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Date: 
Apr 26, 1971 - Apr 28, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 489-1 Date: April 26, l971 Time: Unknown between 10:24 am and 11:05 am Location: Oval Office Manolo Sanchez and an unknown man [Stephen B. Bull?] met. President's location Sanchez and the unknown man [Bull?] left at an unknown time before 11:05 am.
Conversation No. 489-2 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:24 am and 11:05 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Meeting with John G. Gorton -Trip to Constitution Hall -H.R. (Bob) Haldeman President and Bull left at an unknown time before 11:05 am.
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 489-3 Date: April 26, l971 Time: Unknown between 11:05 am and 11:52 am Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service agents) entered. President's location
The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 11:52 am.
Conversation No. 489-4 Date: April 26, l971 Time: Unknown between 11:46 am and 11:52 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man. Instructions The unknown man left at an unknown time before 11:52 am.
Conversation No. 489-5 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:46 am and 12:07 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman.
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
President's schedule -Upcoming Congressional half-hour -Frequency -Previous Chamber of Commerce speech -Haldemans reaction -Examples -Rio Grande High School -Demonstrations -William L. Safire -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Freedom -Lines -Foreign aid -Examples -History -Importance of using examples Henry A. Kissinger entered at 11:52 am. United Nations [UN] Anniversary Commission -Report -Henry Cabot Lodge -Ronald L. Ziegler -John A. Scali Vietnam -Lodge -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Possible conversation with the President Kissinger's schedule -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin President's schedule -Haldeman -Press Haldeman left at an unknown time before 12:07 pm.
Conv. No. 489-5 (cont.)
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vietnam -North Vietnamese military activity -Possible US military response -Bombing -Rationale [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al.489-5 (cont.) Conv. No. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] -Kissinger's schedule -Woodstock -Possible US military activity -Presidents instructions -Melvin R. Laird -US withdrawal -Peace negotiations -David K.E. Bruce -Congress -Jack R. Miller -Proposal -POWs -Bruce -POW proposal -Public relations -North Vietnamese reaction -Possible US position -Deadline for US withdrawal -POWs -Possible Presidential statement on television -Ceasefire -Timing [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.]
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[End of transcript] -Possible US proposal -US strategy -Scali -US withdrawal -Lodge -Pope Paul VI -Possible meeting with the President
Conv. No. 489-5 (cont.)
President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with UN Anniversary Commission members -Lodge Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] negotiations -Kissinger's schedule -Dobrynin -Presidents assessment Vietnam -Negotiations -POWs -Bruce -Millers proposal -POWs -Release -Possible US proposal on POWs -Presidents concern -Bruce -POW wives -Veterans -POW wives -Possible Kissinger involvement -Unknown woman leader Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:52 pm. President's schedule -Meeting with UN anniversary commission members -Cabinet Room -Gifts
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Pens -Cufflinks -Andrew Wyeth Bull left at an unknown time before 12:07 pm. SALT negotiations -Kissinger's schedule -Dobrynin Vietnam -Peace negotiations -Possible US proposal -Presidents view -POW wives -Charles W. Colson -Gen. James D. (Don) Hughes -Veterans -POW wives -Unknown woman -Kissingers possible meeting -Previous public statements -POWs -Possible US proposal -Bruce -Previous US proposal -Bruce [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] -Congress -Approval -Kissinger's possible initiatives SALT negotiations -Kissinger's schedule
Conv. No. 489-5 (cont.)
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Dobrynin [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] -Possible summit meeting -Kissingers possible comments to Dobrynin -US position -Anti-ballistic Missiles [ABMs] -Kissingers view -Soviet Unions position -Possible US position The President and Kissinger left at 12:07 pm. Conv. No. 489-5 (cont.)
Conversation No. 489-6 Date: April 26, l971 Time: Unknown between 12:07 pm and 12:15 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service agents) entered.
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The unknown persons left at an unknown time before 12:15 pm.
Conversation No. 489-7 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 12:17 pm - 12:24 pm Location: Oval Office Conv. No. 489-5 (cont.)
The President met with Cathy ("Mim") Frazier, Mr. & Mrs. James Frazier, Paul Frazier, Robert P. Griffin, David Laro, Ann Brewer, John C. Nidecker, and John K. Andrews, Jr.; the White House photographer and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions -Poster child -Michigan -Joe Butts (sp?) [General conversation] Photo session [Camera noise] Photo session -Grouping -Atkins Presentation of gifts -Seal -Cufflinks -Viewmaster White House tour President's autograph -Signature -Laro President's schedule
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Cathy Frazier, et al., left at 12:24 pm.
Conversation No. 489-8 Date: April 26, l971 Time: 12:26 pm - 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Howard H. Baker, Jr., La Mar Baker, Gordon Wetmore, Benjamin L. Longley, Paul V. Nolan, Paul L. Johnson, A.C. Ball, John C. Nidecker, and John K. Andrews, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. President's schedule -Tennessee Greetings Tennessee Valley Authority [TVA] Photos -John W. Dean, III -Grouping -Wetmore
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Wetmore's activities -Father -Career -Office -Richard V. Allen Photos -Posing Tennessee -Baker's conversation with Winfield Dunn -Dunn -Schedule -Republican Governors Conference -Legislation -Message to the President
Conv. No. 489-8 (cont.)
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-Legislative program -House -Democrats -Dunn -Legislative program -Republicans Presentation of gifts -Cuff links Tennessee
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Schedule -Flowers President's schedule -Ohio State Fair Youth Choir Baker's schedule -Winton M. (Red) Blount Tennessee -Delegation Farewells Baker, et al., left at 12:33 pm.
Conversation No. 489-9 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull.
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
President's schedule -Ohio State Fair Youth Choir -Songs -Certificate -Unknown Ohio Congressman The President and Bull left at 12:33 pm. Conv. No. 489-9 (cont.)
Conversation No. 489-10 Date: April 26, l971 Time: Unknown time between 12:44 pm and 1:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Barber -Appointment President's schedule, April 27, l971 -Barber -Diplomatic credentials -Kuwait and Guinea -Timing Bull left at an unknown time before 1:00 pm.
Conversation No. 489-11 Date: April 26, l971 Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman.
