Letter from Linus Pauling to Ava Helen Pauling. Page 1. January 30, 1942
Letter from Linus Pauling to Ava Helen Pauling. January 30, 1942. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 2 pp.  View Transcript

Travel: San Francisco

Activity Listings

  • Application for Modification of Payments to the First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Pasadena, signed by LP and AHP. LP Safe Drawer 2, Folder 2.034
  • Letter from Benjamin F. Jones, Passed Assistant Surgeon, U. S. Public Health Service, to T. K. Sherwood, National Defense Research Committee. RE: Has not received the tensimeter he has ordered from LP, so cannot speak from first-hand. Judges that it would have a very wide application in scientific research in a variety of fields. Would like to discuss certain possible applications with LP if he is ever in Washington. [Letter from Sherwood to various January 15, 1942] [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. Henry F. Helmholz to LP RE: LP suggests that he and AHP stop by Rochester on February 26 for a lecture before they head to New York for the Guggenheim Foundation on March 1 st. Suggests the title be: "The Nature of Serological Reactions and the Manufacture of Antibodies in Vitro." [Helmholz's letter: January 23, 1942] [Filed under: LP Speeches, 1942s.1]
  • Letter from LP to Harry R. Wood, Ginn and Co., RE: LP says he will seriously consider publishing with Ginn and Co., though he has had some delay in finishing his preliminary edition. [Filed under LP Manuscripts of Books, 1947b5.10]
  • Letter from LP to L.C. Cady RE: Replies that they have no one to recommend for the positions mentioned in the Chemistry department at the University of Idaho. [Letter from Cady to LP January 13, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence Box: #74.10, file:(C: Correspondence, 1942)]
  • Letter from LP to Prof. Warren C. Johnson, Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago, RE: Thanks him for the information on the Gibbs medal situation. Notes he may see Johnson while in Chicago on Saturday and Monday. [Letter from Johnson to LP January 19, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #192.9, file:(J: Correspondence, 1942)]
  • Letter from LP to W. S. Schaefer, Cornell Press University. RE: Thanking Schaefer for his decision to provide LP with a draftsman, and believes it will be worth the investment.
  • Letter from Pryns Hopkins to the Gentlemen of Federal Union, Inc, Pasadena, California, RE: wonders why despite the fact that they have been members of Federal Union for a long time, they seldom receive notices about the events that occur and lists two examples. [Filed under AHP: Federal Union, Inc.: Box # 5.004, Folder 4.1]
  • Note: "Paddy went to N.Y. on the Guggenheim work." [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #3.1, file:(Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis kept by Ava Helen Pauling, 1941-1942.)]
  • Receipt for transmitting classified letter and attachment from F. T. Barr to LP. [Filed under LP Science: Scientific War Work - Materials re: the Pauling Oxygen Meter, 1940-1947: Box #13.001 Folder #1.2]
  • Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis. Breakfast: 3 prunes, 2 p toast, 1/3 c cream / Lunch: 1 c soup, 2 egg omelet, 1 p toast / Supper: 1 c milk, 1 potato, 1/2 c spinach, pudding, cream, coffee
  • Writes cheque to "SP + [?] check for $200.00 fare" $21.88 [LP Biographical: Business and Financial 4.072, folder 72.3]
  • Writes cheque to "Southern Pacific Company," $21.88. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial, Box 4.016, Folder 16.2]