Letter from Linus Pauling to N.F. Mott Page 1. November 22, 1955
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  • Letter from Dr. Edward L. Haenisch, Committee on Institutes and Conferences, A.C.S., Wabash College to LP RE: The National Science Foundation has granted $20,000 to the Committee on Institutes and Conferences of the Division of Chemical Education of the American Chemical Society. It will be used to conduct a program of Visiting Scientists in chemistry. Invites LP to participate; gives details regarding the expectations and compensation. [Letter from LP to Haenisch December 5, 1955] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1950-1955), #166.6]
  • Letter from Dr. Harlow Shapley, Harvard College Observatory, to LP RE: Only remembers that in addition to LP, there were other leading American scientists in the sponsorship of the Science Committee. LP could obtain full information regarding the organization from Dr. Duncan MacInnes of the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research. Shapley will send a copy of this letter, along with a copy of LP's letter, to MacInnes. Security firings and hearings still continue. Spent half a day defending a leading "atomic scientist" before the industrial board. The scientist seeks clearance to continue to his work. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Shapley, Harlow, 1946-1958), #362.1]
  • Letter from Professor H.E. Carter, William Albert Noyes Laboratory, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Dept., University of Illinois, to LP RE: Pleased that LP will be spending a few weeks at Illinois in the spring. [Letter from LP to Carter January 3, 1956] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1956s.11]
  • Letter from Richard Wistar, Jr., President, Channing Club, Pomona College, to LP RE: Appreciated LP's talk before the Channing Club last week. Believes that he cracked one or two of LP's slides. Offers to replace them. [Letters from LP to Wistar August 2, 1955, December 5, 1955] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1955s.26]
  • Research Notebook of LP RE: Approximate quantum mechanics. Ideas for an experiment Forrest carter is trying to develop pp. 15-16. [Filed under LP Research Notebooks: 20R]
  • Research Notebook of LP RE: Thoughts regarding his notes from August 3, 1955, about heats of formation. pp. 13. [Filed under LP Research Notebooks: 20R]