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Farm organizations -Concern -Farm bill -Roger W. Fleming -Support for the President -President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with Fleming -John C. Whitaker -Charles W. Colson -Farm Bureau -Support for administration -Whitaker's possible role -John D. Ehrlichmans view -Robert R. Spitzer -Veto power -Environment -Farmers -Clifford M. Hardin Secretary of Agriculture -Appointment -Candidates Farm organizations -Salute to Agriculture event -Participation -Farm Bureau -Farmers union -Chamber of Commerce -Food stamps -Support for the President -Congress -Farm unions -Farm Bureau President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with Farm Bureau officials -Whitaker Zosimo Delacruz
Conv. No. 489-9 (cont.)
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Chef -Possible promotion -Presidents view -Navy -Rank -[Forename unknown (sp?)] Mendoza -Possible promotion Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 29s ]
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Elvis A. Presley -Previous meeting with the President -Drug prevention -Colson -Look and Life magazine -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Francis A. (Frank) Sinatra -Royalties -Records and movies Cabinet -Public relations efforts -Presidents view -George W. Romney -Speech -Revenue sharing -John B. Connally -Connally -Activities -Publicity
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Haldeman's possible conversation with Ehrlichman -President's meetings with department heads -Romney -John A. Volpe -Maurice H. Stans -Scheduling -Volpe -Rogers C.B. Morton -Romney -Winton M. (Red) Blount -Elliot L. Richardson -James D. Hodgson -John N. Mitchell -Connally -Melvin R. Laird -William P. Rogers -Hardin -Possible meeting -Hodgson -Volpe -Ehrlichman's view -Volpe and Stans
Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.)
Secretary of Agriculture -Hardin -Bryce N. Harlow -Herbert Brownell -Possible replacement -Haldemans forthcoming conversation with Harlow -Whitakers previous conversation with Harlow -Rogers President's schedule -Meeting with Farm Bureau leaders -Harlow -Ohio State Fair Youth Choir -Tour -Europe President's previous speech to Chamber of Commerce -Use of examples
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Rio Grande story -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Text -Importance of stories -Use of examples -Press coverage -Audience -Daughters of the American Revolution [DAR] -Republican Governors Conference -Rio Grande story -Television -Press conference -Use of examples -Richard A. Moore -Stories and anecdotes -Press coverage -Guaranteed annual wage -Presidents position -Welfare reform -William L. Safire -DAR speech -Franklin D. Roosevelt quote -Hubert H. Humphrey and Edmund S. Muskie -Speeches -Audiences -Republican Governors Conference -Story -Rio Grande High School group -Mexican-Americans -Welfare reform Vietnam -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Henry A. Kissinger -Schedule -Italy -John A. Scali -US policy -Tactics -Scali -Presidents view
Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.)
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-POW wives -Gen. James D. (Don) Hughes -Publicity -Colson -Public relations efforts -Kissinger Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.) Possible Presidential press conference -Kissinger [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] -Scalis view -Timing -Audience -Prime time -Movies -Networks -Disruption -Timing -Movies -Audience -Presidents view -Haldemans view -Timing Upcoming demonstrations -Haldeman's conversation with Gen. Walter R. Tkach -Traffic disruptions Possible Presidential press conference -Timing -President's schedule -Scali's view -Television -Advantages -Frequency
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Possible announcement -Peoples Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Press coverage -Interpretation of President's possible remarks -Distortions -First Marine Division speech -Camp Pendleton -Agricultural day -Announcement -Previous press conference -Editors -Howard K. Smith Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 1:00 pm. President's schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:00 pm. Press conference -President's goals -Staff -Strength -Audience -Number -Columnists -President's schedule -Florida -Giuseppe Saragat -Timing -President's schedule President's schedule -Visit to Lyndon B. Johnson Library -Florida -California -Timing of press conference -Saragat -Service academies -West Point
Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.)
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-May 15, l971 -Presidents view -First Marine Division speech -Themes -Talking points -Length -Presidents view Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.) -Armed Forces Day -Reception -First Marine Division speech -Possible public relations efforts -Florida -Timing -Visit to Johnson Library -Indianapolis -Race -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] conference of cities -Presidents attendance -Johnson Library -Guests -Plane -Florida -Plane -Seats -Alabama visit -Possibilities -Birmingham -Parade -Previous Chamber of Commerce speech -Support for the President -Florida -Johnson Library -Plane logistics -National Council of Boys Scouts, April 27, 1971 -Atlanta -Adults -Alabama visit -Explorer Scouts, June 2, 1971 -Washington conference -Possible visit to White House -Haldemans view
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Arkansas River -Timing -Tricia Nixon's wedding -First Marine Division -Kissinger's reaction -Senegal -Presidents view -Upcoming events -Wedding anniversary -Fathers' Day -California Kissinger's schedule -Lunch -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 1:00 pm. -Location Bull left at an unknown time before 2:00 pm. President's schedule April 27, 1971 -Meeting with Elmer H. Bobst -Cancer research -Bobst's schedule -Morton -Walter Williams[?] Bull entered at an unknown time after 1:00 pm. Kissinger's schedule -Lunch -Dean G. Acheson Bull left at an unknown time before 2:00 pm. President's schedule, April 27, 1971 -James C. Fletcher swearing-in ceremony -Peter M. Flanigan -Blount
Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.)
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Bobst -National Center for Voluntary Action leadership -National Center for Voluntary Action Press conference -Timing -Patrick J. Buchanan -Reception -Staff reaction -Presidents preparation -Difficulties -White House staff -President's remarks President's schedule -Visit to Johnson Library -Planes -Guests -Hughes -Braniff -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Role -Johnson President's upcoming schedule -April 29, l971 -Jayne B. Spain -Civil Service Commission -Possible press conference -Preparation -April 28, 1971 -Laird -James E. Johnson -April 29, 1971 -Spain -April 28, l971 -Johnson -Assignment Appointments -Women
Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.)
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Publicity -Release -Spain President's wilderness message -Bill -Signing ceremony Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.) President's schedule -California -Lockheed Lockheed -Possible announcement -Ehrlichman's view -Connally -Pennsylvania Railroad -Humphrey -Announcement -Ehrlichmans location President's schedule -California -Private school financing -Publicity -Buchanan President's upcoming speeches -A Salute to Agriculture speech -Radio -Quality of life -Price -Noel C. Koch -Complexity -Price -Quality -Anecdotes -Importance -Sermons -Camp David -Unknown man
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Bible reading -Abraham Lincoln's speeches -Gettysburg Address -Cold intellectualism -A Salute to Agriculture speech -Stories -Rio Grande High School group -Human interest -Value of work -Youth -Self help President's previous Chamber of Commerce speech -Welfare reform -Presidents comments -Compared with youth -Inflation -Economy -Safire -Audience President's schedule -Visit to Johnson Library -Plane -Guests -Democrats -Logistical problems -Florida -Claudia A. (Taylor) (Lady Bird) Johnson -Press conference -Timing Press conference -Value -Timing -June 13, 1971 -Office press conference -President's schedule -Florida President's schedule
Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.)
