Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick
Description:
Watson wrote to Crick in preparation for the ceremony at which he, Crick, and Wilkins were awarded the 1960 Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research "for their contribution in revealing the structure of the DNA molecule." The Award was presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association in San Francisco, November 3, 1960. He also revealed that "I continue to live and sleep messenger RNA."
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
2 August 1960
Creator:
Watson, James D. (James D. Watson)
Recipient:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
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 James D. Watson.
Subject:
Awards and Prizes
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBHX
NLM ID:
101584582X108
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 26. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/45