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Conversation: 012-085

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Start Date: 22-Oct-1971 3:14 PM

End Date: 22-Oct-1971 3:30 PM


Butterfield, Alexander P.White House operatorHolton, LinwoodNixon, Richard M. (President)

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 03:13:30

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 03:19:39


NARA Description:

On October 22, 1971, Alexander P. Butterfield, White House operator, Linwood Holton, and President Richard M. Nixon talked on the telephone at an unknown time between 3:14 pm and 3:30 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 012-085 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 12-85

Date: October 22, 1971
Time: Unknown between 3:14 and 3:30 pm
Location: White House Telephone

Alexander P. Butterfield talked with the White House operator.

     The President's schedule

Butterfield talked with Linwood Holton.


     The President's schedule

The President talked with Holton between 3:30 pm and 3:35 pm.

     Holton's forthcoming press conference
          -Supreme Court nominees
                -William H. Rehnquist
                -Warren E. Burger
                -Richard H. Poff
                -Holton’s support
                -Lewis F. Powell, Jr.
                      -Jinks Holton
                      -Previous conversation with Holton
                            -John N. Mitchell
                       -State National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
          -Holton's assessment of the President's performance

     The President’s schedule
               -Nobusuke Kishi
                      -Textile agreement


                                      Tape Subject Log
                                        (rev. 10/06)

                           -Virginia factories

     Foreign Affairs
               -President’s previous meeting with Peter H.B. Frelinghuysen
          -Middle East
               -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR]-US role
          -People’s Republic of China [PRC

     Virginia’s school situation
          -Holton's schedule
                -The President's schedule
                     -Dwight L. Chapin, John D. Ehrlichman, H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
                     -Ehrlichman, Haldeman, Chapin