491

Date: 
Apr 28, 1971 - May 05, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 489-35/491-1 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:34 am and 11:37 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman and Henry A. Kissinger; this recording began at an unknown time after 11:06 am; an unknown portion of this conversation was not recorded while the tape was changed. Melvin R. Laird and William P. Rogers -President's Peoples Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Credit -Appointment -Black admiral [Samuel L. Gravely, Jr.] -Robert S. McNamara -Lt. William L. Calley, Jr. -Gravely PRC initiative -US policy -PRC messages -Compared to those of Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Summit
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CHINA
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-Exchange of messages -Vietnam -US table tennis team -Nicolae Ceausescu -Taiwan -US leftists Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.) ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 [National Security] [Duration: 1m 8s ]
CHINA
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-US approach to negotiations -Staff -Press -Ronald L. Ziegler, William L. Safire, and John A. Scali -Support for President -Congress Congress Kissinger's conversation with John W. Chancellor [Transcript #1: 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]
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President's forthcoming press conference, April 29, 1971 -Vietnam -US proposals -Ceasefire -Enemy responsibility Woodstock conference -Vietnam -Ceasefire -Donald W. Riegle, Jr. -Statements -John D. Rockefeller, IV -Reactions to statements -Unknown Danish socialist -Unknown Norwegian socialist -Charles H. Percy -Europeans -Communists -[James] Harold Wilson -Denis W. Healey -Reaction -Americans -Europeans -Vietnam -Press -Russell A. Kirk -Alastair Buchan -Letter to Kissinger -Background -Imperial Defense College -Letter to Kissinger Possibilities for administration successes -Draft -Domestic situation -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] SALT -Rogers -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Schedule -Leonid I. Brezhnev
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
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-Message -Negotiations -Presidents response -Rogers schedule -Possible debate -Rogers schedule -Position Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.) -Presidents response -Timing -USSR position -US position -Anti-ballistic missiles [ABM] -Henry M. (Scoop) Jackson -Possible announcement -Timing -Notification -Rogers -John N. Irwin, II, David Packard, and Thomas H. Moorer -Gerard C. Smith and Rogers -British, French, and Germans -Announcement -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -State Department -Latin America -Smith -Announcement -Smith's schedule -Austria -Visit to Corinthia -Rogers schedule
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-Politburo -US position -USSR options James E. Johnson -Swearing-in ceremony -Laird -[Gravely] Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
[Transcript #2: 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 at an unknown time after 11:06 am. President's schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:35 am. McGeorge Bundy -Speech on Vietnam Anti-war sentiment within administration -Staff -State Department President's schedule -Meeting with Gerhardt Schroeder -Dr. Rainer Barzel -Meeting with anti-war protesters -Robert H. Finch -Elliot L. Richardson Ziegler entered and Kissinger left at 11:35 am.
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-Upcoming photo session -Timing -Rose Garden -Look Magazine -Control Haldeman and Ziegler left at 11:37 am. Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
Conversation No. 491-2 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:37 am and 11:42 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Upcoming press photograph -Timing -Meeting Bull left at an unknown time before 11:42 am.
Conversation No. 491-3 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: 11:42 am - 11:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Melvin R. Laird, James E. Johnson, Gen. James D. Hughes, John H. Chafee and Frederic V. Malek. Greetings Photo session
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Johnsons nomination Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 11:43 am. Blacks -Admiral [Samuel L. Gravely, Jr.] -Generals -Navy Photo session -Timing Ziegler left at an unknown time before 11:59 am. Navy -Blacks Johnson's background -Possible assistance -Race relations -Drug problem -California -Civil Service Commission [CSC] -Marine Corps -Warrant officer -Navy -Appointment -Qualifications -Interest in drug problem Gravely -Meeting with President -Senate -Schedule -Frocking -Promotion -Procedures -Frocking Navy -Promotions
Conv. No. 489-35/491-1 (cont.)
