Letter from Linus Pauling to C.H. Best. Page 1. February 4, 1953
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  • AHP writes cheque to: Linda Pauling amount: $600.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #1]
  • Letter from Dr. Kumler to LP RE: Says that he encloses copies of the two papers which report the work he did at Gates and Crellin while he was at the Institute last Spring. [Note in pen in the upper left: "Prof. Badger- Dick: Do you think that these are all right as Contributions from our labs? LP"] [two manuscripts included with the letter, they are entitled, "The Infrared Spectra of Nitroguanidine and Related Compounds..." and The Infrared Spectra and Structure of Glycolate Nitrate Esters."] [Letter from Mrs. Wulf to Dr. Kumler February 2, 1953, related memo from Prof. Badger to LP February 11, 1953, letter of response from Mrs. Wulf to Dr. Kumler February 27, 1953] [Filed under K: Correspondence 1953, Box #200, Folder #18]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Howard Brooks, Unitarian Service Committee, RE: Thanks Brooks for allowing him to participate in the conference on proteins. Details his plans to travel by auto from England to Germany. Also states that his son is at Cambridge working with Bragg and Kendrew on the structure of proteins and will be joining him at the symposium. [In reply to letter from Brooks to LP January 29, 1953, Reply from Brooks to LP February 14, 1953]. [Filed under LP Peace: Box 4.001, Folder 1.3]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Kosuke Ohki RE: thanks Dr. Ohki for the copy of his book Quantum Chemistry of Organic Compounds. [Letter from Dr. Ohki to LP January 5, 1953, letter of response from Dr. Okhi to LP June 22, 1953] [Filed under O: Correspondence 1953, Box #300, Folder #15]
  • Letter from LP to Henry Woodburn, RE: LP is pleased at the possibility of presenting some Foster Lectures in the spring. LP proposes that the lectures be given during April 30th through May 6th. LP thinks that AHP will accompany him on the trip. LP is interested to learn what the topics will be for the lectures. [Woodburn’s telegram February 4, 1953] [Filed under LP Speeches: (Speeches by Linus Pauling, 1953), Box 1953s, Folder 1953s.6]
  • Letter from LP to Prof. Eugene Riesz RE: writes that he and AHP were pleased to receive a card for Christmas and New years, as well as the clipping from France Journal about his lecture. [Filed under LP Correspondence: Box #340, Folder #18]
  • Letter from LP to S.D. Cornell, RE: LP provides Cornell with the names of four guests that he would like invited to the dinner following the lecture. LP notes that he will be staying at the Hay Adams House while in Washington. [Cornell’s letter January 28, 1953] [Filed under LP Speeches: (Speeches by Linus Pauling, 1953), Box 1953s, Folder 1953s.2]
  • Letter from LP to Secretaries of the Institut de France, RE: LP is pleased to send a written statement to the Institut. [Filed under LP Manuscripts of Articles: (Manuscripts and Typescripts of Articles by Linus Pauling, 1953), Box 1953a, Folder 1953a.3]
  • Letter from Roger Hayward to LP RE: Reply to LP's suggestion of a collaboration on a Scientific American article, in favor of it. [Filed under: LP Safe, Box 3.002, Folder 2.35]
  • Letter from W. O. Teeters of The M.W. Kellogg Co. to LP RE: writes in reference to the upcoming interview that he will be administering at Caltech for doctorate students who are interested in employment with his company. Requests that he be able to administer the interviews in the chem. building. Also lists the types of degrees that the company is interested in for their research department. [Note in pencil in the bottom left: "Kel interested only in gen. org. chem. He was interviewed last year" and "More (RMB)"] [Letter from LP to Mr. M. A. Coyne of the M. W. Kellogg Co. January 29, 1953, letter of response from LP to Mr. Teeters of the M.W. Kellogg Co. February 11, 1953] [Filed under K: Correspondence 1953, Box #200, Folder #18]
  • Memo from R. B. Gilmore to LP RE: Informs LP that the entire amount of a US Public Health Service grant has been recorded as a special funds budget appropriation even though only half of it has been received at this date. [Filed under LP Science: Box 14.041, 41.2]
  • Memo from W.N. Lacey to LP RE: discusses a February 19, 1948 decision that prohibits the admission of women to graduate standing at Caltech. The current request for admission by Miss Semenow would require approval by various committees. Asks if LP finds it desirable to revive the matter of female admissions into the Institute. [Filed under: LP Biographical, Box 1.018, Folder 18.2]