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Start Date: 16-Apr-1971 11:06 AM

End Date: 16-Apr-1971 11:12 AM


Nixon, Richard M. (President)Colson, Charles W.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 00:59:40

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 01:04:36


NARA Description:

On April 16, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon and Charles W. Colson talked on the telephone from 11:06 am to 11:12 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 042-054 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 42-54

Date: April 16, 1971
Time: 11:06 am - 11:12 am
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with Charles W. Colson.

[See Conversation No. 250-7]

     Colson's conversation with Edward W. Brooke
          -Memo to President
          -Debate in Senate
          -Clifford P. Case
          -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr.
                -Support for President
          -William B. Saxbe

     Clark MacGregor's conversation with Saxbe

         -Paul N. (“Pete”) McCloskey, Jr.


                                      Tape Subject Log
                                         (rev. 9/08)

         -William G. Milliken
         -Donald W. Riegle, Jr.
         -Hugh Scott

     President's People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative
          -Brooke                                                      Conv. No. 42-54 (cont.)
          -President's supporters in Congress
          -President's speech, April 7, 1971

[A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from
December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M.
Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this
transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.]

[End of transcript]

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