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Date: 
May 27, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 504-1 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:25 am and 9:33 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Presidents schedule -Meeting with unknown person Bull left at an unknown time before 9:33 am.
Conversation No. 504-2 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 9:33 am - 10:01 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. President's schedule -State Department -William P. Rogers [No conversation] [Unintelligible] Heads of State visits -Blair House -Visitors
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********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [National Security] [Duration: 18s ] Conv. No. 504-2 (cont.) SAUDI ARABIA
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** -Senegal -Unknown person -Accommodations -President's trips -Bangkok, Thailand -Accommodations -Blair House -Haldeman's memo to Emil (Bus) Mosbacher, Jr. -Senegal -Forthcoming visit by Leopold Sedar Senghor, June 18, 1971 President's future meeting -J. Edgar Hoover -Newspapers -Television -President's attitude -Vietnam War -Polls -Age -Federal Bureau of Investigations [FBI] Rose Mary Woods entered at an unknown time after 9:33 am.
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Conv. No. 504-2 (cont.)
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-John D. Ehrlichman Press -Unknown woman -Wire service people -George W. Cornell, Frank Cormier, Helen A. Thomas, Bill Tice [?] -Writing -Raymond K. Price, Jr.'s writing -Writings about President's southern trip -Dan Rather -President's southern trip -Crowds -Numbers -Signs -Commentary President's southern trip -George C. Wallace -Party -Unknown persons -Lawrence F. O'Brien, Jr. -North -Press conference -Double standard -South -Blacks -Kennedy family -[Dwight] David, II and Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Press coverage -Television
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-Texas -Democrats -Unknown persons -Wallace
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Head of State visits -Henry A. Kissinger -William P. Rogers -Foreign visitors -Senghor -President's press conference -Date -Africans
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HEAD OF STATE VISITS
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********************************************************************** -Accommodations -Blair House -Duration of stay Hoover -Press Staff -Responses to press -Richard A. Moore -Ronald L. Ziegler -Herbert G. Klein -John A. Scali Haldeman's possible daily meetings -Scali -Klein -Moore -Charles W. Colson Responses to press stories -Hoover -California earthquake -Press play for President -Arts and theater coverage -Funeral for policeman [Waverly M. Jones] -Murder of Black girl -Calls to Haldeman -Police -Murders in California -Murder of a Black girl -Presidents response -Letter -Account -Racial tension Police -Colson -Ziegler
Conv. No. 504-2 (cont.)
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-Letter Woods entered at 9:45 am. Invitation to unknown person -Kissinger Woods left at 9:46 am. President's schedule -Working lunches and dinners -Willy Brandt -Edward R.G. Heath -Brandt -Size -Criticism Conv. No. 504-2 (cont.)
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Congress -Harold E. Hughes amendment vote on May 26, 1971
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Presidents schedule -Governor Luis Ferre -Duration of stay in Washington -Meeting with the President, May 28, 1971 -Symbolism -Egil G. (Bud) Krogh and Ehrlichman -President's forthcoming meeting -President's forthcoming meeting with Rogers Certificates of appreciation -High schools -Cub Scouts -Reserve Office Training Corps [ROTC] -High schools -Presidential visits -Birmingham, Alabama -Los Angeles -San Clemente
Conv. No. 504-2 (cont.)
News of the day -Hoover -Television -Murders of police -Funerals -Ethnic and racial aspect -Presidents response -Announcement of forthcoming police meeting, June 3, 1971 -Drug problem -Department of Health, Education, and Welfare [HEW] -Elliot L. Richardson -Robert H. Finch -Hard line -Psychiatrists -Drug dealers -Marijuana -Cures -Methadone
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-President's role -Moral leadership -Children -National speech to be made by President -Radio speech -Schools -Educational television -Speech with charts -Speeches on foreign and domestic policy -Alabama youth -College lecture -Colloquial style Kissinger entered at 9:57 am. Rogers meeting -Before lunch Presidents schedule -Rogers meeting -King Faisal meeting
Conv. No. 504-2 (cont.)
Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Latest developments -Kissinger's meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin, May 27, 1971 -Unknown person in Vienna Stephen Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:57 am. Thelma C.(Pat) Nixon's schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 10:01 am. SALT -Vladimir S. Semenov US relations with Soviet Union -Leonid I. Brezhnev Doctrine -Prague -United Arab Republic [UAR] -Character of relations
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-Soviets -Russians -Peoples Republic of China [PRC] -Summit -Semenov -News summary -Negotiations -Timing -Possible date Kissinger left at 10:01 am.
Conv. No. 504-2 (cont.)
Conversation No. 504-3 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 10:01 am - 10:03 am Location: Oval Office Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Lyndon B. Johnson Library Oval Office furnishings -Objet d'art -Library -Gifts The President entered at an unknown time after 10:01 am. Placement of gift from Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Saud Faisal [King of Saudi Arabia] An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 10:01 am.
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SAUDI ARABIA
Conv. No. 504-3 (cont.)
