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Start Date: 23-Oct-1971 9:18 AM
End Date: 23-Oct-1971 9:35 AM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Haig, Alexander M., Jr.; Bull, Stephen B.;
Recording Device: Oval Office
Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 00:27:51
Full Tape Conversation End Time: 00:44:16
On October 23, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon, Alexander M. Haig, Jr., and Stephen B. Bull met in the Oval Office of the White House at an unknown time between 9:18 am and 9:35 am. The Oval Office taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 601-006 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 601-6 Date: October 23, 1971 Time: 9:18 am - 9:35 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. US foreign relations 4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 10/06) Conv. No. 601-6 (cont.) -United Nations [UN] vote on Taiwan's expulsion -William P. Rogers -Presidential telephone calls -Morocco -Mexico -Content of possible telephone call -Morocco -Content of possible telephone call -Italy -Haig's conversation with Graham A. Martin -Content of possible telephone call -Henry A. Kissinger -Schedule -Discussion of talks with People's Republic of China [PRC] leaders -Press arrangements -Dwight L. Chapin -State Department -"Two China" Policy -PRC -Rogers -US-Japanese relations -John B. Connally -The President's meeting with Nobusuke Kishi -Haig's conversation with Peter G. Peterson -Okinawa -Currency issues -George P. Shultz -Paul A. Volcker -Haig’s conversation with Peterson -Kishi -The President’s previous conversation -Okinawa -Connally's trip -Tokyo -Length -Kishi -US ambassador to Japan -Connally compared to Rogers -Purpose -US ambassador -UN vote on Taiwan's expulsion 5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 10/06) Conv. No. 601-6 (cont.) -Kissinger -Schedule -Possibilities Public relations for the President's activities -Rogers -Price Board -UN vote on Taiwan’s expulsion -The President’s position US foreign relations -UN vote on Taiwan's expulsion -The President's position -Adam Malik -US activities -Haig’s view -US efforts -Greece -Israel -African nations -The President’s position Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:18 am. Charles W. Colson Bull left at an unknown time before 9:35 am. US foreign policy -UN vote on Taiwan -African nations -Latin American nations -The President’s position -Botswana -England -Canada -Italy -Laos -Department of State role -Colson -Statement for Gerald R. Ford and Hugh Scott 6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 10/06) Conv. No. 601-6 (cont.) -African nations -PRC -UN -US membership -The President’s view Haig left at 9:35 am.