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Admirals -Procedures -Frocking -[Gravely] and Alan B. Shepard, Jr. -Possible meeting with President -President's schedule -California Conv. No. 491-3 (cont.) An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 11:43 am. Photo session The unknown man left at an unknown time before 11:59 am. Johnson's tenure at CSC -Successor -Jayne B. Spain Civil Service -Women Johnson's qualifications -Selection -Laird and Chafee -Record -Race Administration appointments -Criteria Gen. Daniel ("Chappie") James, Jr. -Performance -Henry A. Kissinger -Speeches -Appearance -University of Wisconsin -"Today" show -Rank -Defense Department -Position -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Public affairs
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Laird's appearance before National Council of Churches -Chicago An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 11:43 am. Schedule The unknown man left at an unknown time before 11:59 am. President's Chamber of Commerce speech, April 26, 1971 -Washington Post -Welfare reform -John W. Byrnes -Wilbur D. Mills -Administration program -President's meeting with Russell B. Long -Carolyn B. Long Members of the press entered and left at an unknown time during the meeting. Photo session -Seating arrangements -[Camera noise] -[General conversation] Johnson's career -Marine Corps [Unintelligible] Conv. No. 491-3 (cont.)
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Laird's schedule -Air Force Association Presidents schedule -Forthcoming welcome to First Marine Division [Camp Pendleton, California, April 30, 1971] Conv. No. 491-3 (cont.) -Commandant [Leonard F. Chapman] -John W. Warner -Chafee -Speech on environment -Warner Navy's environmental activities -Credit -Rhode Island Presentation of gifts -Cuff links -Paper weight -Golf Laird, Johnson, Hughes, Chafee, and Malek left at 11:59 am.
Conversation No. 491-4 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: 11:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Gerhardt Schroeder Bull left at 11:59 am.
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Conversation No. 491-5 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: 12:00 pm - 12:16 pm Location: Oval Office Conv. No. 491-3 (cont.) The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Tricia Nixon's schedule Howell Conant -Plans for photographs -Location -Look cover -Control of photos [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 -President's posture -Opponents to War -Double standard -Critics -Loyalty Tricia Nixon entered at 12:07 pm. Tricia Nixon's appearance -Look magazine Conant's plans for photos -Illustrations -Ann Coffin Ziegler left at 12:09 pm.
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Tricia Nixon's appearance -Jacket -Conant
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Conant entered at 12:07 pm. Plans for photos -Arrangements -Window -Lighting -Posing -Weather -Arrangements -Outside -Posing Ziegler left at 12:09 pm. Photo session -[General conversation] -James E. Johnson's appointment -Significance -California -Wedding site -Arrangements -[General conversation] -Henry A. Kissinger
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Arrangements -Posing -Julie Nixon and [Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Letter -Navy -Arrangements -Posing -President's press conference -Appointments -Johnson -Conants career -Navy -Johnson's career -Marine Corps -Black admiral -Alan B. Shepard, Jr. -Outside Presidents schedule -Conants family Refreshments Ziegler entered at 12:15 pm. Presidents schedule -Meeting with Ann Coffin Ziegler left at 12:15 pm. Photo session -Sunlight -Dark tones -[General conversation] The President, Tricia Nixon, and Conant left at 12:16 pm.
Conv. No. 491-5 (cont.)
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Conversation No. 491-6 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:16 pm and 12:35 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people [Secret Service Agents] entered. Call to unknown person President's location -Tricia Nixon The unknown persons left at an unknown time before 12:35 pm.
Conversation No. 491-7 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:16 pm and 12:35 pm Location: Oval Office Alexander P. Butterfield and an unknown man met. President's location -Photographs -Tricia Nixon Butterfield and the unknown man left at an unknown time before 12:35 pm.
Conversation No. 491-8 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:16 pm and 12:35 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service Agents) entered.
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WEATHER
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The unknown people left.
Conversation No. 491-9 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: 12:37 pm - 12:39 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Tricia Nixon, Ann Coffin, and Howell Conant; this recording began at an unknown time after 12:37 pm, while the conversation was in progress. [General conversation] Presentation of gifts -Cuff links -Presidential seal -Golf [General conversation] -Coffin -Spouse -Residence
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-[Forename unknown] Anderson -Conant's residence -Cities -New York -Presidents memory -Traffic -Subway -Chicago -San Francisco -Los Angeles -New Orleans -Charleston -Miami -New York -Chicago -San Francisco -Los Angeles -Beverly Hills -Watts President's schedule -Upcoming meeting with Gerhardt Schroeder -California Coffin left at 12:37 pm. Tricia Nixon's wedding -Photo session -California -Possible settings -Beach -White House -Photo session -Weather -Lighting -[General conversation] -Unknown baby Tricia Nixon and Conant left at 12:39 pm.
Conv. No. 491-8 (cont.)
