609

Date: 
Oct 30, 1971 - Nov 01, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 609-1 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:35 am and 8:54 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person.
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The unknown person left at an unknown time before 8:54 am.
Conversation No. 609-2 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:35 am and 8:54 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s schedule -Henry A. Kissinger Timing of television broadcast Bull left at an unknown time before 8:54 am.
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 609-3 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: 8:54 am - 9:58 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's telephone call to Henry A. Kissinger -Foreign aid The President's schedule -Chicago -W. Clement Stone -Illinois Masonic Medical Center -Dedication -Melvin R. Laird -Agenda -Europe meeting -Asian trip -Budget -Kissinger's view -Senate action The President's schedule Kissinger entered at 8:57 am. -Foreign aid program -Laird -Budget An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 8:57 am. Charles W. Colson The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:03 am. The President's schedule -Luncheon -Laird
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
Laird -Forthcoming trip to Southeast Asia -Troop withdrawals Foreign aid program -Senate vote -Administration response -Kissinger’s view -Ronald L. Ziegler's comment -News summary -Administration's activities -Kissinger -William P. Rogers -Kissinger's previous telephone call to Robert P. Griffin -Republicans -Democrats -Cambodia -Press coverage -Ziegler -The President's opponents -Edward M. Kennedy and Taiwan, Republic of China Kennedy -New York Times story regarding United Nations [UN] vote on Taiwan -Kissinger's meeting with John Kenneth Galbraith Colson entered at 9:03 am. -Votes on Taiwan aid -Reaction to UN vote on Taiwan UN vote on Taiwan -Kennedy's speech -State Department -Possible leak -Kissinger's previous trip -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Ronald W. Reagan -State Department -New York Times story on Kennedy's speech -1972 campaign
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
-Edmund S. Muskie -Kissinger's meeting with Galbraith Foreign aid program -Senate vote -Clark MacGregor -Hugh Scott, Griffin -Kissinger's conversation with MacGregor -Kissinger's conversation with Griffin -Scott, Kennedy, John V. Tunney, James L. Buckley -Possible reversal -Kissinger’s view -Parliamentary procedure -Foreign military aid -Senate Foreign Relations Committee -Michael J. Mansfield -Rogers -Popular opinion polls -Leaks Kissinger left at 9:09 am. -The President's opponents -Kissinger, Rogers -The President's opponents -J. William Fulbright -The President’s view Kennedy -Kissinger -Speech -Strategy -Statements opposing the President's policies -Colson’s view -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Vietnam -Time, Newsweek Press coverage -Time, Newsweek -Kissinger's previous trip to People's Republic of China [PRC]
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
-State Department -UN vote on Taiwan UN vote on Taiwan -The President’s view -George H.W. Bush’s performance -UN conduct Kennedy’s position on PRC and Taiwan -Possible attack by Bush -“Issues and Answers” -Israel -Statement regarding the President’s PRC initiative -The President’s view -McGeorge Bundy -Chiang Kai-shek -Statement regarding UN vote on Taiwan -Peace groups -The President’s view -Earl Warren UN vote on Taiwan -Foreign aid program -Senate vote -Mansfield -Republicans Foreign aid program -Popular opinion -Intellectuals Judicial appointments -The President's opponents' actions -Popular opinion -American Bar Association [ABA] -Women Foreign aid program -Senate vote -UN vote on Taiwan -Kissinger's view
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
-Continuing resolution -Southeast Asia -Israel -Possible Presidential veto -Greece UN vote on Taiwan -Press coverage -Statements by the President, Rogers, and Bush -Foreign aid program -Congress -Ziegler’s statement Foreign aid program -Opponents -The President’s view -Importance Kennedy -Robert J. Dole's forthcoming speech Ernest F. Hollings -Textiles The President's opponents -Compared to Republicans during Democrat administrations -Reagan, Barry M. Goldwater -John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson administrations -Gerald R. Ford -Everett M. Dirksen -Spiro T. Agnew's possible speech -Elliot L. Richardson's forthcoming speech in Boston -Edward Kennedy Edward Kennedy -Statements -UN vote on Taiwan -Foreign aid -Press coverage -Compared to Robert F. Kennedy's actions -The President’s view
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
-Johnson -Vietnam -Compared to George W. Romney's "brainwash" statement -Press treatment Kissinger -Previous trip to PRC -Previous UN vote on Taiwan -State Department
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Edward Kennedy -Possible attacks -Statements on PRC and UN vote on Taiwan -Bush -Scott -Goldwater Mansfield -Colson’s view -The President’s view -Background -Compared to George Meany, Richard J. Daley Edward Kennedy -Bush's possible attacks -Vietnam -UN vote on Taiwan
