Dwight Chapin Oral History Interview, Part 2

Dwight Chapin first worked for Richard Nixon on his 1962 California gubernatorial campaign. After the 1968 presidential election,… read more

Dwight Chapin first worked for Richard Nixon on his 1962 California gubernatorial campaign. After the 1968 presidential election, Mr. Chapin became President Nixon’s appointments secretary. He ultimately resigned and served nine months in prison on Watergate related charges. He talked about White House colleagues Charles Colson and John Dean, Vietnam War demonstrations, President Nixon’s China trip, and the 1972 campaign.

This program is the second of three parts. 

This is a portion of the interview conducted by Timothy Naftali and Paul Musgrave on April 2, 2007, in New York City for the Nixon Presidential Materials Staff at the National Archives and Records Administration, soon to be part of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Dwight L. Chapin Deputy Assistant (Former) White House
  • Paul Musgrave Special Assistant Nixon (Richard) Library and Birthplace->Office of the Director
  • Timothy J. Naftali Director National Archives and Records Administration->Nixon Presidential Materials Project
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Program ID:
301734-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 22, 2011
Last Aired:
Oct 24, 2011

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  • Oct 22, 2011 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2011 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 24, 2011 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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