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The President, Butterfield, Mrs. Nixon, and the unknown man left at 10:03 am.
Conversation No. 504-21 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:03 am and 10:36 am Location: Oval Office Alexander P. Butterfield met with an unknown woman and Secret Service agents. Oval Office furnishings -Lucy Ferguson -Call for unknown object -Arrival of unknown object -Display of unknown object Preparations for Presidents return to Oval Office Butterfield, et al. left at an unknown time before 10:36 am.
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Conversation No. 504-4 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 10:36 am - 11:50 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Saud, Isa Sabbaugh and Camile Nowfels; the conversation is in progress when the recording begins. US relations with Saudi Arabia -President's last meeting with King Faisal -Waldorf Astoria Hotel -1965 or 1966 -Previous talks -William P. Rogers -Report to President about talk with King Faisal Ronald L. Ziegler and members of the press entered at 10:41 am. Sabbaugh Photograph session Ziegler and the press left at an unknown time before 11:24 am.
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SAUDI ARABIA
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Departing comments -Gift The President, et al., left at 11:50 am.
Conv. No. 504-4 (cont.) Conversation No. 504-22 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:50 am and 11:52 am Location: Oval Office Alexander P. Butterfield met with an unknown person (Saudi Arabian official?) at an unknown time after 11:50 am. Presidents schedule -Presidents location [Unintelligible] Unknown request Kimberly [Surname unknown] enters at an unknown time before 11:52 am. Butterfield, et al. left at an unknown time before 11:52 am.
Conversation No. 504-5 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:52 am and 11:54 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. [Gift from Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Saud] -Sword
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 11:54 am.
Conversation No. 504-6 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:52 am and 12:05 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Open Door Hour Admiral R. C. ("Hugh") Robinson and Alexander M. Haig, Jr. entered at 11:54 am. President's appreciation of Robinson -National Security Council [NSC] -Henry A. Kissinger -Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -Robinsons previous service with the President
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Presentation of gifts -Golf balls Robinson and Haig left and Jack T. ("Tom") Cole and Frederic V. Malek entered at 11:56 am. President's appreciation of Cole's work Presentation of gifts -Cuff links Cole left and Robert Martin and Frank P. Rocco entered at 11:58 am. Photo session President's appreciation of Martin's and Rocco's work Marijuana -Presidents view on legalization Presentation of gifts -Cuff links -Golf balls Martin, Rocco and Malek left and Bull conferred with the President at 11:59 am. Photographs of President and Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon Mr. and Mrs. Carson M. Howell and Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 11:59 am. Carson Howell's career in government -Duration -Mrs. Howell -Indiana Photograph with the President Presidential ashtray Appreciation of the Howells President's appreciation of Carson Howell
Conv. No. 504-5 (cont.)
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Mr. and Mrs. Howell left and Butterfield conferred with the President at 12:02 pm. Press photograph of Catherine May Bedell Bedell, Malek and Peter G. Peterson entered at 12:02 pm. Preparations for photo session Conv. No. 504-6 (cont.) Bedell's nomination [Chairperson -designate of US Tariff Commission] -Announcement by President -Timing -Senate Photo session [General conversation] State Department Bedell's forthcoming responsibilities -Peterson Presentation of gifts for Bedell and her husband -Paper weight Bedell -Peterson's relations with Bedell -Briefings -Staff -Bedell's access to the President -Peterson -Kissinger -Foreign policy -John D. Ehrlichman -Domestic policy -Bedell's appreciation of President Open Door session -Evaluation Bedell, et al., left at 12:05 pm.
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Conversation No. 504-7 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:05 pm and 12:10 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Meeting with Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 12:10 pm.
Conv. No. 504-6 (cont.)
Conversation No. 504-8 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman.
Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Sauds visit
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SAUDI ARABIA
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-Possible impact of recent meeting on US Jews
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Visits by Heads of State -Blair House use -Haldeman call Wiliam P. Rogers -Anastasio Somoza Debayle -Expense -Food -Refreshments -Military responsibilities -Gen. James S. (Don) Hughes -Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -Hughes -Military District of Washington unit -State visits -President's appreciation -Possible letter to Moorer -Appreciation -Washington, DC -Public impression -Crowd size -King Faisal [?] -Somoza's visit
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-Value of meetings -Political impact -Time required -Blair House -Africans -Instructions to Haldeman -Presidents note to Hughes Presidential press conference -Scheduling -Congress -Bureaucracy Peter G. Peterson -Economic presentation to bipartisan leadership -President's attendance -Reception -Schedule -Date -Location of presentation -Number of attendees -Attendees President's schedule -Rose Mary Woods
Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.)
