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Start Date: Sunday, April 15, 1973 9:00 PM
End Date: Sunday, April 15, 1973 10:15 PM
Participants:Petersen, Henry E.; White House operator; Nixon, Richard M. (President); Shaffer, Charles N.; Silbert, Earl J.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On April 15, 1973, Henry E. Petersen, White House operator, President Richard M. Nixon, Charles N. Shaffer, and Earl J. Silbert talked on the telephone at an unknown time between 4:00 pm and 5:15 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 038-048 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 38-48 Date: April 15, 1973 Time: Unknown between 4:00 pm and 5:15 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry E. Petersen talked with the White House operator. The President can be heard in the background. Telephone call -Placement Justice Department -Hard Work Petersen talked with Charles N. Shaffer at an unknown time. Greetings Peterson talked with Earl J. Silbert at an unknown time. Watergate -Shaffer presentation -John W. Dean, III’s possible testimony -Culpability of H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman and John D. Ehrlichman -Jeb Stuart Magruder -E. Howard Hunt, Jr. -Flight -Funds for defendants -Haldeman order to Dean -29- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. January-2011) Conversation No. 38-48 (cont’d) -Gordon C. Strachan’s testimony -Veracity -Dean’s story -Frederick C. LaRue -Haldeman’s orders Silbert’s schedule -Rockville, Maryland -Seymour Glanzer -Don [last name unknown] -Directions to Petersen’s house -Shaffer