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Conversation: 004-008

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Start Date: Wednesday, June 2, 1971 1:38 AM

End Date: Wednesday, June 2, 1971 1:49 AM

Participants:

Nixon, Richard M. (President)Kissinger, Henry A.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 00:22:23

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 00:33:31

004-008.mp3

NARA Description:

On June 1, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon and Henry A. Kissinger talked on the telephone from 9:38 pm to 9:49 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 004-008 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 4-8

Date: June 1, 1971
Time: 9:38 pm - 9:49 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger.

     President's previous press conference of June 1, 1971
          -May Day demonstrators
                 -Public opinion
                      -Editors' calls to H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
                      -Constitution

     May Day demonstrators

     President's previous press conference
          -Foreign policy
                 -Commentators
                      -Marvin L. Kalb

     [Pause]

                     -John W. Chancellor
          -Marianne H. Means
               -Womens liberation
          -Sarah McLendon
          -Foreign policy
               -Patrick J. Buchanan's Chinese proverb
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                           NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF

                                       Tape Subject Log
                                         (rev. 10/08)



                      -John F. Kennedy
                -United Nations [UN]
                -Peter Lisagor
                      -SALT
                -Middle East
                      -Rowland Evans’ Call to Kissinger
                      -Israel
                            -Kissinger's possible call to Yitzhak Rabin
                      -USSR
          -President's performance
          -Response by commentators
                -Kalb, Chancellor
     Foreign policy
          -People’s Republic of China [PRC]
          -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR]
          -PRC

     President's previous press conference
          -Foreign policy
          -May Day demonstrations
          -”Credibility gap”
          -Drugs
          -President's preparation
          -Frequency
          -Television coverage