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Date: 
Nov 02, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 611-1 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:15 am and 8:43 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Briefcase Sanchez left at an unknown time before 8:43 am.
Conversation No. 611-2 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 8:43 am - 9:32 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Foreign aid program -Forthcoming conversation with George P. Shultz An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 8:43 am. The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:19 am. Foreign aid -Popularity -Young people William P. Rogers Melvin R. Laird
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-2 (cont.)
Ronald L. Ziegler -Press briefings The President's schedule -Florida trip -Development of Phase II economic program -Labor interests -Foreign aid Bernard J. "Bunny" Lasker National economy -Stock market -Status -Volumes -Level -Effect -Elliot Janeway's views -Dow Jones index -Unknown person’s view -Press coverage -November 1, 1971 -Situation since August 1971 -Public confidence -Arthur F. Burns -John B. Connally -Investment Tax Credit Bill -Burns's views -Status of legislation -Automobile excise tax -Tax bill -George P. Shultz's views -Wage and price controls -Labor reaction Policy planning -Shultz -Thesis -Henry A. Kissinger’s acceptance -The President’s initiatives
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-2 (cont.)
-Impact -Economic and domestic policy -Foreign policy -Vietnam -Staff structure -John D. Ehrlichman and Kissinger -Ehrlichman's views -Value Added Tax [VAT] -Ehrlichman's staff -Liberalism -Edwin L. Harper's views on parochial schools -Environment -Revenue-sharing -Views regarding popular expectations of the President -Media treatment of the President Supreme Court appointments -Leonard Garment's views -Howard H. Baker, Jr. and Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Lewis F. Powell, Jr. -Weinberger -Garment -Conservatives Policy planning -Staff responsibilities -Shultz's views -Connally's role on National Security Council [NSC] National economy -Pending tax legislation -The President's program -Phase I Boards -Activities -Phase II -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Labor interests -Wage retroactivity -1971 compared to 1972
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-2 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Cabinet reorganization -Ehrlichman -Forthcoming testimony -George W. Romney, John A. Volpe, Rogers C. B. Morton, Elliot L. Richardson, Maurice H. Stans, James D. Hodgson and J. Philip Campbell -Romney and Shultz -Press -Meeting -Timing and duration -William P. Rogers -Necessity
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Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Meeting with Haldeman, September 1971 -Schedule -Events -Number -Location -Villanova University Tricia Nixon Cox Julie Eisenhower -Schedule -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Schedule
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-2 (cont.)
-Florida Tricia Cox and Julie Eisenhower -Schedules -Compared to other young people -Thelma C. (“Pat’) Nixon -Invitations -Procedure Kissinger -Conversation with Haldeman, November 1, 1971 -Rogers -Compared with Rogers -Conversation with Robert Kleiman of New York Times -Article regarding State Department's role in the President's foreign policy -People's Republic of China [PRC] and Warsaw talks -Rogers -Views James B. (“Scotty”) Reston's interview with Chou En-lai -Conversation with John A. Scali -Rogers -PRC -Possible contacts with press -New York Times The PRC initiative -State Department -Role -Popular opinion -Historical record -Columnists -Kissinger -Papers -Rogers's role -Kissinger -Papers Kissinger -Views regarding Senate vote on foreign aid, October 29, 1971 -Negotiations with North Vietnam -Conversation with Haldeman, November 1, 1971
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-2 (cont.)
-United Nations [UN] vote on Taiwan -Timing -State Department -Kissinger’s return from PRC -Botswana and Guyana -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.'s role -State Department -Haldeman’s action -Possible contacts with press -New York Times -Reston -Washington Star -Rogers's possible reaction -Use by Administration -Timing -PRC -Rogers The President's foreign policy -Linkage -Rogers Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 8:43 am. The President's schedule -Barber -Gerald R. Ford -Cabinet Bull left at an unknown time before 9:19 am. Kissinger -Conversation with Shultz -Middle East -Prediction -Diplomacy -Views regarding India-Pakistan relations -PRC The President's State of the Union address
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-2 (cont.)
