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Conversation: 008-019

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Start Date: 16-Aug-1971 9:35 PM

End Date: 16-Aug-1971 9:38 PM


Nixon, Richard M. (President)Andrews, John K., Jr.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 00:29:45

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 00:33:19


NARA Description:

On August 16, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon and John K. Andrews, Jr. talked on the telephone from 9:35 pm to 9:38 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 008-019 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 8-19

Date: August 16, 1971
Time: 9:35 pm - 9:38 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with John K. Andrews, Jr.

     The President's speech
          -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] convention
                -August 19, 1971
          -Andrews’ draft
          -Possible content
                -President’s August 15, 1971 statement
                -Challenge of peace
                -America’s strength
                -US military
                -Economic competition
                      -Wages and prices
          -Timing of draft
          -Raymond K. Price, Jr.
                -Knights of Columbus speech, August 17, 1971
          -US strength


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