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Page 1Memorandum from Linus Pauling to George Beadle. July 18, 1955.
Pauling writes that he has prepared his nomination of Dr. Harvey A. Itano for the
Theobald Smith Award for 1955. He wonders if Beadle would be willing to prepare a
letter supporting the nomination, suggesting thta Beadle might include a statement
of the high opinion in which Dr. Itano is held personally by members of the Division
of Biology. Pauling requests seven signed copies of the letter and encloses a draft
of the nomination that he has prepared, two copies of the memo and multiple copies
of nomination drafts. Transcript.
Date: July 18, 1955
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