Letter from Linus Pauling to Randolph T. Major. Page 1. January 7, 1942
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Activity Listings

  • Letter from Arthur E. Macartney, Asst. Purchasing Agent, Long Beach Public Schools, to Cal Tech, RE: Sends samples of Vulcan and Lava soaps and reports the arguments from the laboratories at the junior college for an acceptable soap for cleaning in the Chemical Labs. Asks for help in deciding which type of soap to use in a science laboratory. [Letter from LP to Macartney January 12, 1941] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #255.9, file:(M: Correspondence, 1942)]
  • Letter from Charles Coryell to LP, RE: Coryell's written comments for LP to use in his revision of "The Nature of the Chemical Bond." [Filed under: LP Manuscripts of Books, 1960b.6.3]
  • Letter from LP to Donald Engelkemeir, Alpha Kappa Chapter, Phi Lambda Upsilon, RE: Regrets he will be unable to attend the dinner on January 7. [Letter from Engelkemeir to LP January 2, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #112.9, file:(E: Correspondence, 1942)]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Richard Dodson RE: Relays request from Professor Yost for Martin to get the fluorine generator that Coryell borrowed and set it up in Room 6. [Filed under California Institute of Technology: Materials re: Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 1933-1963, No Date: Box #1.024, Folder 24.9]
  • Letter from LP to W. S. Schaefer, Cornell University Press. RE: LP asks for the publishing company to commission a draftsman to help him in the coming weeks to design some new drawings for the second edition of the book because at the current state, the drawings of the first edition detract rather than adding to it's appearance. [Filed under: LP Manuscripts of Books, 1939b.2]
  • Letter from Ralph Spitzer to LP RE: Asks for a letter of recommendation and LP's opinion of S. C. And Burg. Is interested in getting an academic job next year, hopefully on the west coast and wonders if LP has anything for him. [Letter from LP to Ralph Spitzer January 10, 1946] [Filed under LP Biographical: Political Issues: Ralph Spitzer: Academic Freedom and Passport Difficulties, 1942-1994: Box #2.034, Folder 34.1]
  • Note from Dr. Norman Elliott, Department of Chemistry, Pomona College, to LP RE: Requests LP send a statement to the National Research Fellowship board on his behalf. [Letter from LP to the National Research Fellowship Board January 7, 1942] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #112.9, file:(E: Correspondence, 1942)]
  • Postcard from J.B. Biale to LP RE: Requests reprint. [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #37.9, file:(B: Correspondence, 1942)]
  • Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis. Breakfast: 1 orange, 1 egg, 3 sm p toast, 1/3 c cream / Lunch: 1/2 avocado, 1 sl bread, 1 pecan roll / Supper: 1 1/2 c milk, 2/3 c cabbage, pork, apple sauce, fruit cake, 3 candied walnuts [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #3.1, file:(Record of LP's diet while ill with nephritis kept by Ava Helen Pauling, 1941-1942.)]