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 491-10 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: 12:39 pm - 1:06 pm Location: Oval Office Conv. No. 491-9 (cont.) The President met with Gerhardt Schroeder, Henry A. Kissinger, and Helmut Sonnenfeldt; members of the press and Stephen B. Bull were present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Seatings for photograph Kissinger's office -Lunch Photo session [General Conversation] -Konrad Adenauer [?] -President's trip to Federal Republic of Germany [FRG], 1969 -Adenauer [?] -Death Bull and members of the press left at an unknown time before 1:06 pm. FRG -Economy -Performance -East-West relations -US Relations -British -President's relationship with Schroeder -Parliament -Cabinet members -Education and Science -Hans Leussink -Berlin -State Secretaries
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Government East-West relations -Berlin negotiations -Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] -European Security Conference -Middle East Berlin negotiations -US position on Berlin -Access -Relationship with FRG -Political and economic activities East-West relations -Prospects -SALT negotiations -US-Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] positions -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -SALT Middle East -William P. Rogers trip -Prospects -Israel -Egypt -Anwar el-Sadat -US role -Possible ceasefire -US position -Ceasefire -Balance of forces -Dialogue -Settlement -Prospect -Suez East-West relations -FRG -Berlin -NATO
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-FRG -Communication with Eastern Europe -Berlin -Access -Four Power occupation -Link to FRG -Negotiations -European Security Conference -US position -Prospects Bull entered at an unknown time after 12:39 pm. Presidents schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 1:06 pm. -Timing of conference -Detente -Trade -Reduction of tensions Common Market negotiations -NATO -Great Britain -Entry -US position -Balance of power Balance of power -European political unity -US and Great Britain -USSR, Peoples Republic of China [PRC], and Japan PRC -Vietnamization -Ping-pong team -Policies Vietnam -North Vietnamese position
Conv. No. 491-10 (cont.)
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-USSR and PRC -Military situation -PRCs possible role -Impact on US -US policy -Prospects -Prisoners of War [POW] issue Conv. No. 491-10 (cont.) West Germany and Japan -Economics -Nuclear weapons -East-West relations -US defense role -Deterrent to nuclear threats -Japan
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JAPAN
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FRG -US relations -Policies Farewells Schroeder, Kissinger, and Sonnenfeldt left at 1:06 pm.
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Conversation No. 491-11 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: 1:07 pm - 1:56 pm Location: Oval Office Conv. No. 491-10 (cont.) The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler, H.R. (Bob) Haldeman, and Manolo Sanchez. President's schedule [Transcript #1: 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] Schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:47 pm. -Conference -Herbert G. Klein -John W. Dean, III -Richard G. Kleindienst Previous photo session -President and Tricia Nixon -Howell Conant Conant -Background -Photography -Qualifications Oliver F. (Ollie) Atkins -News shots -Photographs
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-Haldemans view -President's portrait Conant -President's schedule -Look magazine -Writer Ann Coffin -Look magazine Christopher S. Wren -Arthur P. Henderson Oval Office windows -View
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-Aesthetics -Pictures -Curtains -Light Conant's schedule -President's possible portrait -Atkins
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President's schedule -Unknown California photographer Conant -Photo session -Look cover -President and Tricia Nixon
Conv. No. 491-11 (cont.)
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Youth conference -Resolution on homosexuality -Cabinet President's schedule -California trip -Forthcoming welcome to First Marine Division, April 30, 1971 -Radio -A Salute to Agriculture, May 2, 1971 -Ship yard contracts -Jobs -Program -President's previous maritime messages -John B. Connally -Lockheed announcement -Timing -Unemployment -Ship yard contracts -President's conversation with John D. Ehrlichman
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Breeder reactor -Lockheed -Connally Connally's Chamber of Commerce speech, April 27, 1971 Connally Conv. No. 491-11 (cont.) Cabinet -George W. Romney -Unknown speech -John A. Volpe -Press -Elliot L. Richardson -Maurice H. Stans -Volpe -Rogers C. B. Morton -Style -Jack Drown -Statements Black admirals -[Samuel L. Gravely, Jr.] -Press Blacks in Defense Department/government -General Daniel ("Chappie") James, Jr. -Arthur A. Fletcher -James E. Johnson -Appointment Department of Defense -Secretary of the Navy -John H. Chafee -Stanley R. Resor -Secretary of the Air Force -Robert F. Froehlke -Secretary of the Navy -Charles S. Thomas -Support for Dwight D. Eisenhower -Melvin R. Laird -Secretary of the Army
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Froehlke -Laird -Resor -Bob Claiborne -Nephew -Secretary of the Navy -Connally Navy -Chafee -Navy League -Admirals -Women -Liberals -Arthur W. Radford -Admiral Thomas H. Moorer -Admiral Elmo R. Zumwalt, Jr. -Changes in uniform [Transcript #2: 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] President's schedule -Trip to California -Welcome to First Marine Division -John A. Scali -Possible press coverage -Color President's television interviews -Duration -Barbara Walters -Helen Thomas -Cyrus L. Sulzberger -American Broadcasting System [ABC] -Network commentators -American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE] Conv. No. 491-11 (cont.)
