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Mandatory Review Documents

Document Collections

Presidential Daily Diary

Haldeman Diaries

National Security Memoranda

WHSF Returned Materials

Returned Materials: WHSF: Contested Materials

Exit Interviews

Public Papers of the President

Pentagon Papers

President Nixon's Grand Jury Testimony


NOTE: Since the November 28, 2007, all of these documents have moved to and are available for research at the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, California. The location given below indicate where the documents were at the time of the opening.


On November 28, 2007, the Nixon Library opened additional materials from the Nixon Presidential Historical Materials.

Approximately 10,000 documents that were previously withheld from public access have been reviewed for release and/or declassified under the mandatory review provisions of Executive Order 12958, as amended, or in accordance with 36 CFR 1275.56 (Public Access Regulations).

The documents are from file segments for the White House Special Files, Staff Member and Office Files and the National Security Council File series, including the Henry A. Kissinger Office Files and the National Security Council Institutional Files.

Selected Documents


  • January 2, 1974
    State Department Telegram
    Subject: Letter from Egyptian President Sadat to King Faisal on oil boycott and possibility of Syrian-Israeli hostilities

Executive Privilege








President's Daily Briefing

Saudi Arabia


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