Date: April 15, 1973

Time: 8:14 pm – 8:18 pm

Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with Henry E. Petersen.

[A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared Richard Nixon’s Special

White House Counsel for Watergate Matters and submitted to the Committee on the Judiciary of

the House of Representatives. This transcript can be found in Submission of Recorded

Presidential Conversations (SRPC), pages 763-767 (1-5). Please refer to the logging below.]


-Meeting between US Attorney and Charles N. Shaffer

-John W. Dean, III’s plea

-John D. Ehrlichman and H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman

-Information from meetings with Dean

-Possible meeting between Dean and Ehrlichman

-Note to President from Dean

-Possible meeting between President and Dean


-G[eorge] Gordon Liddy



Tape Subject Log

(rev. January-2011)

-Conversation with John N. Mitchell

-Mitchell’s positions

-President’s position on disclosure