496

Date: 
May 10, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 496-1 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:00 am and 12:46 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown persons met. [UNINTELLIGIBLE] The unknown persons left at an unknown time before 12:46 pm
Conversation No. 496-2 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:00 am and 12:46 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown persons met. [UNINTELLIGIBLE] The unknown persons left at an unknown time before 12:46 pm
Conversation No. 496-3 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:00 am and 12:46 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown persons met. [UNINTELLIGIBLE] The unknown persons left at an unknown time before 12:46 pm
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 496-4 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:00 am and 12:46 pm Location: Oval Office An unknown man [Secret Service agent] talked with an unknown person
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The unknown man [Secret Service agent] left at an unknown time before 12:46 pm.
Conversation No. 496-5 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: 12:46 pm - 12:48 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman [Unintelligible] Schedule -President's breakfast meeting, May 10, 1971 -Gerald R. Ford -A position
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Wilbur D. Mills -Agriculture -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Ford -Position Ehrlichman left at 12:48 pm
Conversation No. 496-6 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:48 pm and 12:57 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Meeting with Henry A. Kissinger -Time Bull left at an unknown time before 12:57 pm
Conversation No. 496-7 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:48 pm and 12:57 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen Bull Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 12:57 pm
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 496-8 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:48 pm and 12:57 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person. A delivery The unknown person left at an unknown time before 12:57 pm Conv. No. 496-5 (cont.)
Conversation No. 496-9 Date: May 19, 1971 Time: 12:57 pm - 1:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger Institute of world politics, Moscow -Kissinger's meeting with Director Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] negotiations -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] position -Proposal -Alexander M. Haig, Jr., Anatoliy F. Dobrynin A message Vietnam -Negotiations -Dobrynin -Hanoi -Le Duan -USSR, People's Republic of China [PRC] -Xuan Thuy
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
SALT -Dobrynin -US instructions Vietnam -President's meeting with Nguyen Van Thieu -Timing Conv. No. 496-9 (cont.) SALT -USSR -Politburo Vietnam -Negotiations -Congress -Howard K. Smith -Possible proposal by President to Congress -Dobrynin -US position -Draft -Meeting with Thieu SALT -USSR Vietnam -Negotiations -President's meeting with Thieu -Congress -Cooper-Church Amendment, McGovern-Hatfield amendment -Effect -Negotiations -David K. E. Bruce -Possible deadline -President's meeting with Thieu -Deadline -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Congress -Briefings -Kissinger -Haig -Agriculture representatives, May 7, 1971
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Kissinger -Meeting with Ronald W. Reagan, May 8, 1971 -President's April 7, 1971 Speech -President's April 7, 1971 Speech -President's policies -Public opinion SALT Conv. No. 496-9 (cont.) -USSR -Doves and Hawks -USSR -Berlin -D[avid] Kenneth Rush, Kissinger, William P. Rogers, USSR ambassador -US position -Instructions to Rush -PRC -Possible speech by President -Proposal -National command -Antiballistic Missile [ABM] -Gerard C. Smith -USSR -Schedule -Doves -USSR position -Dobrynin -Berlin -Possible public opinion -Sino-Soviet relations -Rogers Statement -Possible effect -Kissinger's conversation with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman -President's statement -Dobrynin Vietnam -US role -Thieu -Le Duan -Moscow -President's meeting with Thieu
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Midway -Date -PRC -US role -Vietnamization -Troop withdrawals -Casualties -Numbers for week -Senate -Frank F. Church's statements -Administration -SALT, Summit -Negotiations -US offer -Dates -Thieu -POWs -North Vietnamese position -Bombing -Negotiations -Timing -Xuan Thuy, Kissinger -US offer -North Vietnamese Response
Conv. No. 496-9 (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] -Demonstrations -Press coverage USSR PRC initiative -Kissinger forthcoming trip
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****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [National Security] [Duration: 22s ] Conv. No. 496-9 (cont.) PAKISTAN
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-Meeting arrangements
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PAKISTAN
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-USSR -Pakistan -US ambassador Joseph S. Farland -Agha Mohammad Yahya Khan -Idea of Special Emissary -USSR -Possible trip
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-Arrangements -Special Emissary -Bruce -Robert D. Murphy Vietnam -Demonstrations -President's policy -President's critics USSR, PRC -Meeting -Arrangements SALT Kissinger left at 1:30 pm
Conv. No. 496-9 (cont.)
