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Start Date: Sunday, January 21, 1973 7:27 PM
End Date: Sunday, January 21, 1973 7:33 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Haig, Alexander M., Jr.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On January 21, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon and Alexander M. Haig, Jr. talked on the telephone from 2:27 pm to 2:33 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 036-033 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 36-33 Date: January 21, 1973 Time: 2:27 pm - 2:33 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -25- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Jul-08) Conversation No. 36-33 (cont’d) Vietnam settlement -Haig’s trip -Support for peace agreement -Nguyen Van Thieu -Koreans, Thais, Lao, Cambodians -Timing -Henry A. Kissinger -Reaction to agreement -Changes in protocols -Police force -Thieu’s acceptance -Ngo Dinh Diem -Letters -Purpose -The President’s speech -William H. Sullivan -Haig’s schedule -Ronald L. Ziegler -Comments to press -Meeting with the President -The President’s conversation with Ziegler -Haig’s conversation with Ziegler -Asian allies -Support for peace agreement -Thieu -South Vietnam government -Acceptance of agreement -George S. McGovern -The President’s view -Haig’s view -Spiro T. Agnew -Visit to South Vietnam -Meeting with the President -Timing -Location -San Clemente -The President’s view -Responsibility -US Air Force -26- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Jul-08) Conversation No. 36-33 (cont’d) -Korean War cease-fire -Syngman Rhee -Haig’s congratulations