Letter from Linus Pauling to Robert Corey Page 1. March 13, 1956
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Activity Listings

  • Letter from Anita Pauling to LP and AHP, RE: Discusses the weather, her plants, and hopes they will come visit for Christmas. [Filed under LP Biographical: Personal and Family, Box 5.040, Folder 40.1]
  • Letter from Dr. Martin A. Watkins, Assistant Professor, Humboldt State College, to LP RE: Thanks LP for appearing as a guest lecturer at American Heritage Week. Everyone agrees that LP's speeches were the best that were ever given at Humboldt. At LP's suggestion, has applied for a position in the English Department at CIT, but has received word that there are no openings. Has no position for next fall, but has resigned from his present position. Has written to his friend Ernest Seeman, suggesting that he get some publicity going on the effects of atomic and hydrogen bomb explosions on longevity. If LP is ever in Tennessee, hopes he will visit Seeman. [Letters from LP to Watkins February 8, 1956, March 16, 1956] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1956s.6]
  • Letter from LP to David C. Young, American Chemical Society, RE: Declines Young's invitation to speak before the Midland Section of the American Chemical Society. [Letter from Young to LP March 14, 1956]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. J. English, Yale University, RE: Regrets that he will be unable to give a chemistry seminar while visiting New Haven. [Letter from English to LP March 13, 1956] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (E: Correspondence, 1956), #112.22]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Martin A. Watkins, Humboldt State College, RE: LP and AHP remember their visit to Arcata with pleasure. If there is anything LP can do about Watkins' search for a position, he should let LP know. Hallett Smith said there were no openings in the CIT Division of Humanities for the coming year. [Letter from Watkins to LP March 16, 1956] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1956s.6]
  • Letter from LP to L. A. Prins, Technical University of Delft, RE: Says he heard of Prins' proposed trip to Pasadena and hopes he will visit. Informs him that his visit falls during Caltech's vacations months so he cannot invite him to give a lecture. [Letter from DuMond to Prins March 9, 1956] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (P: Correspondence, 1956), #313.4]
  • Letter from LP to Lucile Jenkins, RE: LP is glad to hear that Lucile's son is going to college. He recommends schools for consideration. [Filed under LP Biographical: Box 5.053, Folder 53.9]
  • Letter from LP to Murray Vernon King, Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, RE: Declines King's invitation to be a member of an advisory committee to organize a symposium on protein structure. Mentions his and Prof. Corey's work on the structure of crystalline globular proteins. [Letter from King to LP March 9, 1956] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (K: Correspondence, 1956), #200.21]
  • Letter from LP to Robert Livingston Schulyer, Editor, Dictionary of American Biography, RE: Encloses his article on Arthur Amos Noyes for publication in the Dictionary of American Biography. Apologizes for it being late; LP has had so much do lately and it has been difficult to meet all of his commitments. [Letters from Schulyer to LP February 22, 1956, March 20, 1956] [Filed under LP Manuscripts of Articles: 1956a.2]
  • Letter from LP to Sterling B. Hendricks, Agricultural Research Service, RE: Says he will not be in Pasadena when Hendricks plans to visit. Invites Hendricks to attend a luncheon with the members of the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Hendricks, Sterling B.), #156.3]
  • Letter from LP to W. F. K. Wynne-Jones, King's College, RE: Discusses details of Wynne-Jones' forthcoming visit to America. [Letter from Wynne-Jones to LP March 10, 1956] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (W: Correspondence, 1956), #444.4]
  • Letter from M. F. Crass, Jr., Manufacturing Chemists' Association, Inc., RE: Sends a set of loose-leaf data sheets of Selected Values of Properties of Chemical Compounds for use in the Caltech chemistry library. Describes the sheets and where they will be distributed. [Letter from LP to Crass, Jr. March 16, 1956] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (M: Correspondence, 1956), #257.1]
  • Letter from Norman Cousins, The Saturday Review, to LP RE: Discusses a new science-research section in The Saturday Review. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Cousins, Norman), #68.6]
  • Letter from Roy A. Rauschenberg, YM-YWCA Graduate Group, University of Illinois, to LP RE: Has checked with Dr. Wall and there is no conflict, as LP's lecture is scheduled for that afternoon. Will use the title "Science in the Modern World" on their publicity. Thanks LP for accepting their invitation. [Letter from LP to Rauschenberg March 7, 1956] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1956s.14]
  • Telegram from Dr. and Mrs. Hogness, Chicago Midway Laboratories, University of Chicago, to LP RE: Has heard that LP and AHP will be in Illinois in April. Would be happy to have LP and AHP spend a few days with them. Could arrange a party for LP and AHP to see their friends in Chicago. [Letter from LP to Dr. and Mrs. Hogness March 19, 1956] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1956s.11]