Letter from Linus Pauling to Eva S. Orlans. Page 1. May 23, 1955
Letter from Linus Pauling to Eva S. Orlans. May 23, 1955. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Travel: Los Angeles, CA

Activity Listings

  • Letter from C. Judson King, Managing Editor, The Yale Scientific Magazine, to LP RE: Yale Scientific Magazine plans to run a series of articles next year by Yale's outstanding graduates in the various fields of science. Wonders if LP would be willing to contribute. The article could be on anything connected with LP's work and would have to be submitted before November 1955. Encloses an introductory letter describing the sort of article desired. Under separate cover, sends copies of several recent issues of Yale Scientific Magazine. [Letter from LP to King August 2, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Y: Correspondence, 1938-1977), #462.11]
  • Letter from Henry Allen Moe, John Simon Guggenheim Foundation to LP RE: Glad that LP will remain on the Advisory Board and assumes that he has already sent the Biochemistry Digest of the Latin American applications. Thanks LP for the copy of his Harvey Lecture. Informs that Oxford College-Brasenose has elected him to an Honorary Fellowship. [Letters from LP to Moe May 11, 1955, May 27, 1955] [Filed under LP Science: (John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1953-1975), Box #14.015, Folder #15.3]
  • Letter from Jacques Denis to LP RE: Invites LP to be a guest of honor at the World Festival of Youth and Students for Peace and Friendship in Warsaw, Poland, July 31- August 14. Requests to hear from LP as soon as possible and to be informed of LP's date of departure for Warsaw. [Letter from LP to Denis July 29, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (W: Correspondence, 1953-1959), #444.3]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Clarence E. Rupe, Secretary, International Symposium on Enzymes, RE: Looking forward to speaking at the International Symposium on Enzymes on November 1. Says the National Academy of Sciences meeting begins on November 2. Since it will be held in Pasadena, it will be necessary for LP to attend the meeting. Wonders if the Symposium might be moved forward a few days so that they do not run into conflicts with others who are attending the NAS meeting. [Letter from Rupe to Chairman May 6, 1955, Letter from Rupe to LP May 31, 1955] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1955s.25]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. F.T. Stein, Germany, RE: Received the invitation to the Second Meeting of Nobel Laureates in Chemistry at Lindau. Regrets that he has already made plans for the next several months, and so will not be able to travel to Lindau in July 1955. Hopes that he will be able to attend a future meeting of Nobel Prize winners. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (S: Correspondence, 1953-1956), #379.3]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. S. K. Mukherjee, Honorary Secretary, Indian Chemical Society, to LP RE: Informs that he is honored to be elected an Honorary Fellow of the Indian Chemical Society. [Filed under LP Awards: 1955h.2]
  • Letter from LP to John Thomas Cleary to LP RE: Thanks Cleary for his letter and the clipping describing his ideas on cell-gland relationships. Sends the clipping back, as requested. [Letter from Cleary to LP May 8, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (C: Correspondence, 1921-1957), #74.23]
  • Letter from LP to Louis Harris, RE: Received Harris' letter. Several people have spoken to LP regarding their satisfaction in the hopeful, rather than despairing, tone of his speech at Dr. Einstein's memorial meeting. Thanks Harris for his comment on LP's receipt of the Nobel Prize. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1950-1955), #166.6]
  • Letter from LP to Ramon Terminel Salido, RE: Thanks Salido for his letter and for the clipping from El Norte. Pleased to be reminded of Salido's period at Caltech. LP and AHP remember their 1949 visit to Mexico in with great pleasure and hope to be able to return one day. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (S: Correspondence, 1953-1956), #379.3]
  • Letter from Professor Robert B. Corey, Gates and Crellin Laboratories, Caltech, to Dr. Gerald Laxer, Director of Science and Technology, The Wool Bureau, Inc., RE: Has received Laxer's letter stating that he and Dr. E.G. Carter's plans have changed and they will now be in Los Angeles on August 4. Corey will be away from Pasadena on that date, but LP may be able to talk with Laxer and Carter. Suggests that Laxer contact Dr. W.A. Schroeder or Dr. R.E. Marsh if LP is unavailable. [Letter from Corey to Laxer April 4, 1955, Letter from Gerald Laxer to LP May 31, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (L: Correspondence, 1955-1960), #231.1]
  • Memo from C. Newton to LP RE: The attached was sent in by Lucie Sewell Marshall, who now lives in Indianapolis. LP may keep or destroy; she sent in two copies. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (N: Correspondence), #287.22]
  • Speech: 18th Annual Museum Association Meeting, Los Angeles County Museum. [Filed under LP Speeches: 1955s.12]
  • Typescript: "Materials Loaned to Museum Association by LP to be Exhibited in Los Angeles County Museum on Occasion of the Annual Meeting of the Museum Association." [Filed under LP Speeches: 1955s.12]