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The Sol Spiegelman Papers

Title:
Letter from Roger Y. Stanier to Sol Spiegelman pdf (41,528 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Roger Y. Stanier to Sol Spiegelman
Description:
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (41,528 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
27 February 1950
Creator:
Stanier, Roger Y.
University of California, Berkeley. Department of Bacteriology
Recipient:
[Spiegelman, Sol]
Rights:
Courtesy of George B. Spiegelman.
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Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Politics
Exhibit Category:
RNA-DNA Hybridization in Viruses, 1955-1965
Relation:
Metadata Record Letter from Roger Y. Stanier to Sol Spiegelman (March 29, 1950) pdf (283,890 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/PXBBGQ.pdf
Box Number: 11
Folder Number: 48
Unique Identifier:
PXBBGR
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1946-1983
Folder: Stanier, Roger, 1947-1969
Transcript:
February 27
Dear Sol:
The crises over the Loyalty Oath has become acute. On Friday, the Regents laid down an ultimatum: sign by April 30 or be fired (newspaper headlines). You can imagine what a blockbuster this was. Of course we're going to put up a hell of a fight, but now the only possible outcomes are either resignation of the Regents or destruction of Cal as a great university, and I'm afraid, incredible as it seems, that the latter is more probable. Unless, we win, I am through here. If the Senate backs down, I will sign on April 30 and look for another job. If it supports non-signers, I would sign and will presumably be fired as of July 1. In the former case I can afford to wait and look around, but in the latter I must get another job immediately. Will you keep this in mind, mention it to people you meet, and let me know of any possible openings?
Best wishes
Roger
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2007-04-12
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