinger left at 9:01 am
Conversation No. 467-12 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:01 am and 9:10 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield Forthcoming press briefing -A draft of Presidents eulogy for Whitney M. Young, Jr. -Possible release Butterfield left at an unknown time before 9:10 am
Conversation No. 467-13
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:01 am and 9:10 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to Admiral Thomas H. Moorer Conv. No. 467-11 (cont.)
Conversation No. 467-14 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 9:10 am - 9:14 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Admiral Thomas H. Moorer Laotian operation (Lam Son) -Military situation -Associated Press Report -Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] -Inaccuracy -General Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Time magazine report -Ho Chi Minh Trail -Truck traffic -Inaccuracy -Tchepone -Air strikes -Weather -Press reports -Inaccuracies
Conversation No. 467-15 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 9:15 am - 9:16 am Location: Oval Office
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield Presidents schedule [?] -An unknown woman Butterfield left at 9:16 am
Conversation No. 467-16 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:16 am and 9:42 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman Vietnam President schedule -March 19, 1971 funeral of Thomas E. Dewey -Time -Effect on Presidents schedule -Press conference -Departure for Dewey funeral -Presidents forthcoming press conference -Timing -Television and radio coverage Vietnam -Democrat caucus meeting -Discussion of Presidents policies -Decision Transportation -Possible statement by President -Presidents position -Compared with statement on agriculture -Publicity -Possible message to Congress
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-Possible briefing by John A. Volpe -Presidents involvement -Budget message -Timing -Presidents forthcoming trip to California -Compared with Presidents education statement An article by Hugh S. Sidey -View of the President -Possible source on White House staff -Haldemans instructions -William L. Safire -Sidey -Joseph C. Kraft -Presidents previous interview on television -Possible relation to polls -Presidents previous interview with Cyrus L. (Cy) Sulzberger -White House staff relations -Presidents instructions -Richard A. Moore -White House staff -Press -Possible source -Charles W. Colson -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Leonard Garment -Patrick J. Buchanan -Sidey and John F. Osborne Head of State dinner for John M. (Jack) Lynch -Coverage -Television -Presidents view -Length -Reasons -Gifts -Lynchs toast Tricia Nixons engagement -Press coverage -Ronald L. Ziegler
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Possible press conference -Photographs -Marya McLaughlins report -Administration coverage on Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Martha (Beall) Mitchell story -Story on Edward R. F. Cox -Work for Ralph Nader Conv. No. 467-16 (cont.) -List -Constance M. (Cornell) (Connie) Stuart -Betty Beale -Distribution -Helen A. Thomas -Los Angeles Times story -Stuart -Role -Haldemans role Presidents schedule -T. Nixons wedding -Oklahoma -River project -Presidents possible attendance -Timing -California trip Alexander P. Butterfield entered at an unknown time after 9:16 am -Departure time for Whitney M. Young, Jr. funeral Butterfield left at an unknown time before 9:42 am -New York -Young funeral -Motorcade logistics -Dewey funeral -Schedule Haldeman left at an unknown time before 9:42 am
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 467-17 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:16 am and 9:42 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield Presidents schedule -Whitney M. Young, Jr. funeral -Flight -Time change -Flying time to Lexington, Kentucky Butterfield left at an unknown time before 9:42 am Conversation No. 467-18 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:16 am and 9:42 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman Presidents schedule -Thomas E. Dewey funeral -Time -Dinner, March 17, 1971 -Unknown event Notes to women press members -Preparation -Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixon -Content Presidents schedule -Dewey funeral -Flight time -Andrews Air Force base -Press conference Conv. No. 467-16 (cont.)
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Public relations -Leonard Garment -Ronald L. Ziegler, Herbert G. Klein, and Constance M. (Cornell) (Connie) Stuart -Public relations efforts Alexander P. Butterfield entered at an unknown time after 9:16 am Presidents schedule Butterfield left at an unknown time before 9:42 am Press and public relations -Ziegler, Klein, and Stuart -Work -Garment -White House staff -Garment Haldeman left at 9:42 am Conv. No. 467-16 (cont.)
