Letter from Linus Pauling to Leonard Rack. Page 1. March 30, 1955
Letter from Linus Pauling to Leonard Rack. March 30, 1955. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

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  • Letter from Dr. Martin Karplus, Mathematical Institute, Oxford, England, to LP RE: Thanks LP for mentioning his name at the University of Illinois; their chemistry department has offered Karplus an instructorship for the next year and has accepted the position. Will spend the time working on Introduction to Quantum Mechanics. Will arrive in New York at the end of July. Will spend about two weeks with Professor Wilson at Harvard before coming out to Pasadena and could spend a month working with LP on major changes to the book. [Letter from Wulf to Karplus January 25, 1955, Letter from LP to Karplus April 5, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (K: Individual Correspondence. (Kamb - Kendrew)), #197.6]
  • Letter from Dr. Waldo E. Cohn, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, to LP RE: Wonders if his letter to LP was received in India, as he never received a response. Briefly describes the contents of the letter: the difficulty in obtaining permission from the administrators to invite LP to a conference on Enzymes and Protein Structure. Invites LP to be the keynote speaker. [Letter from LP to Cohn March 31, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (C: Correspondence, 1921-1957), #74.23]
  • Letter from Henry Allen Moe, John Simon Guggenheim Foundation to LP RE: Informs and thanks LP for his letter and judgments of group Chemistry and Biochemistry. [Letter from LP to Moe March 24, 1955] [Filed under LP Science: (John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1953-1975), Box #14.015, Folder #15.3]
  • Letter from Rasgelie Hofmeister to LP RE: Thanks LP for his thoughtful words: "The H-Bomb has done away with major wars forever." Thinks LP should receive another Nobel Prize. Encloses quotation by Eisenhower regarding war. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1950-1955), #166.6]
  • Letter from Unknown to LP RE: Congratulates LP on standing up against nuclear bomb testing. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (U: Correspondence, 1936-1970), #421.14]
  • Newspaper Clipping: "Scientist Scores School Loyalty Case 'Penalties'," Pasadena (California) Star-News, March 27, 1955. [Filed under LP Biographical: (LP Scrapbooks, 1951-1955), Box #6.006, Folder #6.147]