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MS 106.2.3.3.3 Richard M. Nixon Impeachment Inquiry Records (i.e., Watergate) 1969-1974 33 boxes

Arranged into two broad categories: a) subject files and b) statements of information on the impeachment inquiry. The subject files are arranged alphabetically, and they include draft articles of impeachment, newsclippings, Cohen's statements from the hearings, drafts of his speeches, his notes and correspondence, journal articles, Grand Jury material, files on the historical and legal aspects of impeachment and the role of the special prosecutor, and the stenographer's minutes of the hearings. The statements of information, which were supplied by the impeachment inquiry staff to every member of the Judiciary Committee, are annotated by Cohen and include material on events prior to and following the Watergate break-in, the ITT antitrust case, and domestic surveillance activities.

Impeachment Inquiry Subject Files, 1969-1975, 16 boxes.

Amendments offered n.d.
Article Specifications n.d.
Failure to Comply with Subpoenas n.d.
President's Response to Committee Subpoenas 1974
Articles of Impeachment 1974
Articles of Impeachment n.d. 2 folders
Draft Articles of Impeachment n.d.
Proposed Articles of Impeachment n.d. 5 folders
Views on Articles of Impeachment n.d.
Debate on Articles of Impeachment 1974
Clippings 1969-1974 5 folders
Articles about Watergate 1975-92
WSC Impeachment Statements 1973-4 5 folders
Draft of Statement re: Spiro Agnew n.d.
Draft of Statement re: Washington Post article n.d.
Notes re: impeachment n.d. 5 folders
The Mad Hatter of Watergate 1973
Draft impeachment speech for lecture circuit n.d.
Correspondence w/ Congress members 1973 2 folders
"Correspondence w/ corps, societies, etc." 1973-75
Impeachment Correspondence 1974 4 folders
Letters and memoranda of Grand Jury material n.d.
Brief for Richard M. Nixon 1973
Impeachment 1973
High Crimes and Misdemeanors pamphlet n.d.
Inquiry of CIA involvement in Watergate 1973
Standard of Proof for Voting 1974
Can a President be indicted prior to conviction on impeachment? n.d.
High Crimes and Misdemeanors 1974
David Dennis memo 1974
Justice Department memo 1974 4 folders
Impeachment- Selected Materials 1973 2 folders
Justice Department memo 1973 2 folders
Footnotes n.d.
Hind's Precedents n.d.
Constitutional Ground for Presidential Impeachment 1974
Impeachment Inquiry: Its meaning n.d.
White House Staff and Campaign Organizations 1974
President's Responsibility for Subordinate Acts n.d.
Impeachable Offense 1973
Memo on Historical origins of impeachment 1973
Impeachment of Andrew Johnson 1974
Respondent's Rights before Impeachment Committee 1974
Constitutional Standard for Presidential Impeachment 1974 3 folders
Paul Sarbanes Impeachable Conduct 1974
"Possible Grounds for Impeachment" 1973
Congressional Conference 1973
"Constiutional Law-Separation of Powers" n.d.
Peter Rodino re: expansion of staff activities 1973
Rules for Impeachment Inquiry Staff n.d.
Brief History of Nixon Impeachment Inquiry 1974
John Doar Memorandum 1974 2 folders
Work of Impeachment Staff as of 2/5/74 1974 2 folders
Summary of Inquiry Activities 1974
Impeachment Inquiry Status Report 1974
AFL-CIO n.d.
Raol Berger- "Impeachment for High Crimes and Misdemeanors" 1971
"Raol Berger- The President, Congress, and the Courts" 1974
Raol Berger's "Review of Impeachment" 1974
Sam Ervin: "Executive Privilege: The Need for Congressional Action" 1973
John Feerick ""Impeaching Federal Judges" 1970
Jefferson Fordham Book Review 1974
Richard Falcon: "High Crimes and Misdemeanors" 1974
Lawrence Hogan: "The Impeachment Inquiry of 1974" 1975
Philip Kurland: "Tenure of Federal Judges" 1969
Timothy Walthall: "Executive Privilege: Stealing Fire from the Gods" 1969
Lean Yankwich:"Impeachment of Civil Officers" 1969
Page proofs of Committee Report 1974 2 folders
Hearing on Kleindienst nomination to attorney general 1972
Hearing on Kleindienst nomination to attorney general 1974
Minority Memorandum 1974 2 folders
New York Times 1974 2 folders
New York Times 1974 2 folders
Washington Post 1974 2 folders
Washington Star News 1974 2 folders
New York Times 1974
Washington Post 1974
New York Times 1974
Washington Post 1974
Washington Star News 1974
Impeachment Clippings 1974 14 folders
Impeachment Clippings 1974 13 folders
Impeachment Clippings 1974 15 folders
Impeachment Clippings 1974 14 folders
CRS memo on past procedures 1973
Impeachment Presentation Procedures 1974
Nixon Memorandum n.d.