-Ehrlichman -Kissinger -Haldeman's conversations -Ehrlichman -Tax program -Robert H. Finch, Rumsfeld, Shultz, Kissinger -Congress -Ehrlichman Kissinger -Conversation with Ehrlichman -India-Pakistan relations -PRC announcements and Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] Latin America -Rogers Mrs. Nixon's forthcoming trip -Ziegler's announcement The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 8:43 am and 9:19 am. [Conversation No. 611-2A] [See Conversation No. 13-63] [End of telephone conversation] Latin America -Rogers -Summit -Finch The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler between 9:19 am and 9:20 am. [Conversation No. 611-2B] [See Conversation No. 13-64]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-2 (cont.)
[End of telephone conversation] Kissinger -Shultz -UN vote on Taiwan -Rogers -George H. W. Bush -[Forename unknown] Henderson -Possible State Department actions -Motivations -Kissinger's recent trip to the PRC -Haig -The President’s forthcoming trip to the PRC -Responsibility -Importance -Historical record -Relationship with Rogers State Department -Rogers Networks -Television shows -“Laugh In” -Haldeman’s view -Peter M. Flanigan's plan -Cable television -Possible independent network -Spiro T. Agnew -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -Possible White House involvement -News organization -The Left-Leaning Antenna -Network bias -Flanigan's plan Ambassadorial positions -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] and Japan -Flanigan -Mansfield D. Sprague
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-2 (cont.)
-Charles D. (“Tex”) Thornton Networks -Cable television National economy -The President's schedule -Shultz -Charles W. Colson -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Pay Board -Arnold R. Weber -Shultz -Rumsfeld -Labor -Wage increases -Retroactivity -Hodgson -George H. Boldt -Weber's views -Weber -Possible attack on George Meany -Shultz -Paul A. Volcker Haldeman left at 9:32 am.
Conversation No. 611-3 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 9:32 am - 10:45 am Location: Oval Office The President met with William P. Rogers. Rogers’s schedule -Australia
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting -Ronald L. Ziegler briefing Foreign aid program -The President's schedule -Gerald R. Ford and Leslie C. Arends -George H. Mahon -Senate vote, October 29, 1971 -Previous votes -Henry A. Kissinger's call to the President -Hugh Scott -Michael J. Mansfield -Robert P. Griffin -Senate Republicans -Hubert H. Humphrey, Edmund S. Muskie and Edward M. Kennedy -Mansfield -Timing Henry A. Kissinger entered at 9:36 am. -Comments by Gordon L. Allott and Clifford P. Hansen -John Sherman Cooper-Frank F. Church Amendment -Mansfield -Humanitarian aspect of bill
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
-John C. Stennis -Hansen -Warren G. Magnuson's previous conversation with Kissinger -Separability -House's view -Senate -Possible continuing resolution for ninety days -Mahon's view -Defense Appropriations Bill -Possible House action -Security assistance -Foreign Operations Bill -Possible House action -Possible continuing resolution -House Foreign Affairs Committee -Views of Ford, Carl B. Albert and Mahon -J. William Fulbright -Appropriations bills -Mahon's strategy -Senate strategy -Temporary continuing resolution -Senate parliamentarian -Fulbright's possible reaction -Prospects -Military bill -Conservatives -Foreign operations -Liberals -Possible Foreign Relations Committee testimony -Fulbright -Rogers, Melvin R. Laird and John A. Hannah -Mansfield and Cooper-Church Amendments -Foreign aid authorization -House vote -Prospects for 1971 -Senate -White House strategy -House plans -Arends and Ford -Public opinion
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
-Senate responsibility -Israel and Pakistan -Refugees -Impact on national defense -The President's conversation with Laird, November 1, 1971 -Korea -Vietnamization -Thailand -Humanitarianism -Nixon Doctrine -Laos -Treaty commitments -Thailand -Korea -Greece and Turkey -Jordan -Israel -Israel -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Impact on national defense -Korea -Thailand -Laos -Cambodia -The Nixon Doctrine contrasted with Lyndon B. Johnson's and John F. Kennedy's policies -Compared to Vietnam -Rogers's conversation with Scott, November 1, 1971 -Possible Foreign Relations Committee testimony -Rogers -Timing -Postponement -[Forename unknown] Donnelly (sp?) -India-Pakistan relations -John A. Scali's views -Vietnam troop withdrawals -US foreign policy -Trips to USSR and PRC -US position of world leadership
