Letter from Linus Pauling to Arthur E. Macartney. Page 1. January 12, 1942
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Activity Listings

  • Letter from E. P. Stevenson, National Defense Research Committee, to LP. RE: Calls his attention to Division B Office Memo #4. Copy enclosed. [Memo December 12, 1941] [Filed under LP Science: Scientific War Work - Materials re: the Pauling Oxygen Meter, 1940-1947: Box #13.001 Folder #1.3]
  • Letter from E.S. Moorhead, Agar Products Company to Cal Tech RE: Informs them that the Agar Products Company will be constructing a production plant in Pasadena. Requests that the Cal Tech labs collaborate in the production of agar if there are any graduate students interested. (Attached note re: discusses who could work on the project.) [Letter from LP to Moorhead January 21, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #255.9, file:(M: Correspondence, 1942)]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Alexander Silverman, Dept. of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh, RE: Describes the relevant education and experience of Dr. Maurice J. Schlatter and Mr. John T. Hays, and recommends both of them for an organic chemistry appointment. [Letter from Alexander Silverman to LP January 2, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (S: Correspondence, 1942), #377.12]
  • Letter from LP to E. M. Johnson, Telluride House, RE: Responds that he recalls meeting Mr. Sweeting and requests further information on him in conjunction with the possibility of offering him a post-doctorate research fellowship. [Letter from Johnson to LP January 9, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #192.9, file:(J: Correspondence, 1942)]
  • Letter from LP to Frank. C Whitmore, Dean, The Pennsylvania State College RE: Thanks him for his note and explains that he is better, explains that he has wanted to write pointing out their good-sized organic group at Cal Tech who would be glad to do some national defense research, especially relating to synthetic organic chemistry of isolation and structure determination. Asks to let him know if he has suggestions. [Letter from Whitmore to LP January 10, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence: 443.10]
  • Letter from LP to Mr. John P. Sykes RE: States they are not planning on giving any type of defense training courses in chemistry in the future. [Letter from John P. Sykes to the Chemistry Office January 11, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (S: Correspondence, 1942), #377.12]
  • Letter from LP to William C. Boyd, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Boston University School of Medicine. RE: Has not tried sera Boyd sent. Returning manuscript. [Letter from Boyd to LP January 8, 1942] [Filed under LP Science: Materials re: Antibody and Antigen Research; the Nature of Serological Reactions, 1940-1947, 1950-1952, 1973, 1986: Box #7.001 Folder #7.1]
  • Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis. Breakfast: 1 orange, 1 egg, 1 1/2 muffins, 1/4 c cream / Lunch: 1 c soup, 1 c potato salad, 1 cookie / Supper: crepes [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 "First Fed. Jan 1 payment" $210.24 [LP Biographical: Business and Financial 4.072, folder 72.3]
  • Writes cheque to "First Federal Savings and Loan Association." $210.24. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial, Box 4.016, Folder 16.2]