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Thomas -Questions -Issues -Exposure -Press conferences -Frequency -Editors -Dan Rather Rather -Conversation with Ziegler, April 27, 1971 -Cabinet officers -Story Network coverage of Tricia Nixon's White House tour -National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Show -Length -White House weddings -Morning show -Special -Prime time -Control -Time slot -Pictures -Alice Roosevelt Longworth -Charles A. Lindbergh -First White House wedding -Woodrow Wilson -Longworth -News show -Prime time -Length -Staff -Network -Commentators -Pictures -Rose Garden -Blue Room -Weddings -Longworth
Conv. No. 491-11 (cont.)
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
White House photographers' dinner -President's schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB] -Roosevelt Room -Frank E. Cancellare -Picture Conv. No. 491-11 (cont.) Ziegler left at 1:47 pm. President's schedule -Visit to Lyndon B. Johnson Library -Possible gift to Johnson -Andrew Jackson portrait -Claudia A. (Lady Bird) Johnson -National Gallery of Art -Mellon family -Clement E. Conger -Loan -Harry S. Truman -Steinway piano President's upcoming news conference, April 29, 1971 -Podium -ASNE -Microphone -Podium -Make-up -Use Ziegler entered at 1:50 pm. White House news photographers -Cabinet Room Ziegler left at 1:50 pm. President's make-up -News conference -Use
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Press conferences -William H. Carruthers -Make-up -Perspiration -Eyes -Experimentation Administration line-up -Cancer program -John D. Ehrlichman -Kenneth R. Cole, Jr. -Cancer program -National Institute of Health [NIH] -[Dr. Henry S. Kaplan] -Stanford University -Possible stances -Political purposes -National parks -Credit -Public relations -Vietnam -Peopless Republic of China [PRC] -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] Demonstrators -President's schedule -Laird The President and Haldeman left at 1:56 pm. Conv. No. 491-11 (cont.)
Conversation No. 491-12 Date: April 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:56 pm and 2:05 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service agents) entered.
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Conversation No. 491-13 Date: Unknown between April 28 and May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:07 pm, April 28 and 9:04 am, May 5, 1971 Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service agents) entered at an unknown time after 2:07 pm. President's location -Executive Office Building [EOB] The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 9:04 am, May 5, 1971.
Conversation No. 491-14 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 9:35 am - 10:15 am
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. President's schedule -Meeting with John B. Connally -Ronald L. Ziegler -West Coast stories -Los Angeles Times -Hearst -Paul W. McCracken -Ezra Solomon -Peter G. Peterson -Japan -US trade strategy -Consultation with President Sugar quota -Connally -Bryce N. Harlow -Political impact -Foreign policy -Connally -Options -Connally -Harlow -Staff -Domestic Council -State Department -Agriculture -Politics -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -Lobby -Influence -Connally and Harlow Trade -Japan -Peter M. Flanigan -George P. Shultz
Conv. No. 491-12 (cont.)
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President's schedule -Shultz -Solomon Sugar quota -Peterson -Options Conv. No. 491-14 (cont.) Schedule -Peterson -Business Council -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew, Connally, Maurice H. Stans, Shultz, and Peterson -Meetings -Effectiveness -Connally -Support for administration -Flanigan -Presidents involvement President's previous meeting with voluntary action group -Reception -President's schedule -Meetings -Cabinet President's meeting with Quadriad, May 4, 1971 -Federal Republic of Germany [FRG] -Monetary problems President's schedule -Quadriad meeting -Timing [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation may be found in RG460, Box 57, pp.1-26 and 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]
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[End of transcribed portion] Haldeman left at 10:15 am.
Conversation No. 491-15 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:15 am and 10:27 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 2-83]
Conversation No. 491-16 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:15 am and 10:27 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Henry F. Byrd, Jr..
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[See Conversation No. 2-84]
Conversation No. 491-17 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:15 am and 10:27 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 2-85] Conversation No. 491-18 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:15 am and 10:27 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. President's schedule -Meeting with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. The unknown woman left. Conv. No. 491-14 (cont.)
