Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Biennial Meeting, U.S. Section, Santa Cruz, California, Citation.

June 30, 1979

Framed certificate with decorative border. The certificate contains an acrostic poem which spells out AVA HELEN LINUS PAULING WILPF. June 30, 1979. Poem reads: "To Ava Helen and Linus Pauling, Citizens of the World. Audaciously and ardently commited to / Victory for equality, justice and peace for / All. / Her charm and / Exemplary ways, her / Loving, lifelong leadership has / Engaged family, friends, and / Neighbors in new ways AND / Long has he labored as an / Invincible innovator, who, / Now with two Nobel Prizes, continues his work to / Unite science to peace for present and all / Succeeding generations. / Pause with us a moment to count the cost / And accept the hands we raise / Uniting all our hearts in praise of your / Loving lives and work, true emissaries / In all you do to lift and free a world / Now and for generations full of strife. / Go loved and well with our priases for your glorious, meaningful lives. [Biennial Meeting, U. S. Section, Santa Cruz, California] We, who cherish our association with you and are / Inspired by you, want to express our / Love and admiration for your humanitarian work for / Peace in this world with equality and / Freedom for all."

Presented by the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in commendation of Ava Helen and Linus Pauling..

Subject: Certificates
Names: Women's International League for Peace and Freedom; Ava Helen Pauling
ID: 1979h.6

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