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Start Date: Thursday, November 30, 1972 1:12 AM
End Date: Thursday, November 30, 1972 1:20 AM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Colson, Charles W.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On November 29, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and Charles W. Colson talked on the telephone from 8:12 pm to 8:20 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 034-009 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 34-9 Date: November 29, 1972 Time: 8:12 pm - 8:20 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. Peter J. Brennan as Labor Secretary announcement -Reaction -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Frederic V. Malek -William E. Timmons -Congress -Telephone calls to Colson -Labor, Democrats -Mickey Gardner -Political effect -Television [TV] appearance -Effectiveness -Colson’s call to Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin -Network coverage -Reaction to anti-black accusation -Reaction -David Brinkley -National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] -[Building and Construction Trades Councils] attacks on students -Cambodia incursion -[Arnold] Eric Sevareid -8- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-9 (cont’d) -Media -Middle America -Calls to Colson -TV appearance -Reaction -Wire copy Labor Department -Brennan’s forthcoming duties -Bureaucracy -Colson’s recent conversation with Brennan -Bureau of Labor Statistics [BLS] -Geoffrey H. Moore -George P. Shultz -Conversation with Colson -Pierre Rinfret -W. Allen Wallace, University of Rochester George D. Webster -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -John D. Ehrlichman interview -Colson’s forthcoming efforts -Interest in position -Salary -Erwin Griswold correspondence -Ehrlichman -Conversation with the President -Richard G. Kleindienst -Griswold -Harvard University -Robert H. Bork Brennan -Signal to constituency -Effect -The President’s comments -Quotes -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] -Labor -Hardhats -9- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-9 (cont’d) -Irish Catholics -Reaction -George Meany -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Paul Hall -Statements Colson, Ehrlichman -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -The President’s schedule 1972 election -The President’s victory margin -Absentee ballots -Votes status -Communications with secretaries of state -Clerks -Illinois -Colson’s interest Patrick J. Buchanan article Articles Appointments -Network reaction -The President’s statements -Brennan -Tone The President’s Schedule -Florida