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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Walter Gilbert pdf (68,289 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Walter Gilbert
Description:
Item is handwritten. Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (68,289 Bytes)
Date:
1978-06-20 (June 20, 1978)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
Gilbert, Walter
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Correspondence D
Box Number: 18
Folder Number: 152
Unique Identifier:
BBGBHX
Accession Number:
78
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1935-2002
SubSeries: 1961-1978
Folder: Gilbert, Walter
Transcript:
Prof. W. Gilbert
Harvard
Space options at R.U.
I have grave doubts whether the "musical chairs" that Norton proposed for Smith Hall is a feasible task within a timeframe that would be useful to you.
I have renewed hope, however, about opening up a floor of the Tower Building, iff we can get the cooperation of Wayne Bardin and the Pop'n Council group. To that end, I am actively working on a bundle of other incentives that might make it reasonable to expect them to offer that cooperation. All this is a most delicate bit of diplomacy; and the worst constraints are 1) TIME before your deadline, and 2) premature
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[stamped, JUN 20 1978]
rumors of the tack we are taking.
I did want to reaffirm the seriousness of my pledge. I really think that space is the only serious problem: I am pretty sure that we can put together quite an attractive package for you with respect to the other parameters if we can find an answer to your real estate requirements in time.
Sincerely,
Josh.
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