In this response to Luria's letter of 25 March 1965, Pauling agreed to resign his membership in the National Academy of
Sciences in protest over the war in Vietnam if Luria could get others to agree. Pauling included with this brief response
a list of NAS members who he believed might also consider resignation.
Item is handwritten.
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1965-03-29 (March 29, 1965)
Luria, Salvador E.
Original Repository: American Philosophical Society. Library. Salvador Luria Papers
Reproduced with permission of Oregon State University Library, Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Politics, Science, and Social Responsibility
Letter from Salvador E. Luria to Linus Pauling (March 25, 1965)