Conversation No. 496-10 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:30 pm and 2:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person Presidents schedule -Delivery of item to the President The unknown person left at an unknown time before 2:35 pm
Conversation No. 496-11 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: 2:35 pm - 2:39 pm Location: Oval Office
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President met with Rose Mary Woods President's schedule -Previous trip to Gateway National Park [Forename unknown] Griffin -Capitol Hill work -Health -A previous visit to Oval Office -Frank M. Blair -Future visit to Oval Office Candy -Gifts -A letter -Delivery Glen Campbell Gifts -White House press event entertainers -Arte Johnson, Jane Taylor, Nashville Brass -A trip by President -Gift case Conv. No. 496-9 (cont.)
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Possible business award -Number -Business community
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-Possible categories -Hiring Vietnam veterans -Ecology -Hiring the handicapped -Peter M. Flanigan, John C. Whitaker -Business community Correspondence Oval Office renovation -Redesign -Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixons view -Windows, curtains Correspondence -Former members of Congress organization -A pin -Cost Conv. No. 496-11 (cont.)
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[Pause] -An item for the President's attention -Harold Lee -Disposition of research on Nixon -Nixon Library
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Conv. No. 496-11 (cont.)
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President's schedule -Items to sign -Books -An event in the residence -Rex W. Scouten -A dinner -Family compared with public areas
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Oval Office renovation -Objective -Windows, view -Lyndon B. Johnson's office Nixon White House interior -Compared with Johnson White House -West wing lobby -Staff offices
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-Residence Patrick J. Buchanan and Shelley A. Scarney wedding -Nixon family appearance -Buchanan family Woods left at 2:39 pm Conv. No. 496-11 (cont.)
Conversation No. 496-12 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: 2:40 pm - 3:08 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
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[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] President's schedule -Plans for radio speeches
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-President's review -Possible forthcoming press conference -Patrick J. Buchanan's schedule -Possible radio speech -Senior Citizens Week -A Florida event -Possible radio speech -Demonstrations Cancer program -Congress -Announcement -Responsibility -National Institutes of Health [NIH], President -Announcement -President -Elliot L. Richardson Agency briefings -President's role -Role of Richardson and others -President's role -Press Henry A. Kissinger's briefing -Press Press briefings -John A. Scali, Ronald L. Ziegler -Length Demonstrations -William L. Safire
Conv. No. 496-11 (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]
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
President's conversation with Kissinger Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Presidents trip -Plans -Kissinger -Soviet interests -William P. Rogers -A Reply Vietnam -Negotiations -Le Duan -Moscow -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Kissinger -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Prospects Berlin negotiations People's Republic of China [PRC] -Initiative -Kissinger Vietnam -US combat role -Negotiations -Nguyen van Thieu -Kissinger -Timing -US position -Le Duan PRC initiative Rogers President's schedule
Conv. No. 496-12 (cont.)
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Republican congressmen -Meeting with Rogers -Press photo coverage -Republican congressmen -Possible breakfast -William M. Colmer's luncheon, May 11, 1971 -Leslie C. Arends -Gerald R. Ford -Number -Timing of President's meeting -Colmer luncheon -Carl B. Albert -Possible breakfast -Cabinet meeting -Rogers trip report -Maurice H. Stans's trip report -Rogers' trip report -An East Room event -Meetings with Congressmen -Supersonic Transport [SST] -John A. Volpe -Cabinet meeting -Staff meetings -An event -Scali, Safire -Possible speech by President[?] -Theme -Lyndon B. Johnson Library dedication -William F. (Billy) Graham -Florida or Washington departure -Graham's schedule -North Carolina -Possible flight plans Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 2:40 pm Presidents schedule -President's signature -Photographs -Rose Mary Woods -Secretaries
Conv. No. 496-12 (cont.)
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-Woods Bull left at an unknown time before 3:08 pm
President's schedule -Johnson Library dedication -Graham's schedule -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -President's departure from Florida -Presidential plane -Graham's[?] schedule -Florida -Florida George P. Shultz's schedule -May 10, 1971 staff dinner -Return from a trip -Lunch with Fortune magazine staff Presidents schedule -Upcoming meeting with Ehrlichman
Conv. No. 496-12 (cont.)
