Letter from Linus Pauling to A.N. Nesmeyanov. Page 1. October 20, 1957
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Travel: Clinton, NY

Activity Listings

  • Copy of Letter from John Meagher, Chief Public Services Division to Clinton Hunt, World Peace Foundation, RE: There is no longer a Secretary of War Cabinet because now the Department of War is part of the Department of the Army. The proposed responsibilities for a Secretary for Peace have traditionally been assigned to the Secretary of State. Meagher encloses a copy of the addresses by Secretary Dulles and a pamphlet titled "Your Department of State." [Filed under LP Peace: (Assorted Peace Groups, Wo-Yo), Box #4.017, Folder #17.6]
  • Itinerary [handwritten]: Hamilton College, Clinton, N.Y. [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.002, Folder #2.3]
  • Itinerary: lecture entitled "Science in the Modern World" [Filed under LP Travel: Box #1.002, Folder 2.3]
  • Letter from A.D. Wadsley to LP, RE: Tells LP that he will be in Pasadena on November 26th and 27th before returning to Australia and would like to visit LP and his laboratories. Provides LP with an address that will forward mail to him. Says that he met LP's son at University College during his stay in London. [Letter from LP to Wadsley, November 4, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (W: Correspondence, 1953-1959.), Box #444, Folder #444.5]
  • Letter from Dr. Charles B. Branson to LP RE: Requests the name and contact information of the professor who discovered information about the problem of smog in the Los Angeles area, as well as the department that would be working on it now. [Letter from LP to Dr. Branson November 1, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1957), #38.3]
  • Letter from Dr. Hub Peeters, Colloquium, Sint Jans Hospitaal, Belgium to LP RE: Comments on the IV Colloquium of the Hospital, which discussed "Protides of biological fluids." Explains that they will have a general meeting on this issue during the World's Fair, to be held in May of 1958 in Brussels. Invites him to hold a conference during this meeting. Includes a copy of the proceedings of the IV Colloquium. [Letter from LP to Dr. Hub Peeters November 22, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (P: Correspondence, 1957), #313.5]
  • Letter from Dr. Lloyd M. Dunn, Program Chair, International Council for Exceptional Children, to LP RE: Invites him to be the keynote speaker at the Council's upcoming conference. Requests the topic involve the effects of radiation on children and schools. [Letter from LP to Dr. Dunn November 4, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (D: Correspondence, 1957), #98.22]
  • Letter from Dr. Richard W. Lippman to Dr. Hubble RE: Notifies him of the letter from F.C. Horwood requesting help from LP's physician in curing his colleague of Bright's Disease. Comments that it was LP who cured himself but that he knows some about Bright's Disease if Dr. Hubble is interested in a long distance consultation. [Letter from Mr. Horwood to LP October 18, 1957, Letter from LP to Mr. Horwood November 22, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (H: Correspondence, 1957), #167.2]
  • Letter from Dr. S. Karagulla to LP RE: Informs him of a Mrs. Laurence Bendit, who can see, in color, energy emanating from people, she can see through objects, and she can see people's minds at work. Suggests that if he is still interested in experiments about the mind, that he contact her because she and her husband are going to be in Los Angeles in November. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (K: Correspondence, 1957), #201.1]
  • Letter from Marshall Gates, Assistant Editor, Journal of the American Chemical Society, to LP RE: Requests his review of a manuscript that was submitted for publication, which they reviewed and decided they wouldn't publish but the authors asked for a reconsideration, and wanted in specific, LP to review it. Includes his review, in which he recommends rejecting it. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (Chemical and Engineering News, 1947-1958, 1968-1969, 1975, 1979-1980, 1988), #70.3]
  • Letter from Morris Fishbein, Chairman, Brain Research Foundation, to LP. RE: Discusses the impact of brain disorders and brain related illnesses. Asks for a financial donation. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (F: Correspondence, 1958) #129.2]
  • Letter from Morris Goodman to LP, RE: Encloses two filled petitions that he says only represent a sampling of the sentiment of Detroit scientists against H-bomb testing. Explains that he was unable to do more at this time. Talks about a few of the scientists that signed. Handwritten note at top labeled it as number 23. [Filed under LP Safe Contents, Drawer 3 Folder 3.004]
  • Letter from Professor J. Benoit, Histology Laboratory of the College of France to LP RE: Discuses birds and the differences in species and what this has to do with DNA. Includes results from the college's studies. [Letter from LP to Histology Lab October 25, 1957, Letter from Professor Benoit to LP November 13, 1957 ] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1957), #38.3]
  • Letter from R.V. Bartz to LP RE: Notifies LP that he is now at M.I.T to work with their research project on revising the teaching of physical science at the college level, mainly physics but are going to also work in other science areas and mathematics. States that any contributions from LP to the project would be helpful and appreciated. [Letter from LP to Mr. Bartz November 14, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (B: Correspondence, 1957), #38.3]
  • Letter from W. H. Freeman to LP, RE: Tells LP that he is sending under separate cover two European books on chemistry and that translation has been suggested to them. Says that he is not sure if they will proceed with the translations, because of cost and difficulties finding a translator, but asks LP to look over the books and give him his opinion. [Letter from LP to Freeman, November 8, 1957] [Filed under LP Correspondence: (W. H. Freeman and Company, 1941-1959.), Box #439, Folder #439.15]
  • Letter from unknown to LP, RE: Is sending 30 copies of letters for LP to sign which should be sufficient for the remaining addresses for South Africa and for Japan. LP's Appeal has been sent to all countries where addresses were readily available. [Filed under LP Peace: (An Appeal by Scientists to the Governments and People of the World, 1957-1959), Box #5.002, Folder #2.1]
  • Note from Carl F. Cori, Washington University Medical School, to LP RE: Thanks him for his and AHP's note of sympathy. [Filed under LP Correspondence: (C: Correspondence, 1957), #74.25]