Letter from Eliot Stellar to Marshall W. Nirenberg


Title:
Letter from Eliot Stellar to Marshall W. Nirenberg
Description:
Stellar, chairman of the Committee of Human Rights for the National Academy of Sciences, provides Nirenberg with background on the important work of the committee, founded in 1976 at the request of NAS membership. Stellar provides examples of some of the cases with favorable outcomes including Pedro Castillo in Chile, Ismail Mohamed in South Africa, and Anatoly Scharansky in the Soviet Union. Nirenberg is invited to be a correspondent to the committee.
Extent:
4 pages
Date Created:
20 March 1986
Creator:
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) and Stellar, Eliot, 1919-1993
Recipient:
Nirenberg, Marshall W.
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of the University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center. and Reproduced with permission of James R. Stellar.
Profiles in Science ID:
JJBBZD
NLM ID:
101584910X419
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 15. Folder: 26