This almanac page for Sunday, March 23, 1969, pulls together various records created by the federal government and links to additional resources which can provide context about the events of the day.
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Schedule and Public Documents
The Daily Diary files represent a consolidated record of the President's activities. Visit the finding aid to learn more.
The President's day began at San Clemente, California
The Federal Register is the official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other Presidential documents.
No Federal Register published on this date
The H. R. Haldeman Diaries consists of seven handwritten diaries, 36 dictated diaries recorded as sound recordings, and two handwritten audio cassette tape subject logs. The diaries and logs reflect H. R. Haldeman’s candid personal record and reflections on events, issues, and people encountered during his service in the Nixon White House. As administrative assistant to the President and Chief of Staff, Haldeman attended and participated in public events and private meetings covering the entire scope of issues in which the Nixon White House engaged in during the years 1969-1973. Visit the finding aid to learn more.
The National Archives Catalog is the online portal to the records held at the National Archives, and information about those records. It is the main way of describing our holdings and also provides access to electronic records and digitized versions of our holdings.
The Catalog searches across multiple National Archives resources at once, including archival descriptions, digitized and electronic records, authority records, and web pages from Archives.gov and the Presidential Libraries. The Catalog also allows users to contribute to digitized historical records through tagging and transcription.
National Security Documents
The President's Daily Brief is the primary vehicle for summarizing the day-to-day sensitive intelligence and analysis, as well as late-breaking reports, for the White House on current and future national security issues. Read "The President's Daily Brief: Delivering Intelligence to Nixon and Ford" to learn more.
- No President's Daily Brief delivered on this date
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. Visit the finding aid for more information.
Digitized versions of many of these transcripts can be found on the Yale University Library website.
The White House Photo Office collection consists of photographic coverage of President Richard Nixon meeting with prominent social, political, and cultural personalities; speaking engagements and news conferences of the President and various high-ranking members of the White House staff and Cabinet; Presidential domestic and foreign travel, including Presidential vacations; social events and entertainment involving the First Family, including entertainers present; official portraits of the President, First Family, and high-ranking members of the Nixon administration; the 1969 and 1973 Inaugurals; the President’s 1972 Presidential election campaign appearances (including speeches) and other official activities of the White House staff and the President’s Cabinet from January 20, 1969 until August 9, 1974 at the White House and the Old Executive Office Building; other locations in Washington, DC, such as The Mall; and the Presidential retreats in Camp David, Maryland, Key Biscayne, Florida, and San Clemente, California. Visit the finding aid to learn more.
Roll WHPO-0571 Photographer: Atkins, Oliver | Color or B&W: B&W
- Frame(s): WHPO-0571-, President Nixon, Pat Nixon, Henry Kissinger, General Andrew Goodpaster, Secretary of State William Rogers, Ellsworth bunker and others stand near the stairway of Air Force One, (AF1) at El Toro Marine Air Base, prior to departure from Southern California. 3/23/1969, Santa Ana, California El Toro Marine Corps Air Base, MCAB. President Nixon, Pat Nixon, Henry Kissinger, William Rogers, Ellsworth Bunker, Gen. Andrew Goodpaster, military guards.
- Frame(s): WHPO-0571-07, President Nixon, Henry Kissinger, General Andrew Goodpaster, Secretary of State William Rogers, and Ellsworth Bunker stand near Air Force One (AF1) at El Toro Marine Air Base, prior to departure from Southern California. 3/23/1969, Santa Ana, California El Toro Marine Corps Air Base, MCAB. President Nixon, Henry Kissinger, William Rogers, Ellsworth Bunker, Gen. Andrew Goodpaster, military guards.
Roll WHPO-0573 Photographer: Atkins, Oliver | Color or B&W: B&W
- Frame(s): WHPO-0573-01-04, President Nixon and Pat Nixon arrive by the Marine One helicopter and walk to Air Force One. 3/23/1969, Santa Ana, California El Toro Marine Air Station. President Nixon, Pat Nixon, others.
Roll WHPO-0602 Photographer: Schuman | Color or B&W: B&W
- Frame(s): WHPO-0602-, Portrait of Dwight Eisenhower. 3/23/1969, unknown Dwight Eisenhower.
Roll WHPO-0608 Photographer: unknown | Color or B&W: B&W
- Frame(s): WHPO-0608-, A portrait study of Gerry Van der Heuvel in front of a fireplace. 3/23/1969, unknown Gerry Van der Heuvel.
Context (External Sources)
The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is the world's most extensive and complete archive of television news. They have been recording, preserving and providing access to television news broadcasts of the national networks since August 5, 1968.
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