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Reference FCO 82/294
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Visit of Prime Minister Edward Heath to Washington 1-2 February: agenda and briefs for meeting with President Nixon (1973)
Description Draft speech for the Prime Minister to the National Press Club in Washington on Britain, Europe and the US including International Trade, monetary problems, defence cooperation, European defence report and UK complaints against US trade barriers. Included for the Prime Minister's visit are biographies of H R (Bob) Haldeman, Ronal Ziegler Press Secretary, President Nixon, Vice President Spiro Agnew, Elliot Richardson, Henry Kissinger, Ambassador Walter Annenberg, Walter Stoessel, William Rogers, Kenneth Rush, Marion Smoak, Speaker Carl Albert, Mike Mansfield, Hugh Scott, James Schlesinger, Peter Flanigan, William Eberle, Herbert Stein, Roy Ash, Gerald Ford, Thomas O'Neill, Caspar Weinberger, Wilbur Mills, John Ehrlichman and Alexander Haig.
Date 1973
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United Kingdom, United States
Places Asia; Belgium; Britain; Canada; Chequers; China; Denmark; Europe; France; Germany; Greece; Iran; Ireland; Italy; Japan; Korea; Netherlands; Norway; Poland; South East Asia; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Albert, Carl; Ash, Roy; Baker, Kenneth; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Eberle, William; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Haig, Alexander; Heath, Edward; Johnson, Alexis; Mansfield, Mike; Mills, Wilbur; Porter, William J; Richardson, Elliot; Rush, Kenneth; Rusk, Dean; Schlesinger, James; Scott, Hugh; Shultz, George; Smoak, Marion; Stein, Herbert; Stoessel, Walter; Weinberger, Caspar W; Ziegler, Ronald
Topics Aid; Arms; Atomic Energy Commission; British Embassy; CIA (Central Intelligence Agency); Congress; Council of Economic Advisers; Council on International Economic Policy; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of State; Detente; Disarmament; Draft; Economic policy; Education; Energy; European Economic Community; foreign policy; Health; International Economic Policy; Levies; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Office of Management and Budget; organisation; Pentagon; Protectionism; Protectionist; Shipping; Special Representative of Trade Negotiations; State Department; Supreme Court; Tariffs; Taxes; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade unions; Treasury; troops; United Nations National Security Council; Vice President; Vietnam War; Welfare; White House
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