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Start Date: 4-Jun-1973 10:50 PM

End Date: 4-Jun-1973 10:53 PM


White House operatorNixon, Richard M. (President)Ziegler, Ronald L.

Recording Device: White House Telephone


NARA Description:

On June 4, 1973, White House operator, President Richard M. Nixon, and Ronald L. Ziegler talked on the telephone from 10:50 pm to 10:53 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 039-085 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 39-85

Date: June 4, 1973
Time: 10:50 pm - 10:53 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The White House operator talked with the President.

       Incoming telephone call

The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler.

             -Ziegler’s schedule
                    -Trip to Paris
                    -J. Fred Buzhardt, Jr.
             -President’s conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
                    -Archibald Cox’s statement, June 4
                            -President’s papers
             -President’s papers
                    -White House response
                            -Ziegler’s meeting with J. Fred Buzhardt, Jr. and Leonard Garment
                            -Testimony by individuals
                            -Gerald L. Warren’s statement, June 4
                            -Ziegler’s previous conversation with Haldeman
                            -Ziegler’s forthcoming meeting with Buzhardt, June 5
             -White House response
                    -John W. Dean, III
                    -Cox’s conflict with Sam J. Ervin, Jr.
                    -Samuel Dash’s conflict with Fred D. Thompson
                    -Forthcoming testimony
                    -Possible leaks
             -President’s conversation with Haldeman
                    -Haldeman’s recollections of conversations with Dean
             -Richard A. Moore
                    -Memoranda of conversation [memcons]


                                       Tape Subject Log 

                                      (rev. February-2011)

                                                                 Conversation No. 39-85 (cont’d)


                     -Meeting with Dean       

                     -Forthcoming meeting with Ziegler           

                     -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.      

              -President’s papers      

                     -Views of Buzhardt and Garment


                     -Possible subpoena