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Alabama -Congressional recess Press conference -Office press conference Mitchell -Richard G. Kleindienst Haldeman left at 2:00 pm.
Conv. No. 489-11 (cont.)
Conversation No. 489-12 Date: April 26, l971 Time: Unknown time between 2:00 pm and 2:54 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 2:54 pm.
Conversation No. 489-13 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:00 pm and 2:54 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Henry A. Kissinger's schedule President's schedule -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Bull left at an unknown time before 2:54 pm.
Conversation No. 489-14 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:00 pm and 2:54 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man. President's schedule -Ronald L. Ziegler The unknown man left at an unknown time before 2:54 pm.
Conversation No. 489-15 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:00 pm and 2:54 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Ronald L. Ziegler's schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 2:54 pm.
Conversation No. 489-16 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 2:54 pm - 2:55 pm
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Location: Oval Office The President met with Dwight L. Chapin. President's schedule -California -H.R. (Bob) Haldeman -Charles G. ("Bebe") Rebozo Chapin left at 2:55 pm.
Conversation No. 489-17 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 2:57 pm - 4:12 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. Vietnam -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Gen. James D. (Don) Hughes -Memorandum -US policy -Charles W. Colson -POW wives -Issues -Henry A. Kissinger and John A. Scali -President's position -Public relations efforts -POWs -North Vietnamese position -Demonstrations -Possible effect on North Vietnamese position -US stance -Peace negotiations -Paris -Kissinger's schedule
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-US strategy -Nguyen Van Thieu -Presidents view -Possible North Vietnamese stance -US strategy -South Vietnamese -Kissinger -US troop withdrawals -Residual force -Numbers -POWs -Effect on negotiations -Congressional resolutions -US position -Possible proposals -Return of POWs -Ceasefire -North Vietnamese position -Possible US military activities Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 3:03 pm. Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixon's schedule -Meeting -Tricia Nixon -Wedding cake
Conv. No. 489-16 (cont.)
[A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] Stephen B. Bull entered and left at an unknown time during the transcribed portion. Ziegler's press briefing -Attributions to the President -Supreme Court decision on school integration -Possible comments by the Presidents -Presidents previous [Thomas] Woodrow Wilson speech
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Vietnam -U.S. goals -President's speech, April 7, 1971 -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Mao Tse-tung -President's remarks before American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE] -Possible visit to PRC Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.) President's schedule, April 27, 1971 -United Nation concert -Unknown man's schedule -Announcement Ziegler left at 3:05 pm. John D. Ehrlichman and George P. Shultz entered at 3:07 pm. Anti-trust -John N. Mitchell -International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] -Solicitor General -Erwin N. Griswold -Opinion -Networks -Mitchell -Administrations position -Pentagon -Movie industry -ITT -Grinnell Corporation -Unknown man activities -Moratorium -Walter J. Cummings -President's schedule -Meeting -Paul W. McCracken -Mitchell -Richard W. McLaren -John B. Connally -Politics -Maurice H. Stans
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Connally -Involvement -Airlines -Presidents instructions -McLaren -Politics -Presidents instructions Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.) -McCracken -Herbert Stein and Hendrik S. Houthakker -Connally -Mitchell -Peter M. Flanigan -Shultz -Council of Economic Advisers [CEA] Haldeman left at 3:12 pm. -Economics -Shultzs speeches -Mitchells role -Problems -Cases -Possible administration position Anti-trust -Networks -Flanigan -ITT -Presidents conversation with Mitchell -Griswold -Tenure -Archibald Cox -Cox -John F. Kennedy -Griswold -Harold S. Geneen -Administrations position -Griswold -McLaren -Tenure -Importance
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Geneen Lockheed -Ehrlichman's previous conversation with Fred J. Borch -Borchs view -Great Britain -Guarantees -Borch's views -Forthcoming Congressional testimony -General Electric [GE] Company -McDonnell-Douglas -Hubert H. Humphreys support -Borchs view -Financing -Great Britain -Guarantees -US government role -Connallys role -Robert S. Ingersoll -Shultz -Ingersolls view -Administration's position -Great Britain -Borchs suggestion -US government role -Airlines -Connallys analysis -Presidents position -California -Supersonic Transport [SST] -Borch -Need for US government assistance -McDonnell-Douglas -Connally Revenue sharing -General -Wilbur D. Mills -President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with Russell B. Long -John W. Byrnes
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Shultzs meetings with Mills and Byrnes -Talking paper -States -Shultz's conversation with Mills -Mills possible support -H.R. 1 -Administration proposal -Special revenue sharing -Fund distribution -Formula -State needs -Arkansas -Byrnes view -Mills view -Byrnes view -Possible support -H.R. 1 -Hearings -Shultzs meeting with Mills -William L. Gifford -State supplements -Administration's position -Welfare bill -Mills political activities -Effect on revenue sharing -Texas state legislature -Cities -Byrnes -Support -Possible meeting with the President Budget -Fiscal 1973 -Fiscal 1972 -Full employment -Balance -Congressional hearing -Fiscal 1973 -Defense -Shultzs testimony -Overview
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Shultz's initiatives -Balance -Full employment -Options -Review -Full employment -Balance -Taxes -Outlays -Fiscal 1973 -Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -Funding -Administration options -Effect of full employment -Increment -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Kissinger -Cash realizations -Effect on Fiscal 1973 -Safeguards -Effect on future budgets Revenue sharing -Mills -Political aspirations -Richard B. Russell -Southern Democrats -Presidents view -Cooperation with administration -Pressure from colleagues -Plan -Welfare reform bill
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
Welfare reform -Administration position -Administrations meetings with Congressional leaders -Ehrlichman's schedule -President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with Long -Health plan -Elliot L. Richardson
