Secret White House Tapes

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45–157
  • President Richard M. Nixon
  • William P. Rogers
May 3, 1973
Conversation No. 45-157

Date: May 3, 1973
Time: 10:13 am - 10:21 am
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with William P. Rogers.

[See also Conversation No. 911-11]

Personnel appointments
-President’s conversation with David Packard

-Stocks

-Packard’s schedule

-Rogers, Elliot L. Richardson, John C. Stennis
-Stocks
-Rogers’s conversation with [David] Kenneth Rush
-Previous agreements
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM

Tape Subject Log
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Conversation No. 45-157 (cont’d)

-Charitable contributions
-Rush
-Comparison with Packard
-Strength
-F. Edward Hébert
-Packard
-President’s need for resolution
-Stocks
-John W. Byrnes
-Conversation with Rogers
-Robert D. (“Bobby”) Baker case
-Conflict
-Bryce N. Harlow
-Conversation with Rogers
-Return to service
-White House Counsel
-Lawrence Edmund (“Ed”) Walsh
-International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT]
-Meeting with John N. Mitchell or Richard G. Kleindienst
-Morality of staff

-Morons, paupers, thieves

-Priests

-Walsh
-President’s schedule

-Vacation

-White House Counsel

-Walsh
-Background

-Deputy Attorney General

-Congress

-Federal Judge

-Thomas E. Dewey

-Lawyer

-New York Crime Commission

-President’s respect

-Past lunch

-Ice cream
-President’s schedule
-Rogers’s calls
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM


Tape Subject Log

(rev. October-2012)

Conversation No. 45-157 (cont’d)

-Byrnes

-Harlow

-Finances

-George H. W. Bush



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[Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift]

John B. Connally

-Telephone call from Rogers

-Switch in party registration

-Spiro T. Agnew

-Agnew’s statement

-Man of the Year Award
-Baltimore Press Association
-John V. Lindsay

[End segment reviewed under deed of gift]
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Packard

Agnew

-Telephone call to Rogers

-Kenneth R. Cole, Jr.

-Role on Domestic Council

-Involvement


Rogers’s Latin American trip

-Rogers’s call to Connally

-President’s [foreign policy report]


Watergate
-Daniel Ellsberg break-in

-Disclosure

-Reaction

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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM


Tape Subject Log

(rev. October-2012)
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