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Start Date: 11-Aug-1971 11:10 AM

End Date: 11-Aug-1971 11:15 AM


Nixon, Richard M. (President)Killebrew, Harmon

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 03:04:50

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 03:09:23


NARA Description:

On August 11, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon and Harmon Killebrew talked on the telephone from 11:10 am to 11:15 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 007-087 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 7-87

Date: August 11, 1971
Time: 11:10 am - 11:15 am
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with Harmon Killebrew.

[See Conversation No. 561-4B]

     The President's congratulations
          -Maine visit
                -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II
                      -Hitting .500
          -Willie Mays
          -Talk with Bowie Kuhn

     Meeting at Herman Walker's house

     Killebrew's standings
          -Compared to George H. (“Babe”) Ruth

     Killebrew's health

     Support for Killebrew
         -Tricia Nixon Cox and Julie Nixon Eisenhower


                                      Tape Subject Log
                                        (rev. 10/08)

          -Washington fans

     Killebrew's support for the President

     Bob Allison
         -The President's schedule
                                                                 Conv. No. 7-87 (cont.)
     Washington Senators

     A presidential gift
          -Golf ball