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Conversation: 024-097

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Start Date: Monday, May 15, 1972 10:45 PM

End Date: Monday, May 15, 1972 11:07 PM

Participants:

White House operatorHaldeman, H. R. ("Bob")Kleindienst, Richard G.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 01:53:40

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 01:56:56

024-097.mp3

NARA Description:

On May 15, 1972, the White House operator, H. R. ("Bob") Haldeman, and Richard G. Kleindienst talked on the telephone at an unknown time between 6:45 pm and 7:07 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 024-097 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 24-97

Date: May 15, 1972
Time: Unknown between 6:45 pm and 7:07 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The White House operator talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.

[See also Conversation No. 339-3F]

     Richard G. Kleindienst's call
          -Location

Haldeman talked with Richard G. Kleindienst at an unknown time.

     Attack on George C. Wallace
          -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] investigation
               -The President's conversation with John D.
                Ehrlichman
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                          NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF

                                      Tape Subject Log
                                        (rev. 10/06)



                -Arrangements with L. Patrick Gray, III
                     -FBI
                -Identity of assailant

The President talked with Kleindienst at an unknown time; Haldeman can be heard in the
background.

          -Secret Service
                -John F. Kennedy's assassination
                      -Performance
          -FBI investigation
                -The President's orders
                      -Justification
                -Gray or Kleindienst
                      -Questioning of Arthur H. Bremer
          -Bremer
                -Location
                -Availability
                      -Isolation
                            -Reasons
                                   -Miranda vs. Arizona case
                -Custody
          -FBI
                -Results of investigation
                      -Arrest of three individuals
                            -Ages
                            -Race
                            -Actions
                            -Age of gunman
                            -Custody
                            -Race
                            -Isolation
                                   -Necessity
          -Assailants
                -FBI interview
                      -Press interviews
                            -Washington Post
                                   -The President’s view
                -Isolation
          -Jurisdiction
                -Federal charge
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                          NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF

                                       Tape Subject Log
                                         (rev. 10/06)



                -Transfer of custody