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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to J. H. Wiggins Annotation pdf (98,897 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to J. H. Wiggins
Description:
Photocopied with article by George Getz: "Mild Sonic Booms Seen Aiding Home" Washington Post (27 April 1969).
Item is handwritten. Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (98,897 Bytes)
Date:
1969-04 (April 1969)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
Wiggins, J. H.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: SAM Science and Man Series
Box Number: 105
Folder Number: 26
Unique Identifier:
BBGDMK
Accession Number:
92
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Writings
SubSeries: Science and Man
Folder: S24: "Big Decisions on Big Boom" (25 December 1966)
Transcript:
[printed material along top and right side of page, see original]
The ms. of your paper.
Did you really compare overpressure with static pressure in this way? Or is that a reporter's misconstruction?
Do you have any critical published data on this point?
Should we have a concerted program of periodic sonic stress? Have you calculated cost-effectiveness ratios?
Joshua Lederberg
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-12-07
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW: hormesis; sonic booms good for house structure;
"should we have a concerted program of periodic sonic stress?"

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