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Henry A. Kissinger Telephone Conversation Transcripts (Telcons), National Security Council Files, 01/21/1969 - 08/08/1974
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Henry A. Kissinger Telephone Conversation Transcripts (Telcons), National Security Council Files, 01/21/1969 - 08/08/1974
    Dates: 1969-1974
    Collection Number: 579113
    Creator/Collector: Kissinger, Henry, 1923- . President (1969-1974 : Nixon). National Security Council. (1969 - 1974) (Most Recent)
    Extent: 13 linear feet, 2 linear inches; 30 boxes
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    Repository: Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
    Abstract: The Kissinger telephone conversation transcripts consist of approximately 20,000 pages of transcripts of Kissinger’s telephone conversations during his tenure as Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs (1969-1974) and Secretary of State (1973-1974) during the administration of President Richard Nixon. These telephone calls took place at various locations, including the White House, Department of State, San Clemente, Key Biscayne, Paris, New York, Kissinger’s home, and aboard aircraft.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research. Some materials may be unavailable based upon categories of materials exempt from public release established in the Presidential Recordings and Materials Preservation Act of 1974.

    Publication Rights

    Most government records are in the public domain; however, this series includes commercial materials, such as newspaper clippings, that may be subject to copyright restrictions. Researchers should contact the copyright holder for information.

    Preferred Citation

    Henry A. Kissinger Telephone Conversation Transcripts (Telcons), National Security Council Files, 01/21/1969 - 08/08/1974 . Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum

    Acquisition Information

    These materials are in the custody of the National Archives and Records Administration under the provisions of Title I of the Presidential Recordings and Materials Preservation Act of 1974 (P.L. 93-526, 88 Stat. 1695) and implementing regulations.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Kissinger telcons, released by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) on May 26, 2004, consist of transcripts of Dr. Kissinger's telephone conversations during his tenure as Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs (1969-74) and Secretary of State (1973-74) during the administration of President Richard Nixon.

    Indexing Terms

    Kissinger, Henry Alfred
    Kissinger, Heinz Alfred