629

Date: 
Dec 06, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 629-1 Date: December 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:00 am and 9:07 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man. The President's schedule The unknown man left at an unknown time before 9:07 am.
Conversation No. 629-2 Date: December 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:00 am and 9:07 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 16-11]
Conversation No. 629-3 Date: December 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:00 am and 9:07 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Meeting with Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 9:07 am. Conversation No. 629-4
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: December 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:00 am and 9:07 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Unknown found item Sanchez left at an unknown time before 9:07 am.
Conversation No. 629-5 Date: December 6, 1971 Time: 9:07 am - 9:09 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with William P. Rogers. [See Conversation No. 16-12]
Conversation No. 629-6 Date: December 6, 1971 Time: 9:09 am - 10:08 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger; an National Broadcasting Company [NBC] film crew was present at the beginning of the meeting. India/Pakistan situation -Military advisors -Military attaches -Military action -Air fight -Knock out oil supplies in Karachi
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
-Ground forces -Status -Withdrawal resolutions -General Assembly -Potential Indian position -Bangladesh -Calcutta -United Nations [UN] action -Italian resolution in the Security Council -Kissinger’s view -Potential failure -General assembly -“Uniting for Peace” resolution -Security Council -Possible results -Cease-fire and withdrawal -Progress -Indira Gandhi -Meeting with the president -Proposals -Pakistani-Bangladesh negotiations -Location -Mujibar Rahman -Efforts by the Administration -American cargo ships -American civilians -Karachi -US involvement -Cease-fire negotiations -Possible outcome -Dacca area -Refugees -Numbers -American civilians -US responsibility -Ships -Attacks -Washington Special Actions Group [WSAG] meeting -Timing -Participants -Melvin R. Laird
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
-Previous conversation with Kissinger -Timing -David Packard -William P. Rogers -Admn. Thomas H. Moorer -Gen. William C. Westmoreland -Richard M. Helms -John B. Connally -Economic assistance -Possible US action -UN -World community -East Pakistan -Possible scenarios -Economy -Relations with India The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:09 am and 9:19 am. [Conversation No. 629-6A] [See Conversation No. 16-13] [End of telephone conversation] UN -George H.W. Bush -Forthcoming telephone call from the President to Bush -Timing Cambodia President’s schedule The President talked with William P. Rogers between 9:19 am and 9:24 am. [Conversation No. 629-6B] [See Conversation No. 16-14; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation]
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
[End of telephone conversation] India-Pakistan situation -Connally -Talk with Kissinger -Timing Cambodia -Military situation -Stability -South Vietnamese Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Andrei A. Gromyko -Talk with the President -Defensive-offensive weapons -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] presentation -The President’s May 20, 1971 statement -Gromyko’s previous visit to the US -Land based weapons -Closeness between the USSR and US Paris Peace Talks -North Vietnamese -Withdrawal -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Nguyen Van Thieu -Overthrow -POWs -Kissinger’s view -North Vietnam proposal -Seven point proposal -Point one -US assistance -Withdrawal -Type -Point two -Thieu overthrow -Linked to Point one -Position -State Department report
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
-Le Duc Tho -Health -Recovery Middle East -Meeting with Golda Meir -League of Women -Meir -Security concerns -US -Balance of power -Note to be changed -Diplomatic flexibility -Kissinger's meeting with Yitzhak Rabin -US and Israeli position -Understanding President’s schedule -Trips and meetings -Azores -Timing -Bermuda -Timing -Key Biscayne -California -Head of State meetings -Rogers to meet with his counterpart -Foreign policy -Connally to meet with his counterpart -Economics -Complex issues -Canada -Congressional leadership breakfast -International monetary situation -Trade -Importance -People’s Republic of China [PRC] and USSR meetings -Meetings with PRC and USSR leaders -Timing -Monetary issue -Pierre E. Trudeau [?]
