Letter from Linus Pauling to Walter W. Strong. Page 1. May 15, 1957
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Travel: St. Louis, MO

Activity Listings

  • Itinerary [handwritten]: St. Louis, Washington University [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.002, Folder #2.3]
  • Letter from Bettye M. Caldwell, Director, Child Evaluation Clinic, Washington University, to LP RE: Thanks him for the lecture that he gave at the Honors Ceremony at Washington University and asks what she can do as an individual citizen to halt atomic testing. [Letter from LP to Dr. Caldwell June 1, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (C: Correspondence, 1957), #74.25]
  • Letter from Carl Gleichen, to LP RE: Sending LP a brochure, at the request of Mr. Gleichen's friend Ann Butler Berner, on an invention of his which he hopes will help Humanity, especially those with mental illnesses. Asks for any comments that LP has if he is interested. Includes the aforementioned brochure. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1957), #38.3]
  • Letter from Dr. David Pressman, Roswell Park Memorial Institute to LP RE: Comments about his figures on the number of people who could get leukemia from atomic fallout. Notifies him that he sent off his manuscript for the Symposium on Molecular Configuration and Biological Specificity. Invites him to visit and give a seminar. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Pressman, David), #309.7]
  • Letter from Dr. F.B. Ortman, Associate Director, Stanford Research Institute to LP RE: Invites him to a lunch to meet the faculty at the Institute. Handwritten note in right margin, "regrets telephoned." [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Stanford Research Institute), #376.7]
  • Letter from Dr. George M. Guest, Children's Hospital Research Foundation, Ohio, to LP RE: Inquires after whether they will be able to see one another during their trips to France in the coming summer. Outlines his itinerary and why he is going to France. [Letter from LP to Dr. Guest May 21, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (G: Correspondence, 1957), #141.1]
  • Letter from Geo. J. Ragon Sr. to LP RE: Tells LP that he listened to his report on fallouts over the radio a few nights prior and would like to prove to LP that all stars in the universe are man made and that the earth is on its way to becoming a star, like our sun. Tells LP that he is not a scientists, nor a student of the Bible, but he has read both and has studied astronomy most of his life. Tells LP that fallouts are insignificant in comparison to "stayins," the radiation that lingers in the hydrogen field until it is saturated and is what makes stars from planets. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (R:Correspondence, 1955-1959), #341.3]
  • Letter from LP [Signed by Beatrice Wulf] to Dr. Bernard G. Sarnat RE: Declines his invitation because he will be in the east during the scheduled time. Notifies him that Professor Campbell knows his work well and will be able to cover it if he accepts their invitation to speak. [Letter from Dr. Sarnat to LP May 9, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (S: Correspondence, 1957), #380.1]
  • Letter from LP [Signed by Beatrice Wulf] to Dr. David Yi-Yung Hsia, The Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago RE: Notifies him that he is leaving for Europe on June 8 and won't be in Pasadena when his conference is. Suggests that he come on the scheduled day and speak with Beatrice Wulf who will introduce him to Dr. Schroeder and other members of his group and they can discuss their work on phenylketonuria. [Letter from Dr. Hsia to LP May 6, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1957), #167.2]
  • Letter from LP [Signed by Beatrice Wulf] to Harry Althouse, Manager, Medical Department, Sandoz Pharmaceuticals RE: Telling Mr. Althouse that no staff members at Cal Tech are working in Polypeptide hormone chemistry. [Letter from Harry Althouse to LP April 25, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (A: Correspondence, 1957), #12.23]
  • Letter from LP [Signed by Beatrice Wulf] to R. Daudel, Institut de Mécanique Ondulatoire Appliquée RE: Informs him that he will come and see his laboratories while in Paris and that he and AHP are looking forward to seeing him and his wife. [Letter from Dr. Daudel to LP November 20, 1956, Letter from LP to Dr. Daudel March 28, 1957, Letter from Dr. Daudel to LP May 2, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Daudel, Raymond and Pascaline, 1945-1948, 1950-1952, 1956-1958, 1967-1968, 1972), #89.6]
  • Letter from LP [Signed by Beatrice Wulf], to Mrs. Ira S. Bowen RE: Alerts her that he has found out that her patient's urine sample was negative for Phenylketonuria and that they are now running blood tests in order to find if there are more milder cases of the disease. LP will let her know if they discover anything. [Note from Kay Nakamura to Mrs. Wulf May 3, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1957), #38.3]
  • Letter from LP to Alan G. Ward, British Gelatine and Glue Research Association, RE: Writes to tell Ward that he will be able to stay until Thursday, so he will come to the Conference dinner. [Letter from Ward to LP March 12, 1957] [Filed under LP Speeches: 1957s.25]
  • Letter from LP to H. L. Bryam, Tax Collector, RE: Informs him that the land of A.B. Chapman in the Rancho Santa Anita belongs to LP and AHP. Handwritten notes on top right have several sets of number with two crossed out and 229 over 41,287 circled and the numbers 232 over 53 circled. Handwritten note on bottom right says "7640-0066-024-07" and "1957 taxes paid in full June 5, 1957 Anderson" [Filed under LP Personal Safe, Drawer 2 Folder 2.035]
  • Letter from LP to H.L. Byram, Tax Collector, Los Angeles County RE: Lists land that belongs to LP and AHP. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1957), #38.3]
  • Letter from Leo H. Criep, MD, to LP RE: Notifies him of some changes made to transcripts from a panel held on immunology that LP participated in. Informs him that it is ready to be submitted to the editor of the Journal unless LP wants to look at the changes. Thanks him for participating in the discussion. [Letter from Mrs. Wulf to Dr. Criep June 1, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (C: Correspondence, 1957), #74.25]
  • Letter from T. Toyoda, Department of Physics at Rikkyo University, to LP RE: Encloses a translated copy of the letter from the Japanese physicists to the Gottingen Group would made the Gottingen Declaration against the research, production, and use of nuclear weapons. Says that they would appreciate it if LP would cooperate with them in their movement against nuclear weapons. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (T: Correspondence, 1956-1963), Box #411, Folder #411.2]
  • Manuscript, "Statement on Bomb Tests" [Filed under LP Peace: (An Appeal by Scientists to the Governments and People of the World), Box #5.001, Folder #1.2]
  • Newspaper Clipping: "Nobel Prize-Winning Chemist Highlights Honors Assembly," Saint Louis (Missouri) Washington University Student Life, May 14, 1957. [Filed under LP Newspaper Clippings: 1957n.13]
  • Newspaper Clipping: "Stop the Bombs!" and "Sinful Madness," Pasadena (California) Star-News, May 14, 1957. [Filed under LP Biographical: (LP Scrapbooks, 1956-1960), Box #6.007, Folder #7.32]