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Date: 
Jun 12, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Conversation No. 730-1 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: 9:05-9:07 am. Location: Oval Office The President met with Marjorie P. Acker. Greetings -Weather -Rose Mary Woods Tapes for transcribing The President's schedule -Sequoia Notes and tapes for transcribing -Soviet Union trip Memoranda -John N. Mitchell -H.R. Haldeman -Charles W. Colson -Filing Acker left at 9:07 am.
Conversation No. 730-2 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: 9:09 am - unknown time before 9:56 am. Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. Haldeman. Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] and Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty [ABM] -Submission to Senate -Television appearance by the President -Statement
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Value -The President's possible role Vietnam War resolution to end war -Michael J. Mansfield Domestic economic policies -Expenditures ceiling in Congress -William E. Brock III -Instruction -Increases -Black lung disease
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South Dakota disaster relief -Public relations -George A. Lincoln -Robert H. Finch -The President's appearances -George S. McGovern's previous appearance -Eleanor S. McGovern -Spiro T. Agnew's appearance -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's schedule -Family background in South Dakota -Flood in Peru -Flood in US The President's schedule -Reception line -Handshakes -Length
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Value -Congressmen -Swearing-in ceremony -George P. Shultz -Richard G. Kleindienst -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Confirmation -Rank -Kleindienst -Shultz H.R. Haldeman left at an unknown time before 9:56 am.
Conversation No. 730-3 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:09 - 10:57 am. Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. Haldeman.
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ***************************************************************** George C. Wallace -Health -Visits -Ethel (Skakel) Kennedy -Health -Condition -Democratic National Convention
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Medical report -Condition -Dr. William M. Lukash The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:09 and 9:56 am. [Conversation No. 730-3A.] [See Conversation No. 25-45.] [End of telephone conversation] Wallace -Medical condition statement -Contents
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US economic policies -Arthur F. Burns -Suggestion -Bonds -Interest -Taxes -George P. Shultz -John B. Connally -Shultz -National economy -Infusion of cash The President talked with Lukash between 9:56 and 9:58 am .
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
[Conversation no. 730-3B.] [See Conversation No. 25-46.] [End of telephone conversation]
Wallace -Physical condition -Democratic National Convention ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 7 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 1m 29s
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 7 ***************************************************************** An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 9:58 am. Virginia Sherwood -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] correspondent -son's death -The President's note of condolence Barbara Walters -The President's note -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] -Delivery Unknown person left at an unknown time before 10:57 am.
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6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) [Duration: 2m 22s ]
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Telephone recordings -Instrument -Problems The President's schedule -The President’s trip to the Soviet Union -Note taking by the President Documentation of historic meetings -Henry A. Kissinger -Head of State dinner -Winston Churchill's account -Franklin D. Roosevelt -Josef V. Stalin -Yalta conference -Kissinger's recollections -William L. Safire -Details of meetings -Kissinger -Notes of meetings
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
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The Democratic Ideal in America by Irving Kristol -Copies The President talked with unknown person at an unknown time between 9:58 and 10:57 am. [Conversation No. 730-3C.] Copies of the Kristol book [End of telephone conversation] Irving Kristol -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Political philosophy -Daniel P. (“Pat”) Moynihan -Lionel Trilling -Will Dofsky (sp?) -Robert A. Nisbet [?] -Political philosophy The President's philosophy -Conservatives -Compatibility with the President -Patrick J. Buchanan -William F. Buckley, Jr. -Neal Freeman [?] -Human Events -National Review -Hearst corporation -King Features Syndicate
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Conservatives -John Birch Society -Attitudes toward the President -General attitudes -Contacts with intellectuals -Motives -Price -Buchanan -LeonardGarment -Moynihan -George P. Shultz -Qualities -Buchanan -Ronald Berman [?] -Literature compared to philosophy -Kristol -Analysis of book -The President’s view -Richard E. Neustadt -Moynihan -Qualities -Compared with other liberal intellectuals -Legacy -Family Assistance Plan Urban problems -Moynihan's analysis -Riots -Riot control -Advertisement -Martin Luther King's death -Riots -Washington -Cambodia -Riots -Kent State killings -Significance -Demonstrations White House staff -Soviet Union -Kissinger -Expertise
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Kremlinologists -Discussions -News summary material -Buchanan's readings -Biases -Domestic Council -Biases -John D. Ehrlichman -Political leanings -“Left” compared with the “right” -Views for the President -Kristol book -The President's perusal -White House staff -Ehrlichman -Censorship -Price American mores -Movies -Profanity -Haldeman's daughter -Reaction -Haldeman's son -Sexual presentation -Public displays -Movies -Homosexuality -Depictions -Permissiveness -Impact on literature and art -Steward at Camp David -Movies -Quality -Jews in publishing and motion pictures industries
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
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Authors on the Presidency -David S. Broder -Hugh S. Sidey -Views -Theodore H. White -James MacGregor Burns -Sidey -Broder -Views -Method of writing
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[Apparent discontinuity in the recording for an unknown length of time.]
