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Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Thomas C. Chalmers [on copy of S149] Annotation pdf (164,315 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Thomas C. Chalmers [on copy of S149]
Description:
Item is handwritten. Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (164,315 Bytes)
Date:
1992-09-14 (September 14, 1992)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
Chalmers, Thomas C.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: SAM Science and Man Series
Box Number: 107
Folder Number: 13
Unique Identifier:
BBGDXT
Accession Number:
92
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Writings
SubSeries: Science and Man
Folder: S149: "We're So Accustomed to Using Chlorine That We Tend to Overlook Its Toxicity" (3 May 1969)
Transcript:
149 Dear Tom -- I had my knocks on this issue too, and could get no funding from EPA. [mark to note, when it suited them, they rediscovered (and I believe exaggerated) CHCl3 as a carcinogen, Josh. [stamped, SEP 14 1992]]
Please do send me your paper on the subject.
Yours,
Josh.
5-3-64
SAM 149
[printed material follows]
Pn28 [sic], P237
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-12-07
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW: re chlorine toxicity; I had my knocks on this issue
too, and could get no funding from EPA...  When it suited them
them, they rediscovered (and I believe exaggerated) CHCl3 as
a carcinogen.  P-208, P-237;

jl  9/17/00