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Mills staff -Gifford -Views -Long -John J. Williams -Administration position -Family assistance program -Administration action -Need for support -Liberals -Opposition -Family assistance program -Minimum wage -Mills view -Unemployed -Coverage -Secretary of Labor -James D. Hodgson -Exceptions -Youth differential -Mills -18 year-old vote President's schedule, April 27, l971 -Connally -Elmer H. Bobst -Heath initiative -Winton M. (Red) Blount -Connally -Presidential involvement -Lockheed -Connallys role Lockheed -Review -Penn Central Railroad -Presidential involvement -Ehrlichmans view -Competitors Welfare reform
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Mills -Administration proposal -Mayors -Carl B. Albert -Democrat leadership -President's previous speeches -Republican Governors Conference - Chamber of Commerce -Guaranteed annual income -Popular reaction -George W. Romney -Speech -View regarding labor -Revenue sharing -Chamber of Commerce Shultz's schedule -Trip to Chicago -Speech to Economic Club -Reception -Questions for Shultz Economy -Profits -Productivity -Administration position -Ezra Solomon -McCracken -Stanford -Possible position -Schedule -Janet Solomon -Retail sales -Weather -General Motors -Airlines -Stocks -Tickets -Businessmen -American Express -Shultz's schedule -Trip to Chicago
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Montgomery Ward -Unknown executive -Mail order -Sales -Sears -Bell & Howell -Peter G. Peterson -Mail order -Increases -Retail sales -March 1971 -First quarter -April 1971 -Dan Cerrill [sp?] -Recruitment of scientists -Difficulties -Views -Ford Company -Building complex -Scientists and engineers -Campus setting -Schools -Welfare -Chicago -Transition Chicago -Shultzs view -Washington States -Unemployment -New England -Grants -Shift Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] -Solomon and Stein -Abilities -Stein -Mildred Stein
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Economy -Paul A. Samuelson's views -Massachusetts Institute of Technology [MIT] -Shultzs association with Samuelson -Samuelson and Milton Friedman -Qualities -Federal Reserve Board -Shultz's schedule, April 29, 1971 -Meeting with Friedman President's schedule, April 29, 1971 -[James] Harold Wilson -Trip to California -First Marine Division -Shultz's schedule, April 29, 1971 -National Commission on Productivity -First Marine Division -Ceremony -Timing Economy -Administration policies -Issues -Vietnam -Welfare reform Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:12 pm. President's schedule -Meeting with John G. Gorton -Kissinger -Farm Bureau leaders Bull left at an unknown time before 3:56 pm. Economy -Vietnam -Administration policies -Shultz's forthcoming activities -Talks with business groups
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-New York -Academics -Vietnam Environment Youth -Bombings -Vietnam -Ehrlichman's schedule -Stanford University -President -Richard W. Lyman Stanford University -Lyman -Background -Faculty -Disorders -Element -Ehrlichmans previous visit -Meeting With alumni and faculty -Reception Vietnam -"Winter of discontent" -"Spring of uncertainty" -Outlook President's schedule -California Ehrlichman's schedule -Trip to Prague -UN meeting regarding environment Czechoslovakia -Prague -Presidents view -Jewish cemetery -University
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Communists -Churches -Economy -Pre-World War II -Income -French Ehrlichman's schedule -Trip to Prague -Robert H. Finch and Donald H. Rumsfeld -Plan -Jean Ehrlichman Kissinger entered at 3:56 pm. -Shultz's schedule -Trip to Prague -Timing President's schedule -Trip to California -First Marine Division -Kissinger's schedule -President's speech Ehrlichman and Shultz left at 3:57 pm. -Kissingers view -Vietnam -Elections -Length -Content -Chamber of Commerce SALT -Negotiations -Kissingers previous meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -The Presidents instructions President's schedule -Farm Bureau Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Gorton Kissinger's schedule -Henry Ford II -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. President's schedule -Gorton US-Soviet Union negotiations -Kissingers previous meeting with Dobrynin -SALT negotiations -Summit meeting -Possibility -Soviet Foreign Ministers comments -Timing -Soviet position -Announcement -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Berlin -Egon Bahr and [David] Kenneth Rush -Possible US position -Kissingers view -Soviet Union SALT -US and Soviet negotiations -Kissingers comments to Dobrynin -US position -Wording -Offensive weapons -Freeze -Soviet position -Announcement -Exchange of letters -Prospects -Kissingers view -Exchange of letters -Logistics -The President -Soviet Union reply
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-The Presidents response -Jacob D. Beam -William P. Rogers and Gerard C. Smith -The Presidents concern -Dobrynin -Rogers schedule -Kissingers involvement -Smith Vietnam -President's forthcoming press conference -Prisoners of War [POW] issue -Possible US proposal -Public relations aspect -Proposal US proposal -Kissinger SALT -Prospects -Timing -Rogers schedule -Announcement -Timing -Dobrynin -Possible Soviet position -Dobrynin -Berlin negotiations Vietnam -North Vietnam -Possible US military activities -Bombing -Demonstrations -Bombing -Timing -Negotiations -Kissinger's schedule -Dobrynin -Cuban missile crisis Summit
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Prospects PRC initiative -Kissinger's conversation with Lt. Gen. Vernon A. Walters -Jean Sainteny -Mao Tse-tung's Meeting with Edgar Snow -Soviet Union -Liberals Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.) -Intellectuals -Hugh S. Sidey -John F. Osborne -New Republic Kissinger's previous meeting with Dean G. Acheson -Rogers forthcoming trip to Middle East -Vietnam -Cambodia and Laos -Support for President -Acheson's dinner at Joseph W. Alsop's, April 26, 1971
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Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:56 pm. President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with Gorton -Timing -Upcoming meeting with Farm Bureau leaders -William J. Kuhfuss -Congressional leadership -Farm Bureau leaders
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Wire services Bull left at an unknown time before 4:12 pm. Kissinger's previous meeting with Acheson
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Vietnam -POWs -Hughes activities -Possible US proposal -Public relations effect -Possible North Vietnamese position -Strategy -US withdrawal -US military options -POW'S Kissinger left at 4:12 pm.
Conversation No. 489-18 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 4:13 pm - 4:57 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with William J. Kuhfuss, Roger Fleming, Bryce N. Harlow, Charles W.
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Colson, and John C. Whitaker; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with John G. Gorton -Timing Bull left at an unknown time before 4:57 pm. Photo session [General conversation] -Peoria -John B. Connally -Cattle Farm Bureau convention -Houston -Rogers C.B. Morton Connally -Views regarding agriculture Agriculture -Trade -Great Britain -European union -Connally Farm Bureau -Relationship with Administration -The Presidents concern -Meeting with the President -Fleming -Relations with administration -Congress -Agriculture Committees -Harlow -Administration's program
Conv. No. 489-17 (cont.)
