Letter from Linus Pauling to Ava Helen Pauling. Page 1. January 30, 1946
Letter from Linus Pauling to Ava Helen Pauling. January 30, 1946. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Activity Listings

  • Entry in Calendar: “Paddy leaves for Boston & New York” [Filed under LP's Daily Calendar of Events, 1946, 1958-1966, 1968-1970, 1973-1979: Box #5.012, Folder 12.1]
  • Letter from George G. Wright to Dr. George W. Beadle, Department of Biology at Stanford University. Gives him the details of the demonstration of Beadle's method that he did during his recent visit to Washington. Explains that the method would be best for use in a laboratory-to-field system and says that the people in Washington want to experiment further with the method. Asks if he would be able to prepare a supply of the talc-spore mixture for their use. Notes that he discussed the list of materials that he had left over with the men there, and they confirmed LP's opinion that nothing on the list should be questioned as to its disposition. Attached is a receipt of classified material from Wright to Beadle for the letter. [Handwritten note from Beadle to Wright, January 12, 1946] LP Safe: Drawer 3, Folder 3.016
  • Letter from LP to Dr. E. C. Rosenow, Longview Hospital, to LP, cc: Dr. D. Campbell, Dr. F. Johnson, RE: States he has read the “Studies on the Nature of Antibodies...” manuscript, but has not prepared his suggestions yet. Says he is honored but can't accept co-authorship. Suggests he contact Dr. Johnson about the manuscript. [Note from Dan to LP January 1946] [Filed under LP Correspondence: #340.11]
  • Letter from LP to Prof. Frank H. Johnson, Department of Biology, Princeton University; cc: Prof. Dan Campbell, Cal Tech, RE: Reports that he and Dr. Campbell are satisfied with the manuscripts aside from a few minor changes. Agrees that Johnson and Campbell submit a Note to the JACS and the manuscript to the Journal of Biological Chemistry. States that they should appear as publications of the Gates and Crellin Labs, but without LP as coauthor. [Letter from Johnson to LP January 11, 1946] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #192.12, file:(J: Correspondence, 1944)]
  • Letter from S. S. Prentiss, Technical Aide, Division 11, National Defense Research Committee, to LP. RE: Trusts that OSRD has taken care of all requirements in the publication of his article. Would like to include a picture of the Model P meter, and is requesting that one be sent. Is leaving OSRD to take a position with the Phillips Petroleum Company. [Filed under LP Science: Scientific War Work - Materials re: the Pauling Oxygen Meter, 1940-1947: Box #13.001 Folder #1.2]
  • Memorandum from Dr. R. G. Dickinson, CIT, to Cleveland Norcross, OSRD. RE: Lists the classified reports which he should have received. [Filed under LP Science: Assorted LP War Work, 1940-1946: Box #13.006 Folder #6.1]
  • Writes cheque to "Henry Eyring," $1.00. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Finance, Box 4.018, Folder 18.1]
  • Writes cheque to "Mrs. Arletta Townsend," $32.54. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Finance, Box 4.018, Folder 18.1]
  • Writes cheque to "Santa Fe RR," $302.16. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Finance, Box 4.018, Folder 18.1]