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
-European forces -PRC -Future of the alliance -Trudeau -Economic issues -Europeans -Interest in US attitudes -Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions [MBFR] -USSR -Moscow and Peking Kissinger talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:24 am and 9:37 am. [Conversation No. 629-6C] [See Conversation No. 16-15] [End of telephone conversation] Schedule -Meetings with Heads of State -Time considerations -Eisaku Sato -Georges J.R. Pompidou -Potential language problem with foreign leaders -Time Bush -Kissinger’s previous conversations with Bush -UN vote -Statements
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8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
PRESIDENT’S SCHEDULE
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Kissinger and the President talked with Bush between 9:37 am and 9:42 am. [Conversation No. 629-6D] [See Conversation No. 16-16] H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman entered at 9:37 am. [End of telephone conversation] Maps -Kissinger delivery India-Pakistan situation -Attaches -Troops Kissinger left at 9:42 am. The President's schedule -Rogers -Executive Office Building [EOB] Transportation problems -James D. Hodgson's testimony -Timing -Farm belt -Farm bureau -Earl L. Butz's address -Legislation -Congressional failures -Welfare reform -Relief to cities
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
-Revenue sharing -Health bill -Bill to stop labor disputes in transportation -Importance to Americans -Railroad strike -Dock strikes -Cost to farmers and consumers -Lack of hearings -Cabinet officers' support -Hodgson -Butz -Public opinion -Percentages -New labor legislation -Pressure -Actions taken -Speeches -Interest groups -Letters -Ronald L. Ziegler -Clark MacGregor -Issues -Welfare reform -Social Security increases -Revenue sharing -Government reorganization -Transportation strikes -Lack of action -Congress’ accountability Economy -George H. Gallup poll -Public opinion -Stronger wage-price controls -Percentage -Labor union leaders' opinions -Louis Harris poll -Percentage -Favor the President's economic policy -Tax bill
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
Ziegler entered at 9:44 am. Leadership meeting -Congressional leadership breakfast -India-Pakistan Briefing -Rogers -Briefing the Senate Leadership -Leadership -US policy -Arms aid to India -UN vote -Talks with Meir -Balance of power -Israel -Possible push for a truce -Legislative situation -Recess -Economic Stabilization Bill -Wayne L. Hays -Pressure -Leonard Garment [?] -Beginning of next session -Timing -India-Pakistan situation -Congressional situation -Focus and attention of the day -Releases -Executive Order No. 11248 -Wage-price board -Salary levels President’s schedule -WSAG meeting -Rogers -Laird -Moorer -Westmoreland -Helms -Connally -Time and place -EOB
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
-Trudeau meeting -The President's previous telephone conversation with Bush -WSAG meeting -Kissinger Anwar el-Sadat -Terence F. Smith [?] article -State Department -The President's meeting with Meir -Israelis -Balance of power -Proposed action -Organization of Arab Republics [OAR] -Attempt to maintain the balance of power and the truce -Talks -Assurance to the Israelis -Policy -Possible changes -Courtesy to Sadat -USSR -Sadat Haldeman and Ziegler left at 9:54 am. John D. Ehrlichman entered at an unknown time after 9:54 am. The President's schedule -Meeting -Vice President -Representatives of states -The President's attendance -Opening -Legislative program -Public education -Real estate taxation -Congress -Senate -Wilbur D. Mills -Assurances -Finance -Ehrlichman’s conversation with an unknown person
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
-Tax bill -Budget -Mills -Responsibility -Call from the President -Ehrlichman’s approval The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:54 am and 9:57 am. [Conversation No. 629-6E] [See Conversation No. 16-17] [End of telephone conversation] Tax bill -Mills -Delay -Duration Schedule -Representatives of states meeting -Vice President -Purpose -Cabinet -Domestic Council -Recommendations -Interest groups -Association of Governors -Association of County Executives and Cities -Association of Mayors -Meeting in Hawaii -Attended by the Vice President -Recommendations -Domestic Council Spiro T. Agnew entered at 9:57 am. Tax bill -Mills
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
-The President and Vice President National League of Cities meeting -Honolulu -Association of Mayors -The President's proposal -Mills -Recommendations -Agnew's forthcoming call to Mills The President talked with Mills between 10:01 and 10:06 am. [Conversation No. 629-6F] [See Conversation No. 16-18; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation] [End of telephone conversation] National League of Cities meeting -Honolulu -Richard G. Lugar -Mayor of Indianapolis -Spirit of cooperation -Samuel Massell -Mayor of Atlanta -Congress and the Administration Representatives of states meeting -Congressional relations -Mills -John W. Byrnes -Tax bill -Ways and Means Committee -Mills proposal National League of Cities meeting in Honolulu -Constructive meetings -Edwin L. Harper Ehrlichman and Agnew left at 10:08 am.
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 629-6 (cont.)
Conversation No. 629-7 Date: December 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:08 am and 10:44 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man. Completion of a task -Time The President's schedule -Diplomatic [?] meeting -Time The unknown man left at an unknown time before 10:44 am.
Conversation No. 629-8 Date: December 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:08 am and 10:44 am Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull met with Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin. Schedule -Executive Order -Press corps -Meeting -Cabinet Room -Domestic Council Bull and Allin left at an unknown time before 10:44 am.
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 629-9 Date: December 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:08 am and 10:44 am Location: Oval Office Unknown people [Secret Service agents] met. The President’s location -Cabinet Room [Unintelligible] The conversation was cutoff at an unknown time before 10:44 am.