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Farm bill -Problems -Farm Bureau opposition -Congressional opposition -Fleming -Relations with administration -Areas of cooperation -White House staff -Meeting with leaders -Timing -President's relations with Fleming -[Unintelligible first name] Wilson -Administration programs -Farm organizations -Farm unions -Administration's problems -Congress -Allen J. Ellender -Page Belcher -Farm bill -Congress -Eisenhower administration -Previous efforts -Farm bill -Administrations efforts -Consensus of opinion -Harlow's activities -Belcher -Gerald R. Ford -Leslie C. Arends -Farm bill -Fleming's activities -Congress -White House staff -Department of Agriculture -Relations with administration -Congress -Communications -White House staff -Whitaker -Colson
Conv. No. 489-18 (cont.)
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Department of Agriculture -Issues -Membership -Farm organizations -Guidelines -Impressions Agriculture -Changes -1965 -Farmer attitudes -Market system -Administration programs -Politics -Consumers -Department of Agriculture -Subsidies -Political decisions -Compared with economic decisions -Productivity -Presidents view -Farm surpluses -Economy -Growth -Productivity -Farm programs -Commodities -Parity -Farm Bureau -President's speech -Presidents policies -Impact -Areas of concern -Compared with textiles -Farmers beliefs -Trade -Exports -Curtailments -Congress -Quota bill -Textiles Conv. No. 489-18 (cont.)
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Steel -Presidents concerns -Agriculture lobby -Textiles -Japanese -Shoes -Steel -Jobs -Imports and exports -Voluntary quotas -Administration efforts -Legislation -Connally -Trade -Agriculture
Conv. No. 489-18 (cont.)
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GREAT BRITAIN
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-Markets -Textiles -Farm exports -Agricultural commodities -American industry -Steel -Radios -Japan -Markets
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Australia -US policy -Lamb -Beef -Cattlemen -Quotas -Beef -Imports -Australia -Farm community -Farm Bureau -Membership -Markets -Commodities -Agricultural products -Steel -Textiles -Shoes -Markets -Congress -Quotas -President's schedule -Meeting -Peter G. Peterson -Peterson's activities -Report on quotas -Trade -Farm Bureaus position -Free trade -President -Congress -Competition -Farm labor -Presidents policy -Democrats -Grapes -California -Harlow -Strikes and boycotts -Effects -Legislation
Conv. No. 489-18 (cont.)
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Concerns of Farm Bureau -Possible administration initiatives -Payments -Unknown man -Farmers -Dependency on government -Administrations effects -1968 -Increases in dependency -Cotton -Dependency on government -Opposition -Future policies -President's policies -Farmer concerns -Foreign trade -Legislation -Congress -Labor & Education Committee -Prospects -Bill -Amendments -Harlow's possible initiatives -Pesticides -Administration bill -Farm Bureau concerns -House Agriculture Committee -Importance -Environment -Administration position -Administration Bill -William R. Poage and [unintelligible name] -Conference Committee -Prospects -Language -Administration position -Presidents instructions to Whitaker -Environmentalists -Farm Bureau efforts -Department of Agriculture -Farm organizations
Conv. No. 489-18 (cont.)
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Bill -Processors -Administration position -Chicago Stock yard -Cooperatives -Farm Labor Bill -Farmers' unions -Farm Bureaus role -Work with cooperatives -[Forename unknown] Payton [?] -Farm Bureau -Consulation with Administration -Department of Agriculture -Colson and Whitaker -Hyde Murray -Legislation -Belcher -President's conversation with Murray -[Forename unintelligible] Johnson -Administration's position -Farm Bureau -President's schedule -A Salute to Agriculture -A Salute to Labor Farm Bureau -Leadership -Relations with the President -Connally -Role -Peterson -Trade Presentation of gifts -Cufflinks -Wives -Golf balls -Presidential paperweight Kuhfuss, Fleming, Colson, and Whitaker left at 4:57 pm.
Conv. No. 489-18 (cont.)
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Farm Bureau -Issues -Pesticides Harlow left at 4:52 pm.
Conv. No. 489-18 (cont.) Conversation No. 489-19 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 4:58 pm - 5:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John G. Gorton and Alexander M. Haig, Jr.; members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. President's schedule -Previous meeting with Farm Bureau leaders Photo session [General Conversation] [Machine Noise] Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 4:58 pm. Refreshment Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:25 pm. Australia -Support for the US -Government -Compared with American government
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51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[Duration: 24s ]
AUSTRALIA
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-President's schedule -Possible visit -Haig's schedule -Chester Waring -Floyd Waring -Barry Goldwater [?] -Patricia Haig -Madeline Kane -Presidents view -Accomplishments -Prospects -Saline Water -Prospects -Press reports -American press -British press -Compared with Australian press -Rejection -Presidents view -Educated elite -Freedom and totalitarian states -Presidents experiences -Poland -Romania -Yugoslavia -Hungary -Czechoslovakia -Press Corps Vietnam
52 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Prisoners of War [POWs]
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Conv. No. 489-19 (cont.)
VIETNAM
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-North Vietnamese -US position -US troops withdrawals -Support for Republic of South Vietnam -US efforts on behalf of POWs -World opinion Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 4:58 pm. Refreshment Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:25 pm. President's schedule -Previous meeting with Farm Bureau leaders -Imports -William Kuhfuss -Imports -Australian beef -Kuhfuss position
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53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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VIETNAM Conv. No. 489-19 (cont.) BRITISH COMMONWEALTH AUSTRALIA WORLD AFFAIRS
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Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:58 pm. President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with Senators Bull left at an unknown time before 5:25 pm. Australia -Prospects -The Presidents view -Arthur G. (Art) Linkletter -People Presentation of gifts -Presidential cufflinks -Presidential seal -Paperweight Farewells Gorton and Haig left at 5:25 pm.
54 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 489-20 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:25 pm and 5:28 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
Conv. No. 489-19 (cont.)
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:28 pm.
