Letter from Linus Pauling to V.K. Zworykin. Page 1. February 21, 1950
Letter from Linus Pauling to V.K. Zworykin. February 21, 1950. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Activity Listings

  • Article: “Synthesis of Greatly Enriched HD” by Francis J. Norton. Printed in Science. [Filed under LP Science: (Research on Biological Specificity, 1973-1996), Box #8.002, Folder #2.6]
  • Bill from Jurgensen’s Grocery Company for $5.89. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial: (Assorted Bills, Receipts and Invoices, 1945-1950.), Box #4.059, Folder #59.3]
  • Bill from the Apothecary Shop of the Thatcher Medical Building to LP for $6.62. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial: (Assorted Bills, Receipts and Invoices, 1945-1950.), Box #4.059, Folder #59.3]
  • Letter from Arthur Linz, Vice-President, Climax Molybdenum Company, to LP RE: Regretfully states that he does not intent to visit California in the near future but that he will let LP know when he will next be in the area. [Letter from LP to Linz February 16, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Climax Molybdenum Company, 1950), #71.3]
  • Letter from David E. Green, Institute for Enzyme Research, University of Wisconsin, to LP RE: Discusses Dr. Frixos Charalampous who is currently working in his laboratory. States that they all think that it would be beneficial for him to work in LP’s laboratory for a year or more. Inquires if LP would be able to accommodate him for the period of September 1950 to September 1951. [Letter from LP to Green March 6, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (C: Correspondence, 1950), #74.18]
  • Letter from Dr. P. W. Selwood, Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, to LP RE: Thanks LP for his letter. Informs LP that they have open dates on October 10th and November 7th and expresses his hope that one of these dates fits into LP’s schedule. States that he will keep both dates open until he hears from LP. States that he will be in England until May and that hopefully LP will have finalized his plans by this time. Tells LP that he is free to decide on a topic but that he does not think LP has given a talk on the structure and binding of metals. [Letters from LP to Selwood February 17, 1950, Letter from Selwood to LP May 29, 1950] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1950s.25]
  • Letter from E. C. Kleiderer, Executive Director, Research and Control, Lilly Research Laboratories, to LP RE: Tells LP that their financial division will reimburse LP for expenses related to his trip to Indianapolis. Kleiderer thanks LP for sending him the book list, and tells LP that the book that he asked for, DeRe Medicina, is no longer in print. States that they will send LP and his son the new version after it comes out. [Letters from LP to Kleiderer February 20, 1950 and March 3, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Eli Lilly and Company), #111.4]
  • Letter from G. J. Harris to LP RE: Expresses his opinion about Steelman’s report, which LP referred to him. Harris stresses the importance of discovering and training brilliant scientists. [Letter from LP to Harris June 8, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1950), #166.1]
  • Letter from J.A. Romeyn to LP RE: Asks for LP’s opinion of Romeyn’s proposal that protein formed by bacterial cells in the presence of animal antigen constitute antibody. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (R: Correspondence, 1950), #340.15]
  • Letter from LP to E. W. Hughes, cc: JHS, JBK, RE: Encloses lists of requests for library loans and asks him to bring it up at the next Division meeting. Believes that they should adopt the policy of making inter-library loans to colleges and universities but not to industrial organizations. Informs him that Roger Stanton has brought up the idea of having a full-time librarian divided equally between chemistry and biology. [Filed under LP Biographical: Academia: (CIT: Materials re: Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 1946-1956.), Box #1.020, Folder #20.5]
  • Letter from LP to Julia Walcottt Cockeroft RE: Thanks her for the letter and discusses their hope for a peaceful future, as well as the prospect of war. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (C: Correspondence, 1950), #74.18]
  • Letter from LP to Ralph Spitzer RE: Southern California ASP will print and distribute his speech. LP is not sure if the New York office will distribute it as well. LP asks Spitzer to keep in touch with him about the Fellowship. [Letter from Spitzer to LP February 18, 1950] [Filed under LP Biographical: (Political Issues: Ralph Spitzer: Academic Freedom and Passport Issues, 1942-1994), Box #2.034, Folder #34.2]
  • Letter from LP to San-ichiro Mizushima, Chemical Institute, Tokyo University, RE: Tells him that the configuration Mizushima found has been considered by his colleagues and him, but they have no evidence to support that it exists in nature. [Letter from Mizushima to LP January 28, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Mizushima, S.), #248.6]
  • Letter from Reuben E. Wood, Department of Chemistry, George Washington University, to LP RE: Thanks LP and Oliver Wulf for their considerations. Informs them that he is not yet ready to present his studies. [Letter from LP to Wood February 2, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Wood, Reuben), #438.7]
  • Memo from LP to E. W. Hughes requesting some library loans and a part-time librarian. [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #1.020, Folder #20.5]