The three sections of Linus Pauling and the International Peace Movement combine to provide an unusually rich source of information on Linus and Ava Helen
Pauling's remarkable body of peace work. Navigate between the sections by using the
links on the site's home page or by using the links at the top of any page within the site.
Narrative - The first section tells the story of Linus and Ava Helen Pauling's activism on
behalf of peace and civil liberties. On the left of each page is a Table of Contents,
providing easy navigation from chapter to chapter within the Narrative; in the center
is a section of text including links to an array of audio-visual materials and biographical
information; and on the right are illustrations and quotations that amplify the narrative
text. Clicking on the thumbnail opens larger versions of all illustrations.
All Documents and Media - The second section provides access to more than five hundred primary source documents
and images, including letters, manuscripts, diary entries, photographs, audio-visual
materials, and published papers.
Linus Pauling Day-by-Day - The third section consists of a comprehensive account of all of Pauling's personal
and professional endeavors in 1950 and 1951. The information on Linus Pauling Day-by-Day
is presented in calendar form, with scanned images of documents accompanying the text.
The text and images are posted for each day of Pauling's activities during this period.