Letter from Ava Helen Pauling to Peter, Linda and Crellin Pauling. Page 1. July 10, 1941
Letter from Ava Helen Pauling to Peter, Linda and Crellin Pauling. July 10, 1941. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 2 pp.  View Transcript

Travel: Chicago

Activity Listings

  • Letter from Professor E. Bright Wilson, Jr., Department of Chemistry, Harvard University to LP RE: Asks if there are any openings in LP's lab for Dr. Donna Price, a research worker, tells about the project she was working on, gives her educational background and recommends her highly. [Letter from LP to Wilson, Jr. July 28, 1941] [Filed under LP Correspondence: 438.5]
  • Letter from Thomas K. Sherwood, National Defense Research Committee, to LP. RE: Will ask the Services to pay LP for the construction of additional oxygen instruments and will not ask for an appropriation to cover delivery costs. Will ask for an appropriation of $4250 to further develop the instruments. Is interested in LP's suggestions regarding particle size measurements. [Letter from LP to Sherwood August 1, 1941] [Filed under LP Science: Scientific War Work - Materials re: the Pauling Oxygen Meter, 1940-1947: Box #13.001 Folder #1.1]
  • Note: (under total protein) “Alas!” (under that) “Rodebushes had supper with us. Party at the Mueliburns(?) !! Gay life” [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #3.1, file:(Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis kept by Ava Helen Pauling, 1941-1942.)]
  • Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis. Breakfast: 1 c grapefruit juice, 2 sl toast, 1 sq butter, 4 T cream, 2 T jelly, 2 c coffee / Lunch: 1 c potato, 1 egg, ½ c milk, 2 oranges, coca-cola / Dinner: 1 ½ c potato, ½ c peas, 1 c raspberries, 1/4 c cream, tomato, 4 cookies, 2 c grape juice