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
Vietnam -Troop withdrawals -Laird's trip -Paris negotiations -Haig -Le Duc Tho -Kissinger's forthcoming trip -US offers -Le Duc Tho -North Vietnamese message -Le Duc Tho and Xuan Thuy -Kissinger's forthcoming rip -Xuan Thuy -Health -Public knowledge -Possible continuing resolution for foreign aid -Troop withdrawal -Laird -Ziegler's forthcoming announcement -Vietnamization -Rate of troop withdrawal -Timing -Residual force -Paris negotiations -Kissinger's forthcoming trip -Importance -Prisoners of war [POWs] -The President's possible announcement, January 1972 -State of the Union address -Phrasing -Mansfield Amendment -State of the Union address -Congress -Continuing resolution -Foreign aid -Troop withdrawal -Draftees -Haig -Army -Residual force
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
-Air Force and Navy -Timing of the President's possible announcement -Kissinger and Haig -Scott -Rate -Le Duc Tho -Appearance in Paris -Foreign aid program -Cambodia and South Vietnam -The President's conversation with Haldeman -Timing of the President's possible announcement -1972 election Foreign aid program -Possible continuing resolution -Paris negotiations -Nguyen Van Thieu -Election -Previous votes -Mansfield Amendment -Senate -Responsibility -Separability India-Pakistan -Indira Gandhi -Forthcoming visit -Agha Muhommad Yahya Khan -Troop withdrawal -Gandhi Arthur F. Burns -Statements -Surtax -Investment -Canada Vietnam -Troop withdrawal -Draftees
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
-Studies -Laird -Handling of announcement -National Security Council [NSC] -Laird -POWs -Possible US actions -Air attacks -Possible North Vietnamese actions -Views of PRC and USSR -Forthcoming summits -Article by North Vietnamese Foreign Minister -Military assistance -Announcement -Withdrawals -Casualties -Public interest -Senate -Foreign aid bill -The President's trip to Oregon -Kissinger's visit to Chicago -USSR, PRC and Japan The President's schedule -Latin America trip -Foreign aid program -Continuing resolution -Timing -Location -Brazil -Mexico -San Juan, Puerto Rico -Duration Import surcharge -US negotiations with Canada -Shultz -Connally's trip -Latin America -Oil sales
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
-Possible contract -Shultz -Import quota -Paul A. Volcker's Group -Mitchell W. Sharpe -Canadian currency -Floatation -Automobiles -Pierre E. Trudeau -Popularity -Forthcoming election The President's schedule -William McMahon
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Rogers's statement at press conference -Ziegler Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:36 am. Request that Ziegler be asked to join them Bull left at an unknown time before 10:22 am.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
Foreign aid program -Hannah and Laird -Foreign Relations Committee -Senate vote -Scott -White House response -Fulbright -F. Edward Hebert -Hebert Ziegler entered at 10:22 am. -Rogers's schedule -Robert H. Finch -Press conference and Foreign Relations Committee testimony -Ziegler's previous conversation with Robert J. McCloskey -Scali -Rogers's meeting with the President -Press -Questions -Congress -Dwight D. Eisenhower's administration -Congress -Senate vote -Forthcoming House Appropriation Bills -Defense -Foreign operations -Senate vote -Effect on White House -Foreign policy initiatives -Possible White House response -Compromise -Frank F. Church -Effect -Vietnam -Troops -Paris negotiations -Continuing resolution -Duration -Balanced bill
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
-Reform -Laird’s and Ziegler’s statements -Rogers's statement -Administration's responsibility -Meetings with Congressmen -Kissinger The President's schedule -Latin America trip -State of the Union address and budget presentation Rogers and Ziegler left at 10:33 am. -Forthcoming meeting with McMahon -Kissinger's presence Australia -Paris negotiations -Troop withdrawal -[Edward Gough Whitlam?] -Labor party -Trip to PRC -Ambassador to US -Direct channel -Foreign office -The President’s forthcoming trip to PRC -Politics -Conservatives -Congress -PRC -Whitlam -Geneva Conference United Nations [UN] vote on Taiwan, Republic of China -Chou En-lai's conversation with Kissinger -PRC statements -US and USSR -Central Committee of Communist Party -Letter to Albanians -Channels
