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Letter from Linus Pauling to Frank B. Jewett. January 19, 1945.
Pauling writes to accept a three-year appointment to the Reseach Board for National Security.


January 19, 1945

Dr. Frank B. Jewett, President

National Academy of Sciences

2102 Constitution Avenue

Washington 25, D.C.

Dear Dr. Jewett:

I am very glad to accept appointment for a term of three years as a member of the National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council - Research Board for National Security which is being established at the request of the Secretaries of War and Navy.

I thank you for having considered me in connection with the establishment of this committee.

Sincerely yours,

Linus Pauling


cc to Prof. Millikan

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