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Public opinion -President's policies -California -Kissinger's report -Washington
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Compared with Johnson's "Great Society" -Johnson Library opening publicity -"Great Society" -Revenue sharing, welfare reform, government reorganization, environmental reform -"New American Revolution" -Raymond K. Price, Jr., Safire -Public relations Conv. No. 496-12 (cont.) -Accomplishments -Population issue, Urban Affairs Council, food programs -A slogan -Law and order theme -Washington, D.C. demonstrations -Ziegler -Wilson -Effectiveness -Ziegler -Wilson's statement Haldeman left at 3:08 pm
Conversation No. 496-13 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: 3:08 pm - 4:53 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman, Kathleen O'Melia, Ann Broomell, and Tara O'Donahue; the White House photographer was present. Introductions Future plans Photo arrangements Weather Telephone
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
President's memos An unknown girl's trip to Europe Gifts -Books -President's signature Conv. No. 496-12 (cont.)
O'Melia, Broomell, and O'Donahue, and the White House photographer left at an unknown time before 3:10 pm President's schedule -[Unintelligible] Congress -Clark MacGregor -John W. Byrnes -Gerald R. Ford -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew George P. Shultz entered at 3:10 pm President's schedule -Gateway East -Nelson A. Rockefeller Congress -Byrnes -Wilbur D. Mills President's schedule -Railroad presidents' meeting -Timing -Deregulation proposals -Notification of [name unintelligible] Revenue sharing -Possible actions by Mills -Agnew's trip to Tennessee -Nashville Banner -Editorial position
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Mills' speech -Forthcoming report by a Tennessee legislator -Associated Press story -Congressional vote -Possible actions -Agnew Supersonic Transport [SST] -MacGregor -Warren G. Magnuson and Henry M. (Scoop) Jackson -Roles MacGregor Washington, D.C. demonstrations -News magazines -H.R. (Bob) Haldeman An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 3:10 pm President's schedule -MacGregor The unknown person left at an unknown time before 3:15 pm Washington, D.C. demonstrations -News magazines -President's standing abroad -Robert H. Finch and Donald H. Rumsfeld's report -Ride with Shultz from Andrews Air Force Base [AFB] MacGregor entered at 3:15 pm Revenue sharing -Mills' speech -President's February 4, 1971 report to Congress -MacGregor's meeting with Byrnes -Committee jurisdictions -Byrnes' previous meeting with Shultz -Byrnes' position -Public announcement -Mills Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Public statement -Need -Tax effort [?] -Dollar formula -Criteria Environment [?] -Conservation Federation -MacGregors meeting with an unknown man SST -Kenneth E. BeLieu and MacGregor -Meeting with Magnuson and staff -Jackson -Calls -Jack Horner[?] -Magnuson's position -White House position -Jackson's position -Magnuson and staff -House, Senate action -Effect -House and Senate conference committee -House vote -Vote changes -James A. Burke of Massachusetts -Richards H. Poff -Health -[Name unintelligible] -Call from Shultz -Message from President -Lockheed -George Meany -White House effort President's schedule -Meeting with Mills, May 11, 1971 -William M. Colmer -John N. Mitchell -Senators -Possible postponement of a meeting
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Meeting with Mills -Time -SST vote -Breakfast meeting, May 10, 1971 -Attendants -John B. Connally - Ford, Byrnes -Carl Albert
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
Connally -Schedule, May 24 and May 25, 1971 -Possible appearance before committee on revenue sharing -Considerations -Mills -Schedule -European meeting -May 25, 1971 Revenue sharing -Mills -Future meeting with Shultz -Position -Agnew -Shultz's meeting -Ford -Mills' possible action -White House response -Richard B. Ogilvie and Rockefeller -General revenue sharing -Welfare -Mills -Edwin L. Harper, Jim Cannon -Purpose -Benefits for states and cities -Mills -Shultz's meeting -Time -A 4:00 meeting with [name(s) unintelligible] -Agnew meeting -Rockefeller, Ogilvie -Agnew -Ehrlichman and Harper -Rockefeller
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Mills -Purpose -Federalization of welfare Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:15 pm President's schedule -Meeting with William P. Rogers -Press and photo coverage Bull left at an unknown time before 3:28 pm Revenue sharing -Mills' May 10, 1971 speech -Wire service reports -Phrasing -Mills -Shultz's forthcoming meeting -Time -Hearings on H. R. 1 -Breakfast -Byrnes -Shultz's meeting -A statement Ziegler entered at 3:28 pm President's schedule -Meeting with Rogers -Press and photo coverage Revenue sharing -Agnew -Meeting with Ehrlichman and Shultz Ehrlichman, Shultz, and MacGregor left at 3:30 pm President's schedule -Meeting with Rogers -Press and photo coverage -Wire services -Future meetings
