505

Date: 
May 26, 1971 - May 28, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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Conversation No. 505-1 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:08 am and 10:03 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Charles W. Colson -Assignment -Unknown activity of May 25, 1971 -Letters Bull left at an unknown time before 10:03 am.
Conversation No. 505-2 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:08 am and 10:03 am Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum. President dictates memorandum -William P. Rogers -Middle East -Israel -Jewish community in US -Jewish lobby -US aid
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ISRAEL
Conv. No. 505-2 (cont.)
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-Jewish lobby -Financial contributions to Congressmen and Senators -Media -US security interest -US policy post-1956
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ISRAEL
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-Persecution of Jews during World War II -Condition of Arab refugees -President's African trip, 1957 -Israel -Egypt
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-Morocco -Tunisia -Reaction by US Jewish community to report
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ISRAEL
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-Political decisions -Peace prospects
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ISRAEL
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-Negotiations -Presidents possible role
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Conversation No. 505-3 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:08 am and 10:03 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person. Unknown person's schedule The unknown person left at an unknown time before 10:03 am.
Conv. No. 505-2 (cont.)
Conversation No. 505-4 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: 10:03 am - 11:35 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. Police -Funeral -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Richard A. Moore -Memorandum to William P. Rogers -Telephone call to widow of policeman -Moore -Presidents view -Richard S. Schweiker -Bill -John N. Mitchell -Vietnam -Demonstration -Constituency -Moore
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-Peter M. Flanigan -Riots -Police Benevolent Association [PBA] -Charles W. Colson -Moore -Black Panthers -Bobby G. Seale -Jury -Chicago -Unknown woman Marijuana -Statement -Domestic Council -News summary -Jews -Psychiatrists -Moore -Legalization -Congress Henry A. Kissinger entered at 10:08 am. Presidents schedule -Nguyen Van Thieu -Possible meeting -Date -Frederick L. Hovde -California -Budget Sessions -North Vietnam -Forthcoming appointments -Paris -Meeting with Thieu -People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Date of Meeting -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Aleksei N. Kosygins letter -Walt W. Rostow -Lyndon B. Johnson Appreciation -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew
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-Proposed Trips -Korea -PRC -Greece
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GREECE
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-Korea -Thailand -Japan -Kissinger's trips -Korea -PRC -Agha Mohammad Yahya Khan -Kissingers forthcoming trip -Deception
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PAKISTAN
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-Pope Paul VI -Rogers -John A. Volpe -Italy -Spain -Portugal -Congo -Kenya -Cabinet officers trips -Trip report -Robert H. Finch -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Maurice H. Stans -Reports -[Forename unknown] Gleason -Vice President's proposed trips -Greece -Indonesia -Australia -New Zealand -Thailand -Iran -Cabinet officers -Air Force One -Rogers William F. (Billy) Graham -Unknown religious persecution case -Riga, Latvia -Nikita S. Khrushchev -Meeting with the President -Anti-Semitism -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Poland -James O. Eastland
Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
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-Negroes -Poles -Anti-Semitism -Rogers -Agnews possible trip to Israel Graham Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.) Vice Presidential trips -Africa -Congo -Europe -Austria -Hungary -Scandinavia -Denmark -Sweden -Austria -Germany -Berlin Dobrynin -Summit Planned press conference -Timing -Audience -Moore -Timing Schedule -Forthcoming remarks at US Military Academy at West Point -Moore Press conference -Timing -Publicity Killing of policemen in New York and Washington, D.C. -Support of police -Staff
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-Negroes -Policeman [Waverly Jones] -Funeral, May 25, 1971 -Seale -Mood of country -John A. Scali -Moore -Mitchell Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.) -Civil rights -Plot Max M. Fisher and Rabbi [Forename unknown] Schecter -Request to see President -Plight of USSR Jewry -Telegram -Nature of issue -State Department -Presidents comments on January 11, 1971 -Political issue -Patrick J. Buchanan Kissingers forthcoming talk at Department of Health, Education and Welfare [HEW] -Foreign policy -Vietnam -Presidents comments at briefing for Southern Regional Media, May 25, 1971 -USSR -PRC Schedule -Press conference -Timing -Vietnam -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Trip -Announcement Letter to President from Indira Gandhi -India -Military action -Pakistan -Yahya Khan -Indians
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-Ambassador -Yahya Khan -Refugees -East Pakistan
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INDIA
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Book on foreign policy -Henry Brandon -SALT Press view of President -Domestic policy -Foreign policy -Vietnam -Polls -Public opinion -Thieu -John F. Kennedy -Lyndon B. Johnson -Trust -Laos -Cambodia -Explanation -Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Casualties -PRC -USSR
