608

Date: 
Oct 29, 1971 - Nov 01, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 608-1 Date: October 29, 1971 Time: 5:20 pm - 6:08 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. [Unintelligible] The President's schedule -Charles W. Colson George P. Shultz's forthcoming memorandum -Forthcoming Quadriad meeting H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman entered and Butterfield left at 5:21 pm. US aid to Greece -Congressional action -Henry A. Kissinger -William P. Rogers The President's schedule -Shultz -John D. Ehrlichman -The President’s view Colson entered at 5:25 pm. Grain sale to Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Thomas W. (“Teddy”) Gleason -Maritime unions -Colson's efforts US aid to Greece -Congressional action United Nations [UN] -Israel -Hugh Scott -George H.W. Bush
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-1 (cont.)
-Schedule “Issues” -William F. Buckley's show, "Firing Line" -“Dick Cavett Show” -Edmund S. Muskie -Public comments -Israel -The President’s view -Jews' fears -Louis P. Harris -Scott's comments -Press column -Harris poll -Washington Post coverage -Newsweek's forthcoming story 1972 campaign -Muskie UN -Previous vote to expel Taiwan -Hubert H. Humphrey's reaction
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National economy -Colson's possible meeting with Peter M. Flanigan -Arthur F. Burns -Interest rates -Burns
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-1 (cont.)
-Home mortgages -William L. Safire, Flanigan -Housing -Effect -Colson's forthcoming communication with Burns -The President’s view -Flanigan, Safire The President's activities -Josip Broz Tito -Indira Gandhi -Supreme Court appointments -Muskie -Press coverage UN vote to expel Taiwan -Reaction of the President's opponents -Democrats -New York Times -Bush -Comments to press delegates' reaction -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Forthcoming appearance on “Dick Cavett Show” -Muskie -Tickets -“Firing Line” -Haldeman’s view -The President’s view Media -Cavett -Television contract -Irving Kristol's article in Fortune magazine -Edith Efron's book -Liberal beliefs -Christianity -Kristol's article -Distribution -Colson -The President's reaction -Ronald L. Ziegler's comments
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-1 (cont.)
-Views -The President’s policies -Rowland Evans-Robert D. Novak newsletter -Evans-Novak book -Administration response -Bryce N. Harlow -Patrick J. Buchanan -“Today Show” -Evans-Novak newsletter -Drew Pearson -1972 election -Democrats -Muskie -Evans and Novak -Chet Huntley -Possible candidacy -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. -Charles H. Percy -Possible opponent
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Edmund G. (“Pat”) Brown -Message to Haldeman -White House tour -The President
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5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-1 (cont.)
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UN vote to expel Taiwan -Ronald W. Reagan -Reaction to the President’s statement -View of UN -UN -India-Pakistan -Reagan -Reaction -Delegates’ reactions -Delegates’ reaction -Kissinger -Jay Lovestone -Colson’s view -“Today Show” coverage -Videotape -Kissinger -Length Haldeman talked with Henry A. Kissinger at an unknown time between 5:25 pm and 6:03 pm. [Conversation No. 608-1A] Kissinger's schedule [End of telephone conversation] Haldeman's previous telephone conversation with Kissinger -Kissinger's schedule Colson left at an unknown time before 6:03 pm.
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-1 (cont.)
UN -Videotape of delegates reaction to Taiwan vote The President's schedule -Police security -Effect Colson entered at an unknown time after 5:25 pm. UN vote to expel Taiwan -Videotape -Butterfield's office -Haldeman's office -Television coverage of delegates' reaction -William P. Rogers -Flanigan -Reaction in New York City -Reagan -John Birch Society John Birch Society -Earl Warren -The President's 1962 campaign -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Council on Foreign Relations -Eisenhower -Douglas MacArthur -Herbert Hoover -W. Cleon Skousen -Book -Reagan's conversation with Kissinger -Adm. Ellis M. Zacharias -Attacks on Kissinger -Henry C. Cashen, II’s attendance at Navy League dinner -Adm. Dick Bergen [?] -John H. Rousselot -John G. Schmitz -Congressional votes Kissinger entered at 6:03 pm.
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-1 (cont.)
Kissinger's previous meeting with Taiwanese Foreign Minister and Ambassador -Previous UN vote to expel Taiwan -Kissinger’ view -John H. Holdridge -Kissinger's trips to Peking -US efforts -Botswana -Guyana -US efforts -Uganda -Idi Amin -US defense commitments -Ziegler’s statements -Rogers’ press conference -The President's schedule -Taiwanese Ambassador -Previous UN vote to expel Taiwan -US efforts -Rogers -The President’s efforts -King of Morocco -President of Mexico -Prime Minister of Italy -Ireland, Netherlands, Iran -Israel -Great Britain Videotape of UN delegates reaction -Viewing in Haldeman’s office The President, et al. left at 6:08 pm.
Conversation No. 608-2 Date: October 29, 1971 Time: 6:19 pm - 6:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger.
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[The recording begins while conversation is in progress] United Nations [UN] -Previous vote to expel Taiwan -France, Great Britain, Italy, Belgium, Canada -Belgium -Effect of the President's People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative Daniel J. Boorstin -Smithsonian Institution -Previous conversation with Kissinger -Boorstin's talk at University of Indiana -PRC initiative UN -Previous vote to expel Taiwan -Reaction of the President's critics -Chiang Kai-Shek -Academic community Boorstin The President's forthcoming trip to PRC -Leonard Garment's note to Kissinger -Boorstin -Previous conversation with Kissinger -US aerospace program US intellectual community The President's forthcoming trip to PRC -Boorstin -Kissinger's possible written account -Possible article -Timing UN -Previous vote to expel Taiwan -Timing -State Department's efforts -Kissinger’s assessment -Rogers
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-2 (cont.)