Yitzhak Rabin -Public statement -Issue of Israel
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
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Schedule -Kissinger -Press conference -Timing Television coverage of Tricia and Edward Cox's wedding -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -Quality The President's schedule -Reception
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H.R. Haldeman left at 10:57 am.
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conversation No. 730-4 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:57 and 11:10 am. Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person. Speech -Attorney General The unknown person left at an unknown time before 11:10 am.
Conversation No. 730-5 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: 11:10-11:15 am. Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield . Tricia Nixon Cox The President's schedule for swearings-in -Timing -George P. Shultz -Number of Attorneys General -Number of Secretaries of the Treasury -Gifts for ceremony -Pens -Order of swearing-in -Richard G. Kleindienst [No conversation] Number of Secretaries of the Treasury and Attorneys General Butterfield left at 11:15 am.
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conversation No. 730-6 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:21 am and 12:13 pm. Location: Oval Office Unknown persons entered at an unknown time after 11:21 am.
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This conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 12:13 pm.
Conversation No. 730-7 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:13 and 12:19 pm. Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. This recording began at an unknown time while the conversation was in progress. The President's schedule -Soviet Union trip -Forthcoming trip on the Sequoia Bull left at an unknown time before 12:19 pm.
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conversation No. 730-8 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:13 and 12:19 pm. Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President’s schedule -Secretary Butterfield left at an unknown time before 12:19 pm.
Conversation No. 730-9 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:13 and 12:19 pm. Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. A letter -File -Address -Dispostion -Copies The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 12:19 pm.
Conversation No. 730-10 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: 12:19-1:31 pm.
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. Haldeman. Swearing-in ceremony -Richard G. Kleindienst -Order of ceremony -Press relations -Ronald L. Ziegler -Warren E. Burger -Views of the President's accomplishments -Forthcoming meeting with the President -Tricia and Edward Cox's wedding -Attendees -Spiro T. Agnew -The President’s view -Applause -Caspar W. Weinberger -George P. Shultz -Press reactions to applause -Dan Rather -Handshakes -Length
Rogers C.B. Morton -Olaf Palme -Swedish press Forthcoming Cabinet meeting -The President's memorandum to Haldeman -Purpose -Tone -The President’s view -Agenda -Alexander P. Butterfield -Legislative leaders Possible press conference -Haig, Jr. -Henry A. Kissinger -Capitol Hill appearance -Television coverage
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Marvin L. Kalb -Camp David meeting with Haldeman -Television appearance Television appearances -Tricia Nixon Cox -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Comportment The President's schedule -Press conference -Meeting with Luis Echeverria Alvarez -Cabinet meeting -John Cardinal Krol -Golf game with the President -Charles W. Colson -Timing -Cabinet meeting -Arthur F. Burns -Shultz -Quadriad meeting -Meeting with the President -South America -Shultz and Burns -Meeting with the President -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] -Quadriad -Burns -Shultz -Attendance -John D. Ehrlichman -Press conference -Kissinger -Value -In-office meeting Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] -Senate ratification -News coverage -Debate The President's schedule -Press conference
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -In-office meeting -Kissinger -People’s Republic of China [PRC] trip announcement Kissinger -Television appearance -William P. Rogers -"Meet the Press" -Rogers -"Meet the Press" and "Face the Nation" -Value Press conference -Value -Taxes, budget -News coverage -Television -Issues -Television coverage -The President’s view -Foreign policy -Interest of newsmen -Haldeman’s view -Domestic policy
