Date: April 15, 1973

Time: 11:45 pm -11:53 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 772-779 (1-8). Please refer to the logging below.]


-Henry E. Petersen’s schedule

-President’s conversation with John W. Dean, III



-President’s conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman and John D. Ehrlichman




Tape Subject Log

(rev. January-2011)


-Testimony by Gordon C. Strachan and Dean




-Effect of resignation

-Haldeman and Ehrlichman

-Obstruction of justice


-Effect of government employment

-Comparison with Sherman Adams case

-President’s previous conversation with Dean


-Petersen’s schedule

-Strachan, Frederick C. LaRue and Paul L. O’Brien

-Jeb Stuart Magruder



-Effect of Ervin Committee

-John J. Sirica