Participation of President's Counsel 1974
Procedures for Handling Impeachment 1974
House Judiciary Subpoena Power 1974
Impeachment Inquiry Procedures 1974
Republican Special order 1974
Procedures for taking depositions 1974
Report of Impeachment Inquiry Procedures 1974
Committee Responsible for Impeachment Conduct 1974
"Impeachment Inquiry Procedures, drafts and final" 1974 2 folders
Rules of Procedure n.d. 2 folders
Manual on Legislative Procedure in U.S. House 1973 2 folders
Statement of Peter Rodino 1974
"Conscience of the Nation" 1974
John B. Anderson statement 1974
WSC remarks 1974
David Dennis statement 1974
Walter Flowers statement 1974
Lawrence Hogan statement 1974
Edward Hutchinson statement 1974
Albert Jenner statement n.d.
Trent Lott statement 1974
Robert McClory statement 1974
Draft of minority report 1974
John Rhodes statement 1974 3 folders
Elliott Richardson statement 1973
Peter Rodino statement 1974 4 folders
Documents of Nixon's finances 1974
Milk Support Price Decision 1974
ITT Anti-Trust Decision 1974
Presidential Watergate Statement 1973
National Watergate broadcast 1973
Independent property audit 1973
Letter to Nixon from CPA firm 1973
Submission of tapes 1974
Presidential Pardon 1974
Press Conference with the President 1973
Text of a Legal Opinion by the Attorney General 1974
Statement by the President 1974
Text of a letter from Nixon to Arthur Sampson 1974
Presidential Statements on Watergate 1974
Republican Actions relevant to Watergate 1974
Alexander Cook:"Impeachment Charges" 1973
Sam Gamson:"Watergate Facts" 1974
Analysis of Presidential Counsel 1974
Lawrence Hogan, Edward Hutchinson, Albert Jenner 1974
Charles Wiggins memos 1973
Memos to Judiciary Committee 1973-74
St. Clair to Rodino 1974
Doar to St. Clair 1974 5 folders
President to Rodino 1974 2 folders
St. Clair to Doar 1974 4 folders
Doar to Committee Members 1974
Subpoena 1974
Failure to comply with Subpoena 1974
Confidential report from Doar to Committee 1974
Rodino to President 1974 3 folders
Subpoena 1974
Request for open sessions 1974
Request for open sessions 1974
Rodino to President 1974
Subpoena 1974
President to Rodino 1974
Doar to Committtee 1974
Subpoena re: ITT 1974
Subpoena re: domestic surveillance 1974
Subpoena re: milk price support 1974
Subpoena re: IRS 1974
St.Clair to Rodino 1974
St. Clair to Committee 1974
Nixon's response to Committee 1974
Subpoena amendments 1974
Resolutions and Motions 1974
Elliot Richard 1974
"Face of the Nation" 1973
Rodino to Richardson 1973
Rodino referral of impeachment question 1973
Rodino press release 1973
Rodino Opening Statement 1973
Samuel Ervin to Rodino 1973
Rodino on Progess of Impeachment 1973
Rodino on Impeachment staff expansion 1973
Rodino on special impeachment counsel 1973
Rodino appointing minority counsel 1973
Rodino appointing minority counsel 1973
Rodino memos 1973
Rodino news release 1973
Rodino results of 2/14 meeting 1973
Rodino memorandum news release 1973
Rodino re: White House 1973
Rodino re: Judge Sirica's decision 1974 2 folders
Rodino: overview of impeachment inquiry 1974
Rodino to Wayne Hays: request for funds 1974
Rodino news release 1973
Special Prosecutor: Bills, reports, etc. n.d. 3 folders
Special Prosecutor: Published Hearings 1973
Watergate Special Prosecution Force 1975
Special Prosecutor and Watergate legislation n.d.
"Stenographic Minutes, Executive session" 1974 13 folders
"Stenographic Minutes, Committee Business" 1974 2 folders
"Access to Documents, Tapes and Grand Jury Testimony" 1974
Enforcement of Congressional Subpoenas 1974 2 folders
"Executive Privilege, Owen J. Roberts Lecture" 1974
Memo on the Right of the Committee 1974 2 folders
Official Subpoena Power, draft and final 1974
Right of the House to all Presidential Documents 1974
Testimonies of Witnesses in Hearings 1974
Charles Colson 1974
Henry Peterson 1974
Testimonies of Witnesses in Hearings 1974
Descriptions of Recorded Presidential Conversations n.d.
Sept. 15th White House Conversation n.d.
June 1972 Executive Office Tape 1974
Report by Home Services, Inc. n.d.
Tapes: A Technical Monograph for the Layman 1973
Transcripts 1971-73 2 folders
Transcripts 1971-73 2 folders
Submission of Recorded Presidential Conversations 1974 7 folders
Submission of Recorded Presidential Conversations 1974 3 folders
Analysis of Presidential Transcripts 1974
Comparison of transcript passages 1974
Published Transcripts of 8 Recorded Conversations 1974
Comparison of White House and Judiciary Transcripts 1974
Wiretapping and electronic surveillance 1974
Brief on behalf of the President 1974 2 folders
Published Impeachment hearings 1974
Investigation of IRS use for Political Purposes 1974
Watergate: Chronology of a Crisis 1974
Published Watergate Hearings Book 1 1974
Published Watergate Hearings Book 2 1974
Published Watergate Hearings Book 3 1974
Published Watergate Hearings Book 4 1974
Published Watergate Hearings Book 5 1974
Published Watergate Hearings Book 6 1974 2 folders
Examination of Nixon's Tax Returns 1969-1972 1974
Impeachment inquiry publications list 1974
Impeachment Inquiry Statements of Information, 1974, 17 boxes.