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Rogers entered at 3:00 pm Rogers' reports Rogers' appearance Photo arrangements Ziegler left at 3:30 pm Middle East -Joseph J. Sisco -Egypt Ziegler and photographers entered at an unknown time after 3:30 pm [Camera noise] An unknown man Ziegler and photographers left at an unknown time before 3:38 pm. Rogers' Trip -Itinerary and schedule -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Berlin -Southeast Asia Treaty Organization [SEATO] meeting in London -Thailand, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, Pakistan, US -Purpose Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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SEATO
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
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-Thailand -President's policies in Vietnam -Thanom Kittikachorn[?] -Reports from Thailand -A PCC [?] Meeting -Rogers' position -International court of justice at the Hague -Rogers discussion with Thanom
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THAILAND
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-SEATO meeting
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Dinner with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle -Princess Anne, Prince Phillip -Dinner at Hampton Court -Sir Alec Douglas-Home -Edward R.G. Heath
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UNITED KINGDOM
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Donald H. Rumsfeld and Robert H. Finch's Trip to Europe -Report on support for President -George P. Shultz Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 3:38 pm Cabinet meeting, May 11, 1971 -Possible report by Rogers -Report on desalinization -John D. Ehrlichman -Dr. Edward E. David, Jr. -Length -President's attendance -Report by Rogers -President's attendance -Meeting on SST -Report on desalinization Henry A. Kissinger entered at 3:41 pm. Butterfield left at 3:42 pm.
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Rogers' trip -British television appearance -British Broadcasting Company [BBC] -Walter H. Annenberg's letter -News accounts -Annenberg's call to President in Palm Springs -SEATO meeting Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.) -Queen Elizabeth's dinner -Rogers' position -Central Treaty Organization [CENTO] meeting -Turkey and Iran -US position -Turkey, Iran, United Kingdom, Pakistan, and US -Pakistan and India -Home -Support for President's policies on communism -Turkey -New Turkish Government
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TURKEY
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28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-US policy -Rogers view -Congressional support -Support for US -Saudi Arabia
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MIDDLE EAST
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-Jordan -King Hussein ibn Talal -Fedayeen -Reception for Rogers -Palestinians -Hussein -Dinner, drive -Crown -Tour with Rogers, Prince and Sisco -Jordan River Valley -Dead Sea -Tour with Hussein -Christ's Baptismal Site -A Canal -Water irrigation Cabinet meeting, May 11, 1971 -Desalinization -David
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-President's cancer program -Breeder reactor -David [?] -Cost Middle East -Water -Compared with the Imperial Valley of California -Jordan -King Hussein -Position on peace negotiations -Trip with Rogers to Golan Heights -Jordan River Valley -Battles -1970 War -1946 War -Israeli Tanks -Refugee Camps
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
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JORDAN, LEBANON
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-Lebanon -Rogers departure from Beirut -Press coverage -Tour with Lebanese President
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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LEBANON
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
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-Lebanon -Equipment -Rogers' drive in Beirut -Public opinion -Egypt -Aswan Dam -Security -Beirut -Public opinion -Rogers' actions -Arabs, Israelis -Mrs. Gamal Abdel Nasser -Secretary and Adele Rogers' visit -Press coverage -Abdul Mohammad Hijazi [?] -El Aram -Foreign Minister's wife (Mrs. Mahmoud Riad) -Alexandria -Effect of Rogers' visit -Anwar El Sadat -Jihan Sadat -Conversation with Rogers -USSR, US -Relations with the West -Pro-Arab stance -Peace with Israel -Aharon Yariv [?]
