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Conversation: 006-173

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Start Date: Wednesday, July 21, 1971 6:43 PM

End Date: Wednesday, July 21, 1971 6:47 PM

Participants:

Nixon, Richard M. (President)Romnes, Haakon I.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 04:05:35

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 04:10:30

006-173.mp3

NARA Description:

On July 21, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon and Haakon I. Romnes talked on the telephone from 2:43 pm to 2:47 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 006-173 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 6-173

Date: July 21, 1971
Time: 2:43 pm - 2:47 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with Haakon Ingolf Romnes.

[See Conversation No. 264-12]

     Romnes’ call to President in California
         -George P. Shultz

     AT&T labor dispute
        -Conduct and settlement
        -AT&T employees

     People’s Republic of China [PRC] initiative
          -Use of phones

     AT&T
        -Settlement

     Possible steel dispute settlement
          -Steel industry problems
          -Productivity
          -Competitiveness
          -Wages
          -US steel corporation
          -Technology
          -Work rules
          -Labor-management cooperation