Letter from Linus Pauling to M.J. Buerger. Page 1. May 27, 1947
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Activity Listings

  • Letter from Dr. Raymond Daudel to LP RE: Suggests May or April for the Congress in Paris on “Exchange Reactions on the Nature of the Bond.” Adds that another conference with a similar title will also be meeting, and that LP will probably receive an invitation to that as well. (Notes in pencil: “LP you promised to write M. Daudel about the attached MS. B.W.” “Have figures traces. Latter to M. Duadel explaining delay. “” to J.E. Mayer submitting MS.” [Letters from LP to Daudel April 18, 1947, December 17, 1947] [Filed under LP Correspondence Box: #89.6, file:(Daudel, Raymond and Pascaline, 1945-1948, 1950-1952, 1956-1958, 1967-1968, 1972)]
  • Letter from Dr. Theodore T. Puck, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago to LP RE: States his senior fellowship application has been granted. Requests that, because of LP's absences during most of the year, they set up a special arrangement so he could work with LP and Dr. Beadle for approximately one year. [Letter from LP to Dr. Theodor T. Puck February 11, 1947, from Dr. G. W. Beadle to Dr. Theodore T. Puck June 3, 1947] [Filed under LP Correspondence: #312.12]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. G. H. A. Clowes, Lilly Research Laboratories, RE: Regrets that he will miss the insulin meetings due to his trip to Europe. Adds that he is not certain if Niemann will attend, due to the distance of travel involved. [Letter from Clowes to LP May 8, 1947] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #111.4, file:(Eli Lilly and Company, 1946-1951, 1953-1956, 1964-1968, 1970-1972)]
  • Letter from Merritt L. Kastens, Associate Editor, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, to LP RE: Congratulates LP on receiving the Richards Medal and promises to come see him in Pasadena soon. [Letter from Wulf to Kastens June 12, 1947] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #182.2, file:(Industrial and Engineering Chemistry - Correspondence)]
  • Letter from W.H. Freeman, W.H. Freeman and Co., to Beatrice Wulf, RE: Freeman requests that Wulf return to him some papers he lent to LP, and thanks her for her help in putting the book through press. [Filed under LP Manuscripts of Books, 1947b4.6.]
  • Letters from LP [signed in his absence] to Dr's Marvel, Adkins, Smith, Gasser, Link, Northrop, and Fruton, RE: Thanks them for their telegrams. Informs him that he is leaving for Europe and that Cal Tech has not yet mad a decision about Moore, so he is unable to report to them. [Telegrams from Marvel et al to LP May 28, 1947] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #255.14, file:(M: Correspondence, 1947)]
  • Memo from LP [signed in his absence] to Dean E. C. Watson, cc: L. A. DuBridge, C. Niemann, J.B. Koepfli, G.W. Beadle, RE: Discusses the decision to appoint Dr. Stanford Moore to the position of Associate Professor. Goes on to discuss the financing of this appointment and the proceedings involved. Suggests Prof. Carl Niemann be placed in charge of the process as LP will be shortly leaving for Europe. Encloses copies of telegrams with his opinions. [Telegrams from various scientists to LP May 28, 1947, letter from LP to Moore June 2, 1947] [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #255.14, file:(M: Correspondence, 1947)]
  • Newspaper Clipping: “L.A. Told 500 A-Bomb Blasts Would Kill All Life in World”, Los Angeles Daily News, May 29, 1947. [Filed under LP Scrapbooks, 1946-1950: box #6.005, Folder 5.10]
  • Writes cheque to "Union Oil Co.," $27.12. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Finance, Box 4.018, Folder 18.2]
  • Writes cheque to “R. Davis. Gardening” $27.60 [LP Biographical: Business and Financial 4.073, folder 73.5, item 2]