Memorandum from Linus Pauling to Charles Newton. Page 1. October 23, 1950
Memorandum from Linus Pauling to Charles Newton. October 23, 1950. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Travel: Philadelphia, PA

Activity Listings

  • Itinerary: American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.001, Folder 1.8]
  • Letter dictated by LP to Drs. T. H. Davies and Eugene Rabinowitch, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, RE: Answers their questions regarding his involvement as a Bulletin sponsor. Approves the continued use of his name on the letterhead, agrees to sign one or two mass appeal letters for Bulletin funds, and states that he is willing to attend any fund-raiser dinners on behalf of the Bulletin. [Letter from Davies and Rabinowitch to LP, October 13, 1950] [Filed under LP Peace: (Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 1948-1964), Box #3.016, Folder #16.3]
  • Letter from Alden H. Emery, Secretary, American Chemical Society, to Board of Directors, American Chemical Society, RE: Writes that the next Board of Directors meeting will be in the ACS headquarters on December 9 and the major item of business will be approval of the 1951 budget. Also writes that the meeting coincides with the Gridiron affair and a few rooms have been reserved at the Statler for those who will be arriving early for it. [Letter from Sansbury to LP, November 10, 1950] [Filed under LP Science: (American Chemical Society: Correspondence, 1950-1964), Box #14.006, Folder #6.3]
  • Letter from Beatrice Wulf, Secretary to LP, to Theoda Johnson, W. H. Freeman & Co., RE: Sends the photographs for General Chemistry. States that she was not able to locate a few and says that they may be with the College Chemistry photographs. [Letters from Johnson to LP October 17, 1950, Letter from Johnson to Wulf, October 30, 1950] [Filed under LP Books: 1947b6.2]
  • Letter from H. Baker to LP, RE: Tells LP that there is vacancy on staff for an Assistant Lecturer in Physical Chemistry, which Ralph Spitzer applied for and listed LP as a reference. Baker requests that LP confirm Spitzer’s research in physical chemistry and comment on his capability to guide students in their research. [Filed under LP Biographical: (Political Issues: Ralph Spitzer: Academic Freedom and Passport Difficulties, 1942-1994), Box #2.034, Folder #34.2]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Chauncey D. Leake, University of Texas Medical School, Galveston, RE: Encloses a copy of a letter from Don Baxter, Inc about the clinical evaluation of Oxypolygelatin as a plasma substitute. States that Professor Campbell may be able to go to Galveston to discuss the research of Oxypolygelatin. [Letter from Chauncey D. Leake to LP October 28, 1950] [Filed under LP Science: (Materials re: Oxypolygelatin Blood Plasma Substitute, 1945-1951), Box #6.003, Folder #3.2]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. L. J. Rather, Stanford University School of Medicine, RE: Informs Rather that since he does not know Lison’s Histochemie Animale, he does not have any suggestions for a publisher. As for finding financial support, tells him that it is difficult. [Letter from Rather to LP, October 19, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (R: Correspondence, 1950), #340.15]
  • Letter from LP to Ernst Leva RE: Gives comments to his article about lipid substances in enzymatic reaction. [Letters from Leva to LP, September 25, 1950 and November 11, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (L: Correspondence, 1950), #230.16]
  • Letter from LP to Prof. Robert Mulliken informing him that he cannot schedule a speech in Pittsburgh. [Mulliken’s reply October 30, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Mulliken, Robert) #251.1]
  • Letter from LP to Professor M. L. Vest, Department of Mathematics, West Virginia University, RE: Accepts the invitation to speak at the annual meeting of the West Virginia Academy of Sciences on April 27-28, 1951, at Marshall College in Huntington, West Virginia. States that he and his wife will be in Washington D.C. that week and that they will be able to make a trip to Huntington at that time. Discusses an honorarium, travel expenses, and other arrangements. [Letters from Vest to LP, October 5, 1950 and November 9, 1950] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1951s.10]
  • Letter from LP to Thomas P. Singer, Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Western Reserve University, RE: Communicates his general ideas after reading Singer’s last letter. Informs Singer that he will be traveling east, but that he will provide further assistance upon his return. [Letter from Singer to LP, October 5, 1950 and December 15, 1950 and Letter from LP to Singer, October 6, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (S: Correspondence, 1950), #378.4]
  • Statement of Policy of the Committee for Peaceful Alternatives, October 26, 1950. [Filed under LP Peace: (Assorted Peace Groups. (Co-Ev)), Box #4.011, Folder #11.1]