Letter from Linus Pauling to Mark Oliphant. Page 1. August 29, 1966
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Activity Listings

  • Envelope from First Western Bank:  Pasadena, California.  “Aug ‘66,” written in black ink on the front.  [Envelope from First Western Bank July 28, 1966 and September 27, 1966] [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial: Box #4.030, Folder #30.2]
  • Letter from A. L. McClellan and W. K. MacNab, to LP RE: Describes their book on models of chemical structures. Asks his fee for a preface. [Letter from LP to McClellan September 23, 1966][Filed under LP Correspondence: M: Correspondence, 1966: Box #260, Folder #260.2]
  • Letter from Henry I. Abrash, Associate Professor of Chemistry, to LP RE: Shares his concerns about his colleagues supporting the idea of unrestricted chemical and biological warfare. Informs that as a chemist, he would like to arouse the conscious of the nation. Asks him be put in touch with other chemists who feel the same way. [Letter from LP to Abrash September 2, 1966][Filed under LP Correspondence: A: Correspondence, 1966: Box #15, Folder #15.1] 
  • Letter from LP to Bertrand Russell RE: Says that he has not yet decided on matter of Russell's previous letter. LP urges Russell to take Stokely Carmicheal, chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, off the panel of judges for the International War Crimes Tribunal as he thinks having a U.S. citizen on the panel will have a negative impact. [Filed under LP Correspondence: Russell, Bertrand, 1955-1967: Box #337, Folder #337.10]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Donald F. Peppard Chemistry Division Argonne National Laboratory RE: Discusses interpretations of Figure 1 of the paper by Dunitz and Rollett. [Filed under LP Correspondence: P: Correspondence, 1964-1969: Box #315, Folder #315.3]
  • Letter from LP to Dr. Emile Zuckerkandl Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique RE: LP would be happy to give a short talk at the Montpellier meeting on biochemical aspects of phylogenesis. [Filed under LP Correspondence: Zuckerkandl, Emile, 1958-1980: Box #465, Folder #465.9]
  • Letter from LP to Hubert H. Humphrey, Vice-President of the United States, RE: Informs that he has received no acknowledgment of his receipt of the petition he sent. Asks him to send an acknowledgment and let him know how he plans to act on the petition. [Letter from LP to Humphrey March 3, 1966][Filed under LP Correspondence: H: Individual Correspondence (Humphrey, Hubert H.): Box #163, Folder #163.5] 
  • Letter from LP to Lucius H. Kentfield, The Kendrey Company, RE: Thanks him for the photographs of some polyhedra. Does not think that the pyritohedron is the polyhedron that he has constructed. [Letter from Kentfield July 17, 1966][Filed under LP Correspondence: K: Correspondence, 1966: Box #202, Folder #202.4]
  • Letter from LP to Mrs. Erna Weill RE: He is looking forward to seeing the two bronze casts and asks what amount of money he should send to cover packing and shipping fees. [Filed under LP Correspondence: W: Correspondence, 1966-1970: Box #447, Folder #447.1]
  • Letter from LP to Professor Thomas C. Bruice, University of California, Santa Barbara, RE: LP is pleased to accept Bruice's invitation. [Filed under LP Speeches, 1966s2.9]
  • Letter from Rene Maheu Director-General UNESCO to LP RE: The first of the two working papers which are to be made available to participants of the round-table is being sent. The second will be dispatched at a later stage. [Filed under LP Correspondence: U: Organizational Correspondence. (Un - Un): Box #420, Folder #420.2]
  • Letter from Victor P. Smolnikoff to LP RE: After explaining the Shane effect he asks if LP knows whether alcohol and pentothal would form clathrate microhydrate crystals in the body or not. If so then LP's molecular theory of anesthesia explains the Shane effect. [Filed under LP Correspondence: S: Correspondence, 1966-1967: Box #384, Folder #384.1]
  • Receipt from Rayne Soft Water Service, RE: $5.50. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial, Box 4.061, Folder 61.2]
  • Receipt from Standard Oil Company of California, RE: $3.54. [Filed under LP Biographical: Business and Financial, Box 4.061, Folder 61.2]
  • Research Notebook of LP RE: Graphite. p. 4-6. [Filed under LP Research Notebooks: 31R]