Statements of Information 1-2 n.d.
Statement of Information 3 n.d.
Statement of Information 4-5 n.d.
Statement of Information 6-7 n.d.
Statement of Information 8-9 n.d.
Statements of Information re: Milk Industry n.d.
Events Prior to Watergate Break-In n.d.
Events Following the Watergate Break-In n.d. 3 folders
Anti-trust case glossary n.d.
Milk Price Supports n.d.
Domestic Surveillance Activities n.d. 2 folders
White House Use of the IRS n.d.
Events Prior to Watergate Break-In Book I Vol. 1 12/2/71 to 6/17/72 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book II, Vol. 1" 6/17/72 to 2/9/73 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book II, Vol. 2" 6/17/72 to 2/9/73 4 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book II, Vol. 3" 6/17/72 to 2/9/73 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book III, Vol. 1" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book III, Vol. 2" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book III, Vol. 3" n.d. 2 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book III, Vol. 4" n.d. 2 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book III, Vol. 5" n.d. 2 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In, Book IV, Vol. 1" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In, Book IV, Vol. 3" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In, Book IV, Vol. 4" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In, Book IV, Vol. 5" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In, Book IV, Vol. 6" n.d. 2 folders
"ITT Anti-trust Case Book V, Vol. 1" n.d. 3 folders
"ITT Anti-trust Case Book V, Vol. 2" n.d. 3 folders
"ITT Anti-trust Case Book V, Vol. 3" n.d. 3 folders
"Milk Producers Campaign Contributions and Price Supports Book VI,Vol. 1" n.d. 3 folders
"Milk Producers Campaign Contributions and Price Supports Book VI, Vol. 2" n.d. 3 folders
"Milk Producers Campaign Contributions and Price Supports Book VI, Vol. 3" n.d. 3 folders
""Milk Producers Campaign Contributions and Price Supports Book VI, Vol. 4" n.d. 2 folders
"Domestic Surveillance Activities Book VII, Vol. 1" n.d. 3 folders
"Domestic Surveillance Activities Book VII, Vol. 2" n.d. 3 folders
"Domestic Surveillance Activities Book VII, Vol. 3" n.d. 3 folders
"Domestic Surveillance Activities Book VII, Vol. 4" n.d. 3 folders
"Domestic Surveillance Activities Book VII, Vol. 5" n.d. 3 folders
"Domestic Surveillance Activities Book VII, Vol. 6" n.d. 3 folders
"Domestic Surveillance Activities Book VII, Vol. 7" n.d. 3 folders
"Domestic Surveillance Activities Book VII, Vol. 8" n.d. 2 folders
"White House Use of the external Revenue Service Book VIII, Vol. 1" n.d. 3 folders
"White House Use of the external Revenue Service Book VIII, Vol. 2" n.d. 2 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book IX, Vol. 1" n.d. 3 folders
Additional Material n.d.
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book IX, Vol. 2" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book IX, Vol. 2" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book IX, Vol. 3" n.d. 3 folders
"Events Following Watergate Break-In Book IX, Vol. 4" n.d. 2 folders
Tax Deduction for Gift of Papers Book X n.d. 3 folders
Statement of Information re: Cambodia Bombing Book XI n.d. 2 folders
Statement of Information re: Cambodia Bombing Book XI n.d. 2 folders
Cambodia Bombing Reports n.d.
Analysis re: Cambodia Bombing n.d.
Gov't Expenditures at Nixon's Private Estates Book XII n.d.
Report on Impoundment of Funds Book XII n.d.
Events Following Watergate Break-In Book I n.d. 3 folders
ITT Litigation Book II n.d. 2 folders
Political Contributions by Milk Producers Book III n.d. 2 folders
White House Surveillance Activities Book IV n.d. 2 folders
Summary of Information n.d. 4 folders
Summary of Information July 19, 1974 n.d.
Index to Investigative Files n.d.
Index to Investigative Files n.d. 3 folders
Assessment of Minority Members' Statements n.d. 2 folders
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book I 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book II 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book III 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book IV 1974 2 folders
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book IV 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book V 1974 2 folders
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book VI 1974 2 folders
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book VII 1974 2 folders
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book VII 1974 3 folders
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book VIII 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book IX 1974 2 folders
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book X 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book I 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book II 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book III 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book IV 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book XI 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Book XII 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Appendix 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Appendix I 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Appendix II 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Appendix III 1974
Published Hearings of Sufficient Grounds for Nixon Impeachment Appendix IV 1974


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