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-Middle East -Cuba -Domestic situation -Economy Vietnam -President's meeting with Senators -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Abrams -Possibility of peace -Ceasefire -Announcement -South Vietnamese -Election -Public disbelief -Gallup poll -Press -Establishment -Congressional action -News summary -Vote on draft -Gaylord Nelson amendment -John V. Tunney -Tunney amendment -Edward M. Kennedy -Polls -Results -Effect of Laos -Press -Problems -Public understanding -Rogers -Melvin R. Laird -News blackout -Abrams -Cambodia -Nature of war -Italians -US Civil War -Responsibility -Laird
Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
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-Robert F. Froehlke
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Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
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-Abrams -Gen. William C. Westmoreland [?] -Laird -Public views -SALT -PRC -Patriotism -Newspaper columns -Television -Press -[Arnold] Eric Sevareid -John W. Chancellor -Effect of pictures -Vietnam war -Casualties -Laos -Casualties -Tchepone -Vietnam -Negotiations -Green Bay Packers -Comparison -Presidents comments at briefing for Southern Regional Media, May 25, 1971 -Uncertainties -Vietnam -USSR
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-PRC -Middle East -Berlin -Cuba -Vietnam -Possible peace settlement -Thieu -Forthcoming election -Saigon Race relations -Blacks -Vernon C. Coffey House of Representatives -Camp Pendleton -Lease -Committee -Review California political situation -F. Edward Hébert Summit with USSR PRC
Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
-United Nations [UN] -Rogers -President's meeting with Kissinger and Rogers -UN decision -Two China policy -Perceived cynicism -Detente -Taiwan -Right-wingers -Kissinger's meeting with Rogers, May 25, 1971 -President's forthcoming meeting with Kissinger and Rogers -Presidents forthcoming meeting with Councils of the Arts -Laird -National Security Council [NSC] -Poll
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-UN -Consultations -Britain -Proposed meeting -Harold Lee -Kissinger's schedule -Meeting -Rogers Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.) -President's forthcoming call -Golf -PRC -Press conference -Timing -Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions [MBFR] Vietnam -Kissinger's schedule -Trip to Paris -Timing -Unknown Man -French -Rogers concern -North Vietnamese -Jean Sainteny -Kissinger's trip to England -Cover for trips -Rogers -Sainteny -Ho Chi Minh -Haldemans view -Rogers -SALT -Kissinger The President left at an unknown time after 10:03 am. -PRC trip -Rogers -Private trip -Publicity -Rogers
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-Lack of knowledge -Suspicion -London -Sainteny -Cover -Rogers forthcoming trip to Paris -Sainteny -Elliot L. Richardson -SALT The President returned at an unknown time before 11:07 am. -Middle East -Rogers -Cover for forthcoming trip -Informing Rogers -Rogers forthcoming trip -Possible story -Gen. James D. ("Don") Hughes -Military plane -Friends -England -Paris -Sainteny Council of the Arts -Nancy Hanks
Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
[The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 10:08 am and 11:07 am] [Conversation No. 505-4A] [See Conversation No. 3-126] [End of telephone conversation] President's meeting with Kissinger and Rogers -PRC President's schedule -Golf
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[The President talked with Rogers between 11:07 am and 11:11 am] [Conversation No. 505-4B] [See Conversation No. 3-127; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation] [End of telephone conversation] SALT -Announcement of agreement, May 20, 1971 Foreign policy -Rogers -Public understanding -Intellectual elite -USSR -PRC -Peace Vietnam -Casualties -Figures President's visit to Birmingham, Alabama -Bands -Number -Reserve Officer Training Corps [ROTC] -Schools bands -Certificate of appreciation -Advance men Rose Mary Woods entered at 11:13 am. Kissinger left at 11:14 am. Xerox copy -Typing Jewish vote -Kissingers view Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
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Typewriter -International Business Machines [IBM] -Size -Type Jews in USSR -Possible meeting with the President -Fisher -Paul W. McCracken -Rabbi Schecter -Fisher Woods left at 11:23 am. [No conversation] President's schedule -Mitchell's meeting with Richardson -Mayflower Hotel -Drug abuse -Foundation -Jack E. (Jack) Ingersoll -President's appearance -Publicity -Drugs -John D. Ehrlichman -Publicity -Maine -Jack J. Dreyfuss, Jr. -Hughes -Security check -President's possible visit -Weather -Mitchells and Richardsons meeting -Mayflower Hotel -News summary -Leonard Garment -Briefing -Hanks
Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
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President's schedule -Forthcoming address to Council of the Arts -Mayflower Hotel -News summary -Garment -Hanks -Political issue -Coverage -Arts -Public television -Peter M. Flanigan -Frank Pace -Robert [unintelligible surname] Presidents trip -News summary -Birmingham, Alabama -Coverage -George C. Wallace -Other trips -Midwest -Small towns -Mobile -Chicago and suburbs -Southern Regional media meeting -Midwest and South -Herbert G. Klein -American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE] President's schedule -Harry S. Dent -Meeting with Haldeman Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:23 am. Presidents schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:35 am. -Advance men -Authority
Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
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-Haldeman -Approved list -Jim Martin -Dent -Additions -Dent -Cancellations -State chairman -Dent -State chairman President's trip -Staff response -William E. Timmons -Coverage -Alabama -Coverage -Crowds -News summary -Coverage -Frank Cormier -Demonstrators -Dan Rather -Coverage -Signs -Ronald L. Ziegler -Strategy The President and Haldeman left at 11:35 am.
Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
Conversation No. 505-5 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: 12:13 pm - 12:20 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Luncheon -Working lunch for Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Saud [Faisal, King of Saudi
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Arabia], May 27, 1971 -Number of guests -Program -Seating in the State Dining Room -Number -John B. Connally -Spiro T. Agnew -Number -Announcement -Blue Room -Refreshments -Entertainment -State Dining Room -Press -Oliver F. (Ollie) Atkins -President's toast -Response by King Faisal -Interpreter -Interpreter -Refreshments -Food -Refreshments -Clark MacGregor -Number -Working lunch
Conv. No. 505-4 (cont.)
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SAUDI ARABIA
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-Conservatives -MacGregor -Oil people -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Receiving line -Alternative -Duration Butterfield left at 12:20 pm.
Conv. No. 505-5 (cont.)
Conversation No. 505-6 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:20 pm and 12:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman. [Unintelligible]
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SAUDI ARABIA
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Briefings for President -John R. Price, Jr.
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-Council of the Arts -Birmingham -Southern Regional Media -Mobile -Materials -Value -Price -Need for editor -Background -White House staff -John D. Ehrlichman -Domestic Council -Research staff -Information -Staff size -Paperwork -Need for editor, manager -Political information -Mayors -High school bands -Time and space limits -Points to cover -Need to condense -Ehrlichman -Revenue sharing -President's time -Trip to Alabama -Advance work -Quality -Governors -Bands -Dwight L. Chapin -Motorcade stops -Birmingham -Crowd size -Advisor in car -Birmingham -Length -Police -Crowds -Photograph -Crowds
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-Location -Mexico -Police -Barricades Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 12:28 pm. Press conference -Announcement -Time -Day Conv. No. 505-6 (cont.)
Albert Watson -Edward M. Kennedy -Possible appointment to Court of Military Appeals -Confirmation -Blacks -Armed services -Lt. William L. Calley, Jr. -Richard B. Russell's assistant -Court -John Russell -James F. Byrnes -Black -Appointment -Watson -Handling of announcement -Instructions for Zieglers forthcoming press conference -Lack of decision -Possible Interstate Commerce Commission [ICC] appointment -Gerald R. Ford -Watson -ICC -Donald L. Jackson Ziegler left at 12:31 pm. ICC -Roman L. Hruska -Harry S. Dent
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Trips -Motorcade stops -President's location -Car -Crowd -Photographs -Position of crowds Conv. No. 505-6 (cont.) Press conference -Podium -Use -Signing ceremonies -Citation -State arrivals Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 12:31 pm. David K.E. Bruce -Arrival Bull left at an unknown time before 12:43 pm. -Appearance -Press conference -Microphone -Notes -Posture -Hands -Camera -American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE] Trips -Motorcade -Advance man -Crowds -President's location -Car -Directions on hand shaking -Microphones -Appearance -Dignity -Airport crowds
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Car -Use -President's stops -Reasons -Birmingham Program attendees -Bertram S. Brown -Marijuana -Question of legalization -Presidents participation Portraits of the President -Charlie Daniels brother -Request -Reply -Time -Vice Presidential busts -Lyndon B. Johnson -Johnson Library -The President -Possible remaking -Agnew -The President -Time done -Sculpting from photograph -Agnew -Requests -President's time -Look photography -Oliver F. (Ollie) Atkins -Camera angles -News photos -Face -Atkins Television appearances -[Dwight] David, II and Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Constance M. Stuart -President's decision -Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon
Conv. No. 505-6 (cont.)
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-White House assistant -Photos -Unknown photo -Girl -Ziegler -Charles G. (Bebe) Rebozo -Coverage -Photograph Haldeman left at an unknown time before 12:43 pm.
Conv. No. 505-6 (cont.)
Conversation No. 505-7 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: 12:43 pm - 1:17 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with David K.E. Bruce and Henry A. Kissinger; the White House photographer and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Bruce's schedule Malik Faisal ibn Abd al-Aziz al-Saud luncheon, May 27, 1971 -Time -Bruce's attendance -Number in attendance
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[Camera noise] -Menu
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SAUDI ARABIA
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Meeting between Bruce and Kissinger -Lunch Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Progress -Delay -Appearance -President's meetings -Bruce's resignation -Postponement Manolo Sanchez [?] entered at an unknown time after 12:43 pm. Refreshments
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Sanchez [?] left at an unknown time before 1:17 pm. -Kissinger conference with Bruce Vietnam negotiations -Possible progress -Timing -Bruces resignation -Bruce's appointment -Negotiation process -Accomplishment -Stalemate [Unintelligible] Bruce's resignation -Possible departure from Paris -Unknown person -Jean Monnet -Bruces health -Age -Residence -Vacation -Bruce's health -British -Timing -Spain -Mediterranean -Bruce's health Vietnam negotiations -Future -Prisoners of War [POWs] -North Vietnamese -Possible progress -Timing -Bruce's resignation -Timing -Paris talks -US negotiations -Rank
Conv. No. 505-7 (cont.)
