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Date: 
Jun 15, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conversation No. 735-1 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: 10:31 am-12:10 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Luis Echeverria Alvarez, Alexander M. Haig, Jr. and Donald F. Barnes. [Ronald L. Ziegler, members of the press and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting.] Seating -Photographs Introductions -Ziegler Photographs Movies -Mexico Camp David Introductions -Number of people -Chicago -Washington US-Mexican relations -Present meeting -Importance -The President’s view -Henry A. Kissinger -Travel schedule -Future consultations -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Mexico City visit -Japan -European countries -Canada -Echeverria’s response -Previous meeting with Kissinger
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Water salinity problem -Resolution -Echeverria’s visits to the Mexicali Valley -California -Arizona -1944 agreement between US and Mexico -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Coverage -Source of water -Wells -Age of water -Colorado River -Irrigation -Recycling -Relationship between Kissinger and Mexico’s Foreign Secretary [Emilio Rabasa Mishkin] -Resolution of salination problem -California and Arizona -Indication of upcoming problems for Mexico and Latin American countries -Water distribution -Mexican and American farmers -Quality and quantity of water -Mexico’s willingness to alleviate problems -California -Possible wording of statement -Meeting between Mishkin and Kissinger -Recapitulation of the conversation -Solutions -Water treatment -1944 agreement -Colorado River -Water treatment 1944 agreement -Imperial Dam -Water quality and quantity problem -Complexity -Echeverria -Water quality -Commissioner -Solution -Echeverria -The President -Visiting intermediaries in Mexico
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Reactions to water problem -Baja, California -Mohawk River -Colorado River -Echeverria’s role -Nixon’s role -Kissinger -Improvement of water qualitiy -Importance of technical matters -Mexican interest in water treatment problem -Latin America’s interest -Kissinger -William P. Rogers -Water usage in Mexico and US -Arizona and California -American Congressional reactions -Arizona and California -Interest of US farmers -Approval of the President’s executive actions -Sensitivity of issue An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 10:31 am. The Mexican President’s schedule -Joint session of Congress -Blair House -Mrs. Echeverria -The President’s schedule The unknown man left at an unknown time before 11:56 am. US foreign policies -Leonid I. Brezhnev -US-Soviet Union relationship -Negotiations -Water treatment problem between US and Mexico -Possible statement by the President -Congressional reactions -Personal commitment by the President -Mexico expectations -Mexican citizens in US -Technical problem -Water quality
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Possible statement by the President -Resolution -Timing -Gustavo Diaz Ordaz -Previous meeting with the President -Salinity -Oaxaca Dam -Puerto Vallarta -San Diego -State Department -Presidential level of action -Second meeting between the President and Echeverria -Statement -Water quality -Water treatment technical study -Kissinger and Haig -Forthcoming meeting with Mexico’s Foreign Secretary -Wording for possible statement -State Department involvement -Rogers -White House position -Solution -The President’s commitments -Echeverria’s view -Significiance of Mexican border to US -Echeverria -Latin America Echeverria’s schedule -Joint session of Congress -Third World policy -Latin America -Fidel Castro Cuba -Relationship with Soviet Union -Echeverria’s view -US interests in relation to Cuba -Caribbean -Latin America -Influence -US resistance -US attitudes
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Latin America -Castro -Comparison with European countries Latin American problems -Population growth -Unemployment -Communism -Social tensions -Possible solutions -Echeverria’s schedule in US -Meeting with US business leaders -Rockefeller -Mexico’s role -Private investment -Echeverria’s address to business leaders -Technology -Employment -Economic development -Mexican business leaders -Importance -Trade -US-Mexican relations -Brazil -Popular interest in Soviet Union -Struggle between capitalism and communism -Echeverria’s dinner with US business leaders -Expropriations -US business leaders’ concerns -Effect on investment -The President’s conversation with US businessman -Mexico and Brazil -Financial climate -Necessity for stability -Mexico as model for Latin America -Freedom of speech and press -Elections -Mixed economy -Importance of US investment -Effect -Necessity for private investment -Social disorder -Minorities in the US