Conversation No. 491-19 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:15 am and 10:27 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. Alexander M. Haig, Jr.'s. location -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Schedule
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The unknown woman left.
Conversation No. 491-20 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:27 am and 10:30 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Melvin R. Laird. [See Conversation No. 2-86] Conversation No. 491-21 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:27 am and 10:30 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown man [John N. Mitchell?]. Thaddeus R. Beal -Military preparations -Demonstrations Demonstrations -President's previous conversation with Melvin R. Laird -Congress -Capitol police
Conversation No. 491-22 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:27 am and 10:30 am Location: Oval Office
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The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Peter G. Peterson -Meetings Bull left at an unknown time before 10:30 am.
Conversation No. 491-23 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 10:30 am - 11:27 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. John B. Connallys location Peter G. Peterson and Peter M. Flanigan entered and the unknown person left at 10:30 am. Japan -H.R. (Bob) Haldeman's memorandum -David M. Kennedy -Mission -Possible US position -Time -Congress -Japanese position -Yen -Value -Treasury Department -Presidents forthcoming meeting -Monetary crisis -Automobiles -Peterson's meeting with Lee A. Iacocca -Ford's position -State Department -U. Alexis Johnson
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Defense Department -Commerce Department -Connally -Protectionism -Steel, automobiles, computers -Commodities -Peterson's schedule -Business Council -Speech -Steel -Possible US strategy -Textiles -US industries -Automobiles -Toyota -Ford -West Coast -Imports -Market share -Negotiations -Japanese position -Trade and investment restrictions -Yen -Economists -Views -Long-range US economic goals -Industries -Trade -Security -Balance of power -Planning -Guidelines -Legislation -Requirements -Congress -Open market -Protectionism -Raw materials -Technology -Labor -Korea, Taiwan -Competition with US
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-US economic goals -Automobiles -Europeans -Concerns -Negotiations -Restrictions -Japanese exports -Peoples Republic of China [PRC] -Free markets -Analogy -Unilateral disarmament -Japanese position
Conv. No. 491-23 (cont.)
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-US options -US economic policy -Exports -US embassy personnel -Marshall Green -Armin H. Meyer -Ambassador -Economics office -Customs office -State Department -Long-range US economic goals -Study
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 ****************************************************************************** -Gross National Product [GNP] -Investments -US economic policies -GNP -Investments -Germans -Defense -Treasury Department -PRC and Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -GNP -PRC and Japan -Trade -PRC -US Peterson's briefing concerning US competitive position -Charts -Reaction -Audience -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -National Security Council [NSC] -Congress -Clark MacGregor -Consensus -Business Council -Timing
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-Schedule -Maurice H. Stans -Connally -George P. Shultz -Labor -Shultz -National Commission on Productivity -George Meany Conv. No. 491-23 (cont.) -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] -Presidents forthcoming meeting with Meany -Questions -Complexity -US long-range plans -Vietnam -Charts -Press -Coverage -Comprehensive nature -Experts -Television -Audience -Educational television -Possible speech by President -Duration -Highlights -Charts -Forthcoming White House conference -Business and labor in 1990 -Timing -Audience -Labor -Bipartisanship -Japan -Work -John A. Scali -Audience -Television -Radio -Press -Peterson's possible role
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Facts -Briefing aspects -Possible speech by President -Presidents view of future -Policy guidelines -Charts -Radio -Briefing -Henry A. Kissinger -Peterson's possible role -Senators and Congressmen -Audience -Possible speech -Senators and Congressmen -President and Peterson -Roles -East Room -State Dining Room -Timing -Cabinet -Impact -Length -Points International monetary conditions -Schedule -Possible US response -Gold -Paul A. Volcker -Meeting with Peterson -Exchange rates -Connally -Gold -US stock market -Volcker -US investors -Impact on US -Concerns -Sales -Consumer price index [CPI] -Dutch
Conv. No. 491-23 (cont.)
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Germans -Europeans -Controls on US investments -Germans -Common market -Exports -Controls -Exchange rates -Japanese -Floating -Dollar -European bankers -Arthur F. Burns -Dollar -Dollar -Weakness -Interest rates -Bankers -US balance of payments -Interest rates -Bankers -David Rockefeller -US economy -Interest rates -Dollar -Deutsche mark [Dm] -Burns -Fiscal restraints -Europe -Control on investments -Restrictions -Dollar -Possible floating -Impact on negotiations -Dollar -Numbers -Federal Republic of Germany [FRG]
Conv. No. 491-23 (cont.)
