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Start Date: Wednesday, June 13, 1973 2:59 AM
End Date: Wednesday, June 13, 1973 3:02 AM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Haig, Alexander M., Jr.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On June 12, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon and Alexander M. Haig, Jr. talked on the telephone from 10:59 pm to 11:02 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 040-048 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 40-48 Date: June 12, 1973 Time: 10:59 pm - 11:02 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Energy -William W. Scranton -Contacts -Coal industry [?] -Oil industry -Media coverage -Compared to Peter G. Peterson -Scranton’s notoriety -Scranton’s capabilities -Forthcoming conversation with President -Job offer -Positions -Opposition to President -Youth issues -Fossil fuels -Capitalist viewpoints -Advantages -Management experience -Press reaction -White House staff -Forthcoming telephone call from Haig -Job offer from President -Haig’s assessment -Presidential assessment -Liberal stance -42- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. March-2011) Conversation No. 40-47 (cont’d) -President’s request for service -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] announcements -John J. McCloy -Telephone call from Haig -Mary Scranton -President schedule -Meeting with Scranton