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-United Nations -US -Improving relations with US -Suez -Settlement -Sudan -Possible improvement -Libya -Mammar Qaddaffis view -Egyptian military -Suez Canal -Israel -Egyptian troop positions -Observer force -USSR presence -Costs -Diplomatic relations with the US -Sadat -Commitment to peace -Military position Ziegler entered at 4:15 pm. -Ziegler's briefing on Rogers trip and report to President -Language -Points Ziegler left at 4:17 pm. -Egypt -Sadat -Position -Israel -Withdrawal from the Suez Canal -Compared with Nasser -Settlement on the Suez -Reconciliation with Israel -Relations with US -Peace initiatives -US, Israel -Possible settlement
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Sisco -Foreign Minister Mahmoud Riad -Suez Canal -Press reports -US role -Residence -Nasser -Rogers' request of Foreign Ministers to See Mrs. Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.) Nasser -Position -Israel -Rogers' meetings with Cabinet and Knesset -Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defense -Government position -US position ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 9 [National Security] [Duration: 12s ]
FOREIGN AFFAIRS
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-US position, President's position -Other nations -US position -Attendees -Golda Meir, Moshe Dayan, Yatzhak Rabin -Abba Eban -Dayan and Moshe Baram[?] -David Ben-Gurion -Meeting with Rogers -US position -Press coverage -US, French, Scandinavian, and Canadian Newspapers
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-London Times -Mrs. Meir -Dayan -Mrs. Meir -Meeting with Rogers -Past speeches -UN, Sadat -Dayan -Call to Sisco Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:17 pm.
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
President's meeting with M. M. Ahmed and Agha Hilaly of Pakistan Bull left at an unknown time before 4:53 pm. Middle East -Rogers trip to Gulf of Aqaba -General [Name Unintelligible] -Dayan and Sisco meeting -Sadat -Holy places -Rogers second meeting with Israeli cabinet -Mrs. Meir -Egyptians, Sadat -Ceasefire -Timing -Suez -Possible UN agreement -Dayan and Baram [?] -Knesset and Mrs. Meir -Knesset meeting -Speeches -Mrs. Meir -Military assistance -F-4 Phantoms -World opinion -Speech by Pope Paul VI -Robert Schumann meeting -Photo coverage
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 10 [National Security] [Duration: 2m 52s ] Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.) JERUSALEM
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Middle East -Egypt -Population growth since 1967 -Possible settlement -Sharm-el-sheik -UN force -Neutral nation participation -Sadats view -Arab/Egyptian presence -Israeli role -Sharm-el-sheik -Military installations -Mrs. Meir Vietnam -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Rogers statement -Response -Further action -Geneva convention -Presidents proposal -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -South Vietnam Middle East
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Timetable for settlement -Federation of Egypt, Libya, Syria -Sadat ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 11 [National Security] [Duration: 12s ]
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
MIDDLE EAST
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Winston S. Churchill -President's 1958 meeting -Ghana and Guinea federation
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UNITED KINGDOM
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Middle East -Possible settlement -Israel
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Rogers' reception in Tel Aviv -People -Success -Arabs ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 13 [National Security] [Duration: 5s ] Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.)
MIDDLE EAST
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-Possible UN settlement -Timing -Yariv[?] -Jerusalem -Pope Paul -Refugees -Pope -Yariv[?] -Jordan -Secretary and Mrs. Rogers' trip -Current situation -UN -George H.W. Bush -Tokyo, Ethiopia -George W. Ball -Work -Rogers' trip Salute to Agriculture exhibit on South Lawn -Cow and pig
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
President's schedule An unknown person's work Rogers and Kissinger left at 4:53 pm
Conv. No. 496-13 (cont.) Conversation No. 496-14 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: 4:54 pm - 5:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with M.M. Ahmed, Agha Hilaly, and Harold H. (Hal) Saunders Seating arrangements Pakistan -East Pakistan -Civil disturbances -US sympathy -US position -Situation -Solution -Talk of partition -UN General Assembly -Economic policy -Awami league -Leadership -Pakistani reaction -Constitutional justification -Awami league -Resolution -Request for US support An unknown person [Manolo Sanchez?] entered at an unknown time after 4:54 pm. Refreshments
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The unknown person [Sanchez?] left at an unknown time before 5:25 pm. Pakistan -East Pakistan -Population -Food program -US role -Army -International organizations -UN -East Pakistans economy -Food assistance -Effect of conflict on delivery Ahmed's schedule in US -[Name(s) Unintelligible] -Secretary of Agriculture [Clifford M. Hardin] -William P. Rogers -Henry A. Kissinger -Press -Agencies Pakistan -Press coverage -Relations with US -President, Rogers -Civil disturbances -US position -Congress, Senate -Economic assistance -Agency for International Development [Aid] -World Bank -A consortium -Economic development -Germany, Italy, Japan, Great Britain, US -World Bank -Timing -Possible future -Zulfikar Ali Bhutto -[Unintelligible]
Conv. No. 496-14 (cont.)