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
-Kissinger's views -1971 compared to 1972 -Statements -Chou En-lai’s conversation with Kissinger -Two-China policy -Consequences -USSR -Japan -Taiwan -US -Chou En-lai -PRC hardliners -US liberals The President's previous meeting with Rogers and Kissinger -Europe -Vietnam -Latin America trip The President's schedule -Big Four meeting -Compared to separate meetings -[Emilio Colombo] -Willy Brandt -Georges J.R. Pompidou -Location -French Guyana -Brazil -Caribbean Islands -Paris -Brandt -California -Edward R.G. Heath -Bermuda -Pompidou -Brandt -Heath -Brandt -San Clemente -Key Biscayne
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
-State Department's views -Haldeman -Pompidou -Heath Kissinger's forthcoming meeting with the Georges R.S. Baring, Earl of Cromer -Heath -US negotiations with USSR -Laird -UN vote on Taiwan -South Africa and Rhodesia -The President’s commitment UN vote on Taiwan -PRC reaction -USSR and US Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:33 am. Request that Charles W. Colson be asked to join them Bull left at an unknown time before 10:45 am. UN vote on Taiwan -PRC’s reaction -Leadership -USSR Kissinger left at 10:45 am.
Conversation No. 611-4 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 10:50 am - 10:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-3 (cont.)
National economy -Pay Board -Colson's schedule -George P. Shultz -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Jay Lovestone -Business representatives' efforts -Wage contracts -Shultz -1971 increases -1972 standard -Freeze period -Deferred increases -Shultz's possible meeting with George Meany -Shultz’s view -Employers' possible actions -Deferred increases -Strikes -Steel industry -Strategy -Timing -Meany's possible actions -Timing -Convention -The President's schedule -Arnold R. Weber, Shultz and Colson James R. Hoffa -Executive clemency -Timing -Parole Board -Justification -Parole Board -John N. Mitchell -Fitzsimmons -Alleged commitment -August 15, 1971 announcement -Executive clemency -Building trades unions
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-4 (cont.)
-John D. Ehrlichman Option paper -Peter M. Flanigan -Oil -Meeting -Effects -Labor support -Building trades -Fitzsimmons -Meany National economy -Pay Board -Shultz -Business members -Importance to the President's economic program -New economic policy -Tax -Surcharge -International monetary policy -Public impact Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:50 am. William McMahon's arrival Bull left at an unknown time before 10:59 am. Colson's schedule -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Weber, Shultz and Donald H. Rumsfeld Colson left at 10:59 am.
Conversation No. 611-5
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-4 (cont.)
Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 10:59 am - 12:24 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with William McMahon; the White House photographer and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings [General conversation] Photographs -Arrangements [General conversation] Sydney and Melbourne -New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles -The President’s 1953 trip to Australia -Comparisons -Horse race Presentation of gifts by the President -Pen Kissinger and Roger [Surname unknown] entered at 11:06 am. Introductions The press and the White House photographer left at an unknown time before 12:24 pm. Refreshments ************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [National Security] [Duration: 5m 36s ]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-5 (cont.)
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US-PRC relations -The President's forthcoming trip -Purpose -Ambassadors -Compared to US-USSR relations -PRC’s position in world -Japan -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -US role in world -Nixon Doctrine -Foreign aid program -Senate -American popular opinion -Japan, Korea and Thailand -Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos -Nixon Doctrine -The President's forthcoming trip -Kissinger's conversations with Chou En-lai -Tone -Chinese communists -Compared to Soviets -Foreign troops in Asia -US -Soviet -Outer Mongolia -PRC-USSR relations -PRC’s position in world -US-Asian policy -Korea and Vietnam -The President's forthcoming trip Vietnam
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-5 (cont.)
