Letter from Linus Pauling to Randolph T. Major. Page 1. October 28, 1941
Letter from Linus Pauling to Randolph T. Major. October 28, 1941. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Activity Listings

  • Letter from Dr. T. K. Sherwood, Technical Aide, Division B, National Defense Research Committee, to LP. RE: Sees no reason why LP cannot go ahead as desired because employment questions do not have to be brought to them. Discusses contract particulars. Authorizes LP to consult Dr. John N. Wilson in connection with the project pertaining to the construction of an instrument for the determination of particle sizes. Asks if LP has considered transferring the manufacturing end of the meters to another. Indicates that business will increase over the next few months. [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. J. D. Hanawalt, Dow Chemical Company, RE: Requests some single crystals of magnesium for a project being carried out by Sturdivant, Corey and Levy on an x-ray monochromator. [Invoice November 17, 1941] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #165.6, file:(H: Correspondence, 1941)]
  • Letter from LP to Miss Rosalie Silverberg RE: LP was pleased to see the announcement of his scheduled talk and is looking forward to meeting the members of the Pasteur Society. [Filed under: LP Speeches, 1941s.5]
  • Letter from LP, to Sir. RE: Encloses an informal ballot for the Chemistry Section of the National Academy. Asks that they return it within 2 weeks. Sends biographical material separately. [Filed under LP Science: National Academy of Sciences, 1939-1944: Box #14.018 Folder #18.2]
  • Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis. Breakfast: ½ c apricots, 3 hotcakes, 1/3 c cream / Lunch: 2 eggs, 1 c milk, 2 sl toast, 2 c afternoon tea / Supper: green salad, ½ c spinach, ½ c beets, ice cream, chocolate sauce [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 "Dr. L. White," $3.00. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial, Box 4.016, Folder 16.1]
  • Writes cheque to “Dr. White. Oranges. Levo bags” $3.00 [LP Biographical: Business and Financial 4.072, folder 72.4]