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Start Date: 17-Dec-1972 9:52 AM
End Date: 17-Dec-1972 9:55 AM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Ziegler, Ronald L.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On December 17, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and Ronald L. Ziegler talked on the telephone from 9:52 am to 9:55 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 034-109 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 34-109 Date: December 17, 1972 Time: 9:52 am - 9:55 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. Vietnam negotiations -Henry A. Kissinger briefing, December 16, 1972 -Press coverage -Washington Post -Talks at impasse -North Vietnam reneging -[US bombing] -“Peace is at hand” quote -The President’s role -Kissinger’s travels -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Consultations -Kissinger’s demeanor -Possible impression -Effect -Murrey Marder -Analysis -87- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07) Conversation No. 34-109 (cont’d) -Tone