Conversation: 039-004Prev: 039-003 Next: 039-005
Start Date: Thursday, May 24, 1973 5:36 PM
End Date: Thursday, May 24, 1973 5:38 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Scott, Hugh;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On May 24, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon and Hugh Scott talked on the telephone from 1:36 pm to 1:38 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 039-004 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 39-4 Date: May 24, 1973 Time: 1:36 pm - 1:38 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Hugh Scott. [See also Conversation No. 440-38] Watergate -Scott’s actions, May 23 -Ronald L. Ziegler’s opinion Scott’s schedule -Pittsburgh Watergate -White House response -National security -Motives of opponents -Effect on United States foreign policy -Importance of secrecy -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Arms limitations [?] -Vietnam -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Scott’s possible statement -Leakers -Celebration -Negative effects -Scott’s statement, May 23 -Ervin Committee -4- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. February-2011) Conversation No. 39-5 (cont’d)