Conversation No. 467-19 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:42 am and 10:04 am Location: Oval Office Manolo Sanchez met with unknown men
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Sanchez and the unknown men left at an unknown time before 10:04 am
Conv. No. 467-18 (cont.) Conversation No. 467-20 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:32 pm and 2:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man Presidents schedule The unknown man left at an unknown time before 2:43 pm
Conversation No. 467-21 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:32 pm and 2:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Presidents schedule -Meeting with Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 467-22 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 2:43 pm
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Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to Clifford P. Hansen
Conversation No. 467-23 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 2:43 pm - 3:17 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger Vietnam -Air strikes -Weather -Timing -Kissingers view -Possible effect on Soviet Union reply to US proposal -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Kissingers forthcoming meeting [The President talked with Clifford P. Hansen between 2:45 pm and 2:46 pm] [Conversation No. 467-23A] Hansens support on a bill -Charles W. Colson -Presidents appreciation [End of telephone conversation] Rose Mary Woods entered at 2:46 pm A book from Library of Congress -[Forename unknown] Fuller
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Publication date -Content A television report -Ronald L. Ziegler Woods left at 2:47 pm Laotian operation (Lam Son) -Associated Press [AP] story -Admiral Thomas H. Moorer -Inaccuracy -An AP reporter -Previous story on Cambodia -Military situation -Moorers view -Possible withdrawal of Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] forces -Military situation -ARVN troops -Withdrawal -Reason -Tchepone -Effectiveness -Interdiction of supplies -Presidents call to Moorer -Possible Presidential statement -Moorer -Ho Chi Minh Trail -North Vietnamese supplies -Effect of Lam Son -Presidents use of figures -Accuracy -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Richard M. Helms -Relations with Pentagon -Figures on supplies -Compared with Cambodia -Helms -Directorship -Kissingers meeting, March 16, 1971 -Figures on North Vietnamese supplies
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Decreases -Kissingers view -South Vietnam -Cambodia -Kissingers forthcoming meeting -Presidents view -Moorer Conv. No. 467-23 (cont.) -Presidents April 7, 1971 speech -Future -Kissingers efforts -Intelligence estimates -Discrepancies -Kissingers March 16, 1971 meeting -Kissingers previous talk with General Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Haigs trip -Ellsworth F. Bunker -Military personnel -Military situation -Haigs assessment -ARVN forces -North Vietnamese supplies -Presidents April 7, 1971 speech Presidents March 16, 1971 party -Harvard Law School students -Kissingers acquaintance -Edward R. F. Coxs acquaintance -Vietnam views -Stafford Hutchinson -Background -Geoffrey M. Connor -Relation to former Congressman Vietnam -Presidents forthcoming April 7, 1971 speech -Kissingers view -Reference to peace with honor -Howard K. Smith interview -Presidents November 3, 1969 speech -Theme compared with other statements -Cambodia
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Presidents policy -Effect -Public opinion -Changes -Presidents interview with Cyrus L. (Cy) Sulzberger -The Establishment -Kissingers view Conv. No. 467-23 (cont.) -H. R. (Bob) Haldemans view -Laos -Future announcements -Time and content -Draftees -Presidents previous call to Moorer -Current press coverage -Laos, Tchepone -Accuracy -Military situation in Laos -Presidents position -AP story -Results -Compared with Cambodian operation -Future of Asia -Importance of US efforts -Possible future of negotiations -Indian ambassador -William P. Rogers
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Indira Gandhi -Presidents reference in Today show interview -Copy for Indian ambassador -State Department John G. Gorton -Possible letter from the President -Position -Political situation -Relations with US -Replacement [William McMahon] -Previous Head of State dinner on May 6, 1969 -Gortons toast Presidents dinner for John M. (Jack) Lynch, March 16, 1971 -Effect -Publicity -Press stories Kissingers schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Dobrynin Vietnam -Air strikes -Military situation -US Air Force -Delays -Presidents view -Moorer -Circumstances -Weather -Kissingers previous conversation with Moorer -Worldwide Laotian operation (Lam Son) -An AP story -Presidents response -Military situation -Moorer Conv. No. 467-23 (cont.)
