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Start Date: Wednesday, April 26, 1972 9:10 PM
End Date: Wednesday, April 26, 1972 9:31 PM
Participants:Kissinger, Henry A.; Byrd, Robert C.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On April 26, 1972, Henry A. Kissinger and Robert C. Byrd talked on the telephone at an unknown time between 4:10 pm and 4:31 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 023-085 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 23-85 Date: April 26, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:10 and 4:31 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with Robert C. Byrd. [See also Conversation No. 333-21C] Byrd's confidence in Kissinger Vietnam -Democratic caucus -Resolution -Timing -Negotiations -Le Duc Tho -Resumption of talks -Diplomatic sources in Moscow -Sensitivity -Democratic caucus -Delay -Byrd's activities -Benefits for Democrats and the President -Byrd's position -Byrd's leadership -J. William Fulbright's request for caucus -Delays -Justification -Request to Fulbright -W. Stuart Symington and Walter F. Mondale -Nonpartisanship 62 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 1/13) -Kissinger's call to Byrd -Confidentiality