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-Michael J. (Mike) Mansfield, Carl B. Albert -Vietnam -Robert S. Elegant
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-Los Angeles Times -Presidents possible meeting -Elegants location -Chalmers Roberts -Wiliam S. White -Charles E. Wilson -Meeting with President -Unions -Anti-trust laws -Meeting with Peter M. Flanigan -President to meet with Spiro T. Agnew -Trip to Korea -Henry A. Kissinger -John N. Mitchell -Dr. [Edward] Zigler to meet with President -Final report of White House Conference on Children -Businessmen's dinner -Maurice H. Stans dinner -W. Clement Stone dinner -National Association of Businessmen [NAB] -Business council -Peterson -Briefing -Dinner -Timing -Clark MacGregor's recommendation -President to meet with Republican regulars -House conservatives -Samuel L. Devine -Daniel H. Kuykendall -Birchers -House loyalists -Kuykendall task force -Devine -Bill Archer -Page Belcher -William G. Bray -J. Herbert Burke -John N. (Happy) Camp -Don H. Clausen and Delwin Clawson -George Collins
Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.)
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-Philip M. Crane -Edward J. Derwinski -John H. Duncan -MacGregor -Senate candidates -Meeting with President -William B. Saxbe -Kuykendall -Invitation from Melvin R. Laird -Somoza dinner -Camp David -Farewell call of Danish Ambassador -Meeting with unknown woman -Unknown man
Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.)
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-National merit scholars -Agnew -President's previous meeting, 1970 -High school students -18 year old vote -Location of Agnews forthcoming meeting -Blair House Mitchell Youth vote -Identification with youth -Old folks
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-National merit scholars President's schedule -President's possible appearance -New Hampshire General Court -Robert C. Hill -Peterson -President's possible visit to New Hampshire -Maine
Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.)
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PROTECTION OF THE PRESIDENT
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-President's visit to Maine -President's visit to New Hampshire -Legislature -Cancer research center -Federal grant -Dartmouth University -Commencement -Summer session -Medical school -Manchester -Primary -Memos to Haldeman -Jeffrey Bell -Patrick J. Buchanan -Kevin P. Phillips -Primary
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Primary states -Oregon -Wisconsin -Nebraska -New Hampshire -Presidents possible visit -Dreyfuss Island -Reception -Hill -Summer resorts -Maine -Dreyfuss Island -Chadd's Ford, Pennsylvania museum opening -Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon -Wyeth family -Pennsylvania -American Medical Association [AMA] -40,000 doctors in Atlantic City -Cancer -Political impact -Edward L. Morgan -Health speech -June 21-22, 1971 -California -California -Mitchell Kissinger entered at 12:40 pm. Vietnam -Nguyen Van Thieu President's schedule -California -Thieu -Meetings -Goals meeting -Thieu -Fourth of July weekend -Honor America -Champaign, Illinois
Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.)
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-University -Possible festivities -Inspirational speech -California -Midway -Congress -AMA -California -AMA -Possible reception Haldeman left at an unknown time before 1:00 pm. US relations with Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -President's meeting with William P. Rogers -Balance of force reductions -Chinese representation -Balance of force reductions -Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] -Forthcoming National Security Council [NSC] meeting -Rogers -Europeans -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Discussion with USSR -September -Kissinger Meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Letter -Rogers -Cut in forces -Laird
Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.)
Two Chinas issue -US strategy -Peoples Republic of China [PRC] and Taiwan, Republic of China [ROC] -Chinese nationalists -Taiwan -United Nations [UN] Security Council Seat -Robert D. Murphy -UN Security Council Seat -British -Rogers
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-Forthcoming consultations -Status of decision making -Consensus -Chinese -Rogers -Politics -Eastern newspapers Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.) ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 7 [National Security] [Duration: 37s ]
CHINA
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BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 10 [National Security] [Duration: 22s ]
CHINA Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.) END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 10 ****************************************************************************** -Peking -Presidents possible visit -Rogers -Non-committal position -UN Security Council Seat -Credentials issue -US veto -Majority -Issues
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CHINA
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-Representation -PRC, Taiwan -Security Council
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-George H.W. Bush -State Department Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions [MBFR] -Timing -NSC meeting -Laird -Rogers -Andrew J. Goodpaster Two Chinas issue -Consultation with allies -British -Australians -USSR -Kissinger's memo to the President -Dobrynin's comments to Kissinger -Consequences for USSR -PRC in UN -USSR -Chinese revolution -Harold Lee -Mao Tse Tung -Ho Chi Minh -Josef V. Stalin -PRC compared to USSR -Communist Country -Communist Party -Army -Taiwan -Changing US policy
Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.)
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CHINA
Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.)
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-Possible PRC reaction -Seat in Security Council -US present policy -Taiwan -Peking Stephen B. Bull enters at an unknown time after 12:40 pm. President's schedule -King Faisal Agnew -Rogers Presidents schedule -King Faisal Kissinger and Bull left and Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 1:00 pm. Kissinger The President and Butterfield left at 1:00 pm.
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 504-9 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 2:32 pm - 2:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Conv. No. 504-8 (cont.) President's schedule -Meeting -William P. Rogers -Henry A. Kissinger Letter Butterfield left at 2:35 pm.
Conversation No. 504-10 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 2:39 pm - 2:42 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods.