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-Haig -General Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Tchepone -ARVN -Haig -An AP story -Source -US losses -Decreases -Presidents credibility -Press -Compared with Lyndon B. Johnson John B. Connally -Kissingers previous attendance at a dinner -Rowland Evans -Henry Cattos toast -Connallys toast -The President -Effect on Evans -Ability -Presidency -Presidents view -Public opinion -Television -Compared with Johnson -Texans -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Cabinet members -Elliot L. Richardson Agnew -Appearance at Gridiron Club dinner -Robert J. Dole
Conv. No. 467-23 (cont.)
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Conv. No. 467-23 (cont.) Thomas E. Deweys funeral -Presidents attendance -Kissingers possible attendance -Kissingers previous telephone conversation -Presidents Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board [PFIAB] -Dewey -Opinion of President -Kissinger and Rogerss possible attendance Vietnam -Figures -Need for accuracy -Haigs reports -Military situation -Cambodia -Vietnamization -Melvin R. Laird -Presidents policy -Effect of Cambodian and Laotian operations -North Vietnam -Laird -Effect of Cambodian and Laotian operations Laotian operation (Lam Son) -Duration -Military situation -Laird -Presidents role -Possible statement -Purpose of current actions -Effect on supply routes -Effect of current actions Kissinger left at 3:17 pm
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Conversation No. 467-24 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:17 pm and 3:21 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man [Unintelligible] The unknown man left at an unknown time before 3:21 pm
Conv. No. 467-23 (cont.)
Conversation No. 467-25 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:17 pm and 3:21 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to William M. Colmer
Conversation No. 467-26 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 3:21 pm - 3:23 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with William M. Colmer Colmers health Colmers location
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Presidents schedule -Lunch with Colmer -California trip Colmers district Presidents greetings to [Names unintelligible] Presidents call to F. Edward Hébert -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] story on Pat Johnson
Conversation No. 467-27 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:23 pm and 3:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to Samuel S. Stratton
Conversation No. 467-28 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 3:25 pm - 3:29 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Samuel S. Stratton Vietnam -Strattons support -Presidents knowledge compared with press Laotian operation (Lam Son)
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Military situation -Admiral Thomas H. Moorer -Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] -Purpose -Effect on North Vietnamese supply routes -A vote in Congress -A troop withdrawal announcement -Outcome -US foreign policy -Public opinion -Laos news -Strattons support
Conversation No. 467-29 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:29 pm and 3:31 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixon
Conversation No. 467-30 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 3:31 pm - 3:36 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixon
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Conversation No. 467-31 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 3:36 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to Al Chamie Conversation No. 467-32 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:36 pm and 3:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator An unknown man [H. R. (Bob) Haldeman?] -Location -Return call
Conversation No. 467-33 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:36 pm and 3:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Call to Edward K. (Duke) Ellington
Conversation No. 467-34 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:36 pm and 3:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Presidents call to Al Chamie [?]
Conversation No. 467-35 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 3:43 pm - 3:44 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Edna (Thompson) Ellington Edward K. (Duke) Ellingtons election to the Royal Swedish Academy of Music -Presidents congratulations E. K. Ellingtons White House appearance Presidents congratulations
Conversation No. 467-36 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:44 pm and 3:48 pm Location: Oval Office
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield Item(s) for Presidents signature Butterfield left at an unknown time before 3:48 pm
Conversation No. 467-37 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:44 pm and 3:48 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to LaMar Baker Conversation No. 467-38 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:44 pm and 3:48 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator Call to William L. Safire
Conversation No. 467-39 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 3:48 pm - 3:49 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with LaMar Baker
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Bakers health
Conversation No. 467-40 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: 3:51 pm - 3:58 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with William L. Safire Stock market -Possible article [?] -Effect of Presidents April 28 statement -Current Dow-Jones averages Press -Presidents previous interview with Peregrine Worsthorne -Background -Presidents previous interview with Cyrus L. (Cy) Sulzberger -Background -Presidents previous interview with Barbara Walters -Background -Edward VIIIs [Duke of Windsor] visit -Presidents image -Accessibility -Presidents previous interviews -Richard L. Wilson -Bernard Kalb -Stewart J. O. Alsop -Presidents interviews -List -H. R. (Bob) Haldeman -Worsthorne -Cambodia -Sulzberger -An unknown persons premise -White House response -Presidents interviews [?]