Vietnam -Press coverage -North Vietnamese -Bombing -Hospitals -Hue -Napalm incident -Photographs of little girl -Bombs -South Vietnamese -Photographs -Press coverage -Associated Press [AP] -Washington Star -Baltimore Sun -An Loc -Press coverage
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Army of the Republic of South Vietnam [ARVN] -Siege -Relief -News presentation -An Loc -Fairness -Saigon -North Vietnamese Army -Possible attacks -North Vietnamese maneuvers -B-52 attacks -Popular reaction to war -Polls -George H. Gallup and Louis P. Harris results -Withdrawal -Prisoners of War [POWs] -North Vietnamese victory -Reasons -US ground troop withdrawals
Ehlichman's son's college graduation -Stanford University -"Star Spangled Banner" -James B. (“Scotty”) Reston -Address to graduates -Reaction Young Americans -Dwight David Eisenhower II -Edward R. F. Cox -David Eisenhower II -Response to the President -Support for the President -Scholastic goals -U.S. News and World Report survey -Young attitudes
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19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) [Duration: 5m 58 s ]
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Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Possible trip to South Dakota -John C. Whitaker analysis -Ehlichman's analysis -Ties to state -The President’s view -George S. McGovern -Agnew -Value -The President’s previous trip to Mississippi
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The President's schedule -John N. Mitchell -Time -Colson -Farm Family of the Year -Photograph -Arkansas -Value -Heart research -Dr. John S. Millis -Heart and Lung Institute agreement -Soviet Union
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Value The President’s trip to the Soviet Union -Publicity -Peter G. peterson -Forthcoming meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Kissinger -Apollo astronauts -Dinner with the President -Head of state dinner -Echeverria -Camp David -Meeting with the President -Statements -Relationship with Soviet Union cosmonauts -Frank Borman -Publicity -Benefit -William C. Westmoreland -Retirement -Medal -Leaders meeting SALT -Possible Presidential televised statement -Effectiveness -US congress -Statement -Length -Press reports -Ziegler Julie Nixon Eisenhower and Tricia Nixon Cox’s possible trip to PRC -David N. Parker -The President’s view -David Eisenhower, II -Schedule -Naval service -Republican Convention -Cox -Law bar examination -Tricia and Edward Cox
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Latin American trip -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Value -Colombia -Susan Eisenhower -Venezuela -Richard Nixon Library and School, Colombia -Parents' association -Visit as Vice President -Commercial flight -Colombia itinerary -Venezuela itinerary -Puerto Rico -Mexico Dinner for Echeverria -Entertainment -Van Cliburn Possible PRC trip by Julie and David Eisenhower -Value -Rationale for trip -Invitation -Soviet Union trip -Value -Domestic significance -Itinerary -Peking -Great Wall of China -Forbidden City -Canton -Soviet Union trip -Kissinger -Public relations between PRC and US Ronald K. Evans and Robert D. Novak article -Poland -Polish government -Soviet Union -The President's political future -Polish-Americans -The President's trip -Edward Gierek
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Trade ties
The President's schedule -Leaders meeting -Press -Kissinger -PRC trip announcement -Possible press conference -Television -East Room -California -Timing -Democratic convention -Time of day -Reporters -Quality of questions -Kissinger -PRC -SALT -Press conferences -Democratic convention -California -Timing -Economy -Location -Frequency -Camp David visit -Astronauts' visit -Major trips -Physical appearance -Popularity -Kissinger -Return time H.R. Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 12:19 and 1:31 pm. [Conversation no. 730-10A] Kissinger -Time of return [End of telephone conversation]
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
The President's schedule -Press conference -Time -Arrangements -Patrick J. Buchanan An unknown woman entered at an unknown time after 12:19 pm. The President's schedule -Sequoia -Time of return -Helicopter at Mount Vernon -Length of cruise -Return trip The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 1:31 pm. Press conferences -Strategy -Frequency -Format -Television -Political questions -Responses -Timing -Political questions -Nature of questions
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24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Colson -Rogers Haldeman left at 1:31 pm.