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -US interests in solutions The President’s meetings in the Soviet Union and PRC -Results -Echeverria’s view Latin America -Mexico’s role -Importance -Echeverria’s role -Haig and Kissinger -Salinity problem Demonstration in San Antonio, Texas -Mexican political prisoners -Angela Davis efforts -Cuban and Chilean involvement -Chicanos -University of California groups -Attacks on Mexico Latin America’s future -Dictatorships -Need for private investment -Threat of communism -The President’s August 15 announcement -Economic statement -President of Anaconda Copper Company -Visit to Mexico -Investment in Mexico -Lack of technology and capital -Overpopulation -Soviet and Chinese communist propaganda -Need for private investment -Role of Latin American governments -Echeverria’s conversation with Salvador Allende Gossens -Investment problems in Chile -Possible socialist dictatorship -Investment programs -Castro -Need for long term planning -Soviet propaganda -US prosperity
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Need for new US policy -Echeverria’s forthcoming meeting with US businessmen -Latin America -Compared with Mexico -Brazil -The President’s view -Communism -US future investments -The President’s view -Instability -Expropriation -Partnership with local interests -Communism -Echeverria’s poossible statements -The President’s view -Stability -Business policy -Partnership -Need for US investment -Unemployment -Results -Instability -Echeverria’s role in Latin America -Latin Americans’ responsibility -Allende -Flight of foreign capital from Chile -Latin American business opportunities -Rockefeller -Comparison to other parts of the world -Indonesia -Thailand -Africa -Mexico as example -Instability, expropriation -Effect on investment -Echeverria’s forthcoming meeting with businessmen -The President’s support for investment -Cuba -Chile -Mexico’s role of leadership -Castro US-Mexican relations
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Echeverria’s forthcoming speech to US Congress -Salinity of water in Mexico -Bilateral relations -The President’s meeting Kissinger entered at 11:56 am. Kissinger’s briefing of Congress US-Mexican relations -Instructions for Kissinger -Salinity of water -Public statement -The President’s policy -Deadline for settlement -Memorandum from Foreign Minister -Farmers -Arizona, California -Baja, California Echeverria’s forthcoming speech to US Congress -Illegal immgrants -Discussion -The President’s meeting with Echeverria -The President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with the President US-Mexican relations -Illegal immigrants -Working conditions in US -Study commission -Numbers in US -US farmers -Labor force -Location -Cities -California, Texas -Midwest -Chicago -Attitude of Chicano groups in US -Political activities -Working conditions in US -Kissinger’s schedule
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Trip to Mexico -Acapulco -Briefing of Echeverria Latin America -Activities of Soviet Union and PRC -Chile, Argentina, Mexico -Impact on US -Cuban precedent -Military dictatorships -Effects on US -Cuba -Military dictatorships -Subsidies to youth groups -Echeverria’s view Echeverria’s schedule -Forthcoming speech to Congress -White House dinner -Forthcoming meeting with the President The President, Echeverria, Haig, Barnes and Kissinger left at 12:10 pm.
Conversation No. 735-2 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:10 and 12:14 pm Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull met with unknown persons. Gift for the President -Steuben glass -Walter H. Annenberg Luis Echeverria Alvarez The President’s schedule This conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 12:14 pm.
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02)
Conversation No. 735-3 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:14 and 12:16 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s schedule -Apollo astronauts -Gifts -Photograph -Press briefing -John W. Young -Thomas K. Mattingly, III Bull left at an unknown time before 12:16 pm.