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-Bruce's future -POWs -Families -Future forum -Bruce's possible appointment -Consultant to the President -Bruces experience -State Department -Bruces view of status -Goals -Terminal date -Settlement -Ceasefire -Troop withdrawal -Ceasefire -US troops -North Vietnamese -Bruce's schedule -W. Averell Harriman -State Department -Llewellyn E. (Tommy) Thompson, Jr. -Resignation -Date -Kissinger People's Republic of China [PRC] trip -Kissingers forthcoming discussion with Bruce -Presidents conversation with Kissinger -US table tennis team -Visit to PRC -Trade and travel -Presidential candidate -Cabinet -Maurice H. Stans -Edward M. Kennedy -Edmund S. Muskie -Kissingers Harvard University colleague -PRC -Presidents plans -Bruces position -PRC
Conv. No. 505-7 (cont.)
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-Compared with USSR -President's talk with Kissinger -Candidates for possible trip to PRC -Bruce -South Vietnamese -End of war -Timing -US-PRC relationship -Bruces view
Conv. No. 505-7 (cont.)
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JAPAN
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-Jean Sainteny -PRC -Negotiating posture [Unintelligible] -Bruce -Japanese -Compared with Chines -Chinese -Japanese -PRC -Attitudes toward others -World -USSR
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-Japanese -USSR -Indians -Bruce -Lunch -PRC -Bruce's health Conv. No. 505-7 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m 45s ]
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Bruce and Kissinger left at 1:17 pm.
Conversation No. 505-8 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: 1:25 pm - 1:26 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Presidents schedule Telephone call President's schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB] -Edward J. Kiernan call
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Butterfield left at 1:26 pm.
Conversation No. 505-9 Conv. No. 505-7 (cont.) Date: May 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:26 pm and 1:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 3-128]
Conversation No. 505-10 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:22 pm until 1:37 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. Letter -Proofreading -William P. Rogers -Delivery -Maggie Russell Presidents schedule -Possible visits ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [National Security] [Duration: 1m 24s ]
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SAUDI ARABIA
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** -Claude Pepper -Archbishop -Harry S. Dent -Rebozo Hobart D. (Hobe) Lewis -Letter to Woods -Book on Thomas Jefferson -Proposed book -President's views on Jefferson, [Thomas] Woodrow Wilson, and Theodore Roosevelt -Knopf -Timing -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Woods talk with Price Letter Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] delegation Book presentations -John B. Connally -Frame -Costs -Speaker of the House -Connally Presidential libraries -Lyndon B. Johnson -Dedication speech -Date -Press
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-Cost -John F. Kennedy -Johnson -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Harry S. Truman -Franklin D. Roosevelt -Use of money -Analogy to lighting White House -Size -President's papers -Commitment -Left-wing scholars -Vice presidential papers -Edward L. Morgan -Gift of papers -Taxes -Vice presidential papers Police funeral -Effect -Stock market -New York City -John V. Lindsay -Police brutality
Conv. No. 505-10 (cont.)
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[The White House operator talked with the President at an unknown time between 1:26 pm and 1:37 pm] [Conversation No. 505-10A]
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[See Conversation No. 3-129] [End of telephone conversation] Woods left at 1:37 pm. Conv. No. 505-10 (cont.)
Conversation No. 505-11 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:37 pm and 1:41 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Presidents schedule -Meeting with Charles W. Colson Bull left at an unknown time before 1:41 pm.
Conversation No. 505-12 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:37 pm and 1:41 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man.
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The unknown man left at an unknown time before 1:41 pm.
Conversation No. 505-13 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: 1:41 pm - 2:02 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson. Killing of policeman in New York -Presidents view -White House staff inaction -Contacting widows -Washington, DC police shooting -Race -White House response -Colson's response -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] involvement -Public action -Justice Department -Colson's response -Funeral -President's call to Edward J. Kiernan -Leak to New York Daily News -Exploitation of issue -Justice Department -Richard S. Schweiker -Richard A. Moore -Justice Department -Possible conspiracy -Justice Department
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-Call to John W. Dean, III -Legal basis -Revolutionary conspiracy -Smith Act -Need for action -J. Edgar Hoover -Public opinion
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Killing of policeman in New York -Need for legislation -Justice Department -Bureaucracy -Dean -Smith Act -FBI involvement -Richard G. Kleindienst -Justice Department -Constitutional rights -President's announcement -Bombing, 1970 -Nixon bill on shooting policemen -Blacks -Black Panthers -Black policeman -Support for President -Social issue -Race and crime -Concern over incidents in community
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-Interviews in Harlem -Possible visit to President -Schweiker's bill -Ronald L. Ziegler -Press conference -Publicity from phone calls and letters -National fund for children -Scholarships -Moore -Presidents position -Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy -Position -Washington, D.C. police -James J. Kilpatrick, Jr. column -Mailing -Edmund S. Muskie -Demonstrators -(Madame) Nguyen Thi Binh -Hanoi Congress -Amendments -Draft -Edward W. Brooke -Robert P. Griffin -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Peace issue -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -J. William Fulbright quote -William S. White -Support -Democratic presidential candidates -Hubert H. Humphrey -George S. McGovern -Muskie -Antiballistic Missiles [ABM] -Fulbright -White -Quote -ABM -Vote
Conv. No. 505-13 (cont.)