Conversation No. 730-11 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: 3:03-3:24 pm. Location: Oval Office The President met with Bui Diem and Alexander M. Haig, Jr.[Members of the press and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting.] Greetings Departure of Ambassador Diem Vietnam -Military operations -Mekong Delta -Weather -Rains Photograph session Diem -Feelings about the US -The President’s policies -1969 moratorium -Cambodia operation -Laos operation -North Vietnamese offensive Vietnamese attitudes toward US -World War II -US foreign policy -Diem -The President’s policies
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) The President's message to Nguyen Van Thieu -US policy -South Vietnam -An Loc -Hue -South Vietnam morale -US policy -Negotiations -The President’s view -North Vietnamese -Military condition -US military operations -North Vietnamese military offensive -Army of the Republic of South Vietnam [ARVN] -Response -The President’s view -Rubicon analogy -Ground troops -ARVN -US troops -ARVN response -An Loc -II Corps -I Corps -Air power -Comparison with other battles -World War II -World War I -Battle of the Bulge -German offensive -Allied response -George S. Patton -ARVN offensive operation -The President’s view -1972 election -North Vietnam -International implications -Soviet Union -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -The President's assessment -Soviet Union involvement -Chinese -North Vietnamese
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Hanoi position South Vietnam -Fighting strength -Soviets -Chinese Damage to North Vietnam -Air strikes -Sea blockade Sihanoukville -Bombing -Effectiveness analyzed South Vietnam -Morale -Comparison to North Vietnamese -Thieu -Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Military Region [MR] I -Quang Tri -Demilitarized Zone [DMZ] -An Loc -Saigon -Parrot's Beak -B-52s -Air power -Ground forces Diem -Recollection of seeing the President in 1968 -US policy The President's view of war developments -Mining of North Vietnamese ports -Conclusion of war Gifts
Diem and Haig left at 3:24 pm.
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conversation No. 730-12 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:24 and 3:30 pm. Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. H.R. Haldeman's location The President's schedule Michael P. Balzano -Background Tricia Nixon Cox -Photographs for first anniversary Bull left at an unknown time before 3:30 pm.
Conversation No. 730-13 Date: June 12, 1972 Time: 3:30-4:09 pm. Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson, Donald F. Rodgers, and Michael P. Balzano. [Members of the press and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting.] Greetings Photograph session
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28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 19m 44s
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Busing -Presidential actions -Detroit -Pittsburgh -Higher education bill -Public relations efforts -Timing of actions -Public relations -Michigan -Robert P. Griffin -Administration intervention -Constitutional amendment -Richard G. Kleindienst -Confirmation -Intervention in busing cases -Higher education bill -Liberals -Detroit, Pittsburgh, Connecticut, Ohio -Balzano’s efforts -Importance of issue Balzano’s speech -New York -Edward C. Nixon -Appearance -The President’s policies -Response
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29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) [Duration: 48s ]
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Balzano and Rodgers -Ages -The President’s recollections -Thomas E. Dewey -The President’s advice Youth and American success -Protests -Attitudes -California -Texas -Midwest -East -Students for a Democratic Society [SDS] -Liberal faculties -Balzano’s view Irving Kristol book [The Democratic Ideal in America]
An unknown man [Stephen B.]entered at an unknown time after 3:30 pm. Kristol book Unknown man [Bull?]left at an unknown time before 4:09 pm. Kristol book -Political views -Critique of contemporary society
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30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) [Duration: 1m 4s ]
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Kristol book presentation -Uses -Balzano -Patrick J. Buchanan -Background -Education -Analysis of book -Changing philosophies -Achievement ethic -Ethnics -Attitudes -Busing -Study by Harvard professor -Blacks -Impact -Liberal attitudes
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Secretary James D. Hodgson -Speech in New York -Rule of government -Peter J. Brennan
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Role of government -Extent -Welfare -Education -Housing -Extent -Emergencies -South Dakota -Flooding -The President’s view -Freedom and democracy -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Poland -Soviet Union -The President’s previous trip -Leningrad -Kiev -Ukrainians -Poland -Response to the President's trip -Germans -Russians -The President’s previous trip Canada Presidential gifts Brennan -Qualities -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] -Background -Building trades -George Meany Colson, Rodgers, and Balzano left at 4:09 pm.
