Letter from Linus Pauling to Oleg Jardetzky. Page 1. December 3, 1956
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Activity Listings

  • Invoice from Boyle Lumber Company to LP for $8.27. [Filed under LP Biographical: (Business and Financial: Tax Documents 1930-1956), Box #4.001, Folder #1.9]
  • Letter from Gary J. Hoban to LP RE: Requests a photograph of LP and a comment of advice to a young chemistry student. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1956), #167.1]
  • Letter from J. Rodman Seely, M.D. to LP RE: Informs of his travel plans and would appreciate seeing LP in the morning. [Filed under LP Science: (Helen Hay Whitney Foundation-Scientific Advisory Committee: Postdoctoral Biomedical Research Fellowship Applicants, 1956-1957), Box #15.005, Folder #5.4]
  • Letter from Janet Stevenson, Chairman, Forum Committee, Unitarian Public Forum, RE: The Forum Committee and everyone who has spoken to the committee members feels that the discussion of radiation damage was the most useful, most stimulating and most successful forum yet. Says LP is a rarely gifted teacher. [Letter from Stevenson to LP September 7, 1956] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1956s.36]
  • Letter from Michael A. Post to LP RE: Explains an attached essay he wrote towards a grant from the NSF and its purpose. Discusses cosmic uniformity, a fourth dimension of space, cosmic-law and the destruction that will ensue if these things are not soon found and understood. Requests LP's assistance in finding direction in his work and studies. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (P: Correspondence, 1956), #313.4]
  • Letter from Tom Bergeman, Harvard University, to LP RE: Asks LP to write him a recommendation for a Foreign Area Training Fellowship from The Ford Foundation. [Recommendation of Bergeman by LP December 6, 1956] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Bergeman, Thomas H.), #27.11]
  • Note from Herschel Hunt, Purdue University, to LP RE: Asks for LP's assistance in calculating the heat of combustion of formaldehyde using LP's bond energies. Includes his calculations and asks that LP point out his errors. [Letter from LP to Hunt December 13, 1956] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1956), #167.1]