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Conversation No. 504-11 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 2:42 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman; Alexander P. Butterfield can be heard in the background. Wiliam P. Rogers President's schedule -C and M [Congressional mixer?] -Meets on Wednesday -President's attendance -Congressional event -President's schedule for next Wednesday -Congressional event -Briefing -Melvin R. Laird -Anastasio Somoza Debayle visit -Presidents forthcoming trip to California
Conversation No. 504-12 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 2:42 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Meeting with William P. Rogers Butterfield left at 2:42 pm.
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 504-13 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 2:42 pm - 4:26 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. Unknown person's letter to Time magazine -Tone -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Democrat -NATO -Letter William P. Rogers entered at an unknown time after 2:42 pm. Lunch -Food -Refreshments People's Republic of China [PRC] Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions [MBFR] -Forthcoming NATO meeting -Melvin R. Laird -Rogers attendance -European Security Council -Negotiations -Reductions -Strategy -Germans -European Security conference -Berlin issue -Willy Brandt's comments on May 26, 1971 -Andrew J. Goodpaster -Defense Department -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Negotiations -Laird
Conv. No. 504-11 (cont.)
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-Limited, mutual reduction -Tanks -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Michael J. (Mike) Mansfield -Amendment -Mutual balance -Final agreement -Prospects -Type of reduction agreement -10% Reduction -Troops -Effect on the US -Manpower -Tanks -Symbolism -Congressional support for administration position -Europeans -German Desires -US strategy -Pace -Limited initial goals -Final balanced force division -Complexity -Europeans -10% Reduction -Progress of negotiations -Prospects -Role of the US -Timing -Force reductions -10% -USSR -Estimation of their response to force reductions -Studies -NATO Council -Kissingers conversation with unknown person -NATO Council -NATO Allies -Consultation Albanian resolution
Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-US position -Possible failure -United Nations [UN] vote -Important question -Admission of PRC -Expulsion of Taiwan -Prospect of passing -PRC admitted, Taiwan expelled -UN Security Council -Possible advantages of supporting
Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
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CHINA
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CHINA
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-US allies -Taiwan -Possible UN resolution -PRC -Admission by majority vote -Taiwan -Expulsion by two-thirds vote -Prospects for success -Seat in the Security Council -PRC -UN General Assembly -Taiwan and PRC in the UN -Issue of Security Council Seat -US veto -Credentials issue -PRC -Taiwan seat -US discussion with her allies -Speech -Prospects -UN
Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
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CHINA
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-Future course of US policy -PRC -Seat in the UN -SALT -USSR -Effect on USSR in the UN [Unintelligible] -PRC initiative -Ping pong diplomacy -Possible reaction of US public -PRC seated in the UN -Peace in Middle East -US relations with USSR -Berlin -Mutual balance of forces -Vietnam -Possible public reaction -Middle East -China -USSR -Two Chinas in the UN -Foreign policy leadership -Liberals -PRC -Seat in the UN -Expulsion of Taiwan -China lobby -Chiang Kai-shek -Lack of principle -Intellectuals -1972 election -Democrats -Taiwan -PRC -Two Chinas -Dual UN representation Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
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BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 7 [National Security] [Duration: 46s ]
CHINA Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.) END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 7 ******************************************************************************
-1970 UN resolution on PRC -Supporting votes -Abstentions -PRC -Inclusion in UN -Dual representation -Seat in the Security Council -UN vote
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CHINA
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-US relations with Taiwan Rogers forthcoming trip
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-Duration -Instructions for Rogers -US examination of position
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CHINA
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-Need for time
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CHINA
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-Change in US policy on PRC -Hardliners in Congress and in the press -China lobby -Exploration of allied views
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-Options -Press conference Two Chinas issue -US policy -Temporary delay -Chiang Kai-shek -President's decision -News story -US private discussions on PRC -Speech -British -French -American Bar Association [ABA] [?] -Role for Rogers -Possible speech [Unintelligible] -Great Britain -Chiang Kai-shek -US approach to other nations -Possible approaches to be used -Possible phrasing of proposal -How diplomats will respond -Delay -Possible consequences -Chiang Kai-shek -Delay -Role for Rogers -Announcement -Rogers view
Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
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CHINA
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CHINA
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 12 ****************************************************************************** -ABA [?] -Timing -Jacob K. Javits and George S. McGovern's resolution -Forthcoming hearings -NATO meeting -Laird -USSR -Australia -Summary of Rogers instructions -Timing -Possibility of President making a speech -Senate -ABA -Television
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Europe -Franklin D. [?] Roosevelt -US domestic support -Reduction of forces -Need for unity -UN -NATO Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.) [Unintelligible] Dr. David K.E. Bruce's replacement -Henry Cabot Lodge -Leonard Unger -Walter P. McConaughy -Foreign Service officers -Public officials -Vietnam negotiations -Prisoners of war [POWs] -[Names unintelligible] -[Forename unknown] Colmer [?] -Unger -Knowledge of Vietnam -Bruce's view of his job -Colmer [?] -Laird -Charles Nelson [?] UN appointment -George H.W. Bush -Unknown candidate -Rogers choice
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40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
MEXICO
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MEXICO
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41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
PRC -Rogers views -Delay -Tactics -Delay Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:09 pm. Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.) President's schedule -Meeting with John D. Ehrlichman and Egil G. (Bud) Krogh, Jr. in 10 minutes Bull left at an unknown time before 4:26 pm. PRC -State Department -Strategy -Lack of position -Press conference -Rogers -Marshall Green's advice -Two Chinas -Principle -Selfishness -Kissingers view -Delay -Two China position -Kissinger's visit to PRC -Universality -Possible votes in UN -PRC accepted by majority -Taiwan expelled by 2/3 vote -Domestic concerns -Polls -Possible announcements -President -Tactics -Credit Europe -MBFR -Reductions
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-US position
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Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
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-Russians -NATO Leadership -John Foster Dulles style of diplomacy -Jeremiah -Charles A.J.M. De Gaulle -Seventeen Nation Disarmament Conference -Nixon -Intellectual Opinion -Douglas [?] Dillon's comments to Kissinger -Presidents Vietnam policy -Kissinger's views -Soft-line -Intellectuals -Position on Nixon in 1972 -Influence -Senators MBFR -Vienna -Strategy -Reduction of forces
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Summit -European alliance -Rogers -Advisors -Tactics -Competence PRC -Rogers trip -Duration -Agha Mohammad Yahya Khan -Message -Date of delivery to PRC -Laird -Pakistani Ambassador -Kissinger's wire to Karachi -Laird -US Ambassador -Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -Code -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Moorer -Messages -Speed -Yahya in Lahore -Message to PRC -Date of reply -Chances of a reply -Presidential visit -Possible visit of a public emissary -PRC -Revolutionaries -Mao Tse Tung -Great March -Visit by the President Russians -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Kissinger's conversation with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin on May 27, 1971 -Trade deal -$500 Million -Possible Summit meeting Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Russian strategy -President's eagerness -Berlin -Trade -Summit -US desire for a Summit -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Vladimir S. Semenov Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.) -Announcement -Kissinger's conversation with Dobrynin -Antiballistic Missiles [ABM] -President's foreign policy style -Possible talking points -Summit -Date -Trade -Berlin -Russians need for a Summit -Kissinger's letters to Russians -Possible response of Llewellyn E. (Tommy) Thompson, Jr. -Berlin -Kissinger's cable to [David] Kenneth Rush -Delay -US strategy -Pace of events -Summit PRC -Kissingers planned trip
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TAIWAN
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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Mansfield Amendment -Meeting in Cabinet Room, May 13, 1971 -John J. McCloy's comments -Time magazine -Dean G. Acheson -Time magazine -Cyrus R. Vance Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:09 pm. President's schedule -John D. Ehrlichman Bull left at an unknown time before 4:26 pm. US politics -Vance -Democrats -Vance -Secretary of State -Edmund S. Muskie -Democrats -May 13 meeting -Hugh Scott -Meeting of the Arts Council -Support for the President -May 13 meeting -Gratitude to Kissinger -Statements attributed to Acheson and McCloy -Gen. Lauris Norstad -Vance -Clark M. Clifford -Norstad -Tour of duty with NATO Kissinger left at 4:26 pm.
Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 504-14 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:26 pm and 4:28 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Meeting with Ronald L. Ziegler, Egil G. (Bud) Krogh, Jr., and John D. Ehrlichman Bull left at an unknown time before 4:28 pm.
Conv. No. 504-13 (cont.)