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-List [?] -Haldeman Presidents campaign speeches
Conv. No. 467-40 (cont.) Conversation No. 467-41 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:58 pm and 5:52 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman Presidents image with press -Presidents call to William L. Safire -Hugh S. Sidey -John F. Osborne -Presidents accessibility -Presidents Quaker background -Presidents campaign speeches -Presidents interviews -Ronald L. Zieglers office -Sidey -Richard L. Wilson -Distribution of list -Presidents instructions -Haldemans role -Safire -Peregrine Worsthorne -Cyrus L. (Cy) Sulzberger -Worsthorne -Background of interview -Haldeman -Cambodia -Ziegler -Sulzberger -Background of interview -Safires knowledge -Barbara Walters
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-Background of interview -Edward VIIIs [Duke of Windsor] visit -Interview with Julie Nixon Eisenhower and Tricia Nixon -Safire -Theory of new image -Public relations -Presidents interview with Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS], August 1970 Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.) -Ziegler -Frequency of interviews -Meaning -Presidents interview with three networks -Presidents interview with representatives of womens press corps -Background -Presidents interview with Walters -Presidents call to Safire -Presidents Quaker background -Presidents speech at [Thomas] Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars -Safire -Presidents meetings with mayors -Presidents interviews -List [Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 3:58 pm and 4:15 pm] [Conversation No. 467-41A] -Delivery [End of telephone conversation] -Safire -Interest -White House responsibilities -White House efforts -Presidents appearances -Safire -State of the Union address -Changes Whitney M. Young, Jr. funeral -White House attendees
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-Press coverage -White House staff efforts -Donald H. Rumsfeld -John D. Ehrlichman -Leonard Garment -Press coverage -Ziegler -Rumsfeld -Press coverage -White House staff efforts -Live television -Evening news -Haldemans viewing -Presidents eulogy -Interviews -John Conyers, Jr. -An unidentified CBS reporter in New York -Publicity -Thurgood Marshalls comments -Coverage -Importance -White House staff -Role -Public relations -Presidents eulogy -Preparation and delivery -John Marshall reference -Compared with toasts and arrival ceremonies -Importance -Unknown Congressmen -Compared with Martin Luther King, Jr.s funeral -Lyndon B. Johnson -Johnsons attendance -Date -Johnson -Presidents attendance -Robert F. (Bobby) Kennedys attendance -Presidents eulogy -Importance -Raymond K. Price, Jr.s staffs work -Delivery
Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
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-Importance -Other participants -[Name unintelligible] -A black minister -Teacher at Youngs school -Margaret (Birchner) Young -Background Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.) Ziegler entered at 4:15 pm William Proxmire -Supersonic transport [SST] story -White House influence on Department of Health, Education, and Welfare [HEW] -Zieglers response -White House response -William M. Magruder -John B. Connally -Charges -Proxmires comments to press -National Institutes of Health [NIH] scientist -White House response W. M. Young funeral -Possible publicity -Network coverage -Wire service coverage -Gerald L. Warren Ziegler left at 4:18 pm Presidents schedule of meetings with press -CBS -Sidey -R. L. Wilson -William S. White -William Raspberry -Carroll Kilpatrick -Sulzberger -Frequency -Numbers -Frequency
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-Compared with Presidents phone calls to press -Change in 1971 -Background interviews -Television interviews -Safire -Forthcoming call from Haldeman -List of interviews -Frequency -White House response -Numbers -Frequency -Compared with previous years -Sulzberger and Worsthorne interviews -Walters -Background of interview -Previous breakfast interview -Herbert E. Kaplow -Nancy (Hanschman) Dickerson -CBS interview with Bernard Kalb and John Hart -Henry Brandon -Need for White House response -Formats -One-on-one interviews -Post-1970 election -Womens press representatives -New Years Eve [1970?] -Entry in log -November and December 1970 meetings -Womens press representatives -Importance -Need for public relations efforts -Effect of Cambodian and Laotian operations -Importance of columnists -Safire -Sidey -Osborne -Influence -Sidey -Osborne -Future contacts with Safire -Sidey
Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Safire -Work -Public relations efforts -Presidents view -Haldemans view -Compared with other speechwriters -Anecdotes Presidents speeches -Garment -Delivery of W. M. Young eulogy -Speechwriters -Fuller quote -Safire -Price W. M. Young funeral -Presidents delivery of eulogy -Press coverage -Television -Camera angle -W. M. Youngs daughter and wife -The President -White House role -Vernon C. Coffey, Jr. and Ronald H. Walker -Order of service -Coffey -Bugler -M. Young -Coffey -Bugler -Presidents exit -Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixon -M. Youngs exit -Taps -Presidents role -Compared with New York service -Nelson A. Rockefeller -John V. Lindsay -Jacob K. Javits
Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Thomas E. Dewey funeral -Presidents possible role -Eulogy -Compared with [Forename unknown] Lipscomb, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and Everett M. Dirksen funerals Catholic and Protestant funeral customs -Kennedy funeral -Edward M. (Ted) Kennedys role -Presidents attendance Presidents image with press -Safires role -Presidents interviews -Worsthorne -Background -Sulzberger -Andre L. Fontaine -Le Monde -Brandon -Times of London -Frank Giles -Sulzberger -Previous interviews -Background of interview -Press story -Presidents interview with Sulzberger -Frequency -Ziegler -Safires role -Purpose of Presidents press conferences -Purpose of Presidents interviews -Presidents Quaker background -Safire -Price -Presidents mothers views on war -1968 acceptance speech -Safires knowledge -Columns by Nicholas P. Thimmesch -References to Haldeman Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Charles W. Colson -President as sports fan -Sports Illustrated interview, March 27, 1969 -Effect of Eisenhowers death on story W. M. Young funeral -Presidents eulogy Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.) -A quote from Fuller Stors lecture -Lawyers -Rose Mary Woods -Yale Law School -Reference to morality -Compared with John F. Kennedy, R. F. Kennedy, and E. M. Kennedy press coverage -Press coverage -Compared with Presidents speech at T. W. Wilson Center -White House efforts -Compared with Presidents other events - T. W. Wilson International Center for Scholars -John Quincy Adams portrait ceremony -Presidents trip to Nebraska -White House efforts -Garment James Farmer -Importance -Future with Urban League Woods entered at an unknown time after 4:18 pm Presidents eulogy for W. M. Young -Stors lecture -Presidents remarks -Press release -Call to Garment Woods left at an unknown time before 5:17 pm Presidents image with press -Presidents call to Safire -Methods of improvement -Connally -Cabinet officers
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-White House staff efforts Public relations -Open Door Head of State visits -Alexander P. Butterfield -Gifts from the President -Forthcoming Visit of King [Moulay] Hassan II -Gifts for the President -Gifts -Emil (Bus) Mosbacher, Jr. -Disposition -Butterfield Louie B. Nunn -Proposal to name a school for W. M. Young -Funding -Relations with W. M. Young -President and Nunns attendance at W. M. Young funeral -Haldemans contacts -Public relations efforts Public relations -March 22, 1971 -Presidents call to an unidentified policemans wife -Press coverage Deweys funeral -Attendees -William P. Rogers -Henry A. Kissinger -Peter M. Flanigan -Rogers -Presidents role -Presidents schedule -Other guests of the President -Javits -James L. Buckley -Compared with Kentucky trip -Javits and Buckley -Rogers
Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Flanigan W. M. Young funeral -Demonstrators -Attendees Presidents appearances -W. M. Young funeral -Working the fenceline -Naval base at Quonset Point -Charles R. Larson -Logistical problems -Working the fencelines -Presidents position -Extent White House social evenings -Receiving lines -Mrs. Nixon -Alternative -Diplomatic reception -White House military staff -Compared with State Department staff -William B. Macomber, Jr. -Financial people -State Department protocol staff -Military aides -Receiving line, March 16, 1971 -Presidents schedule -Length -Mrs. Nixon -Alternatives to receiving lines -Christmas party -Compared to working the fences -Experience with royalty in 1953 -Mohammed Reza Pahlavi [Shah of Iran] -Public opinion Public relations efforts -Package on Nixon Administration reforms -White House staff assignment
Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Content -Safire -Package on crime problem -White House staff assignment -Administration trademark -Congress -Generation of peace -John M. (Jack) Lynchs arrival ceremony Boxing match -Remark by [Name unintelligible] -Effect -Madison Square Garden -Coverage -Compared to Super Bowl -Compared to first lunar landing -Cost for seat -Patrick J. Buchanan and family Presidents schedule -West Point Commencement ceremony -Naval Academy -Options -Commencement -Parade -Convocation
Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
Mailings -Presidents speech at Newport, Rhode Island -Further distribution -Press coverage -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Clifford M. Hardin -Agriculture -Presidents speech at T. W. Wilson International Center for Scholars event -Presidents speech in Nebraska -Use -Importance Daniel P. (Pat) Moynihan -Haldemans forthcoming conversation with Moynihan
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Future -Flanigan -Maurice H. Stans Speechwriters -Assistance to the President -Speech material -Adams and T. W. Wilson events speeches -Work
Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
[The President talked with Ehrlichman at an unknown time between 4:18 pm and 5:17 pm] [Conversation No. 467-41B] Presidents schedule -Possible March 18, 1971 meeting -Ehrlichman and George P. Shultz Public relations -Possible statement -Haldeman and John N. Mitchell -The Presidents view -Connally -Role -Position on an unknown issue -Ehrlichmans view Presidents work on trip from Kentucky Presidents forthcoming call to Shultz [End of telephone conversation]
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Presidents schedule -Departure time [Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 4:18 pm and 5:17 pm] Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.) [Conversation No. 467-41C] Call to Dwight L. Chapin [End of telephone conversation] W. M. Young funeral -Presidents eulogy -Method of delivery -Publicity -Garment -Safire [Haldeman talked with Chapin [?] at an unknown time between 4:18 pm and 5:17 pm] [Conversation No. 467-41D] Presidents schedule -Hugh Scott -Meeting with the President -Purpose -Time -Mitchells participation -Haldeman [End of telephone conversation] -Signing ceremonies
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44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-National Association of Newspapers -Ziegler -A workshop -Date [The President talked with Rogers between 5:17 pm and 5:24 pm] [Conversation No. 467-41F] Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
-Deweys funeral -Time of departure -Rogers possible attendance -Presidents forthcoming press conference -Domestic policy -March 16, 1971 dinner -Announcement of Tricia Nixons engagement -Jazz concert -Edward R. F. Cox and Harvard law students response -Dennis Day -Fred MacMurray -Length Dewey -Dwayne O. Andreas -Plans to attend Presidents March 16, 1971 dinner -Presidents Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board [PFIAB] -Connally replacement -Deweys possible appointment -Presidents view
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45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Presidents March 16, 1971 Head of State dinner -Lynch -Comments -Toasts -Publicity Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.) Dewey funeral [End of telephone conversation] -Rogers attendance -Wives attendance -Mrs. Nixon -Hotel Pierre in New York City -Proximity to church -Adele (Langston) Rogers and other wives
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-[Name unintelligible] attendance -Possible meeting en route with President -Presidents guests -New York Congressional delegation -Scott -Position in 1948 campaign Presidents schedule -Possible press conference -Questions
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Today show appearance -Possible press conference -Possible television coverage -April 8, 1971 speech The President left at an unknown time before 5:52 pm Conv. No. 467-41 (cont.)
