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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Postcard from Karl Paul Link to Joshua Lederberg pdf (77,311 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Postcard from Karl Paul Link to Joshua Lederberg
Description:
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
2 (77,311 Bytes)
Date:
1962-03-21 (March 21, 1962)
Creator:
Link, Karl Paul
Recipient:
Lederberg, Joshua
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Paul K. Link.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Correspondence D
Box Number: 21
Folder Number: 118
Unique Identifier:
BBAKPS
Accession Number:
18
Document Type:
Postcards
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1935-2002
SubSeries: 1961-1978
Folder: Link, Karl Paul
Transcript:
3-21-62 Dear Joshua: I got your greetings via Halverson etc.
I used to see your name in Nature - now Ill [sic] look for it under Kennedy. It occurred to me that one of the best places to spend a million bucks on mental retardation would be in the circle of defense advisers etc that surround J.F.K. Or you might divide it between J.F.K's boys and N.K's.
The local situation with its foibles and frailities of human nature must amuse you.
It would appear that you left just in time to avoid the
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"ferment" thats [sic] a polite way to pass judgment on the mess you have missed.
With best wishes and all good cheer for you and yours,
Karl Paul Link
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2009-06-25
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