Conversation No. 504-15 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: 4:28 pm - 6:38 pm Location: Oval Office Ronald L. Ziegler, Egil G. (Bud) Krogh, Jr., and John D. Ehrlichman met. Gift from Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Saud -Sword Greetings [General Conversation] Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Procedures -President's directive -Detective work -Local resources -Executive order directive
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Division of authority -Black girl killed in Mississippi -Federal crime -Civil rights -Unknown person -Step-grandmother -Mother -Stepmother -Mother's father -Harrison Williams bill -Zieglers possible statement -Administration's stance -Roles of police agencies -Directive -Possible call to Director -FBI -Political statement The President entered at an unknown time after 4:28 pm. -Summary -FBI -Killings of firemen and policemen -President's directive of November, 1970 -Investigations
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
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-97.4% of crimes solved within thirty days -President's FBI directive of November 1, 1970
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Possible announcement by Ziegler Ziegler left at 4:35 pm. Narcotics Special Action Office -Memo outlining steps -Trying to gain an initiative -Congress Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.) -Vietnam -Robert H. Finch -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Establishment -Starting June 1, 1971 -Directive to Melvin R. Laird -Elliot L. Richardson -Rehabilitation -Prevention -Education -Research -Rehabilitation -Washington, DC -Clinics of the Narcotics Treatment Administration -Methadone maintenance -Psychotherapy -Counseling -Control -Parole -Programs -Budget -Evaluation -Congress -Legislation -Appropriation -Office of Economic Opportunity [OEO] -Veterans Administration [VA] -Department of Defense [DOD] -Department of Health, Education, and Welfare [HEW] -Implementation -Legislative package to Congress -Timing -Richardson -New structure in HEW
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Special assistant -OEO -VA prevention programs -DOD prevention programs -Attorney General -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -Bill -John N. Mitchell -Law enforcement -Jerry V. Wilson -Treatment for heroin addicts -Crime rate -Methadone maintenance and street crime -Treatment programs -Reduction of crime
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
US servicemen and narcotics -Returning servicemen from Vietnam -Heroin -Cost -Vietnam and US compared -Stealing -Legislative efforts -Military -Identify, hold, and treat heroin addicts -Release into civilian life -Averting crime -Methadone -Example cited -Addicted Vietnam servicemen -Number -Krogh's visit to Vietnam -George P. Shultzs and Ehrlichmans visit to Vietnam -John E. (Jack) Ingersoll -Vietnam -President Nguyen Van Thieu -Ellsworth F. Bunker -Gen. Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Heroin smuggling into Vietnam -Smuggling entry points -Laos, Thailand, Cambodia
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Bunker -Thieu -Cable from Bunker to the White House Ziegler entered at 4:43 pm. Zieglers forthcoming press conference -Possible announcements -Drug problem -Krogh -Announcement by the President -Domestic Council -Richard G. Kleindienst -Letter -Law enforcement Ziegler left at 4:44 pm. International drug interdiction -Bunker -Vietnam -Anti-smuggling -Col. [Forename unknown] Hofson [?] -Rank -Laird -Drug programs in DOD -Laird's role in drug programs -Forthcoming meeting with President -Laird and Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -David Packard -Timing -Ingersoll -Report on trip -Ingersolls possible appointment -State Department -Ingersoll's role -Prevention in Turkey and France -Attorney General -Consolidating program -Ingersoll and Attorney General -International narcotics bills
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Multilateral -US assistance -US policy -Opposition -Economic and military aid -Treaties -United Nations [UN], North America Treaty Organization [NATO] -State Department Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.) -Turkey and France -Possible public statement by the President -Possible forums -Vietnam -Middle East -Far East -International nature of the drug problem -Finch and Rumsfeld -Armed forces -Legislative package -Supplemental appropriation -$110 million -HEW -$50 Million to Ingersoll
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-National Institutes of Mental Health [NIMH] -Methadone program -NIMH
52 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Methadone -Community mental health centers -Chicago -Washington, DC -Narcotics Treatment Administration -Psychiatrists -Money -NIMH funding -Financing for programs treating servicemen -Special Action Office -Secretary of Defense -Prevent discharge of addicts -Heroin problem Drugs as a social issue -Vietnam war protesters -Drugs -Nationwide problem -Finch-Rumsfeld report -Civilians -President as eyewitness -Rome -Paris -Nepal -Afghanistan -Commune -India
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
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INDIA
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53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Vietnam -Europe -Jobs -DOD -Abrams statement -Correlation of combat role and drug use -Boredom -Frustration Vietnam -Availability of drugs -Heroin -Cost -Thieu's reaction -Administrations complexity -Police force -Government -Prime Minister's family -National Security Council [NSC] -Tran Kim Quang -NSC -State Department meeting -Daniel P. (Pat) Moynihan's comments -Drug source -State Department official's comments
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
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SOUTHEAST ASIA
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54 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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-Heroin -History of problem -April 1970 -Marijuana -Amphetamines Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.) -Barbiturates -Marijuana -Seriousness of heroin problem -Administration efforts -Krogh visit -US armed forces -Proportion -Possible statement by President -Press conference -Possibility of a Presidential press conference on the issue of the drug problem in Vietnam Legislative package -John A. Scali -Timing -Staff efforts Bertram S. Brown [NIMH Director] -Richardson -Employment at NIMH -Possible firing -Conduct -Views on marijuana -Federal funding of psychiatric training -Brown's reaction -Comments at a Congressional hearing -Richardson's reaction -Frederic V. Malek -Richardson's assessment of the political ramifications -Possible Brown firing -Brown's marijuana quote -Washington Post -Possession of marijuana -Brown
55 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Job in Massachusetts -Richardson -Deputy NIMH -Brown's administrative abilities -Unknown book on HEW Richardson and Malek entered at 5:06 pm. Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.) -Hugh Scott -Edward W. Brooke -White House -Finch -Brown -Newspaper quotation -As administrator -Statements on marijuana Drug problem with veterans -President's forthcoming breakfast -Joint Chiefs of Staff -Service secretaries -Laird -David Packard Brown -Mental health -Cooperation from Brown -Richardson -NIMH -Brown's career -Department of Mental Health -Post-graduate work at Harvard University medical school -John A. Volpe -Department of Mental Health -Massachusetts -Volpe -Promotion to NIMH NIMH -Size -St. Elizabeth's Hospital -Washington, D.C.