Conversation No. 489-21 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 5:28 pm - 6:36 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Russell B. Long, Wallace F. Bennett, James D. Hodgson, Elliot L. Richardson, John G. Veneman, John D. Ehrlichman, Clark MacGregor, and Eugene S. Cowen; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Schedule
55 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Meetings with demonstrators [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] Photo session -Grouping Welfare policies -Richardson An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 5:28 pm. Refreshment The unknown person left at an unknown time before 6:36 pm [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] Vietnam -Administration policies -Congress -Support -Southern Democrats -Long Gen. Douglas MacArthur -Presidency -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Richard B. Russell -Television -Lyndon B. Johnson [?] -Robert R. Siegrist
56 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vietnam -Presidents policies -Longs view -Popular reaction -Communist takeover -Prisoners of war [POWs] Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.) Legislation -Health bill -Welfare bill -Revenue sharing -President's conversation with Richardson -Welfare -Longs committee -Health -Long -Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy's plan -Costs Health bill -Senate Finance Committee -Possible vote -Kennedy bill -Catastrophic protection -Richardson's testimony -Taxes -Proposals -Kennedy bill -Presidents view -Costs -Medical care -Doctors -Costs -Longs view -Costs -Medicare -Costs -Dentist -1975 projections -1990 projections
57 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Psychiatrists -Contact lenses -Prosthetic devices -Plastic surgery -Contact lens -Braces -Stock market -Bausch and Lomb -Contact lens -Medicare -Costs -Medicaid -Costs -Calculations -Senate Finance Committee -Kennedy bill -Herman E. Talmadge -Long -Harry F. Byrd, Jr. -Jack R. Miller -Possible Amendment -Background George McKenna -Circuit Court -Services in Congress -Amendments -Senate Labor Committee Health bill -Senate Finance Committee -Possible vote -House -Kennedy bill -Possible vote -Ways and Means Committee -Wilbur D. Mills -Martha W. Griffiths -Walter Reuthers role -Kennedy -Labor
Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.)
58 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Kennedy's testimony -Veterans -Catastrophic illness -Department of Health, Education, and Welfare's [HEW] cost projections -Kennedy bill -Taxes -Financing -Senate Finance Committee Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.) -Possible vote -Long and Talmadge -Byrd -Miller -Iowa -American Medical Association [AMA] -Medicredit bill -Clifford P. Hansen -B. Everett Jordan -Carl T. Curtis -Compared with Kennedy bill -Administration bill -Bennett's conversation with Hansen -American Medical Association [AMA] -Kennedy -Abraham A. Ribicoff -President's possible conversation with Ribicoff -Possible compromise -Liberal Democrats -Ribicoff -Insurance industry -Hartford -Scope and benefits -Mandated coverage -Costs -Ribicoffs possible supports -Private insurance -Social Security program -Reserves -Insurance carriers -Consortium -Administration of program -Pan American
59 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Louisiana -Ribicoff -Blue Cross, Blue Shield -Bennetts comments -Long -Catastrophic protection -Hubert H. Humphrey Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.) -Doctors -Medical profession -Kennedy bill -AMA bill -Hansen's testimony -Tax credits -Approach -Cost -Responsibility for insurance -Private sector -Government assistance to the poor -Kennedy bill -Private insurance sector -Long's possible initiative -Free medicine -Senate committee hearing -Long -Public relations -Education -Educational process -Kennedy bill -Presidents view -Costs -Effect on private insurance sector and medical profession -Congressional hearings -Chamber of Commerce -Welfare program -Kennedy bill -Hearings -Budget for health -Health expenditures -Costs -Compared with wage and price controls -Centralization
60 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Costs -Richardsons view -Federal Government -Problems of centralization -Medicare -Costs -Pressures -Allocating resources -Penicillin -Costs -Tuberculosis -Cancer -Cure -Medical care -Costs -X-rays -Treatments -Medical science -Innovation -Ceiling -Levels of care -Private sector -Lid -Care -Union insurance plans -Unions -Kennedy bill -Support -Administration bill -Benefits -Catastrophic protection -President's schedule -Possible meeting with Ribicoff -Longs action -Kennedy bill -Presidents view -Political appeal -Unions -Catastrophic protection -Ribicoff's views -Medical bills
Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.)
61 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Costs -Senate Finance Committee -Possible vote -Ribicoff -Liberals -President's possible position -Southern Democrats -Support Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.) -John C. Stennis -Republicans -George P. Shultz -Stennis -Johnson -President's possible position -Senate -Report -Possible vote -Long and Allen J. Ellender -John L. McClellan -[Unintelligible name] -Stennis -William B. Spong, Jr. -James B. Allen -Talmadge and David H. Gambrell -Samuel J. Ervin, Jr., and Jordan -Virginia -Spong and Henry F. Byrd, Jr. -West Virginia -Jennings Randolph and Robert C. Byrd -Texas -Lloyd M. Bentsen -Southerners -Nevada -Alan Bible -Republicans -Defectors -Paul J. Fannin -Bennetts possible conversation -Sponsors -Fannin -Jordan, Roman L. Hruska and Clinton P. Anderson
62 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Hugh Scott and Robert P. Griffin -Medical profession -Medicare -1972 campaign
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-1964 campaign -AMA -Johnson and Barry Goldwater -Long and Mills -Anderson bill -Reaction -Goldwater's political prospects -Johnson's program -[unintelligible name] -Health insurance -AMA Welfare -Administration's welfare program -Work requirement -John R. Williams -Richardson -Congressional hearings -Loopholes -President's previous speech at Chamber of Commerce -Senate Finance Committee -Hearings -Housing -President's remarks at Republican Governors Conference, Williamsburg
63 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Mrs. Long -Incentive to work -Long -The President -Menial work -Incentives -Work requirements -Fathers Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.) -Responsibility -Contributions to family -Mills -Aid to mothers -Working people -Long's political activities -American Federation of Labor [AFL] convention in Louisiana -Blacks -Administration Bill -President's previous remarks to Chamber of Commerce -Incentive to work -Child support -Taxes -Fairness -Bill -Longs view -Changes -Family support -President's meeting with Curtis -Possible administration position -Child support -Responsibility -Approach -Long's maid Blacks -Civil Rights Act -Long -Concerns
64 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Jobs -Schools -Civil Rights Act -Housing Employment -Liberal activists -Blacks and whites -Housing Welfare -Bill -Blacks -Long's appearance before AFL -Issue -Leaders -Equal rights -Audience -Work -Unknown man's views -Mills -Improvement of conditions -Employment -Provisions -Transition -Burden -Tax credits -Environmental Proctection Agency [EPA] example -Loan guarantees -Economic development programs -Marginal jobs -Civilian Conservation Corps [CCC] -Work -National Welfare rights -President's schedule -Meeting with Senators -White House staff Legislation -Long -Health bill -Welfare bill
Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.)