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[National Security] [Duration: 17s ]
GERMANY
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Conv. No. 491-23 (cont.)
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-Dm -Revaluation -Volcker -Burns call to Karl Klasen
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GERMANY
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-President's schedule -Meetings -Volcker -International bankers -Yen, guilder -Possible US position -Exchange rates -Floatation
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-Crisis -Press -Crisis -Dollar -Domestic reaction -Federal Reserve Board [FRB] -Schedule -Presidents possible statement -Confidence -Connally and Paul W. McCracken -Connally's role -Schedule -Gold -US position -Price -Europe -Negotiations -Exchange rates -Connally -Schedule -US position
Conv. No. 491-23 (cont.)
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GERMANY
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-Connally -Role -Statement
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Schedule -Timing -Attendees at meeting -Quadriad -Triad -Peterson, Volcker, Flanigan -Burns -Timing Peterson's briefing -Possible speech -Congressmen
Conv. No. 491-23 (cont.)
Japan -Haldeman -Press -Signals
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JAPAN
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Ezra Solomon -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] President's schedule -Wedding plans Peterson, and Flanigan left at 11:27 am.
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 491-24 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:27 am and 11:31 am Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service agents) entered. President's location The unknown person left at an unknown time before 11:31 am.
Conv. No. 491-23 (cont.)
Conversation No. 491-25 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 11:31 am - 11:33 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon and Tricia Nixon; this recording begins at an unknown time while the conversation is in progress. Oval Office -Appearance -Windows -Views
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Mrs. Nixon and Tricia Nixon left at 11:33 am.
Conversation No. 491-26 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 11:33 am - 11:38 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Kent State University -Anniversary -Ziegler's statement to press -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Wording -Sorrow -Jackson State University -Presidents interview with television networks, January 4, 1971 -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] program, May 4, 1971 -Interviews with parents -Summary Lt. William L. Calley, Jr. case -President's possible meeting with Reid Kennedy -President's schedule -California [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]
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Media -Kent State -CBS -Asia President's schedule -Possible trip to Europe Conv. No. 491-26 (cont.) -American Bar Association [ABA] -Chief Justice Warren E. Burger and John N. Mitchell -View -Ziegler's possible press statement Ziegler left at 11:38 am.
Conversation No. 491-27 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 11:39 am - 11:40 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. President's schedule -Upcoming Federal Civilian Service awards -Years of service Butterfield left at 11:40 am.
Conversation No. 491-28 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 11:40 am - 12:08 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Paul W. McCracken, Ezra Solomon, and George P. Shultz; the White
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
House photographer and Stephen B. Bull were present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Bull left at 11:40 am. Photo session -Seating arrangements -Weather Solomon's appointment -Announcement -Timing -Solomons schedule -Stanford University -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] Economy -Prospects -Direction -Confidence -Unemployment -Prices -Mortgage rates -Confidence -Stock market -Business planning -Consumers -Views -Pierre Rinfret -Views -Paul A. Samuelson -Congress -Retail sales -McCracken's conversation Harry B. Cunningham -Chain stores -Consumer sentiment -Chain stores -McCrackens conversation with Cunningham -Mail orders -Shultzs trip to Chicago
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Montgomery Ward -Business -Size -Automobiles -Imports -President's previous meeting with Peter G. Peterson -Japan -CEA -Solomon US competitive position -Foreign policy analogy -Armaments -Anti-ballistic missiles [ABM] -Free trade economics -Trade barriers -Japan -Europeans -Japanese exports -US -Japanese exports -Automobiles -Long-range economic plans -Businessmen -Labor -Long-range projects -Japan -Europe -Common market -Great Britain -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Productivity -Peoples Republic of China [PRC] -Gross National Product [GNP] -Japan -Overseas Chinese -Singapore -Taiwan -Bangkok -San Francisco -Japan
Conv. No. 491-28 (cont.)
