The Pauling family at the beach. Picture. 1940
The Pauling family at the beach. 1940. Picture  Larger Images / More Information.

Activity Listings

  • Copy of a letter from Dr. Myron Prinzmetal to the Board of Directors, Cedars of Lebanon Hospital, RE: Discusses the initial advice of Dr. Prinzmetal for the formation of research in the Los Angeles area and the rise of the Cedars of Lebanon as an important research hospital. Note in top margin discusses importance of letter. Enclosed is a listing of some of the subjects on which Prinzmetal has published papers. [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #309.10, file:(Prinzmetal, Myron)]
  • Letter from Benjamin M. Siegel, Research Laboratory of Physical Chemistry, MIT, to LP RE:
  • Letter from Lyndon F. Small, Journal of Organic Chemistry, National Institute of Health, to LP RE: Encloses “Relative Electronegativity,” by Degering, and asks LP to rate the manuscript on suitability for publishing in the Journal of Organic Chemistry. Lists a number of items to be considered in evaluation. Is a form letter with many hand written notes in the right margin regarding specifics of this article. [Letter from LP to Dr. Lyndon F. Small July 3, 1940] [Filed under LP Correspondence: #377.10]
  • Letter from S. J. Daly, Advertising Manager, Krebs Pigment and Color Corporation, to LP RE: Sends another warning label to place on their display at Caltech to prevent the misuse of simulated chemicals in the display. [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #200.5, file:(K: Correspondence, 1940)]
  • Letter from T. D. Stewart to LP RE: Provides LP with details for his initiation into Alpha Chi Sigma on June 23. The Committee will be covering the traveling expenses for both he and AHP. [Filed under: LP Speeches, 1940s.4]
  • Regrets that there are no openings for the next year and that he will be unable to work under LP, and asks if it is possible to work at Caltech as a guest. Mentions his current work at MIT and states he would like to work on a theoretical problem. [Letter from LP to Mr. Benjamin M. Siegel May 28, 1940] [Filed under LP Correspondence: #377.10]