Letter from Linus Pauling to G. A. Nugent. November 1, 1960

Pauling writes to briefly but passionately defend himself against Nugent's assertion that he is a Communist. Nugent responds on the same document, suggesting that Pauling's actions act in support of Communist causes and reiterating that Pauling "should be forever ashamed of [him]self."  View Transcript

Letter from Linus Pauling to G. A. Nugent. Page 1. November 1, 1960
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Associated: Thomas J. Dodd, Internal Security Subcommittee (United States Senate)

ID: corr288.4-lp-nugent-19601101

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