Letter from Linus Pauling to Ralph Spitzer. Page 1. November 30, 1950
Letter from Linus Pauling to Ralph Spitzer. November 30, 1950. Page 1  Larger Images / More Information. 1 p.  View Transcript

Activity Listings

  • Letter from Dr. Garnet T. Page, General Manager, Chemical Institute of Canada, to LP RE: Thanks LP for the letter and the attached folder of unused tickets. States that they are willing to pay for part of AHP’s travel expenses, in accordance with LP’s suggestion. Writes that they truly appreciated her presence at the meetings as well. States that their President will be writing LP to express their official thanks for LP’s lecture tour. Mr. Garnet writes that he and his wife were glad to meet LP and AHP. [Letter from LP to Page, November 21, 1950] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1950s.24]
  • Letter from Eleanor Raymond, California Legislative Conference, to LP, RE: Says that she thought LP might be interested in the educational backgrounds of the members of the State Senate Interim Committee on Education. Tells LP that their qualifications reflect the caliber of men in office today who pass judgement on the citizens of the U.S. [Filed under LP Personal Safe, Drawer #1, Folder #1.032]
  • Letter from Harry L. Fisher, to Dr. Thomas L. Jacobs, Department of Chemistry, University of California, RE: Writes that the plan being explored to finance foreign chemists coming to the International meetings is to arrange for them to come lecture at some of the universities, and several groups of universities are working on this. At the moment, he only knows of the plans made for Professor J. M. Robertson of Glasgow, Scotland, to do this. Writes that LP is also considering a foreign lecturer and suggests Dr. Jacobs contact LP. [Filed under LP Science: (American Chemical Society: Correspondence, 1950-1964), Box #14.006, Folder #6.3]
  • Letter from Janey Doe to LP RE: States that the manuscript has been sent to LP under separate cover and discusses the paper. [Letters from LP to Doe, November 27, 1950 and December 5, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (D: Correspondence, 1950), #98.15]
  • Letter from Jean Sanford, W. H. Freeman & Co., to Beatrice Wulf, Executive Secretary, Gates and Crellin Laboratories, RE: Encloses a Danish review of College Chemistry. Suggests that a teacher or graduate student may be able to translate it to English. [Letter from Wulf to Sanford December 6, 1950] [Filed under LP Books 1950b.2]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. P.E. Gishler, National Research Council, Canada, RE: Thanks Dr. Gishler for the letter and states that he enjoyed his visit to Canada immensely and that he would like to visit the National Research Council again. [Letter from Gishler to LP, November 24, 1950] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1950s.24]
  • Letter from LP to Francis E. Blacet, Department of Chemistry, University of California at Los Angeles, RE: Inquires about the expected visit of Dr. E. W. R. Steacie and states that he has invited him to visit Caltech as well. Suggests the possibility of arranging for him to give several lectures at both Caltech and UCLA and then dividing the stipend. [Letter from Blacet to LP, February 12, 1951] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1950), #37.17]
  • Letter from LP to Henry Allen Moe, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation RE: Recommends Dr. Walter J. Moore for a Guggenheim Fellowship. Supports the research that he wants to do on his fellowship. Provides information on his education and time at CIT. [Letter from Moe to LP November 27, 1950] [Filed under LP Science: (John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1946-1952), Box #14.014, Folder #14.5]
  • Letter from LP to Prof. R. Paris, l’Universite de Lyon, RE: Thanks Paris for his corrections to LP’s, General Chemistry. Says that he has approved the corrections. [Filed under LP Books: 1947b6.2]
  • Letter from LP to Professor Lawrence O. Brockway, Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan, RE: Discusses his schedule for next week and his stay in Ann Arbor. [Letter from Brockway to LP, December 14, 1950] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Brockway, Lawrence O.), #31.11 and LP Speeches: 1950s.28]
  • Notice from unknown sender to AHP: Acknowledges receiving $5.00 from AHP. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial: (Assorted Bills, Receipts and Invoices, 1945-1950.), Box #4.059, Folder #59.3]
  • Telegram from Joseph Fletcher to LP RE: Requests that LP emphasize the importance of the Dec. 8th report meeting in New York on World Congress due to the present international crisis. At the bottom was LP’s reply:”Request cannot attend December 8 meeting.” [Filed under LP Correspondence: (F: Correspondence, 1950), #128.15]