Conversation No. 735-4 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: 12:16-12:42 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Thomas K. Mattingly, III, John W. Young, Charles M. Duke, James C. Fletcher, and Alexander P. Butterfield. [Ronald L. Ziegler, members of the press and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting.] Introductions Arrangements for photograph Presentation of gifts -Wrist watches
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02)
Gift for Mexican President [Luis Echeverria Alvarez] -Picture of North America taken from the moon -Inscription Wrench used on moon -Presentation to the President Space program -Docking -William Proxmire -Cost of space exploration -Cooperation with Soviet Union -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Congress -Weapons -Future -Mars -Jupiter -Skylab -Uses -Space Shuttle -Availability to other countries -Japan -Interest -Europe -International cooperation -Allen S. Drury's book -The President’s view -The press -Spiro T. Agnew -Joint mission with Soviets -Mars -Docking -Date -Budget -National attitudes -Domestic priorities -Soviet Union attitudes -US-Soviet Union competition -National greatness -The President’s view -Exploration of unknown
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Austria -Exploration of Western Hemisphere -Science -Medicine -National spirit -Exploration of Moon -Mars -Cooperation -Intellectuals -Criticism -Exploration of unknown -Science -Education -Technology -Transportation Astronauts' tour of US cities -Public support The President’s meeting with cosmonauts -Physical appearance of cosmonauts and astronauts -The President’s view -Woman cosmonaut -Physical requirements -The President’s meeting in the Soviet Union Soviet Union cosmonauts -Frank Borman -Visit to the Soviet Union -Thomas P. Stafford -Attendance at cosmonaut funeral Space program -Joint program with Soviet Union -Astronauts’ visits -Arrangements -Henry A. Kissinger’s staff -Purpose The President’s meeting with Echeverria -Latin American problems -Radical solutions -Fidel Castro
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02)
Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 12:16 pm. The President's meeting with Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 12:42 pm. Space program -Exchange with Soviet Union -Publicity -Level of exchange Astronauts' visit to Camp David -Facilities -Recreation -Movies -Food Ziegler entered at 12:39 pm. Space program -Forthcoming press briefing -Exchange with Soviet Union -Exchange with other nations -Impact Forthcoming head of state dinner -White wine Mattingly, Young, Duke, Fletcher, and Ziegler left at 12:42 pm. Forthcoming head of state dinner -Presentation of Astronauts' picture -Young Butterfield left at 12:42 pm.
Conversation No. 735-5 Date: June 15, 1972
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Time: Unknown between 12:45 and 12:49 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Cabinet meeting -John D. Ehrlichman -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -John J. Rhodes -Republican party platform -Domestic agenda -Photographs -The President's remarks -Soviet Union trip -Size of group -Maurice H. Stans -John N. Mitchell -Photographs -Subjects Butterfield left at an unknown time before 12:49 pm.
Conversation No. 735-6 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:45 and 12:49 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Henry A. Kissinger's schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 12:49 pm.
Conversation No. 735-7 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: 12:49-1:26 pm
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. The President’s meeting with Luis Echeverria Alvarez -Length of meeting -The President’s re-election -Kissinger’s schedule Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] negotiations -Length of Congressional briefing -The President’s statement to Congressmen -Kissinger’s briefing -Content -J. William Fulbright -Senate ratification date -Timing -Kissinger’s briefing -Questions -John C. Stennis -Fulbright -Melvin R. Laird -New strategic programs -The President’s view -Budget -Kissinger’s response An unknown person entered and left at an unknown time after 12:49 pm. Refreshments SALT negotiations -Kissinger’s briefing -John Sherman Cooper -Pace of arms build-up -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Numbers of Soviet Union missiles -Limits -Verification -Light compared with heavy missiles -The President’s meeting with Leonid I. Brezhnev -Missiles -Silos
