Letter from Linus Pauling to Hubert Humphrey. Page 1. June 25, 1951
Letter from Linus Pauling to Hubert Humphrey. June 25, 1951. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Activity Listings

  • Check from AHP to Sue Perry for $60.00. [Filed under LP Biographical: (Business and Financial: Bank Statements and Canceled Checks, September 1950-December 1952), Box #4.021, Folder #21.2]
  • Letter from Gustaf Stromberg to LP, RE: Explains that last summer he submitted to Franklin Thomas a description of a new method for the distillation of salt water which would produce fresh water at a low price. Says that Peter Kyropoulos was impressed by the fact that the process came near to being reversible. Explains the process to LP. Says that he would like to have the advice and cooperation of the Chemistry Department in connection to CIT’s Department of Engineering’s study of the effect of hydrophobic coating on the heat transmissivity of thin copper plates. Explains his suggestions and work regarding the Department of Engineering’s study. Encloses a note to John G. Waugh of the Naval Ordnance Test Station. Says that it is possible that the U.S. Navy can be induced to pay for the research work. Says that he would like the opportunity to speak with LP about this in the near future. [Filed under LP Biographical: Academia: (CIT: Materials re: Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 1946-1964.), Box #1.021, Folder #21.3]
  • Letter from James Winston to LP RE: Writes regarding the financial plight of the Federation of American Scientists with the explanation that the cost of maintaining offices of the F.A.S. will be $300 a month, and then includes a persuasive questionnaire of leading questions . (There is an indecipherable pencil note in the lower right-hand corner) [Letter from LP to Winston, July 6, 1951] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (W: Correspondence, 1951), #443.19]
  • Letter from LP to Henry Allen Moe, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation RE: Apologizes for not being able to respond to his questions about applications. Explains he has sent a telegram and will hold onto the application information in case Moe wants more in depth information from him. Describes his recent trips to Hawaii and Stillwater. Invites him to come and visit them. [Telegram from LP to Moe June 25, 1951] [Filed under LP Science: (John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1946-1952), Box #14.014, Folder #14.6]
  • Letter from LP to Joseph Capsin RE: Thanks him for the letters and the fine box of candy. States that AHP and he enjoyed getting reacquainted with Mrs. Capsin and him during their visit to Honolulu. [Notes from Capsin to LP, May 30, 1951, June 16, 1951, and July 7, 1951] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Capsin, Joseph), #57.9]
  • Letter from LP to Lucille Pauling, RE: Thanks her for her letter about William D. Miller. Discusses the trip that he and AHP made to Hawaii last month. Talks about the car accident that Peter got into. Asks if she knew that Tommy and Pauline had gotten divorced. Asks if her and Jenks and Don could come visit sometime. [Filed under LP Biographical: (Family Correspondence: Frances Lucille Pauling [Jenkins], 1922-1992.), Box #5.053, Folder #53.6]
  • Letter from LP to W. A. Noyes, Editor, Journal of the American Chemical Society, to LP RE: Returns the manuscript by Morton and Cluff. States that he has not been following work on mechanisms of reactions recently so he does not feel he knows enough about the subject to evaluate the paper. Suggests that he send it to Saul Winstein at UCLA for comments. [Letter from Noyes to LP, June 12, 1951] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Journal of the American Chemical Society), #191.1]
  • Letter from William H. Freeman, W. H. Freeman & Co., to LP RE: Discusses current sales and stock of College Chemistry and General Chemistry. Requests that LP send corrections for either of the two texts to Mrs. Johnson. Inquires about work on the “I F B S.” [Letter from LP to Johnson August 18, 1951] [Filed under LP Books: 1947b6.2]
  • Memo from James Bonner, Caltech, to LP RE: Asks for suggestions about a protein chemist to recommend to Dr. Frolich. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Bonner, James), #28.13]
  • Southern Commercial and Savings Bank Advice of Various Charges for AHP for $1.50. [Filed under LP Biographical: (Business and Financial: Bank Statements and Canceled Checks, September 1950-December 1952), Box #4.021, Folder #21.2]