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Draft -Possible political impact -Doves -President's statement on SALT, May 20, 1971 -Henry A. Kissinger -Colson's talk -White -Joseph C. Kraft -Colson's note to H.R. (Bob) Haldeman -Article on ABM -Democrats -Unknown persons column -Washington Post -Democrats -ABM vote -Disarmament -Arms control -Colson's meeting with Brooke -Possible foreign policy speech by Brooke -Brooks position on ABM -National Security Council [NSC] -Vote -Timing -House -Senate -SALT negotiations -Public attention
Conv. No. 505-13 (cont.)
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Colson left at 2:02 pm.
Conversation No. 505-14 Date: May 26, 1971 Time: 5:17 pm - 5:57 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Harold Lee. Conv. No. 505-13 (cont.)
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Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 5:17 pm. President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger -Ronald L. Ziegler -Meeting with the Attorney General -Length -John D. Ehrlichman Bull left at an unknown time before 5:22 pm.
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 ********************************************************************** Conv. No. 505-14 (cont.) Kissinger -Joint meeting Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 5:17 pm. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:22 pm. Vietnam -End of war -US withdrawal -South Vietnamese -Writers -Robert Downey[?] -Press -North Vietnamese military activity Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Mutual mistrust -President's Experience -Detente -Arms control announcement, May 20, 1971 -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] Kissinger entered at 5:22 pm. Introductions Vietnam Joseph W. Alsop -Kissinger's forthcoming meeting -Unknown woman
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
US-USSR relations -Alsops view -Mutual mistrust -SALT -Alsop Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 5:22 pm. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:57 pm. -Kissingers analysis -Initial response to the President -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Political rivalry -Ideological leadership of Communist Party -Federal Republic of Germany [FRG] -Middle East -USSR missile build up -Jordan -Syria -Cuban Base -Ideology -PRC -FRG -Domestic situation -Berlin -Middle East -Risk of war -FRG -Eastern Europe -Poland -Improvement -President's message -January 8, 1971 -Detente -Possible effect on western unity -US-PRC relations -Lee Conv. No. 505-14 (cont.)
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-US policy -Ping Pong team -Travel and trade -Taiwan -British -United Nations [UN] -Mao Tse Tung -Chou En-lai -Cambodia -PRC -Laos -Alsop -PRC and USSR -Conciliation
Conv. No. 505-14 (cont.)
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CHINA
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Overseas Chinese -Southeast Asia -Singapore -Lee Kuan Yew US foreign policy -PRC and USSR -American people -Idealism -Korea -Pragmatic
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Idealists -Press -USSR -Unilateral disarmament -Reaction to pragmatism -Fear of war -Reaction to signs of progress -Millennium -USSR and PRC -World Situation -PRC -USSR -Pragmatic leaders -US policy -Pragmatism -Interest -USSR and PRC -Evenhandedness Japan -Future in world situation -Achievements
Conv. No. 505-14 (cont.)
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CHINA, JAPAN
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Korea -Kissinger trip
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Agnew Charles G. ("Bebe") Rebozo Presentation of gifts by the President -Lee's children -Cuff links -Tie clasps -Paper weight [General conversation] -Golf -Chinese food -Walter H. Annenberg -Tricia Nixon and Edward R.F. Cox -Wedding date Lee and Kissinger left at 5:57 pm.
Conv. No. 505-14 (cont.)
Conversation No. 505-15 Date: May 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:47 am and 9:08 am Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum. Dictation -H.R. (Bob) Haldeman Haldeman [?] entered at an unknown time before 9:08 am.
Conversation No. 505-16
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: May 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:47 am and 9:08 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person.
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The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:08 am.
Conversation No. 505-17 Date: May 28, 1971 Time: 9:08 am - 9:12 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with William Rogers. [See Conversation No. 3-166; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation]
Conversation No. 505-18 Date: May 28, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:12 am and 11:04 am Location: Oval Office
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President met with H.R. (Bob) Haldeman.
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Conv. No. 505-16 (cont.)
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[The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:12 am and 9:16 am] [Conversation No. 505-18A] [See Conversation No. 3-167] [End of telephone conversation]
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The White House operator talked with the President at 9:16 am. [Conversation No. 505-18B]
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[See Conversation No. 3-168] [End of telephone conversation] Wiretapping and surveillance -Use -Edward M. Kennedy -Compared with hiring researchers -Edmund S. Muskie -Kennedy -Coverage -Chapmans friend An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 9:16 am. Refreshments The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:34 am. Wiretapping and surveillance -1962 experience -F. Donald Nixon -President's house -Charles W. Colson -John J. ("Jack") Caulfield -Kennedy -Muskie -Hubert H. Humphrey -Purpose -Scandal -Clark R. Mollenhoff Press conference -Timing -June 1, 1971 -President's schedule President's schedule -Memorial Day -Camp David
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Tomb of unknown soldier Gallup Poll -David R. Derge -Unknown question -Partisan line Public relations -Goals -Slogans -Richard A. Moore -William L. Safire -Cliff Miller -Relations with Moore and John A. Scali -Ronald L. Ziegler -Colson -Democrats -New Deal -Fair Deal -Great Society -New Frontier -Republicans -Open Door -Generation of Peace, Revolution -Importance -John D. Ehrlichman -Political Leon Panetta -Book -Robert Finch -Difficulties -Office of Emergency Preparedness [OEP] Richard V. (Dick) Allen Patrick J. Buchanan -Forthcoming talk with Haldeman -Conservative -Jeffry Bull -Talk with Kevin P. Phillips Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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[The President talked with J. Edgar Hoover between 9:34 am and 9:43 am] [Conversation No. 505-18C] [See Conversation No. 3-169] [End of telephone conversation] Hoover -Understanding of publicity Ronald L. Ziegler entered at an unknown time after 9:43 am. Announcement of forthcoming press conference -Timing -June 1, 1971 -Ziegler's talk with William H. Carruthers and Mark I. Goode -Time of day -Audience -Ratings -Network suggestion [The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman between 9:45 am and 9:49 am] [Conversation No. 505-18D] [See Conversation No. 3-170]
51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[End of telephone conversation] Drugs -Administration awareness of problem -Veterans -Finch and Donald H. Rumsfeld -Report -Hippies -Travel Henry A. Kissinger entered at an unknown time after 9:49 am.
