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  • Article: "Chemical Biology at Caltech", Engineering and Science, February 1954. [Filed under LP Biographical: Box 6.006, Folder 6.58]
  • Journal Article: "Chemical Biology at Caltech," Pasadena California Institute of Technology Engineering and Science, vol. XVII, no. 5 (Feb. 1954): 10-11 [LP Newspaper Clipping 1954n.2]

February 1  (Honolulu, HI)
  • AHP writes cheque to: Linda Pauling amount $700.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #2]

February 2  (Honolulu, HI)
  • Memorandum from Robert B. Corey to A.H. Walter, cc: LP RE: Encloses an application for renewal of Grant G-1987(C3R) from the USPHS entitled “Determination of the Structure of Crystalline Peptides by X-ray Diffraction” and asks that she gets Mr. Green’s signature and forward the application to the National Institute of Health. [Filed under LP Science: (United States Public Health Service: “X-ray Diffraction Investigations of the Structure of Protein Molecules”, grant RG 1987, [changed to H-2143 (Chemistry 150)] 1948-1958), Box #14.041, Folder 41.3]
  • Memorandum from W.N. Lacey to LP RE: tabulation of total articles published in various chemistry publications by institutions including Caltech. [Filed under: LP Biographical, Box 1.018, Folder 18.2]

February 3  (Honolulu, HI)
  • Letter from Llewellyn H. Jones to LP RE: Requests comments from LP on enclosed note on Jones' study on the polarized infrared spectra of KAg(CN)2 before he submits it for publication. (Note enclosed) [LP's reply February 17, 1954] [Filed under J: Correspondence 1954, Box #192.20]

February 4
  • Letter from E. S. Carmichael, New York Section, A. C. S., to LP RE: Informs they would like him to address one of their meetings. [Letter from LP to Carmichael February 25, 1954] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1954s.17]
  • Newspaper Clipping: "Pauling Says U.H. is Short on Leadership, Top Professors", Honolulu (Hawaii) Star-Bulletin, February 4, 1954. [Filed under LP Biographical: Box 6.006, Folder 6.46]

February 5
  • Newspaper Clipping: "UH Officials Unruffled by Pauling's Criticism", Honolulu (Hawaii) Advertiser, February 5, 1954. [Filed under LP Biographical: Box 6.006, Folder 6.46]
  • Notice from California Institute Research Foundation of royalty payment from the A. O. Beckman license, amount: $430.68 [LP Biographical, Box 4.045 Folder 45.7]

February 6
  • Letter from Dr. Otto Bastiansen, Universitetets Kjemiske Institutt to LP RE: Update on Professor Finbank's disease; expressing appreciation for Ken Hedberg's working stay at his lab. Suggests possible informal meeting of the "electron diffraction people" in Paris [LP's reply March 9, 1954] [Filed under B: Individual Correspondence, Box #24.3]
  • Study of hsub [RNB 27]

February 7
  • AHP writes cheque to: George Miller amount $75.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #2]

February 8
  • Letter from Frederick D. Rossini, Chairman, Committee on Physical Chemistry, Carnegie Institute of Technology to Malcolm Dole, Northwestern University, cc: LP RE: Rossini, LP et al. Are in agreement that Dole can republish data from the National Research Council Subcommittee on Fundamental Constants in the JACS in his book on "Introduction to Statistical Thermodynamics" [Filed under LP Science: (National Research Council, 1950-1992), Box #14.028, Folder 28.1]
  • Memorandum from LP to Dean Watson, C. I. T., RE: Discusses proposed changes in requirements for Ph. D. candidacy. [Filed under LP Biographical: Academia: Box #1.030, Folder #30.8]
  • Memorandum from R. M. Badger, California Institute of Technology, to LP RE: States that in the notes he left with him, he gave the reason why he believes that hydrogen bonding of a particular kind can be excluded from the discussion of collagen structures. [Filed under LP Research Notebooks: 28R]

