Dwight Chapin Oral History Interview, Part 3

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 advance work for the president’s Moscow trip, Watergate, his meeting with former President Nixon after serving prison time for making false statements to a grand jury, and his views on the managerial and political breakdowns that led to Watergate. 

This program is the third 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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301734-3
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 29, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 8, 2014

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  • Oct 29, 2011 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 30, 2011 | 2:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2011 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 07, 2014 | 9:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 08, 2014 | 1:42am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 08, 2014 | 5:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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