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Start Date: 27-Jun-1972 11:30 AM
End Date: 27-Jun-1972 11:57 AM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Richardson, Elliot L.; Millis, John S.; Cooper, Theodore; Cole, Kenneth R., Jr.; Cavanaugh, James H.; White House photographer; Bull, Stephen B.;
Recording Device: Oval Office
Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 01:26:44
Full Tape Conversation End Time: 01:53:50
On June 27, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon, Elliot L. Richardson, John S. Millis, Theodore Cooper, Kenneth R. Cole, Jr., James H. Cavanaugh, White House photographer, and Stephen B. Bull met in the Oval Office of the White House from 11:30 am to 11:57 am. The Oval Office taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 743-005 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 743-5 Date: June 27, 1972 Time: 11:30-11:57 am. Location: Oval Office The President met with Elliot L. Richardson, John S. Millis, Theodore Cooper, Kenneth R. Cole, Jr. and James H. Cavanaugh. [Members of the press and White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting.] Introductions Photographs Cooper’s forthcoming trip to Moscow US-Soviet Union Cooperative Health Program on Disease -The President's view -Richardson’s role -Cancer -Heart disease -The President's view -Support for program -Cooper's previous visit to Moscow -Agreement with Soviet Union -Statistical data 7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -William P. Rogers, Boris V. Petrovsky -Dr. E. I. Chazov and Dr. Cooper -Soviet diet -Priority -Incidence in certain areas of Soviet Union -The President's meeting with Poles -Exercise -Dr. Paul Dudley White -Walking -The President's visits to Camp David -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Diet -Comparison to the Soviet Union -Richardson's memorandum to Henry A. Kissinger -System -Soviet health problems -White [First name unknown] -The President's view -Compared with US -Cancer legislation -Millis's role -Heart diseases -Variety and relationships -Forthcoming recommendations -Funding allocation -Facilities -Communication -Education -Education -Doctors -Public -Problems -Use of fear -Weight -Diet -Smoking -Youth -Due date for report -Need for education about health -Reader's Digest -Television potential -Human biology courses in high school and college -The President's view 8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:30 am. The President’s schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:57 am. -Competition for curricular time -The President's view -Social studies Presentation of gifts by the President Millis, Cooper, Richardson, Cole, and Cavanaugh left at 11:57 am.