Letter from Linus Pauling to A.N. Nesmeyanov. Page 1. October 20, 1957
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Travel: New Brunswick, Canada

Activity Listings

  • Article: "The 'Hidden Persuader' in the Nuclear Testing Controversy," I.F. Stone's Weekly. [Filed under LP Peace: (Materials re: Nuclear Testing 1949-1961), Box #7.018, Folder #18.8]
  • Itinerary [handwritten]: Fredericton, New Brunswick [?] [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.002, Folder #2.3]
  • Itinerary: evening lecture entitled "Molecules in Relation to Disease" [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.002, Folder 2.3]
  • Letter from Dora E. Young, The Helen Hay Whitney Foundation to Beatrice Wulf, Secretary to LP, cc: LP RE: Young will send LP the needed materials and will arrange for Dr. Karl Schmid to be at Haverford College on October 27th. LP handwritten notes about his interview on the top of page. [Filed under LP Science: Helen Hay Whitney Foundation—Scientific Advisory Committee: Correspondence 1954-1959: Box #15.002, Folder #2.3]
  • Letter from J. Heller to LP, RE: Encloses a copy of the Appeal with some signatures. Explains that he had a little trouble getting many because it is the beginning of the school year and people are busy. Handwritten note at top right, "(134 - not submitting sigs.)" Labeled number 135. [Filed under LP Safe Contents, Drawer 3 Folder 3.004]
  • Letter from Joe Capsin to LP RE: Thanks LP for showing interest in his health and notifies him of the new diet he is on and that he is not taking any miracle drugs until his wife retires, but once she does he expects to make at least a partial recovery. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Capsin, Joseph, 1950-1952, 1955, 1957-1959, 1951, 1963), #57.9]
  • Letter from Leo Seren to LP, RE: Tells LP he would like to be one of the signers for the petition to stop testing nuclear bombs. Explains that he was out of town and missed signing the first one. [Filed under LP Safe Contents, Drawer 2 Folder 2.030]
  • Letter from Pierre Morel, Scientific Attaché of the French Embassy to LP RE: Explains that he is compiling information about chemistry classes in American Universities for the French Ministry of National Education. Requests information on the programs covered in lectures and lab work, the number of hours that lecture and lab count for, and the number of students enrolled in the chemistry courses at CIT. [Letter from LP to M. Morel November 22, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (M: Correspondence, 1957), #257.2]
  • Letter from Professor R.S. Nyholm, Department of Chemistry, University of London to LP RE: Delights in the fact that LP is going to work on the valence approach in relation to the ligand field theory. Hopes that he will make it top priority because many chemists would like to know his thoughts on the topic. Informs him of the work that Peter has been doing and how it is progressing. Handwritten note in left bottom corner: "Ans'd." [Letter from Professor Nyholm to LP September 8, 1957, Letter from LP to Professor Nyholm September 26, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Nyholm, Ronald Sydney, 1948, 1957-1958, 1960-1961, 1968), #279.7]
  • Letter from Stanford H. Hart to LP RE: Regrets having to retire from Cal Tech since it was a cheerful place to work. Offers best wishes in the Chemistry Department's research. [Letter from LP to Mr. Hart October 9, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1957), #167.2]
  • Letter from Sydney F. Thomas, Palo Alto Medical Clinic, to LP, RE: Tells LP that he thinks he would be interested in reading the article "Genetic Implications of Certain Physiological Processes Affecting the Metabolism of L-Phenylalanine in Man" by Tashian and Gartler in the September issue of American Journal of Human Genetics. Handwritten notes and calculations at bottom. [Letter from LP to Thomas, December 27, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (T: Correspondence, 1956-1963), Box #411, Folder #411.2]
  • Newspaper Clipping: "Acclaimed for Work and Contributions," Saint John (New Brunswick) Telegraph-Journal, October 21, 1957. [Filed under LP Biographical: (LP Scrapbooks, 1956-1960), Box #6.007, Folder #7.51]