-The President's forthcoming trip to PRC -Press -The President's conversation with Andrei A. Gromyko -The President's conversation with Josip Broz Tito US-PRC relations -The President's forthcoming trip -US Asian policy The President's forthcoming trips to PRC and USSR -Pragmatism -Press reporting -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] negotiations -US foreign policy -Motives of the PRC and USSR US-Australia relations -United Nations [UN] vote on Taiwan US foreign policy -The President's experience -Approach to negotiations US-PRC relations -The President's forthcoming trip -PRC motives -USSR -Japan -Domestic problems -Historical view -The President's forthcoming trip -Announcement -Timing -Soviet Summit
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-5 (cont.)
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Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:06 am. Bull left at an unknown time before 12:24 pm. The press Kissinger -Sonia R. McMahon The President, McMahon and Kissinger left at 12:24 pm.
Conversation No. 611-6 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:24 pm and 12:27 pm Location: Oval Office Alexander P. Butterfield met with Stephen B. Bull[?]. The President's schedule -Location Presidential gifts
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-6 (cont.)
-Golf balls Unknown people entered. [White House tour] -Introduction of Bull -Carpet -Presidential seal Butterfield, Bull and the unknown people left at an unknown time before 12:27 pm.
Conversation No. 611-7 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 12:27 pm - unknown before 12:31 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Russians Ziegler’s recent press conference -Unknown man Stephen B. Bull entered and the President and Ziegler left at an unknown time before 12:31 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 611-8 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:27 pm and 12:31 pm Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull talked with an unknown person. [Unintelligible] [End of telephone conversation]
Conversation No. 611-9 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:27 pm and 12:31 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Gerald R. Ford -Alexander R. Larzelere -Family Bull left at 12:31 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 611-10 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 12:31 pm - 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander R. Larzelere and James D. (“Don”) Hughes; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Coast Guard Successor Boats Presentation of gifts by the President -Larzelere's family Larzelere and Hughes left at 12:33 pm.
Conversation No. 611-11 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 12:33 pm - unknown before 12:34 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Frederic V. Malek -John N. Mitchell -Recent presidential appointees Bull left at an unknown time before 12:34 pm.
Conversation No. 611-12
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 12:34 pm - 12:40 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stanley M. Greenfield, Richard J. Grunewald, John W. Larson, Phillip A. Loomis, Jr., Dudley C. Mecum, Raymond L. Telles, Joseph R. Wright, Jr., Frederic V. Malek and Daniel T. Kingsley; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions -San Francisco -Arthur A. Fletcher -Kenneth E. BeLieu -William R. Shuler -Father -Athletic record -California Tech University -Whittier College -The President Football -Rules regarding placement of ball -Shuler Introductions -Telles -Former position as ambassador to Costa Rica The President's schedule -Texas -El Paso -John B. Connally -Cabinet and staff Roles of new appointees Presentation of gifts by the President The President's previous conversation with William McMahon
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-12 (cont.)
-Length of meeting [General conversation] Greenfield, et al., left at 12:40 pm.
Conversation No. 611-13 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 12:40 pm - unknown before 12:41 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Michael R. Schrauth -Ronald H. Walker -Parents Bull left at an unknown time before 12:41 pm.
Conversation No. 611-14 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 12:41 pm - 12:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Michael R. Schrauth, Mrs. Michael R. Schrauth, William L. Schrauth and Mrs. William L. Schrauth; Stephen B. Bull and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions Michael R. Schrauth's work
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-14 (cont.)
Arrangements for photograph Unknown man -Wife, Mary -George S. McGovern Presentation of gifts by the President Mary [Surname unknown] Schrauth, et al., left at 12:43 pm.
Conversation No. 611-15 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 12:43 pm - unknown before 12:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Barber Bull left at an unknown time before 12:47 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 611-16 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:43 pm and 12:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 13-65]
Conversation No. 611-17 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:43 pm and 12:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Requested Henry A. Kissinger be asked to join him -State Department Bull left at an unknown time before 12:47 pm.
Conversation No. 611-18 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:43 pm and 12:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez and Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule Sanchez and Bull left at an unknown time before 12:47 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 611-19 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:43 pm and 12:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 13-66]
Conversation No. 611-20 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:43 pm and 12:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 13-67]
Conversation No. 611-21 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: 12:47 pm - 1:13 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. The President's previous meeting with William McMahon -The President's statement to press -Ronald L. Ziegler -Australia-New Zealand-United States [ANZUS] Treaty -McMahon -John G. Gorton
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-21 (cont.)
