Letter from Linus Pauling to Benjamin D. Gordon. Page 1. June 19, 1953
Letter from Linus Pauling to Benjamin D. Gordon. June 19, 1953. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Activity Listings

  • AHP writes cheque to: Susie Perry [Boormans Market] amount: $35.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #1]
  • LP writes cheque to: Peter J. Pauling amount: $125.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #1]
  • Letter from Dorothy Snavely, Unitarian Service Committee, to LP RE: notifies that a check covering his airfare to Europe will arrive in a week. Also asks that on his return, LP give a first hand account of his trip to the committee members in New York. [Reply from LP to Snavely June 18, 1953]. [Filed under LP Peace: Box 4.001, Folder 1.3]
  • Letter from Henry Allen Moe, Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, to LP RE: Thanks for the opinion of Dr. Edsall. [In reply to letter from LP to Moe June 13, 1953]. [Filed under LP Science: Box 14.015, Folder 15.1].
  • Letter from LP to Bowen Dees, National Science Foundation, RE: attached are reports for the two Fellows requested. [In response to May 20, 1953 letter from Dees to LP]. [Filed under LP Science: 14.029, Folder 29.2]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Hans Kuhn, Universitat Marburg, RE: If his schedule permits, LP would be willing to give a lecture on protein structure at the University on his upcoming trip to Germany. Also talks about Kuhn's recent work on hybrid bond orbitals. [Filed under LP Peace: Box 4.001, Folder 1.3]
  • Letter from LP to Stanley Schaefer, W.H. Freeman and Company, RE: LP approves of the suggested cover for the second edition of General Chemistry. He comments that he likes the illustration of a tetrahedron on the cover. [Filed under LP Books: Box 1953b, Folder 1953b.1].
  • Letter from Mr. Raymond E. Kirk, Dean of the Graduate School, Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, to LP RE: thanks LP for commenting on a student from Caltech who is applying to graduate school at the Institute. [Letter from LP to Mr. Kirk June 10, 1953] [Filed under K: Correspondence 1953, Box #200, Folder #18]
  • Letter from Prof. F. J. Toole to LP RE: Writes that Wiesner and his students are making only slow progress on the synthesis of their alkaloid crystal. Mentions LP's General Chemistry book. Invites LP to visit in September. [Note in blue ink at bottom of the letter: "All our outgoing PhDs have post-doctoral scholarships except Valuta"] [Letter from LP to Prof. F. J. Toole June 2, 1953, letter from LP to Prof. Toole June 23, 1953] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #407, Folder #8].
  • Page from Chemical and Engineering News with a letter to the editor regarding the Astin case. [Filed under LP Science: Box 14.023, Folder 23.3]
  • Telegram from A W Doll, Acting Dean of Pratt Institute, Brooklyn to LP RE: requests an evaluation of Dr. John O'Gorman from LP as they are considering him for the head of their chemistry dept. [telegram of response from LP to Mr. A W. Doll June 17, 1953, related note from Dr. O'Gorman to LP February 8, 1953] [Filed under O: Correspondence 1953, Box #300, Folder #15]