Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson


Title:
Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson
Description:
In this letter Crick expressed his critical reaction to the manuscript of Watson's account of their discovery of the double helix. Crick regarded the book as a betrayal of their friendship, an invasion of his privacy, and a distortion of the scientific methods used in their discovery.
Extent:
2 pages
Date Created:
10 March 1966
Creator:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Recipient:
Watson, James D. (James D. Watson)
Source:
Original Repository. Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers. 11646. URL. http://archives.wellcome.ac.uk/
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. and http://library.wellcome.ac.uk/
Subject:
DNA and Writing
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBHR
NLM ID:
101584582X103
Genre:
Letters (correspondence) and Drafts (documents)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 26. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/45