Pres. Nixon signs historic agreement pledging the U.S. and Russia to freeze nuclear offensive weapons at their current levels

Pres. Nixon signs historic agreement pledging the U.S. and Russia to freeze nuclear offensive weapons at their current levels

Pres. Nixon seems pleased with himself after signing an historic agreement pledging the U.S. and Russia to freeze nuclear offensive weapons at their current levels. Watching the president in the Treaty Room of the White House on September 30, 1972, are, LTR: Rep. Clement J. Zablocki (D-Wisc.); Secy. of State William Rogers; Sen. J. W. Fulbright (D-Ark.); Rep. William S. Maillard (R-Calif.); Sen. John Stennis (D-Miss.); and Sen. John Pastore (D-R.I.). (UPI {Photo/Frank Cancellare/Files)