Linus and Ava Helen Pauling working on "An Appeal by American Scientists to the Government and Peoples of the World". Picture. 1957
Linus and Ava Helen Pauling working on "An Appeal by American Scientists to the Government and Peoples of the World". 1957. Picture  Larger Images / More Information.

Travel: Paris, France

Activity Listings

  • Hotel receipt: Hotel Atala, Paris [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.002, Folder 2.3]
  • Itinerary: leave Paris, arrive in London at 5:15 PM [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.002, Folder #2.3]
  • Letter from A. Silberberg, The Weizmann Institute of Science, to LP, RE: Tells LP that they are interested in the interaction between side chains in poly-l-aminoacid molecules and would like to build a solid core alpha helix model to which various side chains could be attached. Asks LP if he could provide him with the data for certain distances and angles in the helix, listing 5 measurements that they would like to know. Tells LP that if it will be too cumbersome for LP to provide them with this data, then they ask if he could provide them with information on how to calculate it. Encloses a drawing. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (W: Organizational Correspondence. (Wa - Wo)), Box #441, Folder #441.4]
  • Letter from Dr. Richard W. Lippman to LP RE: Discusses their research on phenylketonuria, specifically the phenylalanine tolerance tests they are working on, and how to test for heterozygosity in relation to the disease. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Lippman, Richard W., 1951-1961, 1980, 1982), #217.5]
  • Letter from J. Courtois, Saint-Gobain, Cauny & Cirey, to LP RE: Written in French. Informs LP that the radio station broadcasting his lecture doesn't wish to split it up, so they are broadcasting it on August 5, at 8:30pm, on the station Paris-Inter. [Filed under LP Speeches: 1957s.27]
  • Letter from J. Howard McMillen, National Science Foundation to LP RE: Asks LP to review the enclosed proposal P-3813. [Letter from Acting Secretary to McMillen July 6, 1957] [Filed under LP Science: (National Science Foundation: Correspondence, 1947, 1951-1989), Box #14.029, Folder #29.4]
  • Letter from Professor J. Chouteau, Physiological Laboratories, Faculty of Science of Marseille, to LP RE: Introduces himself and requests copies of any articles on LP and Robert Corey's work on the structure of proteins. Lists some articles that he would specifically like and thanks LP for his time. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (C: Correspondence, 1957) #74.25]
  • Letter from Wendell Weed, News Editor of Modern Medicine, to LP, RE: Thanks LP for his letter consenting an interview on the chemical aspects of medicine, particularly mental illness. Tells LP that the time of October 1st - 20th conflicts with an assignment he has in the east. Asks if LP could reschedule the appointment for next spring at about the same time the American Medical Association meets in San Francisco, June 23-27th. [Letter from LP to Weed, October 16, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (W: Correspondence, 1953-1959), Box #444, Folder #444.5]
  • Letter from the Acting Secretary at the California Institute of Technology to Mr. W.R. Ralston, Assistant State Leader of the University of California Agricultural Extension Service, RE: Tells Ralston that Wulf will be on vacation until the end of August. Discusses Lucero's high quality of work and friendly personality. Tells Ralston that they are sure that Mrs. Wulf would agree that Lucero has all of the qualities Ralston considers essential for employment in the Agricultural Extension Service. [Letter from Ralston to Wulf, July 25, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (R: Correspondence, 1955-1959), #341.3]
  • Receipt: Hotel Atala, stamps and courier service [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.002, Folder 2.3]