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
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Press conference Drugs -Veterans -Program -Youth -Location -Veterans -Upper middle class -William B. Saxbe -Congressmen -Upper middle class Vietnam -Harvard professors -Children -Percentage serving and killed
52 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Saxbe -Congressmen -Wounded in Vietnam -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Navy -Military service -Yale University commencement speaker -1970 comments -William F. Buckley's research -Number killed Ziegler left at an unknown time before 10:06 am. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Kissinger's talk with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Gerard C. Smith -Cable -Vladimir F. Semenov -[Forename unknown] Gardiner [sp?] -Change in USSR statement -Dobrynin -Talk with the President -Gardiner -Unhappiness of USSR delegation -USSR establishment -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Kissinger's call to Dobrynin -Dobrynin's call to Kissinger -Instructions -Smith -Statement Vietnam -Xuan Thuy -Proposal -Ceasefire deadline Kissingers schedule President's schedule -Luis A. Ferre
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-William D. Mills [?] -President's forthcoming meeting -Presentation -Pictures William P. Rogers -President's conversation of May 28, 1971 -Leak -Anwar el-Sadat -Leak -Marshall Green -Rogers
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
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-Green -Leak -Reason -People's Republic of China [PRC] PRC -Polls -Forthcoming poll -Louis P. Harris poll -Wording -Admission into United Nations [UN] -Dual representation -PRC and Taiwan, Republic of China -Population -Charles W. Colson and Harris -Flyer
54 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Relations with PRC -Questions [The President spoke with an unknown person at an unknown time between 9:49 am and 10:06 am.] [Conversation No. 505-18E] Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.) -Harris poll -Delivery to the President [End of telephone conversation] -Negotiations -Timing Vietnam -Xuan Thuy -US position An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 9:49 am. The unknown person left at an unknown time before 10:06 am. -Negotiations -US position -Timing -US position -Political settlement -Nguyen Van Thieu -Meeting with the President -Timing -North Vietnamese response -Timing -Possible South Vietnamese position -Tone -Norodom Sihanouk -David K.E. Bruce -Ellsworth F. Bunker -Cambodia -Settlement
55 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
PRC -Harris poll -Size -Question on admission of PRC to United Nations -Difference between 1968 and 1971 polls -Timing of 1971 poll -Diplomatic recognition -Ambassador -Two China policy -1968 compared with 1971 polls -Harris poll compared with White House polls -Wording of questions -Geographic breakdown -Midwest -South -Age groups -Voters -Hubert H. Humphrey -The President -George C. Wallace -White House poll -PRC -Initiative -Communists -Table tennis team -Visit -US recognition -Importance of communication -Publication -State Department -Timing -Release -UN vote -Two China policy -US position -Public opinion Haldeman left at 10:06 am. Mills entered at 10:07 am.
