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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Postcard from Karl Paul Link to Joshua Lederberg pdf (87,322 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Postcard from Karl Paul Link to Joshua Lederberg
Description:
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
2 (87,322 Bytes)
Date:
1964-02 (February 1964)
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:
BBAKPT
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:
Dear Joshua: Will you be on your base March 15-21. If so I would like to pay you my respects. I can do so in 1/2 hr.
Our son Tom is in Kornbergs Dept.
We have another son at Berkeley
I noticed while in NY city last week an item in the N.Y.T. that the stuff hurled at the moon was only "partially sterile." Who coined that combination? Its either sterile or not sterile. I know that from one course in Ag Bacty taken in '20 long before you put sex on the [. . . ] of microwise. It would appear to me that you "LUNAR GUYS" are or have to make too many con-
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cessions[?] to the hurry-up boys. If I were on that project and Micro-biologist I would have Quit - I mean Quit the hour a "partially sterile" mass of junk was hurled at The Moon.
I deal with entrepreneurs etc - but I dont bow or bend before them. K.P.L.
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