56 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Fire hazards -Budget -Size -Administrative history -National Institutes of Health [NIH] -Reorganization -Health Services and Mental Health Administration [HSMHA] -Indian, public health, and hospital services Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.) -Vernon E. Wilson -University of Missouri -Malek -HSMHA -NIMH -Roger O. Egeberg -Wilson -Merlin K. Duval -Egeberg -Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon -Title -Possible meeting with the President Brown -Testimony before Congress -Ehrlichman's call to Richardson -Presidents concerns -Press conference, May 1, 1971 -Commission on marijuana and drug abuse -Brown's congressional testimony -Marijuana -Legalization -Penalties for use -Possible firing -Age -White House work -His testimony on marijuana -President's stand on marijuana -Consistency of statements -Philosophy -Psychiatry -Stan Yolles -Firing
57 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Brown -Previous work with Richardson -Massachusetts -Legislation on community health services -Local initiatives -Richardsons forthcoming discussion with Brown -Talking points Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.) -Uncompromising line -Veterans -Narcotics Special Action Office -Following administration policy -Richardsons responsibility Drug Addiction -Heroin abuse -Armed Forces -Numbers -Crime -Brown's views on heroin -Methadone -Brown -Richardson's meeting with Brown regarding drugs on May 26, 1971 -Krogh -Narcotics Special Action Office -Jerome H. Jaffe -Psychiatrist -Illinois ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 19 [Privacy] [Duration: 15s ]
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-Other candidates
58 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Psychiatrists -Community based mental health facilities -Group therapy -Alcoholism -Psychiatrist -Clergy -Group therapy -Yale University secret societies -Richardson -Brown -Possible meeting with the President -Jaffe -Previous experience -Age -World War I -World War II -Effect on US foreign policy -South Vietnamese smuggling drugs -Public reaction -Press stories -Subcommittee in the House -Robert H. Steele -Trip -Report -Vietnamese officials and heroin smuggling -Thieu -South Vietnam government -Bunker and Abrams meeting with Thieu -Steele -Bunker -Abrams -Thieu -Reporters in Vietnam -Possible White House reaction to press stories -Low profile -Steele -Thieu -Bunker's proposal to Thieu last week Health program -Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
59 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-White paper -HEW mailing -Congress, newspapers, radio, television -Richardson -William F. Buckley, Jr.'s program "Firing Line", May 26, 1971 -Buckley -Programs theme Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.) -Kennedy's health proposal Murder of black girl in Birmingham [?] -Response of Southern editors H.R. 1 -Status -Hearings in House Rules Committee -Wilbur D. Mills -Timing -Revenue sharing -Senate -Richardson's lobbying efforts -Carl T. Curtis -Ronald W. Reagan -Position -Edwin Meese, III -Frank C. Carlucci -California Rural Legal Assistance [CRLA] -Meese -Administration strategy -Edwin Reinecke -President's assistance -Reagan -Effects of H.R. 1 -Administration strategy -Planning a trip for Richardson -Commonwealth Club in San Francisco -Television appearance in Los Angeles Richardson and Malek left at 5:48 pm. President's schedule -Policemen
60 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Hoover -Dwight L. Chapin -Wednesday breakfast -JCS -Leaders meetings -Anastasio Somoza Debayle Krogh left at 5:49 pm. Gift -Sword -Saudis Richardson -Brown -Finch Leon Panetta's book -Finch -Ehrlichman -Civil rights -Resignation -Presidents statement on school desegregation, March 24, 1970 -Ehrlichman's staff Secretary Richardson -Henry A. Kissinger -William P. Rogers -Possible appointment -State Department An unknown woman entered at an unknown time after 5:49 pm. Rose Mary Woods -Location The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 5:51 pm. Haldeman entered at 5:51 pm. President's schedule Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
61 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Domestic Council -JCS -Breakfast -Boy Scouts -Somoza Drugs -Armed Services addiction problem -Presidents forthcoming meeting -Laird -Kissinger -Ingersoll -Laird -Packard -John N. Mitchell -Krogh Harrison A. Williams, Jr. -Cop-killers -Jail -Cops Hoover -Criticism Black Panthers -Guilt Kissinger entered at 5:56 pm. Anatoliy F. Dobrynin Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Internal policies -State Department -Treatment of Jews in the USSR -Statement regarding the USSR -White House -Kissinger's religion -Treatment of Blacks in the US -Max M. Fisher
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
62 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Drugs in Vietnam -Forthcoming meeting, June 3, 1971 -Arthur T. Downey -$120 million program -100,000 Vietnam veteran addicts -Krogh -Heroin Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.) -Congress -Drug trafficking -Thieu -Forthcoming meeting of President, JCS, Service Secretaries, Laird and Packard -Army -Volunteers -Cost of heroin in Vietnam compared to cost in US -Crime -Ehrlichman -Kissinger -Jaffe -White House Special Action Group -HEW -Defense Department -State Department -Finch and Donald H. Rumsfeld report -Drugs in Armed Forces in Europe -Civilian drug use -Hippies -Foreign policy considerations -Foreign service -Turkey -Importance as an issue -U. Alexis Johnson -Rogers -John N. Irwin, II -Attitude in the State Department -Status quo -Johnson's attendance at upcoming meeting -Ehrlichman -Drug trafficking -State Department's efforts -Turkey -Thailand
