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Start Date: Tuesday, December 5, 1972 1:56 PM
End Date: Tuesday, December 5, 1972 1:59 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Kennedy, Richard T. (Col.);
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On December 5, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and Col. Richard T. Kennedy talked on the telephone from 8:56 am to 8:59 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 034-019 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 34-19 Date: December 5, 1972 Time: 8:56 am – 8:59 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Col. Richard T. Kennedy. [See Conversation No. 387-4C] Vietnam negotiations -Call from Henry A. Kissinger -Paris meeting -Timing -Kissinger’s possible return -Impression -US bombing of North Vietnam -Timing -Cable to Kissinger -Cable from Kissinger -Settlement agreement -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Possible briefing by Kennedy -Comment by Agnew -Stalemate -Postponement -Kissinger -Agnew’s trip -Timing