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Possible study -US production goals -Agriculture -Forthcoming Salute to Agriculture address, May 7, 1971 -Farm labor -Costs -Productivity Conv. No. 491-28 (cont.) -Industry -Machinery -Solomon's visit to Burma -Need for review -State Department -Vietnam -Middle East -Latin America Foreign Policy -Vietnam -Middle East -USSR -US relations -West -Europe -US -Vietnam -Korea -Japan -PRC -Pacific US competitive position -Long-term -Europe -Japanese -PRC -Africa -Latin America -Asia -Long-range planning -Prospects -Pacific
51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Europe -Germans -British -French -Italians -Middle East -USSR -Japan -US policy -Relations Solomon -Role Burma -President's visit in 1953 -U Nu -Pegu -Solomon's visit -Herbert Hoover -Humor Caribbean -Tourism -Nassau, Jamaica French -Paris Burma Cities -New York -Consumer Price Index [CPI] CPI -John D. Ehrlichman -New York -Numbers -California Burma
Conv. No. 491-28 (cont.)
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-Resources -Thailand -Poverty -Compared to Bolivia, Haiti -President's visit in 1953 ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 [National Security] [Duration: 19s ]
BURMA
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-Socialists -Presidents visit in 1953 -Rangoon
53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
CEA -Solomon's assignment -Role -Challenges -McCracken -Herbert Stein -Shultz -Peterson -Peter M. Flanigan -John B. Connally -James D. Hodgson -Nathaniel Samuels -Ehrlichman Housing in Washington, DC -Real estate McCracken, Solomon, and Shultz left at 12:08 pm.
Conv. No. 491-28 (cont.)
Conversation No. 491-29 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:08 pm and 12:11 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Federal Civilian Service awards ceremony -Arrangements -Press -Positioning -Mr. and Mrs. Samuel M. Cohn -George P. Shultz -Presentation of awards -Photograph -Press
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Bull left at an unknown time before 12:11 pm.
Conversation No. 491-30 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 12:11 pm - 12:23 pm Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull met with Mr. and Mrs. Samuel M. Cohn, Mr. and Mrs. U. Alexis Johnson, Dr. and Mrs. Edward F. Knipling, Dr. and Mrs. Fred Leonard, Mr. and Mrs. George H. Willis, Robert E. Hampton, John B. Connally, Clifford M. Hardin, George P. Shultz and Frederic V. Malek. Federal Civilian Service Awards ceremony -Arrangements -Press -The Cohns and Shultz -The Kniplings -Hardin -The Leonards -The Willises -Connally -President's role -Presentation of awards -Group photograph [General conversation] The President entered and the press entered and left at an unknown time after 12:11 pm. Presentation of awards -[Camera noise] -Cohn -Contributions -Fiscal policy management -Federal budget process -Johnson -Contributions -Diplomacy
55 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Vietnam -Okinawa -Knipling -Contributions -Entomology -Leonard -Contributions -Medical research -Willis -Contributions -Financial statesmanship -International monetary systems Group photograph Presentation of gifts -Presidential seal Oval Office -Decoration -Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon -Carpet -Color -Ceiling -State gifts -Korea -President's schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB] office -Seals Weather -Tulips Federal service -Years [General conversation] The Cohns et al., left at 12:23 pm. Press photograph
Conv. No. 491-30 (cont.)
56 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Robert D. (Bob) Lee Bull left at 12:23 pm.
Conv. No. 491-30 (cont.) Conversation No. 491-31 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 12:23 pm - 12:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John G. Tower, Robert D. ("Bob") Lee, Jill Lee, A. J. ("Bob") Blase, and Richard A. Moore; members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions Goodwill Industries [General conversation] -Lapel pin [Camera noise] [General conversation] Presentation of gifts -Tie clasp Goodwill Industries Press Lee, Mrs. Lee, Blase, and Moore left at 12:28 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.]
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[End of transcript] President's visit to Lyndon B. Johnson Library -Invitation to Tower -President's schedule -Florida -Ben F. Barnes -President's schedule -Plane -Johnson -Library Texas drought -[Preston Smith] -Clifford M. Hardin -Political impact -Administration position -Congress -Tower's and Robert D. Price's bill -Democrats -John B. Connally -Hardin -John D. Ehrlichman -Domestic Council -Disaster declaration -Hardin -President's possible memoranda -Tower's schedule -Ehrlichman -Price -Bill -Federal relief -Loans -Hay -Credit -Small Business Administration [SBA] -President's position Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 12:28 pm. Photograph
Conv. No. 491-31 (cont.)
58 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Oliver F. (Ollie) Atkins Bull left at an unknown time before 12:43 pm. Decade of service dinner for Tower, May 27, 1971 -Dallas -Possible film clip by President -Tape -Radio -Message Atkins entered at an unknown time after 12:28 pm. Photograph -Distribution -Texas papers Atkins left at an unknown time before 12:43 pm. Texas drought -Rain -Crops -Cattlemen -Texas and Oklahoma -New Mexico -Political impact -Ehrlichman's possible call to H.R. (Bob) Haldeman -President's conversation with Hardin -Democrats -Administration's position -Domestic Council Bull entered at 12:43 pm. President's schedule -Haldeman Bull and Tower left at 12:43 pm.
