"Comment by Linus Pauling on the Book 'Science in the Cause of Man' by Gerard Piel." Page 1. September 3, 1961
"Comment by Linus Pauling on the Book 'Science in the Cause of Man' by Gerard Piel." September 3, 1961. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Travel: Stowe, VT

Activity Listings

  • Invitation: “Meeting of the Pasadena Branch of the Women’s International League For Peace and Freedom” to be held on Sept. 8, and “Second Annual Pancake Breakfast” to be held on Sept. 23.  [Filed under AHP materials re: Women and Peace: (Correspondence: Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 1959-1981), Box#4.001, Folder#1.1]
  • Itinerary: Pugwash Conference on International Cooperation in Science, Woods Hole [handwritten] [Filed under LP Travel, Box #1.003, Folder #3.1] 
  • Letter from Edmund C. Berkeley to Mayor Donald L. Gibbs of Newton Mass., RE: Berkeley believes that Mayor Gibbs’ view of the shelters is logical and important, but the probability of them saving even a small fraction of the population is small.  [Letter from Edmund C. Berkeley to Mayor Gibbs, August 24, 1961] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1958-1961), #39.4]
  • Letter from Joan R. Harris, Secretary to LP, to Martin A Shearn, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals. RE: Acknowledges his letter to LP. Informs him that LP is in Europe. Suggests that he reserve a twin-bed room for LP and AHP. Will inform him of the flight plans once they are made. [Filed under LP Speeches: (Speeches by LP, 1961) Box # 1961s3 Folder #1961s3.6] 
  • Letter from K. Ganapathi, Haffkine Institute, to LP, RE: Requests a reprint of LP’s paper “A Molecular Theory of General Anesthesia”, which appeared in Science. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (G: Correspondence, 1957-1961), #141.5]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Robert O. Becker, Veterans Administration Hospital, RE: Cannot at this time make a significant comment on the production of general anesthesia by direct electrical currents of low intensity. [Letter from Dr. Robert O. Becker to LP, August 17, 1961] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1958-1961), #39.4] 
  • Letter from LP to Fausto Fumi, Argonne National Laboratory. RE: Has not had the time to study the two papers that he sent. Is now leaving to Europe. [Letter from Fumi August 9, 1961] [Filed under LP Correspondence (F: Correspondence, 1961): Box #129 Folder #129.5] 
  • Letter from LP to Herr Schultze RE: Believes the article Schultze wrote is a good one and cannot send a changed figure because he is going on a European trip. Handwritten “Anesthesia”. [Letter from Schultze to LP August 21, 1961] [Filed under LP Science: (Materials re: Anesthesia Research, 1959-1983), Box #12.001, Folder #1.3] 
  • Letter from LP, dictated and signed in his absence, to Dr. Louis A. Wienckowski, Assistant Chief of Research Grants and Fellowships Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, RE: LP thanks Wienckowski for the notification of the grant award M-5232 for research on the biochemical and molecular basis of mental disease. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (N: Correspondence, 1957-1964), #288.5] 
  • Letter from Rev. Della Larson to LP RE: Tells LP that the convention that was planned for November was moved to January 27 and 28. Invites him to speak at the convention. [Letter from LP to Larson September 25, 1961] [Filed under LP Correspondence, L: Correspondence 1961-1963 Box 232, Folder 232.2] 
  • Letter from Stan Clark, San Jose City College, to LP. RE: Asks him to rush 12 glossy prints and 12 mats. Will pay for the photos. Asks for reprints of ‘Why We Must Have Peace’. [Letter from LP September 25, 1961] [Filed under LP Speeches: (Speeches by LP, 1961) Box # 1961s3 Folder #1961s3.6] 
  • Letter from Thomas J. Dodd, United States Senate, to A.L. Wirin RE: States that the appearance of his client LP, has been postponed form September 15th to October 11th. [Letter from Wirin to Dodd June 30, 1960] [Filed under LP Biographical: (Correspondence re: Senate Internal Security Subcommittee, 1960-1981), Box #2.017, Folder #17.1]
  • Magazine Article: “The Nation,” RE: Cold War relations and Nuclear missile testing in the United States. TIME. Attached to the article is a handwritten note by LP, RE: Important parts of the letter LP wrote to TIME were left out of their article. The article, as well as everything else in TIME, must be read with skepticism. The editors of TIME must be either grossly incompetent or deliberate liars, deceiving the American people. In either case, they are not living up to their obligation to tell the truth, to provide the facts. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (T: Organizational Correspondence. (Ta-Ty)), #409.4]
  • Memorandum from N.H. Brooks to Committee on Sponsored Research RE: Encloses a proposal for studies of “Energy Dissipator for Sewage Flowing into an Ocean Outfall.” Mentions that the project would be a very valuable and needed public service for the city of San Diego. Proposal approved September 21, 1961] [Filed under LP Biographical: (California Institute of Technology: Committee on Sponsored Research, 1960-1961), Box #1.026, Folder #26.7] 
  • Newspaper Clipping: “A Vermont Conscience,” Burlington Fare Press, September 8, 1961. [Filed under LP Biographical: (LP Scrapbooks, 1961-1965), Box #6.008, Folder #8.104]
  • Note from Edmund C. Berkeley, RE: Previous letter resulted in a phone call lasting 3/4 of an hour, where the mayor said that even if he only saves a small fraction of the population, it is still worthwhile. [Letter from Edmund C. Berkeley to Mayor Donald L. Gibbs, August 24, 1961] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1958-1961), #39.4]