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Administration support -Laird -Strategic programs -Effects of program -Savings -Anti-ballistic Missile [ABM] Treaty -Stennis -Kissinger's briefing -Length limitations Executive privilege -Thomas E. (“Doc”) Morgan's support for the President's position Congressional briefing on SALT -The President’s comments -Quotation from [Thomas] Woodrow Wilson -Executive privilege -The President’s role in negotiations -Kissinger’s briefing -Donald M. Fraser’s question -Four issues settled with Brezhnev Democrats -Foreign policy issues People's Republic of China [PRC] -Kissinger's announcement -Publicity -Press coverage Vietnam -Trip by Nikolai V. Podgorny -Press coverage -Expectations -Statement -Kissinger’s schedule -Contents -Joint statement with North Vietnamese -Le Duc Tho -End of war -Soviet Union -George H. Gallup poll -Copies of latest results
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Presidential race -George S. McGovern -Hubert H. Humphrey -George C. Wallace -Kissinger’s view -Chou En-lai -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Transmission -Haldeman -The President’s changes against McGovern The President’s meeting with Echeverria -The President’s re-election -The President’s prestige in world Vietnam -Mining of harbors -The President’s May 8, 1972 speech -Effect -Lyndon B. Johnson -Press coverage SALT -Congressional action -Timing for ratification -Kissinger’s view -William P. Rogers’s statement -Gerard C. Smith’s departure -Future negotiations by Kissinger -Further agreements -Brezhnev -The President’s role in negotiations -Structure of treaty -Kissinger’s role -Verification Panel -National Security Council [NSC] -John Foster Dulles -Smith -Rogers -Chou En-lai -Brezhnev -Rank of negotiators
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Kissinger’s role -Andrei A. Gromyko -Comparison with Kissinger -Rank of Secretary of State -Rogers -Relations with press -Dulles -Kissinger -Problems Kissinger's briefing of Congressmen -Timing -Clark MacGregor -Fulbright -Kissinger’s statement -National television appearance -Timing -Newsmen -Marvin L. Kalb -Comparison with Howard K. Smith The President's interview with Dan Rather Kissinger's future briefings on SALT -Foreign relations committees Congressional briefing on SALT -Kissinger -Rogers, Laird, Smith -Testimony -Question on secret agreements -Response -Three submarines -Construction -Missile systems -US position -Possible conversion -Defense program -McGovern’s program -The President’s view Kissinger's schedule -PRC
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Hawaii -Departure time -Shanghai -Guam -Stopover -Jet lag -Peking Vietnam -US air action -PRC -Gen. John D. Lavelle -Possible role for the President -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -The President’s orders to Laird -Bombing -Laird’s orders -The President’s view -Retirement -Laird’s role at Defense Department -Handling of case -The President’s critics -Compared with My Lai -Authority to bomb North Vietnam -Missile sites -Demilitarized zone [DMZ] The President’s meeting with Echeverria -Business investment in Latin America -The President’s view -Stability -Chile -Salvador Allende Gossens -Investment capital flight -Latin American attitudes -Mexican Foreign Minister [Emilio Rabasa Mishkin] -Meetings with Kissinger -Dobrynin -Future meeting with Kissinger -Salinity of Colorado River -The President’s comments Kissinger’s schedule
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Visit to Acapulco
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Kissinger's briefing on SALT -Question on the President's role in negotiations -Smith Kissinger left at 1:26 pm.
Conversation No. 735-8 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:26 and 1:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. The President's schedule -Oval Office Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:35 pm.
Conversation No. 735-9 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: 1:35-1:36 pm
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Items for the President’s signature Butterfield left at 1:36 pm.
Conversation No. 735-10 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:36 and 2:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person. Meeting with Ronald L. Ziegler The unknown person left at an unknown time before 2:30 pm.
Conversation No. 735-11 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:36 and 2:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. Ronald L. Ziegler's location The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 2:30 pm.