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
Kissinger entered at 9:36 am. -Kissinger's previous meeting with Galbraith -1972 campaign An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 9:36 am. Instruction -New York Times The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:56 am. -W[illiam] Averell Harriman's advice to Edward Kennedy -Kitty Harriman UN vote on Taiwan -The President's statement -Conduct of UN delegates -Foreign aid Fund for Peace -Ford Foundation -Kissinger's friends -The President’s view Galbraith -Views on the President's economic program -Kissinger’s view Edward Kennedy -Statements -The President's forthcoming visit to PRC -Timing -Haile Selassie's forthcoming visit to US Roger L. Stevens -Conversation with Haldeman -Kennedy Center -John Kennedy -Robert Kennedy -Stevens’s view
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
-Edward Kennedy, sisters -Stevens’s view -Interest in the arts -Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis -Interest in the arts -Stevens’s view Edward Kennedy -Possible attacks Kissinger’s recent trip to PRC -Kissinger's previous press conference -Scheduling and timing -UN vote on Taiwan -Rogers UN vote on Taiwan -Timing -Right-wing response -White House response -The President’s view -Foreign aid -Delegate response to vote -The President’s view Foreign aid program -The President’s view -Ziegler’s statement -Mansfield -Kissinger’s view -Previous Senate vote -Cambodia -Laos, Vietnam -Scott's efforts -Kissinger's previous conversation with Griffin Scott -Kissinger’s view -Haldeman’s view -Actions on previous vote -Previous conversation with Kissinger
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
Edward Kennedy -Possible attacks -Cheap tricks Foreign aid program -New York Times possible editorial -Previous UN vote on Taiwan and China -Previous Senate vote -Republican Senators' expectations -Mansfield -Democrats -Kissinger’s view Edward Kennedy -Attacks on the President -Compared to Hollings -Statements about the President’s policy toward PRC and Taiwan -Motive Campaign practices -Edward Kennedy -Cartoon in London Express -White House distribution -Effectiveness The President's schedule -Josip Broz Tito -Length of meeting Tito -Statements regarding the President -Press club UN vote on Taiwan -State Department and National Security Council [NSC] Colson and Kissinger left at 9:56 am. United Republicans of California [UROC] -Possible “Dump Nixon” delegation
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-3 (cont.)
-John G. Schmitz -John N. Mitchell -Reagan Haldeman left at 9:58 am.
Conversation No. 609-4 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:58 am and 10:05 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's signature Butterfield left at an unknown time before 10:05 am.
Conversation No. 609-5 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:58 am and 10:05 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Josip Broz Tito -Emil (“Bus”) Mosbacher, Jr. -Helicopter -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon, Mrs. Broz -Henry A. Kissinger -Helicopter -Press photo opportunities
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-4 (cont.)
Bull left at an unknown time before 10:05 am.
Conversation No. 609-6 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:58 am and 10:05 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 10:05 am.
Conversation No. 609-7 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: 10:05 am - 11:12 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Josip Broz Tito, Lijana Tambaca and Alexander Akalovsky; members of the press were present at the beginning of this meeting. Greetings Photographs Presentation of gifts by the President Members of the press left at an unknown time before 10:52 am. National Press Club -Tito’s appearance Joint Communiqué -Henry A. Kissinger Talks on bi-lateral assistance
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Import surcharge -Forthcoming United Nations Conference on Trade and Development [UNCTAD] -Lima -Great Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Japan -John B. Connally's forthcoming recommendation Blair House -Tito’s discussions with Maurice H. Stans and US businessman US-Yugoslav economic relationships -The President’s view -Overseas Private Investment Corporation [OPIC] -The President's conversation with Nicolae Ceausescu -American investment in Romania Ceausescu -The President’s view -US-Romanian relations -Tito’s view US foreign policy -Soviet Union, Vietnam -Discussions -Confidentiality -The President’s view -Yugoslavia independence -Importance of independent countries Soviet Union foreign policy -Ceausescu -Relations with neighboring countries -Leonid I. Brezhnev, Aleksei N. Kosygin -Tito -Relations with the Soviet Union -Small nations' relationships with US US foreign policy -President’s forthcoming trip to the Soviet Union -Small nations -Eastern bloc
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609- 7(cont.)