-Botswana -Guyana -Leader -US aid -Vote list -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Timing -The President's forthcoming trip to PRC -1972 election -State Department's efforts -Kissinger’s view -Timing -Public reaction -View of UN -Kissinger's previous conversation with Ronald W. Reagan Reagan -The President's schedule -Report on Reagan’s Asia trip -Kissinger's schedule
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-The President's schedule Kissinger's forthcoming telephone call to Taiwanese ambassador Kissinger talked with the White house operator at an unknown time between 6:03 pm and 6:35 pm.
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-2 (cont.)
[Conversation No. 608-2A] [See Conversation No. 13-41] [End of telephone conversation] Kissinger's forthcoming telephone call to Taiwanese ambassador -The President's schedule -Taiwanese foreign minister UN -Previous vote to expel Taiwan -Timing -US policy -PRC initiative Taiwan -The President’s view -The President's efforts -Quemoy and Matsu -John Foster Dulles Kissinger talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 6:03 pm and 6:35 pm. [Conversation No. 608-2B] [See Conversation No. 13-42] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Josep Broz Tito -India-Pakistan -Indira Gandhi -Chinese -Vietnam -Negotiations -Interpreters -Location
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Conv. No. 608-2 (cont.)
Kissinger left at 6:35 pm.
Conversation No. 608-3 Date: October 29, 1971 Time: 6:35 pm - 6:42 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. Gifts for the President -Lithograph -Placement in the White House -Earl Mazo -Elephant -Photograph from Mohammed Reza Pahlavi [Shah of Iran] The President's face -Official portraits -Dwight D. Eisenhower
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The President’s schedule Woods's schedule -Mr. and Mrs. Emil Mosbacher
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-3 (cont.)
United Nations [UN] -Previous vote to expel Taiwan -Delegates reaction -Videotape -The President’s view The President's schedule -Josip Broz Tito The President and Rose Mary Woods left at 6:40 pm.
Conversation No. 608-4 Date: November 1, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:03 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson. Jeffrey Hart -Forthcoming column -Edward M. Kennedy -Earl Warrren -Kennedy -Northern Ireland -William H. Rehnquist's qualifications for the Supreme Court Kennedy -English cartoon -Reproductions -Distribution -Colson -Amount -Effect -Possible candidacy Media -Coverage of administration activities
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-The President's previous conversation with Henry A. Kissinger -The President's forthcoming trips to the People's Republic of China [PRC] and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Forthcoming Vietnam announcement -The President's previous conversation with Kissinger -Previous United Nations [UN] vote to expel Taiwan -Michael J. Mansfield amendment Previous vote on foreign aid bill -Smith Hempstone, Jr.’s views -George H. Mahon -Gale W. McGee UN vote to expel Taiwan -Ronald W. Reagan, William F. Buckley, Jr. -Reaction -John B. Connally's reaction -George H.W. Bush's possible replacement by Elliot L. Richardson -Ronald L. Ziegler's statement -Bush's statement -The President's forthcoming trip to PRC -The President's statement -Delegates' reaction -Israel -William S. White's conversation with Colson -“Issues and Answers” -Bush -Arab official -Bush's conversation with Colson -Prospects -South Africa -Great Britain -Israel Foreign aid -Melvin R. Laird's possible action -The President's possible action -John A. Scali's conversation with Colson -Kissinger -Administration's efforts -Media coverage
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-4 (cont.)
-Statements November 1, 1971 by McGee and W[illiam] Stuart Symington -Scali -The President’s view -The President's possible action -Possible meeting with Congressional leadership -The President’s view -Compared with UN -Public perception -Colson’s view -Possible Presidential statement -Scali's plan -Dean Rusk, George Ball -Laird, William P. Rogers -Forthcoming meetings with the President The President's forthcoming meeting with Laird -Laird’s speeches Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 8:03 am. The President's schedule -Laird -John N. Mitchell -Robert L. Kunzig -Laird The President talked with an unknown person [H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman?] at an unknown time between 8:03 am and 9:25 am. [Conversation No. 608-4A] The President's schedule -The President's previous conversation with Bull -Laird -Mitchell, Kunzig and George P. Shultz [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Kunzig -Laird
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-4 (cont.)
-Mitchell, Shultz -Laird -Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 9:25 am. -Forthcoming telephone call from Colson Laird -Speeches -The President Controversy -Importance -The President's economic program -The President's leadership -Mansfield amendment Foreign aid -Possible Senate action -Laird's possible statement -Thailand -Military Assistance Act -Refugees in India -Laird's possible statement -Timing -White House response -Colson's efforts The President's activities -John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson George Sherman -Hempstone's view -Kissinger's schedule -Articles -Administration foreign policy -Colson's forthcoming conversation with Kissinger Hempstone
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 608-4 (cont.)
Edmund S. Muskie -Previous New York Times article -Warren Weaver [?] -Life magazine cover -Louis P. Harris poll -Colson's telephone calls to office The President and Colson left at an unknown time before 9:25 am.