Letter from Linus Pauling to Salvador E. Luria


Title:
Letter from Linus Pauling to Salvador E. Luria
Creator:
Pauling, Linus, 1901-1994
Recipient:
Luria, S. E. (Salvador Edward), 1912-1991
Date:
29 March 1965
Description:
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.
Original Repository:
American Philosophical Society. Library. Salvador Luria Papers
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Oregon State University Library, Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Lists (document genres)
Subject:
Ethics
Format:
Text
Extent:
2 pages
Relation:
Letter from Salvador E. Luria to Linus Pauling, 1965
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. American Philosophical Society. Library. Salvador Luria Papers. 12096
Legacy ID:
QLBBCX
NLM ID:
101584611X40
Profiles Collection:
The Salvador E. Luria Papers
Story Section:
Politics, Science, and Social Responsibility