Soviet Union -The President’s view -Difference with the People's Republic of China [PRC] -The President's conversation with Ceausescu -Yugoslavia -Romanian economy -Arms negotiations with US -US defense policy -Soviet developments -Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles [ICBM] -SS-9’s -Submarine Launched Ballistic Missiles [SLBM] -Possible US developments -Arms spending US foreign policy -The President's desire for peace -Vietnam -Nixon Doctrine -Forthcoming trip to China -Arms negotiation efforts -US interests in Pacific -Arms reduction -The President’s background -Compared to Tito -Participation in World War II -Small nations' interests -The President’s view -US military strength -Views of US Senators -Possible world criticism Vietnam -The President's reductions of US forces -US casualties -Troop levels -Nixon Doctrine -The President's message to North Vietnamese in 1969 -The President's meeting with Ceausescu, August 1969 -1970 attacks on Cambodia -The president's October 1970 peace offer
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609- 7(cont.)
-The president's conversation with Andrei A. Gromyko -1971 South Vietnamese attacks on Laos -Effect -US offers to North Vietnam -Economic assistance -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Deadline -Views of the President's opponents -Nguyen Van Thieu -The President’s view -Tito’s view -Future government of South Vietnam -Forthcoming US offers to North Vietnam -Elections -POWs -Possible US military action -US options -Tito’s views -Possible discussions with Soviet Union and PRC -(Madame) Nguyen Thi Binh -US policy -The President’s view -Peace -POWs -Possible US military action Stephen B. Bull entered at 10:52 am. The President's schedule -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Bull left at 10:52 am. Vietnam -Tito’s view -President’s forthcoming trip to the Soviet Union and PRC -Galileo quote US foreign relations with Yugoslavia -Tito’s view -The President’s view
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609- 7(cont.)
Vietnam -Tito’s schedule -US peace offer to North Vietnam Tito's visit to US -Success -Los Angeles The President's schedule -World Affairs Council Mrs. Broz -Photographs session Oval Office furnishings Mrs. Nixon, Mrs. Broz, And Mr. and Mrs. Emil Mosbacher entered at 11:09 am. Cigars -Cuba -Canary Islands Yugoslavia -Bosnia The President, et al. left at 11:12 am.
Conversation No. 609-8 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: 11:16 am - 11:19 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Foreign aid program -Previous Senate vote
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609- 7(cont.)
-Hubert H. Humphrey -Edward M. Kennedy Kennedy -Speech -Taiwan, Republic of China -Henry A. Kissinger -Trip to People’s Republic of China [PRC] Ziegler left at 11:19 am
Conversation No. 609-9 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:19 am and 11:20 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Requested Henry A. Kissinger be asked to join him Bull left at 11:20 am.
Conversation No. 609-10 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: 11:20 am - 11:21 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Foreign aid program -Previous Senate vote -Hubert H. Humphrey -Edward M. Kennedy -Edmund S. Muskie
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Ziegler left at 11:21 am.
Conversation No. 609-11 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: 11:21 am - 12:07 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. Foreign aid program -Previous Senate vote -Kissinger's conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Michael J. Mansfield -The President's schedule -John J. McCloy -W[illiam] Averell Harriman -George W. Ball -White House response -Congressional support -Harriman -Marshall plan -Dean Rusk -Kissinger's possible conversations -Ball -Congressman -Editors -The President's possible veto -Aid to Israel -The President’s view -Aid to Cambodia -Ronald L. Ziegler -Previous Senate vote -Carl T. Curtis -Peter H. Dominick, Paul J. Fannin, Edward J. Gurney, Orval H. Hansen, Mark O. Hatfield, B. Everett Jordan, William V. Roth, Jr., William B. Saxbe, Margaret C. Smith, Ted Stevens, Lowell P. Weicker, Jr., Milton R. Young -William E. Brock III, Marlow W. Cook
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-11 (cont.)