Conversation No. 730-14 Date: June 12, 1972
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Time: 4:09-5:40 pm. Location: Oval Office The President met with John N. Mitchell. Greetings Alexander P. Butterfield entered at an unknown time after 4:09 pm. Documents to sign Richard G. Kleindienst's confirmation -Kleindienst -Difficulties -Senate filibuster Butterfield left at an unknown time before 4:40 pm. -Disclosure -Chappaquiddick issue -Press handling -Peter M. Flanigan -Edward M. Kennedy -Support -Robert C. Byrd -Philip A. Hart -Samuel J. Ervin, Jr. -Richard W. McLaren
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33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:09 pm. The President's schedule -H.R. Haldeman -Phone call Bull left at an unknown time before 4:40 pm.
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
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John B. Connally -Public office -Previous conversation with Mitchell -Presidency -Vice presidency -Presidency -Qualifications -The President’s view -Public office -Secretary of State -The President's second term -Problems -Henry A. Kissinger Kissinger -Second term duties Connally -Future position -Secretary of State -Secretary of Defense -Treasury role -Secretary of State -William P. Rogers
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
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Vice presidency -Role -Vietnam policy -National Security Council [NSC] -Relationship with the President -The President’s view -First term -Problems -Intergovernmental relations -Domestic policies -Welfare programs -Changes -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Elliot L. Richardson
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Spiro T. Agnew -Salary
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Vice presidential residence -Purpose -The President’s view -Timing -Other official residences
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Agnew -Future plans -Supreme Court appointment -Popularity -Financial standing -Residence Haldeman entered at 4:40 pm. Supreme Court -Warren E. Burger -William H. Rehnquist -William O. Douglas -William J. Brennan, Jr. -Thurgood Marshall -Performance -Decision -Private clubs -Vote -Potter Stewart -Byron R. (“Whizzer”) White -The President's appointments -Rehnquist -Burger's opinion
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -The President's view -Douglas -Qualities -Lewis F. Powell, Jr. -Legal approach -Burger -Rehnquist's opinions -Douglas -Successors -Nixon's nominees -Powell -Harry A. Blackmun -Burger -Work load -Blackmun -Burger -View of 1972 campaign Unknown letter -Location Kleindienst -Confirmation Spending program -John D. Ehrlichman
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
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Burger -The President's accomplishments -Communists -Supreme Court decisions -Criminal cases -Busing decision -Timing -1972 election -The President's view Busing -Constitutional amendment -The President's view -Michael P. Balzano and Donald F. Rodgers -Public sentiment -Detroit -Pittsburgh -Need for public relations -Michigan
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
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Busing -Higher education bill -The President's veto -Patrick J. Buchanan's counterattack -Language -The administration’s position -Rodgers -The President's position -Constitutional amendment -Problems -Congressional action -Political issue -Democrats -Timing -The President's action
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40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
The President’s schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 5:39 pm.
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Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:40 pm. The President's schedule -Kissinger -Japan
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Bull left at an unknown time before 5:39 pm.
George C. Wallace -Health -Dr. William M. Lukash -Treatment -Time -Return to Alabama -Doctors -Successor in Alabama -Legal requirements -California requirements -Health ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 12 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 14m 43s ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 12 ***************************************************************** Kissinger entered at 5:39 pm. Greetings Tricia Nixon Cox's wedding anniversary Mitchell -Travel to Ohio Haldeman and Mitchell left at 5:40 pm. Kissinger's schedule -Travel An unknown man entered at an unknown time. Refreshment
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Unknown man left at an unknown time. [An unknown portion of the conversation was not recorded at this time while the tape was changed.] [Conversation No. 730-14 continues as Conversation No. 731-1.]