Ava Helen Pauling greeting a deer. Picture. 1955
Ava Helen Pauling greeting a deer. 1955. Picture  Larger Images / More Information.

Travel: India

Activity Listings

  • Letter from Edwin S. Spencer to LP RE: Spencer and his wife, in their search for a satisfying philosophy of life, have become confused by the divergence of philosophical opinions held by people they know. Requests that LP reply to them, stating his basic beliefs. Anything he sent would be solely for their own use; they would not attempt to publish it. [Letter from LP to Spencer December 5, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (S: Correspondence, 1953-1956), #379.3]
  • Letter from Professor Samir K. Thabet, Acting Chairman, Chemistry Dept., American University of Beirut, Lebanon, RE: Congratulates LP on receiving the Nobel Prize. Invites LP to spend a few days in Lebanon with all expenses paid by the Chemistry Department. Describes the American University of Beirut's philosophy and programs. Currently hosting Visiting Professor A.L. Henne from Ohio State University. [Letter from LP to Thabet July 26, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (T: Correspondence, 1936-1955), #410.20]
  • Postcard from Leo A. Shinn, Office of Naval Research, to LP RE: Informs that the number of LP's project, "Structure of Proteins and Polypeptides," contract Nonr-220(05), has been changed from NR 124-110 to NR120-110. [Filed under LP Science: (Office of Naval Research: Correspondence, Memoranda, Notes and Assorted Materials re: "The Structure and Properties of Proteins and Synthetic Polypeptides," Contract Nonr 220(05) (Chemistry 32), 1951-1963), Box #14.032, Folder #32.2]