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
56 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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MEMBERS OF THE PRESS ENTERED AT AN UNKNOWN TIME AFTER No. 505-18 (cont.) Conv. 10:07 AM MEMBERS OF THE PRESS LEFT AT AN UNKNOWN TIME BEFORE 10:20 AM
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Mills left at 10:20 am. Polls on PRC -International interests -Domestic interests -Effect on domestic situation -Harry S. Dent -Gallup -Results -PRC compared with Vietnam -Effect on US policy Foreign trips -Two China policy -Delay -USSR response to summit proposal -Timing -Release of poll -Timing -US policy -Delay -Rogers -Consultation with allies -Domestic considerations -Peking trip
57 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Timing of announcement -Summit with USSR -Dobrynin -Peking trip -Announcement -Timing -1972 Elections -Democratic Convention -Lyndon B. Johnson -1968 bombing pause -Completion of foreign policy initiatives -Date -USSR Summit -PRC Summit -Timing -1972 Election -Democrats -Harvard Professor -PRC -Trips to Peking -Opposition leaders -USSR Summit -Announcement -Dobrynin -Deadline -Time restrictions -China card Haldeman entered at an unknown time after 10:20 am -PRC -Timing of reply -Peking trip -Trip by the President -Trip by Kissinger -President's trip to Peking -Timing -Kissinger's secret trip -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Schedule -Arrangements -Jean Sainteny
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
58 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Bruce -Kissinger's talk -Support of the President -Dean G. Acheson -Attendance on trip -Negotiations -Unknown person -Possible call -State Department -Rogers -Negotiations -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Foreign Service -Walter P. McConaughy -Taiwan -[David] Kenneth Rush -Berlin
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
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GERMANY
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Presidents leadership -Foreign policy -Clark MacGregor -Comments at staff meeting -PRC and USSR -Senate and foreign policy -J. William Fulbright
59 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-State Department -Totalitarianism -Rogers -John Foster Dulles -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Rogers -North Vietnam, PRC, USSR -PRC Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.) -Foreign minister -Chou En-lai -Yeh Chien-ying -Rogers -Andrei A. Gromyko -Press -Manner -Brezhnev -Politburo -MacGregor -Votes -William B. Saxbe -John Sherman Cooper -Kissinger's attendance at dinner at Marquis Childs home -Kennedy Center -Statement on Charles McC. Mathias, Jr., amendment -Apology -Childs -Article -Strategic Arms Limitations Treaty [SALT] -Public -MacGregor -Michael J. (Mike) Mansfield Henry A. Kissinger's meeting with Dobrynin -Semenov -Hotline Agreement -SALT Public opinion on foreign initiatives -President's conversation on Air Force One -Lyndon B. Johnson Library -Presidential initiatives
60 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Senate -Mutuality Kissingers relationship with Dobrynin -Kennedy Center -Dobrynin -Llewellyn E. ("Tommy") Thompson, Jr. -Summit Rogers -Compared with Elliot L. Richardson -State Department Announcement on PRC policy -Rogers -Domestic considerations -USSR -Initiative -Summit -Forthcoming press conference, June 1, 1971 -Response to possible questions -Consultations with allies -President's credibility -Press -Compared with Lyndon B. Johnson -Budget -Public opinion -Polls -Press -Kissinger's dinner parties -John W. Chancellor -Laotion operation
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
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-Democratic administrations -PRC -Test Ban Treaty -USSR -US interest -Edward Teller -Presidents support -USSR interest -Disarmament -Cuban missile crisis -Berlin Wall -Laos -Death of Ngo Dinh Diem -Nixon administration -Vietnam War -USSR -PRC -Humphrey -Moratorium on Antiballistic Missile's [ABMs] -Multiple Independently-Targetable Reentry Vehicle's [MIRVs]
62 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Administration policy -Press play -Political issue -Administration Patrick Cardinal O'Boyle -President's telephone calls, May 27, 1971 -OBoyle -James Cardinal McIntyre -Support for the President -Vietnam War -Washington Post -Church -George Meany Vietnam -Meany -President's policy -Senators -Demonstrators -Press -Frank F. Mankiewicz
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
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Vietnam negotiations -Memorandum by John A. Scali -Kissinger -Peace -Combat role and peace offer
63 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Timing -Thieu -North Vietnamese answer -Midway meeting with Thieu -Press -Announcement -Troop withdrawals -Thieu Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.) -Rogers -Laird -Thieu -Combat role of Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] -Timing -Press -Military withdrawals -Timing -Thieu -US combat role -North Vietnamese -Peace offer -Meetings -Possible delay -Possible consequences -Thieu meeting -Timing Vietnam -Press -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -Casualties -Colson -Compared with earlier figures -Drug problem -Casualty figures Press treatment of administration -Report on consumer price index [CPI] -Price rise -Importance of administration achievements -Publicity Berlin
64 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Publicity -A leak -Summit with USSR -Timing -Egon Bahr -Invitation to January 1971 moon launch -Kissinger -Rush -SALT -Crisis -US credit -World peace -Middle East -Vietnam -Risk -PRC and USSR -Middle East -Berlin -USSR -Berlin -Egypt -US negotiations with USSR -USSR concessions -Document -Wording -Access -German Democratic Republic [GDR] -Harry S. Truman -Franklin D. Roosevelt -Kissinger's call to Dobrynin -Meeting with Rogers -Gromyko -Summit
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
The President's draft -Forthcoming remarks at US Military Academy at West Point, New York, May 29, 1971 -John K. Andrews, Jr. -Outline Arts Council -President's remarks
65 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Press coverage -President's memorandum -Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon -Press coverage -Mamie G.D. Eisenhower -Claudia A. (Lady Bird) Johnson -Reception -Press quote of Mrs. Nixon President's speech at West Point -Kissinger's review Kissinger left at an unknown time before 10:25 am. Mrs. Nixon -Press coverage Kissinger's acquaintances President's forthcoming trip to West Point -Ceremonies -Parade field -Mrs. Nixon -Sabre presentation -President's remarks -President's review Ziegler entered at 10:25 am. ABC "Issues and Answers" -Scali -Panel -Donald W. Riegle, Jr. -Paul N. (Pete) McCloskey, Jr. -Riegle -Previous discussion with the President -Denial of allegation -McCloskey -William F. Buckley, Jr. interview -ABC -Ziegler
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
66 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Riegle -1968 campaign -Michigan Ziegler left at 10:35 am. West Point visit -President's review -Departure by helicopter -Mess hall -Greeting -President's remarks -Amnesty order -Press coverage -Timing -Parade -Crowd -Motorcade -Chapel visit -Trophy point -Superintendent's house -Possible reception -Compared with Newport -Crowd -Chapel Birmingham visit -Foreign trips -Advance work -Crowd location -Automobile -Leaving Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:35 am. Meeting with Ferre -Length -Photograph -Puerto Rico Bull left at an unknown time before 11:04 am.
Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
67 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Presidential visits -Ronald H. Walker -Work -Alabama -Coverage -Crowd Haldeman left at an unknown time before 11:04 am. Conv. No. 505-18 (cont.)
Conversation No. 505-19 Date: May 28, 1971 Time: 11:04 am - 11:17 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Governor Luis A. Ferre, Mrs. Rosario Benigno Trigo, and John C. Whitaker. Greetings Conditions in Puerto Rico -Press -Polls
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Puerto Rico -Cooperation from administration
68 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Ferres plans -Institute of Social Technology -Latin Americans -North Americans -US relations -Prejudice -Radiologists [?] -Governors Conference -Timing -Invitations -Eduardo Frei Montalva -Galo Plaza, Alberto Lleras Camargo -Mexico -Antonio Carillo Flores -Venezuela -Rafael Caldera -Brazil -Unknown leader -Politics -South America -North-South Center -Miguel Alemán -Mexico -Joaquin Balaguer -South America -Terrorism -Universities -Church -Priests -Military -Peaceful change -Latin Americans -Democratic society -Middle class -Puerto Ricans -Discrimination -Taxes -US citizens -Education -Industry -Latin America
69 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Cuba -New York Times -Ferre Contacts -Florida -Cubans in Puerto Rico -Number -Florida -Cubans Conv. No. 505-19 (cont.) -Negroes -Compared with Cubans -Cubans -Ownership -University -Demonstrations -Venezuela -Mrs. Trigo's studies -Size -Compared with US -Balaguer -Relations with Latin America -Dominican Republic -Santo Domingo -Haiti -Cuba -Haiti -Population -Governors' Conference -Haiti -Compared with Santo Domingo [Dominican Republic] -Geographical proximity -Social makeup -Government -Santo Domingo [Unintelligible] -Cuba -United Nations [UN] -Puerto Rico -Ferre's statement -Fidel Castro's possible visit to Puerto Rico -Possible Cuba visit by Ferre
70 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-People's Republic of China [PRC] -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Puerto Rico -Compared to Hawaii -North-South Center -East-West Center -Japanese -Chinese -Indonesians -Puerto Rican culture -Latin America -Common language and culture -Brazil -Manolo Sanchez -John C. Whitaker -Briefing of President -Future contacts with Ferre -Ferre -Press briefing -President's position -Understanding -Peaceful revolution -Commonwealth status -Congress Ferre -Children Presidents possible visit to Puerto Rico -Nelson Rockefeller estate -Golf -Governors residence Presentation of gifts by the President -Children of Mrs. Trigo -Tie clasps -Cuff links -Golf balls -Paperweight -Children -Secretary
Conv. No. 505-19 (cont.)
71 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Photograph -Car Tricia Nixon's forthcoming wedding The President, Ferre, et. al, left at 11:17 am. Conv. No. 505-19 (cont.)
Conversation No. 505-20 Date: May 28, 1971 Time: 11:19 am - 11:32 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen Hess, Dr. Edward Zigler, and Kenneth R. Cole, Jr.; the conversation is in progress when the recording begins; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Photo session -Arrangements White House Conference on Children -Report Photograph -Distribution -Copies The White House photographer left at an unknown time before 11:32 am. Presentation to the President -Portrait of President by high school student -Thank you note
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[Duration: 5s ]
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Presidential library -Presidents signature Childrens conference -Read -Anecdotes -Arthur G. (Art) Linkletter -Children's letters to the President -Dr. Zigler -White House Conference -National Child Advocacy Center -Office of Child Development -Function White House correspondence on children -Establishment of Children's Concern Center Linkletter -Book -Letters from kids Report -Answering childrens' concerns Responsiveness of government -Source of ideas for government -States -Government -Size President's experience in House of Representatives -Letters -Visits
73 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Value Importance of public opinion mail -Ideas -Compared with government papers -White House staff opinion -Process Conv. No. 505-20 (cont.) The President's appointments -Value Cancer program proposal -Funds -Use Children's concerns -Amount of attention -Rhetoric -Television -The President's remarks on first five years of life -Response -Unknown person -Daniel P. (Pat) Moynihan -Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon -Follow-up -The right to read -Publicity -Educational funds -National Science Foundation [NSF] Follow-up -Moynihan -Hess -Elliot L. Richardson -Hess Presentation of gifts by the President -Golf balls -Paperweight -Cuff-links -Wives
74 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Secretaries Children's concerns -Compared with Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT], Middle East, Vietnam -Henry A. Kissinger -William P. Rogers -White House policy Conv. No. 505-20 (cont.) Hess, et. al., left at 11:32 am.
Conversation No. 505-21 Date: May 28, 1971 Time: 11:43 am - unknown before 12:08 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Torben Ronne and Henry A. Kissinger. Greetings Ronnes tenure in office [?] Ronne's appreciation -Departing comments The recording ended at an unknown time before 12:08 pm.