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Start Date: Tuesday, October 17, 1972 4:10 PM
End Date: Tuesday, October 17, 1972 4:22 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Bull, Stephen B.; Woods, Rose Mary; Squire, Jeanne; Shriver, Lucille; Franklin, Barbara H.; Cashen, Henry C., II; White House photographer;
Recording Device: Oval Office
On October 17, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon, Stephen B. Bull, Rose Mary Woods, Jeanne Squire, Lucille Shriver, Barbara H. Franklin, Henry C. Cashen, II, and White House photographer met in the Oval Office of the White House at an unknown time between 12:10 pm and 12:22 pm. The Oval Office taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 801-017 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 801-17 Date: October 17, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:10 pm - 12:22 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s schedule -Gale E. Sayers -The President’s view -Forthcoming meeting with Jeanne Squire, Lucille Shriver and Rose Mary Woods -Press photograph Woods entered at an unknown time after 12:10 pm. Woods's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with the representatives of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Clubs [BPW] 37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Bull left at an unknown time before 12:11 pm. BPW -Woods’s view -The President’s view -The President’s previous speech in Minneapolis -Unknown secretaries’ organization -Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo [Thomas] Hale Boggs -Airplane crash -The President's call to Corrine (Claiborne) (“Lindy”) Boggs Squire, Shriver, Barbara H. Franklin, and Henry C. Cashen entered at 12:11 pm; the White House photographer and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions Photographs -Arrangement Squire's schedule -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] [?] -El Salvador -BPW organizations in Latin America [Photograph session] BPW -International organizations -State Department [?] -The President’s previous interactions with BPW -The President’s experience as a member of the House of Representatives -The President’s experience during his Senate campaign -The President’s experience as Vice President -BPW national convention -The President’s view -Value of BPW -The President's conversation with Sayers -Chicago Bears -Economic opportunities for all Americans -Opposition to discrimination of all forms 38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Age -Gender -Example of women doctors from the People’s Republic of China [PRC] PRC -Women’s clothes -Traditional Chinese apparel -Taiwan, Republic of China -Vietnam -Color -Taiwan -Hong Kong -Singapore -San Francisco -Communist Chinese apparel -Pants -Lack of beauty -The President’s previous trip to the PRC -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon’s appearance -Colors of her clothes -Red coat -Hair style -Compared to PRC women’s hair styles -Women -Appearance -The President’s view Presentation of gifts by the President -Presidential seal -Presidential pin Presentation of gifts to the President by Squire -1896 Republican National Convention tickets -St. Louis -William McKinley-William Jennings Bryant campaign -Squire’s father -Age -Desire to give tickets to the President -Value Squire’s hometown -Berea, Ohio 39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Presentation of gifts by the President -Cuff links Squire’s forthcoming trip to Latin America -Forthcoming BPW convention The Administration’s appointment of women -Role of BPW -Number of appointees -Compared to other administrations The President's father [Frank Nixon] -Ohio background -The President’s mother [Hannah Milhous Nixon] -Indiana background Woods’s possible enrollment in BPW Woods et al. left at 12:22 pm.