Enquiry Sent!

Thanks for getting in touch. We’ll get back to you very soon.

Go Back to Homepage

Nixon White House w/ Ellington, Ehrlichmanj, Patricia’s wedding

Reel Number: 221556-08

Color: Colour

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1971

Country: USA

Location: DC,Washington

TC Begins: 05:08:06

TC Ends: 05:10:27

Duration: 00:02:21

Nixon White House w/ Ellington, Ehrlichmanj, Patricia’s wedding President Nixon at desk. With Ellington in White House & playing Happy Birthday while everyone sings (song is copyright). 05:09:36 Ehrlichman talking to Nixon in Oval Office (SOF) “We don’t have any assurance that if we put Federal money into that reform that property taxes are going to go down in those localities.” 05:09:43 CU Nixon “Then we won’t accept them; what’s the matter w/ these clowns? The whole purpose of this is to get property taxes down, not to increase the budgets for local officials to raise property taxes. And unless you put the heat on these local officials, they’ll just take the money & pour it into all their pet projects...and its not the way its going to be.” 05:10:09 12Jun71 Nixon walking Patricia in wedding dress to canopy for marriage ceremony. Abrupt ending. Economics; State Property Tax Relief; 1970s; Presidential Activities; Advisors; Note: Please credit: The Nixon Project, National Archives And Records Administration

Show more