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Start Date: 24-May-1973 5:39 PM

End Date: 24-May-1973 5:41 PM


White House operatorNixon, Richard M. (President)Cox, Tricia Nixon

Recording Device: White House Telephone


NARA Description:

On May 24, 1973, White House operator, President Richard M. Nixon, and Tricia Nixon Cox talked on the telephone from 5:39 pm to 5:41 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 039-011 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 39-11

Date: May 24, 1973
Time: 5:39 pm - 5:41 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The White House operator talked with the President.

       Incoming telephone call

The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox.

[See also Conversation No. 440-52]

       Reception for former prisoners of war [POWs] 

              -President’s remarks        



                             -POWs’ wives        

              -Tricia Nixon Cox’s remarks

                      -Compared with “shouting Baptist”     

                      -POWs’ response         

                             -POWs’ wives        

              -Press reports       



                                     Tape Subject Log 

                                    (rev. February-2011)

                                                              Conversation No. 39-11 (cont’d)

[Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift]

       Dinner for former POWs 

              -Tricia Nixon Cox’s schedule 

[End segment reviewed under deed of gift]

                                                                         Conversation 39-144

Date: May 25, 1973
Time: Unknown between 12:17 am and 12:57 am 

Location: White House Telephone 

The telephone line was engaged. Faint music and voices can be heard in the background.

The President talked with an unknown person.


The telephone line remained engaged. Music can be heard in the background.