63 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Bunker -Americans in Europe -Finch and Rumsfeld report -Separate meeting -Forthcoming meeting -JCS -Armed Service Secretaries -Stanley R. Resor -Robert F. Froehlke -Resor's statement -Laird -Froehlke -Press -John H. Chafee -Robert C. Seamans, Jr. -Armed Services Secretaries -Veterans Administration -Donald E. Johnson -Leaks -Classified information -New York Times -Intelligence -Jack N. Anderson's column -Sources -Richard M. Helms -Defense Department -Arms Control and Disarmament Agency [ACDA] -Helms -Leaks -Missiles
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
64 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
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-Richardson -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Foreign Affairs -Rogers -Spiro T. Agnew's talk with Haldeman on May 26, 1971 -Article in Washington Star -Agnew's meeting with South African ministers -Rogers canceled meeting with South African minister -Trade discussions -African bureau -David P. Newsome -White House Policy on Blacks -Agnew -South African Minister of Information -Rogers call to Agnew Panetta -Book -Firing -HEW -Brooke -Scott -Finch and Ehrlichman -Firing Charles W. Yost -New summaries -Firing
65 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-State Department -Activities -Dean G. Acheson -Disloyalty Leaks -Missile silos -Anti-ballistic missiles [ABM] -US defense build-up -USSR Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -Memo by Roger Barth -IRS audit of Republicans in South Carolina -Don Bacon[?], Deputy Director in IRS -Audit of President's income taxes in 1961 -Culpability Wire taps -Robert C. Mardian -J. Edgar Hoover -Central File records -Mardians efforts -Robert F. Kennedy -National security -Political enemies -Hoover -Use of outsiders -Kissinger's phones IRS -John B. Connally -Tax audit -Johnnie M. Walters -Barth -Rose Mary Woods -Tax lawyer Leaks -Defense Department and ACDA
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
66 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vietnam -Kissinger's relations with Laird -Laird's meeting with President -Helicopters in Vietnam -Connally -Importance of helicopters in Vietnam -Laird's goal in Vietnam -Bombing in North Laos -Laird order -Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -Daily reports -Haig -ACDA -Leaks -Defense and ACDA -Philip J. Farley -Gerard C. Smith -Intelligence -Possible consequences of leaks -Staff meeting of May 27, 1971 -John Finney -Intelligence -Mining Leaks -National security tap on John Finney -Hoover -Subpoena -Surveillance -Helms -Breaking the law -Photographs -Surveillance operations -Government -Private person -New York Times -Finney -Identity of leakers -Finneys sources -National security
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
67 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Photographic equipment -Congress -Secret government clearances -Oath of secrecy -Identity of leakers -White House -State Department -ACDA -Smith -ACDA -Farley -Defense Department -Lairds office -Moorer -Robert E. Pursley -Need for administration action -1972 election -State Department -Loyalty -Defense Department -Loyalty -Military -Robert S. McNamara -ACDA -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] Appointments -CIA -Gen. Robert E. Cushman, Jr. -Lt. Gen. Vernon A. Walters -Military -Cushman -Possible position -Commandant of the Marine Corps -Finch -Possible rank -Marine Corps -Maj. Gen James D. (Don) Hughes -JCS -CIA -JCS
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
68 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Moorer -Andrew J. Goodpaster -Reappointment -Cushman -Commandant -Goodpaster -CIA -Walters Domestic wiretapping -Walters -Cushman -National security -Walters -Conspiracy -Cushman Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
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Walters -Support for Nixon
69 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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INTELLIGENCE
Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
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70 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Garrison H. Davidson -Richard G. Stilwell -President's friendship with Stilwell -Davidson -Gen. Charles H. Bonesteel, III The President, Ehrlichman, Haldeman, and Kissinger left at 6:38 pm. Conv. No. 504-15 (cont.)
Conversation No. 504-16 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:27 pm and 9:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 9:00 pm.
Conversation No. 504-17 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:27 pm and 9:00 pm Location: Oval Office
71 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 9:00 pm.
Conversation No. 504-18 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:27 pm and 9:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a letter to John J. McCloy. Thanks for McCloy's letter of May 21, 1971
Conversation No. 504-19 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:27 pm and 9:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President dictated a letter to Thomas W. Fletcher. Fletcher -Deputy Mayor, Washington, DC
72 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-San Jose -John D. Ehrlichman
Conversation No. 504-20 Date: May 27, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:27 pm and 9:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. Call to James Cardinal McIntyre in Los Angeles
Conv. No. 504-17 (cont.)