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Start Date: Thursday, April 20, 1972 8:36 PM
End Date: Thursday, April 20, 1972 8:43 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Rogers, William P.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On April 20, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and William P. Rogers talked on the telephone from 3:36 pm to 3:43 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 023-058 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 23-58 Date: April 20, 1972 Time: 3:36-3:43 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with William P. Rogers. Vietnam -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.'s briefing of the President -Knowledge -Style -South Vietnamese morale -US performance -Haig's briefing of White House staff -Arrangements -Briefing of State Department staff -Vietnamization -South Vietnamese performance -Air support -Time -Unknown State Department official -Military region tours -Cooperation between the White House and State Department -Tour of Vietnam -South Vietnamese commanders -[Forename unknown]Minh -Performance -Haiphong bombing 44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 1/13) Claudia A. (“Lady Bird”) Johnson -Conversation with Rogers -Lyndon B. Johnson Vietnam -Democratic caucus resolution -Passage of House -Contents -Robert F. Drinan -Committee report -Amendment -Necessity -John B. Connally -House meeting -Dove -Problems -Haig briefing -Charles W. Colson -Arrangements American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE] -Rogers's attendance at convention -Numbers -Chicago papers -Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune -Ohio papers -Cleveland Plain-Dealer and Preston Wolfe -Pennsylvania papers -Newhouse publications -Los Angeles and California papers -Texas papers -Cultivation -Otis Chandler -Cultivation -Martin S. Hayden -Wives -Adele Rogers -Cabinet -Use of White House -Mrs. Rogers -Attendance 45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 1/13)