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Start Date: 1-May-1973 7:24 PM
End Date: 1-May-1973 7:32 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Richardson, Elliot L.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On May 1, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon and Elliot L. Richardson talked on the telephone from 7:24 pm to 7:32 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 045-121 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 45-121 Date: May 1, 1973 Time: 7:24 pm - 7:32 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Elliot L. Richardson. [See also Conversation No. 433-61] Richardson’s schedule -Dinner Watergate -Special Prosecutor -Sense of the Senate resolution -Richardson -Possible actions -Role as Attorney General -78- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. October-2012) Conversation No. 45-121 (cont’d) -Replacement of Henry E. Petersen -Role as Attorney General -Sense of the Senate resolution -Robert C. Byrd’s conversation with Richardson -Judiciary Committee’s interest -Petersen -Replacement -Richardson -Role -Meeting with Roman L. Hruska and unknown person, April 30, 1973 -Hruska’s plans -Forthcoming meeting with James O. Eastland and Hruska -Role -Conversation with William P. Rogers -Judiciary Committee’s views