-James B. Allen, Birch E. Bayh, Jr., Lloyd M. Bentsen, Alan Bible, Quentin N. Burdick, Harry F. Byrd, Robert C. Byrd, Howard W. Cannon, Lawton M. Chiles, Jr., Frank F. Church, Alan Cranston, James O. Eastland, Samuel J. Ervin, Jordan, Jr., William Fulbright, Jordan -John C. Stennis -Republicans compared to Democrats -White House response -Effect -Vietnam, Cambodia -United Nations [UN] -Amendments -Compared to vote on Cooper-Church -White House response -Clark MacGregor -UN vote on Taiwan, Republic of China -James B. (“Scotty”) Reston -Edward M. Kennedy -White House response -Separability -Aid to Israel -Jacob K. Javits -Presidential candidates -Israeli lobby -Possible veto The President's previous meeting with Josip Broz Tito -Instructions to Alexander Akalovsky -Communiqué -Soviet foreign policy -Vietnam -US peace offers -Possible US military action -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Laos, Cambodia -Andrei A. Gromyko, Nicolae Ceausescu -North Vietnam -Communist participation in South Vietnamese Government -Tito's contacts with world leaders -Leonid I. Brezhnev -US-Soviet relations -Nixon Doctrine
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-11 (cont.)
-Arms limitation negotiations -Possible US military spending Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:21 am. The President's schedule -Manolo Sanchez Bull left at an unknown time before 12:07 pm. The President's previous meeting with Tito -Vietnam -US peace offers -Casualties -Ceausescu -Cambodia -President’s previous meeting with Gromyko -Laos -Possible military action -POWs -North Vietnam -Possible blockade compared with bombing -The President’s view -Tito’s view -Soviet Union -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -US strength -US Government agencies State Department -Ahmed Osman’s previous visit to the State Department -David D. Newsom's previous telephone call to Kissinger -UN vote on Taiwan -Morocco UN vote on Taiwan -US opponents -Kissinger’s view -The President’s view Presentation of Diplomatic credentials
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-11 (cont.)
-The President's conversation with Haldeman -Spiro T. Agnew -African diplomats -The President’s view UN vote on Taiwan -Newsom -Ecuador -The President’s view -Italy -Great Britain -Kissinger's forthcoming meeting with George R.S. Baring [Earl of Cromer] Georges J.R. Pompidou -Possible conversation with Kissinger -Possible meeting with the President Great Britain -Edward R.G. Heath -The President’s view -Sir Alexander (“Alec”) F. Douglas-Home -Conversation with the President -John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson -Common Market -The President's conversation with Pompidou and Charles A.J.M. De Gaulle Willy Brandt -The Nobel Peace Prize -The President’s view -Kissinger -Berlin The President's schedule -Foreign leaders -Possible meeting with Brandt and Pompidou -Cromer -Heath -Brandt -Possible meeting in Luxembourg -State Department -William P. Rogers
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-11 (cont.)
-Great Britain and Germany -Dedication of Eisenhower Medical Center -Brandt -Pompidou -Kissinger’s forthcoming conversation with Egon Bahr -Possible dinner -Eisaku Sato -John B. Connally's Trip Robert H. Finch's forthcoming trip to Latin America -George P. Shultz -Nelson A. Rockefeller's telephone call to the President -Import surcharge -Finch’s possible reception -Import Surcharge -Kissinger's forthcoming conversation with Shultz -Economic package The President's schedule -Forthcoming trip to the PRC -Allies Import surcharge -Strategy for removal -Canada -Japan -West Germany -Shultz International monetary system -Arthur F. Burns's view -Convertability -Connally's view -Trade Foreign aid program -Previous Senate vote -Public reaction -Prospects -Senate’s responsibility -The President's defense of Johnson's Vietnam policy
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-11 (cont.)
The President's foreign policy -John Kenneth Galbraith's view -Press coverage -Soviet summit compared with Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -UN vote on Taiwan -Views of Ronald W. Reagan and William F. Buckley, Jr. -New York Times coverage -Carson F. Lyman's telephone call to Kissinger North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Michael J. Mansfield -SALT -The President's foreign policy -PRC -Soviet Union UN vote on Taiwan -Timing -Foreign aid vote -Kissinger's cables to Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Richard F. Pedersen -George H.W. Bush -Kissinger’s view -The President’s view -Kissinger's previous trip to PRC -The President’s view -Rogers -Kissinger’s view -The President’s view Vietnam -Negotiating strategy on POWs -The President’s forthcoming trips -Timing -The President’s view -The President's conversation with Tito
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-11 (cont.)
-Last US offer -Akalovsky's memorandum of conversation -Security -State Department Kissinger's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -China issue Soviet military preparation -Shultz's previous meeting with Joseph W. Alsop -Arms control negotiations -The President's conversation with Tito -Akalovsky's memorandum of conversation -Security -Haig -Kissinger’s view Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:21 am. Requested Charles W. Colson be asked to join him Bull left at an unknown time before 12:07 pm. Arms control negotiation -Senate Vietnam -Possible blockade -Melvin R. Laird, Rogers -Negotiating strategy -Kissinger's forthcoming meeting with Dobrynin -The President’s recent conversation with Tito Kissinger left at 12:07 am.
