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Start Date: 1-Jul-1971 6:00 PM

End Date: 1-Jul-1971 6:07 PM


Nixon, Richard M. (President)Hoover, J. Edgar

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 01:29:41

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 01:36:27


NARA Description:

On July 1, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon and J. Edgar Hoover talked on the telephone from 6:00 pm to 6:07 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 006-084 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 6-84

Date: July 1, 1971
Time: 6:00 pm - 6:07 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with J. Edgar Hoover.

[See Conversation No. 261-43]

     Pentagon Papers
          -Supreme Court
          -Byron R. White
          -Potter Stewart
          -President's remarks at Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] graduation ceremony
                -News coverage
          -Media criticism of FBI
          -President's possible response to Supreme Court decision
          -Effect on administration
          -New York Times, Washington Post stories, July 1
          -Vietnam build-up
                -John F. Kennedy
                -Ngo Dinh Diem
                -Lyndon B. Johnson


                                        Tape Subject Log
                                          (rev. 10/08)

          -Freedom of press issue
          -Daniel Ellsberg
                -Possible martyrdom
                -Legal procedure
                -Testimony of first wife
          -Neil Sheehan (New York Times)
          -Jack N. Anderson
          -Katherine L. Graham (Washington Post)
          -President's press strategy
          -Johnson possible response
          -President's press strategy
          -Frank Stanton
                -Contempt of Congress citation
          -Supreme Court decision, June 30
                -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS]

     President's appreciation for cuff links