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Start Date: Sunday, March 4, 1973 4:50 PM
End Date: Sunday, March 4, 1973 4:59 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Kissinger, Henry A.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On March 4, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon and Henry A. Kissinger talked on the telephone from 11:50 am to 11:59 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 037-049 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 37-49 Date: March 4, 1973 Time: 11:50 am-11:59 am Location: White House Telephone - 35 - NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept-09) Conversation No. 37-49 (cont’d) The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Kissinger's dinner with China correspondents -President’s telegram -President’s trip to the People’s Republic of China [?] [PRC] -Nostalgia -Moscow summit 1972 -Attendees -Kissinger’s remarks President's conversation with William P. Rogers -Sudan hostages -Return of bodies -Belgian diplomat -President's visit to the State Department -Sympathy -Support of diplomats -US policy on ransom -Survey of Foreign Service -Voluntary service Vietnam Settlement -Prisoners of War [POWs] release -Film -Public statements -Prisoners held by Viet Cong -Prisoners held in Hanoi -Treatment -Rogers’ support -Involvement in POW release -Credit Monetary Policy -Europeans -Japanese reaction -Kakeui Tanaka -Gratitude - 36 - NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept-09) Conversation No. 37-49 (cont’d) -Emissary -Europeans -Effect of US–Japan relations -Effect on Britain -Willy Brandt -Wire -[Earl of Cromer] George R.S. Baring -US position -Convertibility -Arthur F. Burns's views -US responsibility -Europeans' choices -Economic summit -US strategy -Brandt -Britain -Nuclear cooperation -Britain-Europe relations -Unilateral versus bilateral actions -Brandt President's schedule -Camp David Kissinger's schedule -Nuclear treaty with Britain -Arrival of Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Meeting with the Earl of Cromer -Message from Brandt -Currency issue -European integration President's schedule -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -State Department dinner -Diplomatic Corps - 37 - NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept-09) Conversation No. 37-49 (cont’d) -Timing President's meeting with Nancy S. Maginnes -Support for President -Maginnes’ view of newsmen