Conversation No. 735-12 Date: June 15, 1972
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Time: Unknown between 1:36 and 2:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. An unknown person’s location
Conversation No. 735-13 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: 2:30-3:03 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. John D. Ehrlichman -Return from trip Chairs at the Congressional briefing on the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] Hugh Scott -Health Ehrlichman -Meeting with the President US domestic policies -Busing -Detroit decision -Higher Education Act -Administration's plan -Stephen J. Roth’s order -Provision
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Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -William R. Codus -Constance M. Stuart -Rose Mary Woods -Stuart -Instructions from Haldeman -Advance staff -Codus -Personality
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Environment -Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethene [DDT] -Ehrlichman -William D. Ruckelshaus -The President’s position -Effects in Ceylon [Sri Lanka] -Statement by Nobel laureate -Effect -Ruckelshaus's associates -Political leanings -Frederic V. Malek study -Ford Motor Company study -The President’s position -Ehrlichman, John C. Whitaker
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Judgment -Sugar US Government personnel -Liberals -Effect of Washington on White House staff -Daniel P. Moynihan, Robert H. Finch, Donald H. Rumsfeld, Ehrlichman, William P. Rogers -Youth Public relations -Spiegel filming -Haldeman ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 2m 49s ]
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Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 2:30 pm. The President's schedule -Sultan ibn 'Abd al-'Aziz -Melvin R. Laird -Photographs Bull left at an unknown time before 3:02 pm. John Paul Vann's funeral -Vann's family -Medal of Freedom presentation -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Vann's letter to Joseph W. Alsop -The President’s policy -Bombing -Vo Nguyen Giap's offensive
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -North Vietnamese military situation -Medal of Freedom presentation -Haig -The President's schedule -Family The President's schedule -Presentation of Medal of Freedom -Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Sequoia -Walker's Cay, Florida -Logistics Vann -Haig -Medal of Freedom The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger at an unknown time between 2:30 and 3:03 pm. [Conversation No. 735-13A] Possible message to Nguyen Van Thieu -Defense of An Loc [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule Haldeman left at 3:03 pm.
Conversation No. 735-14 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: 3:04-3:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Sultan ibn 'Abd al-'Aziz, Ibrahim al-Sowayel, Melvin R. Laird, Alexander M. Haig, Jr., and Camile Nowfel. [Members of the press and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) meeting.]
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Sultan ibn 'Abd al-'Aziz, al-Sowayel, Laird, Haig, and Nowfel left at 3:45 pm.
Conversation No. 735-15 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:45 and 3:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Ronald L. Ziegler's briefing The President's schedule -John D. Ehrlichman -Busing -Ziegler Bull left at an unknown time before 3:47 pm.
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conversation No. 735-16/736-1 Date: June 15, 1972 Time: 3:47-5:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
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Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 3:48 pm. The President's schedule -Public relations -Henry A. Kissinger’s forthcoming trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Congressional briefing on Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -The President’s comments -Head of state visit by Luis Echeverria Alvarez -Astronauts' meeting Astronauts -John W. Young -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] interview -Statement -Schedule -Camp David -Young's statement on trip around country -Space program -Popularity -Joint program with the Soviet Union Congressional briefing on SALT
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Kissinger -Statement -Length -Press reaction -Preparation -Staff problems -Reasons -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Length of statement -Time of start -Clark MacGregor -J. William Fulbright -The President's statement -The President’s role in negotiations -Negotiations with the Soviet Union -State Department -Nature of agreement -Arms spending -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Spending levels -George S. McGovern -Press coverage -Press coverage -Size of briefing -Length of briefing -Kissinger’s view -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson Space program -Astronauts -Young’s statement -Joint mission between US and Soviet Union -Language study -Details Kissinger's trip to the PRC -News leads -Network television -New York Times -Washington Post, Washington Star Vietnam -Nikolai V. Podgorny trip
