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In February 1971, President Nixon began secretly taping conversations and telephone calls in several locations, including the Oval Office, his office in the Old Executive Office Building, the Cabinet Room, and Camp David.

There are 2,636 hours of tapes containing conversations from February 1971 through July 1973 open to the public.

The Library is working toward making more of the tapes available directly online.

For a copy of the complete finding aid for the White House Tapes in either zip format or CD visit the finding aid section of our website.

The following audio files are available online:

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