-[Edward Gough Whitlam] -The President's schedule -Foreign travel -Vietnam -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -New Zealand -McMahon’s forthcoming campaign Pierre E. Trudeau -The President’s forthcoming visit -Political purpose -Canadian right-wing The President's schedule -Foreign travel -Timing -Iran -Australia -New Zealand -Moscow -Peking -Press corps -Timing -Canada Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 12:52 pm. The President's call to Clarence E. Miller Butterfield left at 12:53 pm. The President's schedule -Foreign travel -PRC trip -Timing -Australia -Taiwan, Republic of China -Japan -[Emperor of Japan] Hirohito -Australia
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-21 (cont.)
The President's previous conversation with McMahon -The President as Statesman United Nations [UN] vote on Taiwan -PRC statement -Albania -PRC representation -Ottawa The President's schedule -Foreign travel -Canada -Australia, New Zealand The President talked with Miller between 12:56 pm and 12:57 pm. [Conversation No. 611-21A] [See Conversation No. 13-68] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Foreign Travel -Eisaku Sato -Hawaii -[Australia] -PRC trip -Sato -Hawaii -Nelson A. Rockefeller’s property -Australia, New Zealand, Iran -India, Pakistan -Iraq -Compared with Lyndon B. Johnson William P. Rogers's schedule -Taiwan
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-21 (cont.)
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The White House operator talked with the President at an unknown time between 12:57 pm and 1:06 pm. [Conversation No. 611-21B] [See Conversation No. 13-69] [End of telephone conversation] Japan -Kissinger's conversation with U. Alexis Johnson -Kissinger's schedule -PRC trip [Forename unknown] Hormel [sp?] -Rogers -Willy Brandt -Nobel Peace Prize The President's previous conversation with McMahon -Kissinger's previous trip to PRC -UN vote on Taiwan -[State Department]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07) Conv. No. 611-21 (cont.)
UN vote on Taiwan -Kissinger's previous trip to PRC -Belgium -George H. W. Bush -Conversation with Kissinger -Belgium and Cyprus -Outcome -Kissinger's previous trip to PRC -Timing -1971 compared to 1972 -The President's trip to PRC -Possible political impact -Chou En-lai Kissinger's activities -Georges J.R. Pompidou and Brandt -Messages -Sato -The President’s PRC trip Kissinger's schedule -Foreign travel -Japan -The President’s possible trip -U. Alexis Johnson -Rogers -Timing The President talked with John H. Rousselot between 1:06 pm and 1:08 pm. [Conversation No. 611-21C] [See Conversation No. 13-70] [End of telephone conversation] The President's foreign policy -McMahon's views -Compared to US right wing
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The President talked with Barber B. Conable between 1:09 pm and 1:10 pm. [Conversation No. 611-21D] [See Conversation No. 13-71] [End of telephone conversation] The President's previous meeting with McMahon -Japan -State Department -US Ambassador -Walter L. Rice -Kissinger The President's foreign policy -Contacts with allies -Letters The President's previous meeting with McMahon -Vietnam -The President’s forthcoming announcement The President's schedule -Indira Gandhi -Kissinger Rogers's meeting with Indian Foreign Minister -Pakistan -Timing The President's schedule -Gandhi -Parmeshwar N. Haksar And Kissinger -Agenda -Refugees -Politics -Pakistan Mujibur Rahman
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-Treatment by Pakistan -Trial -Promise The President and Kissinger left at 1:13 pm.
Conversation No. 611-22 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:13 pm and 3:00 pm Location: Oval Office Alexander P. Butterfield [?] met with an unknown woman. Offer of assistance Butterfield [?] and the unknown woman at an unknown time before 3:00 pm.
Conversation No. 611-23 Date: November 2, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:13 pm and 3:00 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people [Secret Service agents] met. [Unintelligible] The President entered at 3:00 pm. The conversation was cut off at 3:00 pm.