Letter from Salvador E. Luria to the editor of The Washington Post


Title:
Letter from Salvador E. Luria to the editor of The Washington Post
Description:
In this letter to the editor, Luria protested statements made by Amherst College Professor Harold Plough about the possibility of radiation-induced genetic mutation due to atmospheric nuclear tests in a recent article. This letter appeared in the newspaper on 5 July 1962.
Extent:
2 pages
Date Created:
27 June 1962
Creator:
Luria, S. E. (Salvador Edward), 1912-1991
Recipient:
Washington Post Company
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 Daniel D. Luria. and Reproduced with permission of the American Philosophical Society.
Subject:
Ethics
Profiles in Science ID:
QLBBDF
NLM ID:
101584611X46
Genre:
Articles and Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text