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    [Richard Nixon] Piece of Carpet from the Democratic National Committee Offices of the Watergate Complex. One inch square. Along with a copy of the Affidavit of Authenticity. The scandals known as Watergate include the criminal acts of break-ins and bugging at Democratic National Headquarters in Washington on the evening of June 16 and early morning of June 17, 1972, the subsequent cover-up, various acts of sabotage against the Democrats in the 1972 presidential campaign, secret payments of hush money to the Watergate burglars, the burglary of the office of Daniel Ellsberg's psychiatrist, Richard Nixon's federal tax return claims and perjury in connection with the investigation into a possible connection between the settlement of antitrust suits against the International Telephone & Telegraph Co. and its pledges for money for the Republican National Convention.

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    December, 2011
    8th-9th Thursday-Friday
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