Letter from Linus Pauling to James B. Conant. Page 1. May 13, 1941
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Activity Listings

  • Letter from LP to Dr. Irvin Stewart, National Defense Research Committee. RE: Is glad to have permission to reveal the invention to Lyon. Finds the decision of the Committee in relation to the new patent clause satisfactory. [Filed under LP Science: Scientific War Work - Materials re: the Pauling Oxygen Meter, 1940-1947: Box #13.001 Folder #1.2]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Warren C. Lothrop, Chemistry Department, Trinity College, RE: Reports on their progress in the structural investigations of biphenylene. Requests Lothrop send some more biphenylene so they may continue the work. [Letter from LP to Lothrop May 23, 1941] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #230.7, file:(L: Correspondence, 1941)]
  • Letter from LP to Henry Allen Moe, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. RE: Votes for the renewal of Dr. Johnson's fellowship. [Filed under LP Science: John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1925-1945: Box #14.013 Folder #13.7]
  • Letter from LP to W. W. Trench, Charles A. Coffin Foundation, RE: States the medical limitations placed on Mr. Kronberg that will effect his work as a Charles A. Coffin Fellow. [Letter from W. W. Trench to LP May 8, 1941] [Filed under LP Correspondence: #410.6]
  • Letter from Robert C. Elderfield, Department of Chemistry, Columbia University to LP RE: Asks if LP knows any men close to graduation that could do work in connection with the National Defense Research Committee. [Letter from LP to Elderfield June 13, 1941] [Filed under LP Biographical: Academia: Box 1.018, Folder 18.2]
  • Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis. Breakfast: ½ grapefruit, 2 shredded wheat, 4 t sugar, ½ c milk, ½ c cream (30%), 2 T cream, 1 sq butter / Lunch: 1 c milk, 2 eggs, 1/4 head lettuce, 3 mayonnaise, 2 peaches / Dinner: 2 beets, 6 T carrot, 1 cream puff, ½ c strawberries, ½ c cream, 1 c milk [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #3.1, file:(Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis kept by Ava Helen Pauling, 1941-1942.)]
  • Writes cheque to "Mrs. E. Lawrence Robinson," $17.50. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial, Box 4.016, Folder 16.1]