Conversation No. 467-42 Date: March 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:24 pm and 6:07 pm Location: Oval Office H. R. (Bob) Haldeman talked with an unknown man [Ronald L. Ziegler?] [Conversation No. 467-42A] Presidents schedule -Possible press conference -Type -Television coverage -Domestic policy -Television coverage -Preparation -Howard K. Smith interview -Domestic policy The President entered at an unknown time after 5:24 pm -Whitney M. Young, Jr. funeral -Presidents eulogy -Press coverage -Live coverage -Delivery [End of telephone conversation] -Possible press conference
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Possible television coverage -Unknown mans advice -Content -Domestic affairs, Middle East, Laos -Compared with Smith interview -Foreign policy -Press coverage -Content and publicity -Domestic affairs -Haldemans view -Laos -Middle East -Interview with Smith -Publicity -Possible press conference -Press corps -Presidents previous interview with women press corps -Possible press conference -Public relations effect -California -Interview with Smith -Forthcoming troop withdrawal announcement -American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE] event -Possible press conference(s) -Television exposure -Date -California -Date -ASNE event -Possible press conference -California -Television coverage -Smith interview on American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -ASNE event, April 13, 1971 -Troop announcement -Sports questions for the President -Joe Garagiola -Live coverage -Baseball season opener -Topics -Today show
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Scheduling -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] interview -Possible press conference -Preparation -An unknown man [Leonard Garment?] [Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 5:24 pm and 5:52 pm] Conv. No. 467-42 (cont.) [Conversation No. 467-42B] Call to Garment [End of telephone conversation] Presidents schedule -Possible press conference -John D. Ehrlichman -Garment -California [Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 5:24 pm and 5:52 pm] [Conversation No. 467-42C] Return call to Garment [End of telephone conversation] Presidents schedule -Possible press conference -Frequency of past conferences -Effect on Smith interview -Content -Domestic affairs -Smith interview topics -Foreign policy -Length -Preparation -An unknown mans advice -Preparation
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Middle East -Laos -Content -Compared with Smith interview -Middle East -Domestic affairs -Compared with Smith interview -Television coverage -Ziegler -Press corps -Women -Domestic affairs -California -Time -Troop withdrawal announcement -ASNE event -Possible press conference in California -Location -Attendees -California press -Washington press -Presidents view -Possible press conference in Florida, Iowa, or California Press -Carl Greenberg -California press -Compared with Washington, DC press corps -Compared with Chicago and New York press corps -Squire Barrons -Jack McDowell -Greenberg -Richard Burkholtz -Jud Baker Presidents schedule -Possible press conference -Content -Domestic policy -Questions -Effect
Conv. No. 467-42 (cont.)
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Effect of ABC interview, March 22, 1971 -Preparation -Domestic policy compared with foreign policy -Use for Smith interview -Press reporting -California -ASNE event -Press coverage Conv. No. 467-42 (cont.) -Washington, DC press corps -Press conferences -Frequency -Type -Effect -ABC Presidents March 16, 1971 Head of State dinner -Rogers response -A United Press International [UPI] story -Helen A. Thomas -Fred MacMurray -Entertainment -Tricia Nixon and Edward R. F. Coxs dancing -Friends -Compared with other White House social events -Public perception -Presidents behavior -Lyndon B. Johnson -John F. Kennedy -Press coverage -Dinners at restaurants Presidents schedule -Dinners at restaurants An unknown man An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 5:24 pm Schedule The unknown man left at an unknown time before 5:52 pm
51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Schedule Dwight D. Eisenhower -Press conferences Johnson -Press conferences -Post-Presidency -Health -Gadgetry Eisenhower and Johnson -Television appearances after leaving White House -Republican Convention -Eisenhower Johnson -Television appearance with Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. Presidency -Role for former Presidents -John Quincy Adams example -Unnamed other Presidents [The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 5:24 pm and 5:52 pm] [Conversation No. 467-42D] Call to Charles W. Colson [End of telephone conversation] Presidency -Role for former Presidents -Possible televison appearances by President
Conv. No. 467-42 (cont.)
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[The President talked with Colson between 5:52 pm and 6:05 pm] [Conversation No. 467-42E] Colsons work Presidents conversation with Haldeman An event -Presidents call to Clifford P. Hansen A press article -Presidents review in White House News Summary -F. Edward Héberts response -Background -Reporter -Compared with [Forename unknown] Mendel [?] -Colsons efforts Louis Harris -Colsons follow-up -Possible polling and contract -Assistance to the White House An unknown man -Possible resignation -Possible meeting with President Press Labor leaders
53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-White House relations -Possible agreement [End of telephone conversation] Colson -Work at White House Conv. No. 467-42 (cont.) Press stories Robert J. Dole -A speech -Benefit for Republicans The President and Haldeman left at 6:07 pm