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-Constitution -Elections -Economy -Indira Ghandi [?] -Influences in West Bengal -Problems -New leaders in East Pakistan -Bhutto Conv. No. 496-14 (cont.) -East Pakistan, West Pakistan -Proportional representation in new parliament -Bhutto -President's interest -Finances -World Bank -Europeans -Germany and Great Britain -Sir Alec Douglas-Home -AID -Monetary problems worldwide -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin[?] -Douglas-Home -Edward R.G. Heath -US -Position of leadership -Rogers[?] -Central Treaty Organization [CENTO] meeting -A discussion with [Name Unintelligible] Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:54 pm. Presidents schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 5:25 pm. Pakistan -World Bank -Policy -US support -New leader Ahmed, et al., left at 5:25 pm
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Conversation No. 496-15 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: 5:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -John D. Ehrlichman -Delivery of a report Bull left at 5:25 pm
Conv. No. 496-14 (cont.)
Conversation No. 496-16 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown after 5:25 pm until 6:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. William P. Rogers -President's previous meeting -Relations with Henry A. Kissinger -President's meetings -Rogers' meetings -Rogers' report on trip -Kissinger's presence Middle East -Kissingers view Vietnam -Nguyen Van Thieu
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John D. Ehrlichman entered at 5:28 pm Revenue sharing -Ehrlichman's conversation with Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Wilbur D. Mills -1972 election -Presidents view Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.) -White House strategy regarding revenue sharing -Warren E. Hearnes -George P. Shultz -Upcoming conversation with Mills -Hearnes -Ehrlichman's conversation with Agnew -Gerald R. Ford Supersonic Transport [SST] -Upcoming vote -William M. Allen -Boeing Corporation -Contract costs -Current financial situation -Cost -Ford -Talk with Ehrlichman -Allen -Business Council meeting -Call from Warren G. (Maggie) Magnuson -Conversation with Ehrlichman -Bob Murphy of Boeing's Washington, D.C. office -William M. Magruder -Boeing -Contracts -Purpose -Jobs -Japan -North American Rockwell Corporation in Southern California -Boeing -Lockheed Corporation -Boeing -General Dynamics Corporation
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Economy -Seattle -Recovery -Boeing -Employment level -Groceries, rent, real estate -Labor force -Future -Southern California -Compared with Seattle -Seattle -Community efforts -Area -Compared with California -New Jersey, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana -Houston, Texas -Climate -Seattle and Southern California -Government subsidies to attract new industries -Monday night staff meetings -Ehrlichman, Shultz, Kissinger, and Haldeman -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -Location Middle East -Kissinger and Rogers -May 10, 1971 meeting -Israel -US policy -Suez -Rogers -Israel -Kissinger -Editorial writers and columnists -Israel, Vietnam -Joseph W. Alsop -Joseph C. Kraft -Vietnam -Jews -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -US policy -Israel
Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.)
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-Arabs -Great Britain -France -Italy -Visits to Israel -Edmund S. Muskie, Hubert H. Humphrey, Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy -John B. Connally Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.) -Israel -Rogers -May 10, 1971 meeting with the President -Kissinger -Israeli requests for assistance -Suez Kissinger -Israel -Vietnam -USSR/US relations -People's Republic of China [PRC] Rogers -Role -State Department Kissinger Rogers -Reception in Middle East -Statements on London -PRC/USSR relations -Report to President, Haldeman -Compared with Connally Middle East -Kissinger -Jacob K. Javits -Golda Meir -Jewish attitude toward Israel -Admiral Lewis L. Strauss -Arthur Goldberg -Appointment to United Nations [UN] by Lyndon B. Johnson -Compared with Irish attitude toward Northern Ireland
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-Meetings SST -Boeing -Magruder -Allen Ehrlichman's schedule Ehrlichman left at 5:45 pm President's schedule -Rogers -Future meetings with President -Kissinger's presence -National Security Council meetings -May 10, 1971 meeting with President -Kissinger's presence -President's schedule -Stephen B. Bull -Previous meeting with John N. Mitchell -Staff presence -George W. Romney, John A. Volpe, and Maurice H. Stans meetings -Ehrlichman, John C. Whitaker -Mitchell -Connally -Melvin R. Laird -Rogers -Kissinger's presence -Connally -Mitchell Middle East -May 10, 1971 staff meeting -Kissinger, Rogers -Israel -Kissinger -President's policy -Military aid -Political considerations -Support for Israel Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.)