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Kissinger’s trip to the PRC -Effect -PRC’s reaction to Vietnam War -Michael J. Mansfield’s statement -The President’s opponents on war -Reactions of PRC to Soviet Union -Tactics Echeverria -Political skills -Statement on children Kissinger entered at 4:05 pm. -Meeting with mothers and children Vietnam -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr.'s call to Kissinger -Mansfield amendment -Opposition -Dinner -Kissinger’s remarks -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Mathias -Support in Maryland -[John] Fife Symington [?] -Liberals Kissinger's trip to the PRC -Press coverage -Trip announcement -Effect -Podgorny’s trip to Hanoi -Effect -Honolulu, Hawaii Vietnam War -Military activity -Gen. Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. analysis -21st Division -Nguyen Van Thieu -Performance -Kissinger’s assessment
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -III Corps -An Loc -Press coverage -Effect -Performance of South Vietnamese Army -Kissinger’s view -23rd Division -Kontum John Paul Vann’s funeral -Joesph W. Alsop's letter to the President -Presentation of Medal of Freedom -Vann -The President’s view -Performance Vietnam military activity -Hue -North Vietnamese Army -B-52 sorties -Bombing -Mansfield’s statement -Mining -Kissinger’s trip to the PRC Mexico -Military -Quality -Echeverria’s entourage -Number -Composition -Acapulco -Miguel Aleman’s cove -Gustavo Diaz-Ordaz -Puerto Vallarta Key Biscayne, Florida -Background -Refugee Cuban Minister of Education -Purchase of island -Graft US foreign aid
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Recipients -Corruption -Latin American conditions -The President’s view -Mexican presidents -Adolfo Ruiz Cortines -Aleman -Residence -Mohammed Reza Pahlavi [Shah of Iran] -Mexican upper class -Lower classes -Head of Mexican public relations -Acapulco Kissinger’s forthcoming trip to the PRC -Honolulu -Gerald R. Ford’s and [Thomas] Hale Boggs’s forthcoming PRC trip -Bryce N. Harlow -The President’s message for Chou En-lai -Kissinger’s meeting with the Soviets -The President’s meeting with Chou En-lai -The President’s meeting with Brezhnev -Soviet strategy -Chinese interests -Agreements with the Soviets -Astronauts -PRC program Kissinger left at 4:26 pm. Kissinger -Mathias -Dinner -Schedule -Echeverria dinner -Trip to the PRC -Workload -Meeting with Mexican Foreign Minister [Emilio Rabasa Mishkin] -Salinity of the Colorado River Latin America -US ambassadors -Work responsibilities
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Residences -Servants -Foreign Service -Servants Kissinger -Reaction to briefing Ziegler left at 4:30 pm. Congressional briefing on SALT -Starting time -Delay -F. Edward Hebert SALT -Senate ratification -The President’s view -Congressional debate -Fulbright
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Harlow's meeting with Jackson -Support for the President -Democrats for Nixon -Possible position in Administration Rose Mary Woods entered at 4:34 pm. Tables for Echeverria dinner -Seating arrangements
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Maurice H. Stans -Cabinet officers -Ignacio E. Lozano, Jr. -Martin S. Hayden -Astronauts -Young -Mrs. Willis Smith, Jr. -Mrs. Charles H. Meyer Gifts for Echeverria Woods left at 4:37 pm. Echeverria dinner -Unknown woman -Lozano -Patricia R. Hitt -Stans -Mrs. Smith -Astronauts Jackson -Harlow -Possible Cabinet position
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Parochial school aid -Wilbur D. Mills bill -John Cardinal Krol -John D. Ehrlichman -Timing of support
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -John N. Mitchell and Charles W. Colson -The President's forthcoming meeting with Krol -Philadelphia plan Edward M. Kennedy -Colson -Boston Globe article William F. (“Billy”) Graham's call to the President -Request for telegram -Explo '72 -Message from the President -Attendance -Television coverage -L. Nelson Bell's election in the Presbyterian Church of the US
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Graham -The President's previous call from Soviet Union -Graham's location in Ireland -Explo '72
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The President's schedule -Florida -Jaycee Convention -Spiro T. Agnew -Public appearances -Activities since return from Soviet Union -Press coverage -The President’s view
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An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 4:37 pm. Refreshment The unknown person left before 4:57 pm.
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Woods entered at 4:57 pm. Seating arrangements for Echeverria dinner -Echeverria -Rabasa -William P. Rogers -Lozano -Astronauts -Mrs. Smith -Hitt Woods left at an unknown time before 5:25 pm. The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 5:25 pm. [The conversation continues on 736-1]