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Start Date: Wednesday, June 13, 1973 3:26 AM
End Date: Wednesday, June 13, 1973 3:37 AM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Dobrynin, Anatoliy F.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On June 12, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon and Anatoliy F. Dobrynin talked on the telephone from 11:26 pm to 11:37 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 040-052 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 40-52 Date: June 12, 1973 Time: 11:26 pm - 11:37 pm Location: White House Telephone -46- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. March-2011) Conversation No. 40-52 (cont’d) The President talked with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin. Dobrynin’s schedule -Preparations for forthcoming summit President’s schedule -Leonid I. Brezhnev’s forthcoming visit -Gen. Brent G. Scowcroft -San Clemente -President’s reaction -President’s consultation with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Accommodations -Andrei A. Gromyko, Dobrynin, Brezhnev, a security man -Bedrooms -William P. Rogers -Gromyko -Security -Activities -Brezhnev’s family’s concerns -Doctor’s orders -Meetings -Henry A. Kissinger -Press coverage -Camp David -Visit to Atlantic and Pacific coasts of US -Security -Dobrynin’s visit -Dobrynin’s messages to and from Brezhnev -Transportation -Air Force One -Communique -Casa Pacifica -Spirit of San Clemente, spirit of Camp David -Dobrynin’s messages to and from Brezhnev -Importance of visit -Positions of president and Brezhnev -Schedule -Soviet Embassy, State dinner -J. William Fulbright and Senate Foreign Relations Committee -Agreements -47- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. March-2011) Conversation No. 40-52 (cont’d) -Signing -Statement of Principles -Prevention of Nuclear War -Trip to San Clemente -Exchange of gifts -Electric golf cart -Kremlin -Agenda -Camp David -Attendees -Numbers -Gromyko -Press coverage -Purpose -Brezhnev’s message to the President -Discussions -Kissinger -Television [TV] address -USSR visit by President -Dobrynin’s conversation with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -San Clemente -Protocol people -Difficulty -Kissinger Well wishes -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Irina Dobrynin