Letter from Linus and Ava Helen Pauling to Salvador E. Luria


Title:
Letter from Linus and Ava Helen Pauling to Salvador E. Luria
Description:
With the election of John Kennedy, Linus Pauling stepped-up his efforts to combat nuclear weapons and atmospheric testing. In this letter, the Paulings urged Luria to sign the "Appeal to Stop the Spread of Nuclear Weapons." This petition would eventually be signed by over 200,000 Americans.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
15 January 1961
Creator:
Pauling, Linus (Linus Pauling) and Pauling, Ava Helen
Recipient:
Luria, S. E. (Salvador Edward), 1912-1991
Source:
Original Repository. American Philosophical Society. Library. Salvador Luria Papers. 12096
Original Repository:
American Philosophical Society. Library. Salvador Luria Papers
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of Oregon State University Library, Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers.
Subject:
Ethics
Profiles in Science ID:
QLBBCV
NLM ID:
101584611X38
Genre:
Letters (correspondence) and Petitions
Language:
English
Format:
Text