65 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vietnam -Support from Southern Democratic Senators Presentation of gifts -Cuff links -Key chain -Long's family -Paperweight President's Vietnam policies Long, et al., left at 6:36 pm.
Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.)
Conversation No. 489-22 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 6:36 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger -Previous meeting with Senators -Length Bull left at 6:36 pm.
Conversation No. 489-23 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: 6:37 pm - 6:45 pm Location: Oval Office
66 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield and H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. Presidents previous Chamber of Commerce speech -Television news -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -Haldemans view -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] Conv. No. 489-21 (cont.) President's schedule -Upcoming press conference -Plane -Reading -Henry A. Kissinger Butterfield left at 6:38 pm. Television news -NBC -Henry Cabot Lodge -United Nations [UN] anniversary commission -Peoples Republic of China [PRC] -Demonstrators -Congress President's schedule -Previous meeting with Senators Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 6:37 pm. -Kissinger's location Bull left at an unknown time before 6:40 pm. President's previous meeting with Senators -Russell B. Long -Compared to Republican Senators -Hugh Scott -Robert P. Griffin -Robert A. Taft, Jr. -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Welfare
67 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Press -John F. Osborne Kissinger entered at 6:40 pm. Kissinger's schedule President's previous meeting with Long and Wallace F. Bennett -Welfare -John D. Ehrlichman
Conv. No. 489-23 (cont.)
[A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] Senate -Hubert H. Humphrey The President, Haldeman and Kissinger left at 6:45 pm.
Conversation No. 489-24 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 6:45 pm and 8:30 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service agents) met. [Unintelligible] The unknown persons left at an unknown time before 8:30 pm.
68 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 489-25 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 8:51 pm.
Conversation No. 489-26 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for Henry A. Kissinger. President's previous meeting with Congressmen -State and Defense Departments -Jacob K. Javits resolution -President's war powers -President's position
Conversation No. 489-27 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for John D. Ehrlichman.
69 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Elford A. Cederberg -Housing projects -Democrats and dissident Republicans -Administration's position
Conv. No. 489-27 (cont.) Conversation No. 489-28 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. President's schedule -Possible Presidential appearances -American Legion -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] -1972 Peoples Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Trade -Soviet Union -Communist nations -Announcements
Conversation No. 489-29 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for Betty Graham.
70 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Dr. Harold Brown -Religion -Conservatives -White House service -Liberals
Conv. No. 4889-29 (cont.) Conversation No. 489-30 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for George P. Shultz. Appropriations -Freeze -Russell B. Long -Republicans -Budget -Administration policies Schedule -Emil (Bus) Mosbacher, Jr. -Coral Sea -President's position -Gerald R. Ford
71 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 489-31 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for Henry A. Kissinger. Vietnam -Press coverage -Possible administration response
Conversation No. 489-32 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for Rose Mary Woods. President's schedule -Alice Lewis -Church services -Invitation Turkey -Poppy crop -Unknown man's view -President's position
72 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 489-33 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for Rose Mary Woods. President's schedule -California -Meeting with George Allen -Dwight D. Eisenhower Peace Corps -Marianas Islands President's schedule -Meeting with railroad executives -Peter M. Flanigan
Conversation No. 489-34 Date: April 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:30 pm and 8:51 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service agents) met. President's location -Bowling alley The unknown persons left at an unknown time before 10:11 pm.
73 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 489-35/491-1 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:28 am and 11:03 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. Memoranda -Number -Tape -John D. Ehrlichman and H.R. (Bob) Haldeman -Copies Frederick Stone -Louis Stone [?] -Letter -Louis Stone (sp?) -Family Woods schedule -The Presidents schedule -California -Kentucky Derby Haldeman entered at 9:30 am. -Timing Memoranda -Ehrlichman Woods schedule -President's schedule -California -Kentucky Derby -Jack Whitney Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:28 am. President's schedule
74 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 9:30 am. Woods schedule -Kentucky Derby -President's schedule Kentucky Derby -President's 1969 visit -Ehrlichman and Secret Service -Departure -Woods schedule -Roses Woods left at 9:31 am. President's schedule -Possible meeting with Gerhardt Schroeder -Kissinger -Dr. Rainer Barzel -Kissingers view -April 29, 1971 -Civil Service Commission -Jayne B. Spain -Scheduling -Forthcoming press conference -Spain's appointment -Significance Unknown black admiral -Press story -Leonard Garment -President's schedule -James E. Johnson -Appointment -Press story -Gen. James D. (Don) Hughes -Johnson -Forthcoming meeting with the President
75 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Press story -Baltimore Sun-Times -[Forename unknown (sp?)] Sinnelli Kissinger entered at 9:34 am. Stock market -Volume -Dow-Jones average Kissinger's schedule Forthcoming press conference -Preparation -Patrick J. Buchanan -Questions -Format -Talking points -Presidents view -Answers to questions -Preparation -Questions -Buchanan, John A. Scali, and Ronald L. Ziegler -Briefing book -Possible questions and responses -Scali -Input -Richard A. Moore and William L. Safire -Format Peoples Republic of China [PRC] -Message from Chou En-lai -Agha Hilaly Vietnam -Military activity -Casualties -Press reports -Numbers [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
76 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] Youth conference -Clark MacGregor -Recommendations -Homosexuality -Consenting adults -The Presidents view -Elliot L. Richardson -Report -Stephen Hess -Cabinet meeting, April 27, 1971 -Alexander P. Butterfield -Role Cabinet -Meetings -Hess -Richardson -Youth conference [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] Gays -Allen Ginsberg's call to Kissinger -The Presidents position -Problem -Boy scout leaders -Young Mens Christian Association [YMCA] leaders -Teachers -Societies -[Unintelligible name]
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77 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Oscar Wilde -[Unintelligible name] -Nero -Vitality -Romans -Greeks -Legislation -The Presidents view -Discretion -Ginsberg's call to Kissinger -Gay liberation -Ginsberg -Public policy -Issue Youth and Society -Drinking -18-year olds -Presidents view -Swearing -Girls -Men -Drinking and swearing -Masculinity -Swearing -Girls -Femininity -Dirty stories -Jewish religion -Old Testament -Drinking -Prostitution -Legalization -Barriers -Girls -Love -Morality -The Presidents view -Beliefs and disbeliefs -Homosexuality -Marijuana
