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Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Gerson D. Cohen pdf (69,180 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Gerson D. Cohen
Description:
Item is handwritten. Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (69,180 Bytes)
Date:
1981-04-12 (April 12, 1981)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
Cohen, Gerson D.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Correspondence E
Box Number: 31
Folder Number: 67
Unique Identifier:
BBGBWW
Accession Number:
76
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1935-2002
SubSeries: 1978-1984
Folder: Cohen, Gerson D.
Transcript:
Gerson Cohen
JTS
[stamped, APR 12 1981]
Tarrytown Conference
Dear Gerson --
Last Oct. 28 you were kind enough to write me about your conferences on ethics and Jewish life.
It was gauche of me not to respond. I had hoped to about New Year's -- frankly undecided whether the political orientation of your first conference was one I wished to engage.
Then before I could come to grips with reaching a decision I unhappily was laid low with a cervical disk problem which was quite miserable for several weeks. Fortunately, it resolved itself without need for surgery; but the loss of time and the enforced interruption of various other respon-
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sibilities has left me with a backlog I am just now digesting. But be assured I am now quite well again.
At any rate, I hope your first conference did go well; that you will forgive my lapse; and that we may continue to stay in touch personally and around the very same issues.
With best wishes
Joshua.
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