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Conversation: 004-066

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Start Date: 8-Jun-1971 7:59 AM

End Date: 8-Jun-1971 8:02 AM


Nixon, Richard M. (President)Kissinger, Henry A.Ehrlichman, John D.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 02:42:28

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 02:46:56


NARA Description:

On June 8, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon, Henry A. Kissinger, and John D. Ehrlichman talked on the telephone from 7:59 am to 8:02 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 004-066 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 4-66

Date: June 8, 1971
Time: 7:59 am - 8:02 am
Location: White House Telephone

Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President.

[See Conversation No. 514-4A]

     President's schedule

The President conferred with John D. Ehrlichman at an unknown time after 7:55 am.

     Editing of housing statement

     National Railroad Passenger Corporation [AMTRAK]
          -President's schedule
                -John A. Volpe
                -Egil (“Bud”) Krogh, Jr.

[End of conferral]


                                      Tape Subject Log
                                        (rev. 10/08)

     W. Stuart Symington's Laos presentation
          -Laos military operations
                -Disclosure by administration
                      -State Department statement
                -Clifford P. Case
          -Kissinger conversations with Charles W. Colson and Clark MacGregor
          -John F. Lehman, Jr. of National Security Council [NSC] staff
          -Kissinger meeting with Richard M. Helms, John N. Irwin, II, Melvin
                                                                        Conv. No.
                                                                              R. Laird
                                                                                  4-66 (cont.)
          -Laird’s recommendation
          -Washington Post, New York Times
                -News coverage on television

     Vietnam casualty figure
          -Use by John A. Scali
          -Public relations effort concerning figures

     Laird's forthcoming trip to Asia
          -Kissinger's schedule
                 -People's Republic of China [PRC]
          -Spiro T. Agnew