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
78 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Drinking -Prostitution -Decadence -Communist societies -Personal morals -Ethics PRC -Letter from Chou En-lai -Secrecy Kissinger left at 9:54 am. Memoranda -Ehrlichman -Haldeman -Woods -Cancer policy -Ehrlichman -White House staff -President's conversation with Elmer H. Bobst -John B. Connally's speech to Chamber of Commerce, April 27, 1971 Cabinet -Clifford M. Hardin -John N. Mitchell -Effectiveness -Public relations efforts -The Presidents policies -Harold L. Ickes -Effectiveness -Republicans -Connally's speech to Chamber of Commerce Kissinger entered at 9:55 am. -Reception -Support for the President -Ickes -Dean G. Acheson -Harry S Truman -Dean Rusk Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
79 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-John Foster Dulles -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Connally -Maurice H. Stans -Hardin -James D. Hodgson -Optimistic outlook -Herbert L. Block -Connally -Administration strategy Cancer program -National Institutes of Health [NIH] -Bobsts view -Funding -Accomplishments -Bureaucracy -Dr. Edward E. David, Jr. -Kenneth R. Cole, Jr. -President's State of the Union address -Funding -Credit -Public relations -President's name -Rogers C.B. Morton -Slogans -Safire -Peace Corps -John F. Kennedy -William D. Blair, Jr. -"Open skies" -Eisenhower -Administration programs -Medicare -Health -Richardson -Heart program -Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy -NIH -Memorandum -Cole
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
80 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-George P. Shultz -Ehrlichman -Funding -Dr. Henry S. Kaplan -Stanford University -Background -Research -Bobsts view -Bobst's views -Agency -Purpose -Cure -Public relations efforts -Administration objectives -NIH -The Presidents position -Salaries -Research -Mice -Credit -Public relation efforts Administration programs -Nixon legacy -Nixon Doctrine -Foreign policy -White House staff -Public relations -Need for slogans -Speechwriters -Safire -Public relations efforts -Ehrlichman and Shultz -Cancer initiative -Special funds -Space program -Atomic energy -March of Dimes -Franklin D. Roosevelt -Polio -White House staff
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
81 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Cabinet officers -Spokesmen -Need for public relations -White House staff -John A. Scali -Cole -Ehrlichman -John C. Whitaker -Excitement Memorandum -National Center for Voluntary Action leadership -Edwin D. Etherington -Unknown man -Staff -Professionals -Left-wing Democrats -Backgrounds -President's reception for April 27, 1971 -Unknown California man -Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixon -President's meeting, April 27, 1971 -Etherington -George L. Grassmuck -Robert H. Finch -Location -President's reception -Attendees -Jaycees -Boys Club -Farmer -Etherington -The Presidents view -Plans -East -Charts Kissinger's schedule -California White House staff
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
82 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Need for public relations efforts -Abilities -Congress Cabinet officers -Meetings -Public relations efforts -Reflection of President -Richardson -Report on Youth conference Youth Conference -Report -The Presidents view -Hess -Cabinet meeting -Previous attendance -Reasoning -Ehrlichman -Cabinet meeting Cabinet -Youth Conference -Richardson -Hodgson -Jobs -Hess -Possible letter Youth Conference -Dialogue -Kissingers view -Richardson -Administration's position -Youth -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II's views -Ivy League -Richardsons view -Haldemans view Foreign relations
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
83 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-PRC initiative Press conference -Briefing -Buchanan -Leadership Cabinet -Press -Administration counterattacks -Connally -Robert J. Dole -Role -Richardson -Hodgson -Stans -William P. Rogers and Melvin R. Laird -Rogers press conference, April 23, 1971 -Southeast Asia -The Presidents policy -Vietnam -Possible US military activity -US options -Television Gen. George A. Lincoln -Tenure -Reassignment -Kissingers role -Ehrlichman's view -Ambassadorial appointment -Spain -Latin America -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Robert F. Ellsworth -Andrew J. Goodpaster Office of Emergency Preparedness -Director -General Leonard F. Chapman, Jr. -Maj. Gen. Earl E. Anderson Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
84 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Politics Vietnam -Democrats -Henry A. (Scoop) Jackson -J. William Fulbright Cabinet -Effectiveness -Hardin -Bryce N. Harlow's views -Farm organizations -Accomplishments -Farm bill -Replacement -Farm Belt -Foreign policy -Domestic scene -Stans -Mitchell Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
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Cabinet -Commerce Department -Peter G. Peterson -Role -Charles H. Percy -Possible activities -Benefits -Camp David
85 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Gifts -Trips abroad -Stans -Remarks -Athens -Peterson -Connally -Qualifications -Peterson -Loyalty -Publicity for the President -Opportunists -Walter J. Hickel -Color -Dismissal -John A. Volpe -Tenure -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Peterson -Possible role -Connally -Commerce Department Ambassadorial appointment for Volpe
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
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ITALY
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86 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Volpes possible activities -Public relations -Compared with Clara Booth Luce -Publicity -Congressional opposition -Argentina Ambassadorships -Congress -Luce -Lewis L. Strauss Cabinet -Connally -Congressional opposition -Hardin -Replacement -Harlow -Purdue University -Cattleman Office of Emergency Preparedness -Lincoln -Tenure -Replacement -Director -National Security Council [NSC] -Administration spokesman -Lincoln -Chapman -Mrs. Chapman -[David] Kenneth Rush -Political ability -Public relations abiltiy -Speeches -Lincoln -Price denial -Lyndon B. Johnson -Rush -Berlin negotiations -Possible US position Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
87 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Timing -Cabinet Cabinet -Rumsfeld -Volpe -Rumsfeld -Trade negotiations People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -The Presidents previous letter to Chou En-lai -Mohammad Yahya Khan -United Nations [UN] -Negotiations -The Chinese response to the Presidents letter -Mao Tse-tung and Lin Piao -Chou En-lai -Pakistan -Possible visit -Chou En-lais comments -State Departments knowledge -The Chinese response to the President -Text -Negotiations -PRC position -Taiwan -The Presidents latest letter to Chou En-lai -Direct negotiations -US position -Taiwan -Yahya Khan -Direct negotiations -Topics -Taiwan -US position -Southeast Asia -US proposal -Meeting -Attendees -Agenda -Timing
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
88 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 11:03 am.
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)