February 9

February 10
  • LP Notes to Self RE: "An investigation of the molecular structure of phosphorus oxytrichloride by electron diffraction"; "Cyclopentadienyl compounds of chromium, molybdenum, and tungsten"; "A new form of uranium hydride"; "Evidence for the existence of an ammine of platinum (O)"; "Pentammineiridium (O)" [Filed under LP Science: (LP Notes to Self: Scientific, 1941, 1945-1992), Box #10.003, Folder 3.7]
  • Letter from Arne Tiselius to LP RE: Requesting the copy of LP's opening lecture from the XVII International Congress and XIIIth Conference of the Union in Sweden for publication [LP's reply February 26, 1954] [Filed under T: Individual Correspondence, Box #407.5]

February 11

February 12

February 13
  • Research Notes by LP RE: Collagen, "Examination of Model." [Filed under LP Research Notebooks: Box # 28R]

February 14
  • Research Notes by LP RE: Collagen Coordinates, First change. [Filed under LP Research Notebooks: Box # 28R]
  • Research Notes by LP RE: Collagen. [Filed under LP Research Notebooks: Box# 28R]

February 15

February 16
  • AHP writes cheque to: College Entrance Examination Board amount $14.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #2]
  • Letter from Clark Foreman, Emergency Civil Liberties Committee to LP RE: Suggestions for a list of questions to ask Einstein during a conference for his 75th birthday [Filed under F Correspondence 1954, Box #128.19]

February 17

February 18

February 19
  • Cgr C by breaking two bonds [RNB 27]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. J. A. Pople, University of Cambridge RE: LP indicates Pople has included an incorrect reference to The Nature of the Chemical Bond in his note on in the last issue of the Journal of Chemical Physics [Filed under P: Individual Correspondence, Box #309.2]
  • Letter from LP to Linus Pauling, Jr. RE: Suggesting Linus Jr. visit Dr. Harold A. Abrahamson in New York at Mt. Sinai as he as an extended an invitation to him through LP. LP and AHP will not go visit Ike and Beth in Berkeley as Beth is not allowed to have visitors. [LP Biographical, Box 5.037, Folder 37.7]
  • Letter from S. D. Cornell, National Academy of Sciences to LP RE: The Council of the Academy of Sciences recommends that the Editorial Board consider the desirability of copyrighting the Proceedings and will approve copyrighting if the Editorial Board agrees. [LP reply March 8, 1954] [Filed under LP Science: (National Academy of Sciences, 1952-1954), Box #14.020, Folder 20.3]
  • Typescript: The Heats of Sublimation of Boron and Carbon [Filed under LP Manuscripts of Articles, 1954a.2]

February 20
  • AHP writes cheque to: Market Basket amount $50.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #2]
  • Letter from David S. Hogness to LP RE: Requesting a recommendation letter from LP for two fellowships; reference forms and report of his most recent isotopic studies on the biosynthesis of -galactosidase [Filed under H Correspondence 1954, Box #166.5]
  • Letter from Kil Sang Lee to LP RE: Thanking LP for his letter of January 11, 1954 and asks him about a few chemistry problems concerning water ionization, hydrolysis and ferrous ferricyanide. [LP Reply June 10, 1954] [Filed under L Correspondence 1954, Box #230.20]

February 22

February 23

February 24
  • LP writes cheque to: Board of Equalization amount $60.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #2]
  • LP writes cheque to: WUSF amount $10.00 [Filed under LP Biographical: Box #4.022, Folder #2]
  • Letter from LP to Ed Hutchings RE: Congratulating Hutchings on his article on chemical biology in the last issue of Engineering and Science. LP suggests one minor change. [Filed under H Correspondence 1954, Box #163.8]
  • Telegram from E. S. Carmicheal, Socony Vacuum Laboratories, to LP RE: Inform that they would like a telegram in response to their NaN, Febr letter. [Filed under LP Speeches: 1954s.17]

February 25

February 26

February 28
  • Configuration of atoms in metals [RNB 27]