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 609-12 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:07 pm and 12:09 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 12:07 pm.
Conversation No. 609-13 Date: October 30, 1971 Time: 12:09 pm - 12:37 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson. Campaign practices -Edward M. Kennedy -London Express cartoon -Distribution H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman entered at 12:10 pm. Busing
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-13 (cont.)
-Poll -John D. Ehrlichman -Possible Amendment -Poll -Blacks -Supporters -Edward Kennedy -Edmund S. Muskie -Poll -Possible amendment -1954 desegregation decision [Brown vs. Topeka Board of Education] -Possible amendment -Ehrlichman -Leonard Garment -The President’s view -Poll -George C. Wallace supporters -The President's supporters -Muskie supporters -Nation-wide -Letter from pro-busing group -Muskie -Polish-Americans -Boston Edward M. Kennedy -London Express cartoon -Distribution -Muskie Foreign aid program -Previous Senate vote -Henry A. Kissinger's view -The President’s view -Timing -White House response -Edward Kennedy’s statements
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-13 (cont.)
United Nations [UN] vote on Taiwan, Republic of China -Colson's conversation with George H.W. Bush -Bush's statement on the William F. Buckley, Jr. or “Dick Cavett” show television show -Possible UN expulsion of Israel -Elliot L. Richardson's forthcoming speech to the American Jewish Congress -President’s support for Israel -Compared with Taiwan -Colson's conversation with Richardson -Statements about Edward Kennedy -Press conference Foreign aid program -The President's conversation with Kissinger -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -The President's possible veto -The President’s view -Israel -Cambodia UN vote on Taiwan -Bush’s statements -Appearances on Cavett and Buckley television shows -UN Secretary General U Thant's reaction -Forthcoming attack on Edward Kennedy -Kennedy’s previous statements on foreign policy -Vietnam -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Kissinger’s trip to Peking -Richard F. Pederson -Bush's forthcoming treatment of the People's Republic of China [PRC] delegation -The President’ view -Compared with treatment of Soviet Union -Kissinger Edward Kennedy -Effectiveness on television -Ronald L. Ziegler's views
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-13 (cont.)
The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 12:10 pm and 12:25 pm and requested Ziegler. [Conversation No. 609-13A] Edward Kennedy -Compared to Robert F. Kennedy and John F. Kennedy The President's foreign policy -Press coverage -Kissinger’s view -Soviet trip announcement -The President’s view Edward Kennedy -Robert J. Dole -Colson's conversation with Franklyn C. (“Lyn”) Nofziger -Possible attack Ziegler present at 12:25 pm. -Statement regarding UN vote on Taiwan -Press coverage -New York Times -Washington Post -Physical appearance -Ziegler’s view -Contrasted with brothers -Possible White House attacks -London Express cartoon -Mike Royko column -Peter Lisagor's possible column Foreign aid -Ziegler’s recent briefing -Kissinger -Israel -Vietnamization -Cambodia -Pakistan
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-13 (cont.)
Ziegler left at 12:30 pm Press -Kissinger -Relations with the Administration -UN -Busing -New York Times -Ehrlichman, Leonard Garment -Editorials Foreign aid program -Hugh Scott -Previous Senate vote -Administration's efforts -State Department -Nofziger -Dole UN vote on Taiwan -Right-wing -Buckley The President, Haldeman, and Colson left at 12:37 pm.
Conversation No. 609-14 Date: November 1, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:03 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Marjorie P. Acker.
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-14 (cont.)
Assignment -Charles W. Colson Acker left at an unknown time before 9:25 am.
Conversation No. 609-15 Date: November 1, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:03 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person.
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The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:25 am.
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Conversation No. 609-16 Date: November 1, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:03 am and 9:25 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Rose Mary Woods.
