Conversation: 019-028Prev: 019-027 Next: 019-029
Start Date: Thursday, January 20, 1972 3:47 PM
End Date: Thursday, January 20, 1972 4:06 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Butterfield, Alexander P.; Haldeman, H. R. ("Bob");
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On January 20, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon, Alexander P. Butterfield, and H. R. ("Bob") Haldeman talked on the telephone from 10:47 am to 11:06 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 019-028 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 19-28 Date: January 20, 1972 Time: 10:47 am - 11:06 am Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with Alexander P. Butterfield. Desk -Clement Conger 17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 10/06) [End of conferral] The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's conversation with Butterfield Previous staff meeting -John D. Ehrlichman, George P. Shultz, Clark MacGregor -Henry A. Kissinger -Schedule -Loyalty -The People's Republic of China [PRC], Soviet Union -Vietnam -India-Pakistan -Bombing -Polls -Haldeman’s comments White House staff -Attitude -Campaign -Raymond K. Price, Jr., Patrick Buchanan, Douglas L. Hallett -Harry S. Dent -Compared to 1971 -News summary -Buchanan -Butterfield, Ehrlichman -Arrangements to sign State of the Union message -Work of staff in preparation of message -MacGregor, Charles W. Colson -Attitude -Realism -John B. Connally Date -Anniversary of the presidential inauguration in 1969 -Recent staff meeting The President's schedule -Breakfast -Democrats -Republicans 18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 10/06) -Michael J. Mansfield, Carl B. Albert -F. Edward Hebert, John C. Stennis -Republicans -Seniority -Cabinet dinner toasts -Wives of Cabinet members -Butterfield -Kathleen (Carmody) Stans, Martha Love (Woods) Hardin -Adele (Langston) Rogers -Elinor I. (Judefind) Agnew, Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Mrs. Rogers -Mrs. Hardin and Mrs. Stans -Bryce N. Harlow -Haldeman's forthcoming conversation with Butterfield -White House dinner -Colson -Virginia H. Knauer -John A. Scali Previous staff meeting -Kissinger's presentation -Analysis The President's schedule -Cabinet meeting, January 20, 1972 -Agenda -Shultz -Budget -Haldeman's conversation with Connally -Herbert Stein, Donald H. Rumsfeld -State of the Union speech -Possible duration Harlow -Conversation with Haldeman -Oklahoma The President's schedule -White House dinner, January 20, 1972 -Arrangements -Timing -Receiving line 19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 10/06) -Comparison with state dinners -Mrs. Nixon -Guests -Cabinet compared to non-Cabinet The administration's standing -Status -Factors -Congress -Foreign policy -Economic policy Polls -George H. Gallup -Louis P. Harris -Typified