Letter from Linus Pauling to J.D. Ratcliff. Page 1. July 24, 1943
Letter from Linus Pauling to J.D. Ratcliff. July 24, 1943. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Activity Listings

  • Form D-3 Permit for Method and Apparatus for Determining the Partial Pressure of Oxygen in a Mixture of Gases. [Filed under LP Science: Scientific War Work - Materials re: the Pauling Oxygen Meter, 1942-1950: Box #13.002 Folder #2.1]
  • Letter from Paul E Ruch to LP RE: Requests scheduling of time for Mr. Darling to use the IBM equipment. [Note on bottom: Dr. Shaffer: Are you supervising this? LP; PAS started him on the work. $2.75 per hr.] [Letter from LP to Dr. Paul E Ruch July 24, 1943] [Filed under California Institute of Technology: Materials re: Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 1933-1963, No Date: Box #1.024, Folder 24.10]
  • Letter received from Dr. David Mellor, Department of Chemistry, University of Sydney, to LP RE: Discusses Dr. Adrien Albert's hurried trip to the U.S. last year when he was unable to visit Cal Tech. Goes on to discuss his war work and general research involving semi-conductors. Describes various setbacks in his lab, including the heart attack of a young colleague and a highly destructive fire. Mentions his interest in LP's freshman text. Suggests LP have any Americans he knows who are stationed in Australia look him up. [Letter from LP to Mellor December 29, 1942, Note from Mellor to Registrar received August 20, 1943] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #246.7, file:(Mellor, David P.)]
  • Writes cheque to "Clift Hotel," $36.47. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial, Box 4.017, Folder 17.1]