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Conversation No. 609-17 Date: November 1, 1971 Time: 9:25 am - 1:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. William P. Rogers's schedule Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's forthcoming trip to Liberia -Announcement -Timing -Ambassador -Henry A. Kissinger -State Department -Ronald L. Ziegler
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
Ronald W. Reagan's schedule -Forthcoming dinner with Indira Gandhi Kissinger's schedule Reagan's schedule -Governor’s conference Foreign aid program -Clark MacGregor -Possible continuing resolution -George H. Mahon -White House strategy -Congress -Cooper-Church amendment -White House strategy -Public relations -Separability -Robert H. Finch's forthcoming trip to Latin America -Kissinger's view -Possible continuing resolution -Views of MacGregor, William E. Timmons, Donald H. Rumsfeld, Charles W. Colson -Robert J. Dole -John C. Stennis -Previous Senate vote -The President’s view -MacGregor -Kissinger's view -Responsibility -Kissinger’s staff, State Department, Agency for International Development [AID] -The President’s view -MacGregor -Kissinger -Hugh Scott
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Congressmen -Gerald R. Ford, Leslie C. Arends -MacGregor -Scott, Robert P. Griffin -Rogers's schedule -White House press -John A. Hannah -Mahon -Reagan Administration staff -Colson -Role in White House -George H.W. Bush -Edward M. Kennedy -Bush -Rogers -Rogers -The President’s view -John B. Connally -The President’s view The President's schedule -Reagan -Florida Rogers's possible press conference The President's schedule -Frank F. Church -Troop announcement -Rogers -William McMahon -Arrival ceremony -Possible press conferences Connally's schedule
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
Foreign aid program -Administration's possible actions -Kissinger’s view The President's schedule -Cabinet -1972 campaign -John N. Mitchell, Spiro T. Agnew -Connally -Gandhi Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 9:40 am. -Cabinet -Robert J. Dole, John A. Volpe -Political operatives from Departments -Agnew -Duration -John D. Ehrlichman -Transportation -Connally -Frederic V. Malek memorandum -Leaks -Reagan Haldeman talked with Kissinger at an unknown time between 9:40 am and 9:47 am. [Conversation No. 609-17A] People’s Republic of China [PRC] announcement -Timing Ehrlichman entered at 9:47 am. Forthcoming Cabinet meeting -Colson -Dole, Peter H. Dominick, Mitchell -Agenda -The President’s view -Leaks -Forthcoming Cabinet meeting
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-Firing of State Department employee -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Removal of Defense Department employee -Firing of State Department employee -Rogers’s position -Political effects of 1972 Presidential election campaign -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Revenue-sharing -Tax bill -Agenda -Forthcoming foreign policy report -Forthcoming Defense Department report -Request for reports from Cabinet members -Rogers and the State Department -Speech material -Timing -1970 campaign -1972 campaign -"Issues and Answers" -Herbert G. Klein, John A. Scali Cabinet -The President’s view -1972 campaign -Mitchell -Volpe -Sons of Italy -Elliot L. Richardson -Bush -George W. Romney -Finch, Rumsfeld -Rogers -Contrasted with Connally -Relations with press -Connally -Relations with press
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
Bush -Relations with press -Haldeman’s view -Contrasted with Charles W. Yost -UN delegation -The President’s view -[Matthew J.?]Harvey and John N. Irwin, II -Richard F. Pederson -The Foreign Service Cabinet -1972 campaign -Connally -Finch, Rumsfeld -Richardson -Agenda for meeting -Volpe -Romney -The President’s view -1972 campaign -Ehrlichman’s view -Richardson -James D. Hodgson -Clifford M. Hardin -The President’s view -Colson's view -Possible allegations -Leaks -Lack of leadership -Lobbying failures -Previous Senate vote on foreign aid -Kennedy's view -George D. Aiken's view -The President’s view -Richardson’s previous speech -Forthcoming meeting -Rogers, Melvin R. Laird -Bush -Mitchell -Connally -Agnew
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-1972 campaign -Mitchell -Jeb Stuart Magruder's memorandum -Public relations -Colson -Dole, Scali -Klein -Scali -Timing -Rumsfeld -Rogers C.B. Morton -Richardson -Southern school desegregation -Transpo '72 -Connally report -Phase II economic program -Peter G. Peterson's statements -Maurice H. Stans -Romney -Rumsfeld -Cost of Living Council [COLC] -Schedule -Rumsfeld, George P. Shultz -Government reorganization -Romney, Volpe -Hardin -J. Philip Campbell -Frank C. Carlucci -Volpe's airplane -Coast Guard -Federal Aviation Administration [FAA] -National economy -Rumsfeld, Shultz -Stans -Stans's statements -Peterson -Romney -Forthcoming meeting agenda -Scali -Relations with the press -Connally
