Letter from Linus Pauling to Frank H. Spedding. Page 1. November 15, 1946
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Activity Listings

  • Lecture notes for Ch 226a Introduction to Quantum Mechanics with applications to chemistry - Lecture 5: Old q.t. of hydrogen atom summarized. Schrödinger wave equation. [Filed under LP Biographical: Academia: Box 1.014, Folder 14.2]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. David Mellor, Department of Chemistry, University of Sydney, RE: Reports that he and AHP we glad to see Dr. Lions but regretted that Mellor was unable to come. Discusses an exchange of professors between Cal Tech and the University of Sydney. Mentions that his health has steadily improved due to a special diet. Discusses family plans for the trip to Oxford. [Note from Mellor to LP October 5, 1946] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #246.7, file:(Mellor, David P.)]
  • Letter from LP to Mr. Herbert E. Smith, President United States Rubber Stamp Co., RE: Is happy to learn that Smith was pleased with his talk on “Molecular Architecture and Medical Progress.” [Filed under: LP Speeches, 1946s.11]
  • Letter from LP to President L. A. DuBridge RE: States that the Board of Selection of Rhodes Scholars for California, and about 15 candidates, will be visiting Cal Tech in mid-December. States that it would be appropriate for Cal Tech to put up a few board members at the Atheneum, and provide meals to the board members as well as a couple meals to some candidates. Asks to have DuBridge's advice. [Note from J. W. Olmsted to LP November 11, 1946, memo from Dr. L. A. DuBridge to LP November 21, 1946] [Filed under LP Correspondence: #339.5]
  • Letter from Renton K. Brodie to LP RE: Informs him that Dr. Pleasants mentioned that LP had expressed thanks for Brodie's direction during his undergraduate studies at Oregon State. Asks to visit LP at Cal Tech. [Letter from LP to Brodie November 19, 1946] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #37.13, file:(B: Correspondence 1946)]
  • Note from Dr. Hume-Rothery to LP RE: Regrets that he will be unable to come visit California, but hopes to make it west on his next trip to the U.S. Suggests LP write Hinshelwood to discuss appropriate lecture topics for his stay at Oxford. Discusses his own lecture material and suggestions. Mentions that metallurgy is not yet an official department at Oxford. [Letter from LP to Hume-Rothery November 7, 1946] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #163.4, file:(Hume-Rothery, William)]
  • Note from J. W. Olmsted, Secretary, Rhodes Scholarship California Committee, to LP RE: States he is enclosing ten applications for LP to look over and send on to Lyon, and says he will send more tomorrow. Feels that most applicants can't be ruled out without an interview. [Mimeographed List of Candidates November 2, 1946, letter from LP to L. A. DuBridge November 11, 1946, letter from J. W. Olmsted to William R. Dennes November 19, 1946] [Filed under LP Correspondence: #339.5]
  • Writes cheque to "Huggins," $7.12. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Finance, Box 4.018, Folder 18.1]