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-Taft Schreiber, Theodore E. Cummings, Bernard (Bunny) Lasker, Max M. Fisher -Writers -Edmund S. Muskie supporters -Support for Israel -Public Opinion Staff schedules -Kissinger's trip -Florida trip -Frequency and length of vacations -White House staff -Florida -High-level staff -President -Camp David -Work -Florida -Work -Kissinger, Haldeman, and Ehrlichman -Frequency -Ehrlichman -Kissinger -Kissingers schedule -Office and social schedules -Vacations -Length -Timing -Haldeman's -Length -Florida, the Bahamas -Home -Camp David -Ehrlichman -Time with families -Kissinger -Camp David use -President -Ehrlichman -Facilities -President Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.)
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-Cabinet -Staff Press -Rogers -Press and photo coverage of President's meeting -Ronald L. Ziegler -Wire services, press pool Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.) -Cabinet and other groups -Press and photo coverage -President's relationship -Press conferences -Social events -President's trips -Coverage -Florida trip -President's relations -Herbert G. Klein -Gridiron Dinner -President's role -White House Correspondents Association Dinner -Program -President's role -Photos with entertainers -Handshaking -American Society of Composers, Authors, & Publishers [ASCAP] -Past and future dinners -Gridiron Dinner, White House Correspondents dinner -Haldeman's attendance -Speeches -Haldeman's role -Compared with businessmen's dinner -Possible meetings with candidates of press organizations -President's relations -Ziegler -Press conferences -Ziegler and Klein -Press events -Roles -Compared with Kissinger and ambassadors -Zielger's work -"Credibility gap"
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-Johnson's press statements -Budget -White House Correspondents Association dinner -President's relations -Possible column -Charles W. Colson -An event -Press dinners Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.) -President's attendance at Gridiron, White House Correspondents, and White House photographers dinners -Photos of President -Awards -A television segment Vietnam -Public opinion on Washington, D.C. demonstrations -May 10, 1971 staff meeting -Figures -Kissinger -Public opinion -Compared with World War II -Tanks in Africa -Storming of beachheads -Marines capturing Pacific Islands -Fighting force -Military -Social class -Gulf complex -Current situation -Presidents May 10, 1971 meeting with Kissinger -USSR, PRC -Peace settlement Monday night staff meetings -Ehrlichman, Haldeman, Shultz -Peter G. Peterson President's schedule -Weather -Trip to Camp David -Golf game with Rogers
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-Timing Gallup -Laos operation -Timing Rose Mary Woods entered at 6:09 pm Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.) President's schedule -Golf game with Rogers -Call -Time -Dr. W. Kenneth Riland [The President talked with Ehrlichman at an unknown time between 6:09 pm and 6:11 pm] [Conversation No. 496-16A] SST -Boeing -Ford, George Meany [End of telephone conversation] Correspondence[?] A new item Call to Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixon Ms. Woods left at 6:11 pm Rogers Cabinet -Rogers -Possible conversation with Haldeman
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PRC initiative -Kissinger -Pakistan -Kissinger Vietnam -Negotiations with North Vietnamese Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.) USSR -Answer on summit PRC Rogers -Statements in London USSR -Evaluation of US political scene PRC initiative -USSR knowledge [The President talked with Woods between 6:14 and 6:15 pm] [Conversation No. 496-16B] [See Conversation No. 2-137] [End of telephone conversation] Ziegler[?] Haldeman left at 6:15 pm
Conversation No. 496-19 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: 6:15 pm Location: Oval Office
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The President met with Manolo Sanchez. President's schedule The President and Sanchez left at 6:15 pm. Conv. No. 496-16 (cont.)
Conversation No. 496-17 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 6:15 pm and 7:47 pm Location: Oval Office Secret Service agents met. Presidents location ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Statute] [Duration: 4s ]
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Presidents location The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 7:47 pm
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Conversation No. 496-18 Date: May 10, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:47 pm and 8:04 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Julie Nixon Eisenhower.
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The President and Mrs. Eisenhower left at 8:04 pm