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-Joseph W. Alsop's column -Possible Cabinet jealousies -Agnew -Richardson -Public recognition -Agnew, Connally -Mitchell -Laird, Rogers -Rogers's activities -Public recognition -Morton -Volpe, Stans, Romney -Richardson -Hardin, Hodgson Stewart Udall -Son [Scott Udall] -Desertion -Canada -Press Draft dodgers -Unknown man's letter to the President Cabinet -Forthcoming meeting agenda Butterfield left at 10:25 am. Secretary of Agriculture -John C. Whitaker's contacts with Roman L. Hruska -Mitchell -Clayton K. Yeutter -Earl L. Butz, Donald E. Johnson, Bryce N. Harlow -Stans -Clarence D. Palmby -Johnson -Butz -Selection process Cabinet
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-Appointments -Morton Secretary of Agriculture -Yeutter Stans -Possible departure -Hardin Mitchell -Possible departure J. Edgar Hoover -Possible departure -Mitchell's views -Taiwan, Republic of China -Princeton University Conference -William F. Buckley, Jr.’s column -Effect -Timing -Confirmation of successor Mitchell -Possible departure -Confirmation of successor -1972 campaign Stans -Possible departure -The President’s view -Peterson, Richard G. Kleindienst -Peter M. Flanigan -[Unintelligible] Flanigan Peterson -Connally's views -Shultz's views -Kissinger
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
Richardson -The President’s view -Possible role in government -Warren E. Burger -The President’s view -Stanford University -Harvard University Supreme Court -Possible vacancy -Richardson -The President’s view -Timing -1972 Presidential election -William O. Douglas Cabinet -Richardson -Morton -The President’s vie -William T. Pecora -Robert J. Hitt -The President’s view -Mitchell and the 1972 campaign -Possible departure -The President’s view -Possibility of a leave of absence -Possible criticism -John P. Sears, Colson Robert F. Ellsworth
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
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Kleindienst -Possible role in government -Mitchell’s view -Possible confirmation as Attorney General -Ehrlichman’s view
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Attorney General -Kleindienst -Robert C. Mardian -Mitchell -Kleindienst -Possibility as Secretary of Interior -Morton
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42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
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Kleindienst -Possible role in administration -Secretary of Commerce -Peterson -The President’s view -Confirmation -Mitchell Finch and Rumsfeld -Finch’s plans -Kleindienst -Rumsfeld’s plans -Possible role in administration -Secretary of Commerce -Housing and Urban Development [HUD] Secretary -The President’s view -Kleindienst Mitchell -Possible departure -Confirmation of successor -Richardson John V. Lindsay -Environmentalism
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
Attorney General -Confirmation -William H. Rehnquist, Will R. Wilson, Johnnie M. Walters -L. Patrick Gray, III -William D. Ruckelshaus -Mitchell and Kleindenst Kissinger entered at 10:49 am. Foreign aid program -Kissinger's forthcoming meeting with agencies -John A. Hannah's meeting with Jacob K. Javits -Humanitarian aid compared with military aid -India, Pakistan compared with Vietnam, Cambodia -Kissinger’s view -Israel -The President’s view -Separation of military from non-military aid in the Senate -Foreign Relations Committee -The President’s view -Armed Services Committee -Foreign Relations Committee -Kissinger’s forthcoming meeting with Rogers -Rogers -George W. Ball's efforts Justice Department -Kleindienst -Egil G. (“Bud”) Krogh, Jr.’s expertise -Staffing Buckley -Column -Possible meeting with Kissinger Hoover -Possible departure from Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Ehrlichman's discussions with G. Gordon Liddy and Krogh -Reaction of conservatives -1972 Presidential election -Edward Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-W. Ramsey Clark -Richard A. Falk [?] Ehrlichman left at 10:55 am. Foreign aid program -Separability -Previous Senate vote -Possible White House response -The President’s forthcoming trips to Peking and Moscow -Vietnam -Cooper-Church amendment -Kissinger's possible efforts -Javits -Possible continuing resolution -Ball -The President’s view -India and Pakistan refugees, Africa, Latin America, Third World -Mahon -MacGregor -Mahon -The President's schedule Haldeman left at an unknown time before 11:40 am. -The President's schedule -Rogers -John N. Irwin, II -Rogers's possible actions -Statements to the press -The President’s view -Negotiations with North Vietnam -The President’s view -Rogers -Nguyen Van Thieu Buckley -Possible meeting with Kissinger -US Information Agency [USIA] -UN vote on Taiwan, Republic of China -National defense