Conv. No. 491-31 (cont.)
59 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 491-32 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 12:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Conv. No. 491-31 (cont.) Instructions Sanchez left at 12:43 pm.
Conversation No. 491-33 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: 12:43 pm - 1:13 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. President's conversation with John G. Tower -Texas drought -Clifford M. Hardin -Political impact -Bill -Administration activities -Gen. George A. Lincoln -Peter M. Flanigan -Possible legislation -Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico -Towers trip to Texas -Hardin's trip to Texas -Flanigan -John B. Connally -Flanigan -Public relations -Decade of service dinner -Presidents possible involvement
60 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Possible message by President -President's schedule -Television -Length -Dedication of Lyndon B. Johnson Library -Invitation by Johnson -Tour of library -Texas Republicans -Texas Republicans
Conv. No. 491-33 (cont.)
[Transcript #1: 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] Fulbright Committee -Testimony of unknown Navy Lieutenant -Congressional Record Promotion of Zosimo Delacruz Congress -Connally -John N. Mitchell -Connally -Views on Democrat leadership -Possible coalition -Republicans and Southern Democrats -Mitchell's possible role -House Republican leadership -Gerald R. Ford and Leslie C. Arends President's schedule -Meeting with Mitchell, Ford, and Arends -Connally -Financial meeting -Meetings Unemployment in key states
61 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-John J. Rhodes proposal -Peter M. Flanigan -Economic problems -California -National Security Council [NSC] -1972 defense budget -Inventory -Congress -California -Washington -Los Angeles -Unemployment rate -Sun-belt strategy -Inter-agency group -Defense contracts -Defense -Caspar W. (Cap) Weinberger -Impact on 1972 elections -Timeframe -Economy -Prospects -Flanigan -Staff -NSC -Defense contracts -David Packard -Procurement -Closing of bases -Henry A. Kissinger -Locations Demonstrations -Capitol Hill
Conv. No. 491-33 (cont.)
[Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 12:43 pm and 1:13 pm] [Conversation No. 491-33A] -Report on activities [End of telephone conversation]
62 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-John W. Dean, III -John D. Ehrlichman -Schedule [The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 12:43 pm and 1:13 pm] Conv. No. 491-33 (cont.) [Conversation No. 491-33B] [See Conversation No. 2-87] [End of telephone conversation] President's schedule -Connally -Meeting with Mitchell -Arends [The President talked with Dean at an unknown time between 12:43 pm and 1:13 pm] [Conversation No. 491-33C] [See Conversation No. 2-88] [End of telephone conversation] Demonstrations -Capitol Hill -Timing -Robert Maheu -Police -Lincoln Memorial -Southern Christian leadership group -Demonstrators -Appearance -Vietnam
63 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
President's schedule -Meeting with Mitchell, et al. -Congressmen -George Meany -Schedule President's schedule, May 7, 1971 -"Salute to Agriculture" -Meany House Republican leadership -Ford -Arends -Southerners Senate -Robert A. Taft, Jr. -Leadership -Southerners -Hugh Scott -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Southern strategy -Scott Kent State University -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] News coverage -First anniversary -Pictures -William K. "Billy" Schroeder -Uniform -Reserve Officer Training Corps [ROTC] -High school -College -Allison B. Krause -Father -Arthur A. Krause -Veterans -Production -Communists
Conv. No. 491-33 (cont.)
64 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[Transcript #2: 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] Conv. No. 491-33 (cont.) Kent State -Networks -Impact -Letters -Charles W. Colson President's previous press conference, May 1, 1971 -Patrick J. Buchanan's views -Domestic issues -Vietnam -Range of issues -1962 campaign -Questions -John Birch Society Press conferences -Television -News -Radio -Coverage -Television -Future -Television -Live -Camera -President's schedule -Press Vietnam -CBS reportage -Possible administration counterattacks -Televised press conferences
65 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Kent State -Network coverage The President and Haldeman left at 1:13 pm.
Conv. No. 491-33 (cont.) Conversation No. 491-34 Date: May 5, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:13 pm and 3:00 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people (Secret Service agents) entered. President's location -Executive Office Building [EOB] [Unintelligible] Presidents location -EOB The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 3:00 pm.