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-The President’s view -Forthcoming meeting with Soviet Union Democrats -Kissinger’s view -Stewart J.O. Alsop's column -Cooper-Church Amendment -Previous foreign aid vote -News summary Haldeman entered at an unknown time after 10:55 am, Foreign aid program -Possible continuing resolution -Mahon's views -Views of Gerald R. Ford and Carl B. Albert -Effects on the Senate -Possible House money bill -Mahon's views -MacGregor -Hannah's meetings -Separability -Kissinger's forthcoming meeting with agencies -Administration approach -Vietnam -Popular opinion -India -Pakistan UN vote on Taiwan -The President's efforts Possible ambassador to North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -David M. Kennedy -Rogers -The President’s view -Foreign Service -Connally's conversation with the President about the State Department -Report from Edwin S. Cohen -Philip H. Trezise -John Robert Schaetzel
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-Yost -Kissinger’s view -Walter J. Stoessel, Jr. -Kissinger’s view -Charles D. (“Tex”) Thornton -Possible role with the administration -The President’s view Robert Strausz-Hupe -Possible role with the administration -Possible confirmation -Ceylon US ambassador to Japan -Connally’s forthcoming recommendations -Kissinger’s view -Foreign Service Previous Senate vote -MacGregor's efforts -State Department -Hannah -Responsibility Press coverage -UN vote on Taiwan -The President's forthcoming trip to Moscow -Newsweek -Support for the administration -The President’s forthcoming trips to PRC and Moscow -Kissinger's forthcoming trip to PRC -Previous Senate vote on foreign aid -Liberal Democrats -Dole -Mansfield amendment -The President’s view -Previous Senate vote on foreign aid -Peter Lisagor, Marquis Childs UN vote on Taiwan -Buckley -The President's reaction
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-Bush The President's opponents -Attacks on timing of Kissinger's trip to PRC -Consultation of allies UN vote on Taiwan -Impact on public relations -George Sherman Ziegler entered at an unknown time after 10:55 am. Mrs. Nixon's forthcoming visit to Liberia -Timing of announcement Foreign aid program -Previous Senate vote -White House statements -Reduction in American forces abroad -Nixon Doctrine -Cambodia -North Vietnamese military -Josip Broz Tito compared with Gen. Francisco Franco -Unwillingness to compromise -Separability -UN vote on Taiwan -Kissinger’s recent trip -Timing -Consultation of allies -Criticism of delegates’ conduct -Popular opinion Ziegler left at an unknown time before 11:40 am. Ziegler -Sears's views -The President’s view -Compared with Klein -Cambodia and Laos issues Foreign aid program
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-Previous Senate vote -Press reaction -PRC, Soviet Union -Forthcoming announcement -Rogers's schedule -Irwin The President's schedule -Possible meeting with Latin American leaders -Brazil -Rogers -Emilio Garrastazu Medici -Rogers -Laird -Vietnam -Negotiations -Le Duc Tho The President's forthcoming conversation with Rogers and Kissinger -The President's conversation with Tito -North Vietnamese -Soviet Union Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Conversation with the President -Soviet Union and North Vietnamese -Conversation with Kissinger -PRC Communiqué The President's forthcoming conversation with Rogers and Kissinger -Kissinger's conversations with Rogers -Vietnam negotiations -Memorandum Vietnam -Forthcoming troop announcement -Timing -Possible continuing resolution on foreign aid -Ziegler -The President's possible statement -Content
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-The President's conversation with Tito -North Vietnam -Content -Troop withdrawal rate -Residual force -1972 Presidential campaign -Draftee announcement -Timing -Rogers, Laird -Troop withdrawal rate -Christmas -Announcement -Ziegler Kissinger left at 11:40 am. Kissinger -Liberal friends -Recent visit to PRC -Press coverage -UN vote -Ping-Pong team visit -Rogers, Stans -Possible impact -Trip to the Soviet Union Public relations and Presidential trips -Soviet Union -Romania -Yugoslavia -Poland -Latin America -Africa -Latin America -Timing Public relations -State of the Union -The President’s view -Domestic Council -Television appearances
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 609-17 (cont.)
-Messages to Congress -Effectiveness -Congress -The President’s view -Political opponents -Edmund S. Muskie -Haldeman's possible conversation with Ehrlichman -1972 election -State of the Union -Value This recording was cut off at an unknown time before 1:30 pm.